Four Northwest State Community College students have been named to the All-Ohio Academic Team. Abram Klopfenstein of Paulding was named to the All-Ohio Academic Second Team, placing him among the top twenty community college students in the state. Angel Dietrich of Napoleon, Donald Pinckney of Grelton and Elisha Roden of Montpelier were named to the All-Ohio Academic Third Team, placing them among the top thirty community college students in the state. The students were honored at a recognition luncheon on April 26 in the Atrium of the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
“We are proud of the accomplishments of Angel, Abram, Donald and Elisa,” said Lori Robison, vice president for academics at Northwest State. “They have set tremendous examples in the classroom and in their community.” Robison also praised NSCC faculty and staff for their ongoing contributions to student success.
Klopfenstein is a member of the Dean’s Leadership Cluster, Phi Theta Kappa, and Kappa Beta Delta and will graduate Summa Cum Laude in May with an Associate of Technical Studies in Crop and Soil Management.
Dietrich is a member of Phi Theta Kappa and will graduate Summa Cum Laude in May with an Associate of Applied Science in Early Childhood Education.
Pinckney is a member of Phi Theta Kappa and will graduate Magna Cum Laude in May with an Associate of Arts.
Roden is a member of Kappa Beta Delta, Phi Theta Kappa, and will graduate Magna Cum Laude in May with an Associate of Applied Business in Accounting.
Created in 1997, the All-Ohio Academic Team provides recognition to outstanding students in Ohio’s public two-year colleges.