VERMILLION, S.D. – University of South Dakota School of Education major Morgan Hartenstein was awarded the most outstanding submission for a scholarship to attend the National Education Association’s Leadership Summit in Orlando, Florida Feb. 24-26.
"We are honored to have such strong student leaders who are willing to represent our state and bring value to the field of education," said Donald Easton-Brooks, dean of the School of Education.
The purpose of the national leadership summit is to develop and train activist leaders with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to lead a relevant and thriving organization.
Hartenstein is secretary of the USD South Dakota Education Association Student Chapter and an English education major in her third year in the School of Education.