Allendale Student Receives Excellence in a Discipline Award
ALLENDALE, Mich. – Wendy Hoekstra of Allendale, Michigan has been awarded the Excellence in a Discipline Award for Elementary Education from Grand Valley State University. Hoekstra is a graduate of Jenison High School.
The Excellence in a Discipline Award honors one undergraduate student and one graduate student in each academic major. Faculty from each department select the award recipient for their academic major.
Grand Valley is dedicated to providing a rich learning environment for students, offering a wide range of majors and hands-on research opportunities. Highly credentialed and responsive faculty and individual advisors and mentors promote a liberal education that teaches students critical thinking and problem-solving.