Emily Leiker, Past President of the Delta Omega Chapter at Fort Hays State University, has received the Order of Omega Scholarship.
This scholarship recognizes academic achievements, participation and leadership in campus organizations, citizenship, and service to Order of Omega and the campus community. Emily and two other Greek members on campus received the scholarship.
A senior at Fort Hays State University, Emily has held multiple officer positions within Delta Omega. She is working toward a bachelor's degree in Tourism and Hospitality Management with a minor in Marketing.
Emily is a member of Alpha Kappa Psi, a professional business fraternity. and says, "Both Delta Zeta and Alpha Kappa Psi have helped me to network among other professionals around the world, as well as taught me valuable time management and leadership skills.
"I am also very interested in travel and I have had the opportunity to take a service learning trip to Barbados and Saint Lucia, where I learned about international business practices while working with young entrepreneurs in the area to develop financial plans," Emily continued. "Upon graduating in May of 2017, I hope to either obtain a job in events planning and management, or go on to law school to pursue a Juris Doctor law degree. I am excited to find new opportunities that challenge me to become a better individual."
"When Emily graduates," said Chloe Brown, LAMP Editor, "between her funny personality, her kind heart and her huge collection of movies, she will be greatly missed."