GETTYSBURG, PA (11/01/2010)(readMedia)-- Dawn Grashorn, a Gettysburg College senior from Matawan, NJ, has been awarded a 2010 Linnaean Award. Winners are chosen by peers based on the recipients' efforts to improve the campus community, excellence in academic endeavors, and overall achievements during their college careers.
Grashorn is majoring in political science and minoring in secondary education. On campus, she serves as a lab facilitator in the Education Department, resident coordinator, student representative for the Board of Trustees Student Life Committee, and president of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority. She is also a member of the Pi Lambda Sigma Honors Society and Alpha Delta Pi National Academic Honor Society. Her service activities include volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House and participating in Relay for Life.