Sara Morency ’16 and Dexter Horne ’16 will be the keynote speakers at the upcoming honors convocation on Tuesday, May 3, at 7 p.m. in Newlin Hall of Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts.
Remarks from the speakers, who are selected by tallying votes from the senior class, are always a highlight of the annual celebration of student achievements.
Morency, a sociology/anthropology major from Lowell, Mass., is both a Bonner and Posse Scholar. During her college career, she has served as a resident assistant, philanthropy chair for Centre’s Delta Delta Delta chapter and secretary of the Student Judiciary. Morency is considering a professional career path in non-profit administration or school guidance counseling.
Horn is a politics major and Bonner Scholar from Louisville, Ky. His campus involvements have included serving as president of Centre’s chapter of Phi Kappa Tau as well as working as an ambassador for the admission office. After graduation, Dexter will attend the University of Kentucky’s Martin School of Public Policy and Administration, where he will pursue a masters of public administration degree with a focus on economic development and public financial management.
Additionally, Morency and Horne, who were also selected as the 2015 Homecoming Queen and King, are senior interviewers in the admission office.
Beyond the speakers’ remarks, the program will include the announcement of major campus prize recipients as well as the recipients of program prizes and inductees to academic honorary societies.
by Amy Clark Wise
April 29, 2016