Jude nominated for St. Mary’s award

Saint Mary’s University biology pre-physical therapy major Jacinta Jude, daughter of Peter and Anna Maria Jude, of Maple Lake, was nominated for the university’s Outstanding Senior Female Award. For the past 46 years, Saint Mary’s has honored a male and a female senior who have demonstrated the ideals of scholarship, character, leadership, service to colleagues and the university community, as well as genuine concern for the needs of others. Jude has demonstrated these qualities through her involvement with Big and Little Pals, College Colleagues, S.O.U.L. (Serving Others United in Love) Trips, and Delta Epsilon Sigma (National Scholastic Honor Society). She was the president of Beta Beta Beta (Biology National Honors Society) and Volunteer Mentors and held an officer position in Biology Club. She has competed in various intramural sports and was an orientation leader for three years. She also worked as a tutor of calculus and chemistry. After graduation, she plans to attend the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Masters of Occupational Therapy Program and eventually work as an occupational therapist in Minnesota.