Vocal Music Education
Emily is a sophomore Vocal Music Education major in the voice studio of Ms. Kay Schepker. She is a member of the Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society and the Catholic Student Association. After graduation she wants to attend graduate school to study Music Education. Emily has had the honor of playing the character of Ida in the operetta Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss and her junior recital is coming up.
Chemistry with a concentration in Biochemistry
Razan Qamar is a freshman majoring in chemistry with a concentration in biochemistry. She currently serves as an undergraduate lab assistant in Southeastern’s biochemistry research lab, and she is the publicist of the ACS club on campus. Razan presented research in the LBRN’s annual conference in January and the Honors Recognition Ceremony in December. After graduating, she plans to further her education by attending medical school and pursue a career in medical research.
English with a concentration in Language and Literature and a minor in Spanish
Carter is a 4.0 Honors student and currently serves as a referee and concession worker at St.James Parish Recreation Soccer, lector at St. Joseph Catholic Church Parish, and a hostess. In high school, she was a 4-year member of the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, Program Battalion Commander, Military Ball Queen, Color Guard Commander, and 4-year Active Member and Secretary of the Senior Beta Club. Carter's ENGL300 research paper was selected for presentation at the Celebration of Research and Creativity Conference on Tuesday, February 11, 2020. After graduation, Carter wants to become TESL certified and teach English abroad while being a freelance artist.
Communication with a Spanish Minor
Victoria serves as President of the Honors Club, is a Leadership Ambassador, and is a member of PRSSA and BCM. She currently works as an intern at the Gagliano Group, a full-service marketing company. Before starting college, Victoria took a semester off to serve as an intern at Irkutsk Christian Center in Siberia. While there she traveled to Yakutsk, the coldest city in the world. Victoria is passionate about education and connecting others. She has seen how being in honors has impacted her personally and loves how honors brings people together from a variety of disciplines. Victoria hopes to further her education by pursuing a masters degree in business administration. She recently started her own business, Rocquin Educational Consulting, to help students take advantage of CLEP tests and find and apply for scholarships.