Meckling native Shannon Jepsen has accepted membership in Golden Key International Honour Society and was honored during a recent new member recognition event at South Dakota State University.
"It is only fitting that a top academic achiever like Shannon be recognized by Golden Key," said John W. Mitchell, Golden Key's chief executive officer. "Our members are inspired and motivated to not only achieve exceptional academic accomplishments, but also make a positive impact on our world through the Society's commitment to leadership and service."
Golden Key International Honour Society provides academic recognition to top-performing college and university students, as well as scholarships and awards, job and internship offerings, networking, service and leadership development opportunities.
Shannon's parents are Scott and Jeanne Jepsen of rural Meckling. Shannon is a Vermillion High School graduate.