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Nominations sought for LSSU Outstanding Native American Student Award

Posted: February 13th, 2013

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. -- Lake Superior State University’s Native American Student Organization is now accepting nominations for the Outstanding Native American Student Award.

The award is presented to a graduating Native American senior who has shown remarkable character while at LSSU.

Candidates may nominate themselves or be nominated by a peer. Nomination packets must include the candidate's grade point average; at least one letter of recommendation; a list of any activities in which the candidate participates on or off campus; tribal affiliation (Canadian students may apply); and a brief letter from the student stating goals after graduation.

Please send nominations to Stephanie Sabatine, director of LSSU Native American Center and Campus Diversity, 650 W. Easterday Ave., Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. 49783;; 906-635-6664 or fax 906-635-2848.

Deadline for nominations is Friday, March 8. -LSSU-

CONTACT: Tom Pink, 906-635-2315,; John Shibley, 635-2314,; Stephanie Sabatine, 635-6664,