Mr. & Ms. York CollegeOwens and Parsons receive honors
York College held their annual All-College Banquet Thursday night at the Stone Creek Event Center in McCool Junction and presented the awards of Mr. and Ms. York College. YC faculty and staff make the selection for this award using leadership, involvement, academic performance and personality as the criteria.
Janae Parsons, senior Elementary Education major from Delta, Colorado, and Jake Owens, senior Biblical Studies major with a Youth Ministry emphasis from Liberty, Missouri, were honored with YC's highest award.
Also awarded during the evening were Dr. Frank Wheeler – Teacher of the Year, Rusty Ridley – Staff Member of the Year, Academic Excellence Award – Omega Phi, Big Heart Award – Kingsmen, Women's All Sports Award – Beta Beta Sigma, & Men's All Sports Award – Alpha Chi Epsilon.
Candidates for Mr. and Ms. YC were (1st row) l-r: Patrick Good – senior Biology major from York, Nebraska, Eric Heatwole – senior Elementary Education major from Scottsbluff, Nebraska, Jake Owens – senior Biblical Studies major from Liberty, Missouri, Dustin Kinnison – senior Natural Science Teacher Education major from Hudson, Colorado, Stephen Detlefs – senior Communications/Speech Theory major from Calamus, Iowa (2nd row) Nicole Melby – senior Elementary Education major from Scandia, Kansas, Sonia Rohda – senior Psychology major from Waverly, Nebraska, Janae Parsons – senior Elementary Education major from Delta, Colorado, Bevin Carroll – senior Physical Education, K-12 major from Butler, Missouri, and Jennifer Witt – senior Biology major from Flagler, Colorado.