Local Huntington University students listed among ‘Who’s Who’ among US scholars

Four Huntington County residents are among the 20 Huntington University students named to the 2013 edition of "Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges."

The local students are Samantha Brown, Austin Coffey and Gaynel Nave, all of Huntington, and Jamon Hammel, of Andrews.

Brown is studying psychology. Coffey is majoring in accounting and Nave is a biology major. Hammel has a double major, accounting and business management.

Other HU students included in the publication are Sarah Albright, of Orland; Rachel Batdorff, of Bluffton; Issac Beal, of Greenfield; Tianna Clark and Megan Storch, both of Fort Wayne; Jessi Emmert, of Tallahasee, FL; Jillian Heidelmeier, of Villa Park, IL; and Christina Kriebel, of Brookston.

Also, Joshua Lanphier, of Cincinnati, OH; Aaron Lehman, of Berne; Alexandra Strawhun, of Moscow Mills, MO; Jessica Sullivan, of Ada, MI; Jessica Sweeney, of Nlissfield, MI; Doris Walker, of Kandern, Germany; Abbey Wise, of Frankfort IL; and Lance Wood, of Waterville, OH.

Campus nominating committees and editors of the annual directory base their selections on academic achievement, service to the community, leadership in extracurricular activities and potential for continued success.