Morgan Eckert, ’18

Move over Wonder Woman: Morgan Eckert is our new favorite super heroine. A chemistry major from Fort Wayne, Ind., Eckert is Miss Crossroads to America, has deployed twice in the Air National Guard, is slated to be a pilot in the Guard and has developed a nonprofit organization that is partnering with State to meet the needs of the community.

BY Libby Roerig

Zakary Bushue, ’18

As a social work major from Teutopolis, Ill., Zakary Bushue spent his spring 2017 semester placed at a private facility near his hometown to work with children, birth to 3 years old who are at risk of developmental delays, for his practicum.

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Aria Brinza, ’18

This insurance and risk management major can show us a few moves! Aria Brinza of Terre Haute is a studying for a dance minor.

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Michael Triplett, ’17

Hailing from Kendallville, Ind., U.S. Army veteran Michael Triplett is a master’s of social work major who is helping his fellow soldiers doing clinical work in the VA outpatient clinic. Thank you for your service — both as a soldier and civilian!

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Pamela Chamberlain, ’17

Pamela Chamberlain may not look like one of Metallica’s biggest fans, but she is! The Terre Haute native is a communication major with a concentration in public relations — and she’s happy to play ‘air drums’ any time.

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Robert Shipley, ’17

“A_Shipload_of_Awesome” might be his Instagram handle, but we think it’s also a spot-on description for Robert Shipley of Syracuse, Ind. A health sciences major with a minor in business administration, Shipley was a combat medic in the U.S. Army. Thank you for your service!

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Benjamin Weber, ’17

Watch out world! Huntingburg native Benjamin Weber is ready to take his mad leadership skills — he’s been president of three student orgs! — and his finance and financial services degrees into the workplace!

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