Whitney Austin, a freshman biochemistry major from Cabot, AR, was selected as the outstanding Freshman Chemistry student at Southern Arkansas University. The chemistry faculty selected Whitney for her outstanding performance and helpful attitude in University Chemistry lecture and lab. Her future plans include completing Pharmacy school.
(Charles) Preston Eubanks, a junior biochemistry major was selected for the Organic Chemistry award at Southern Arkansas University for his dedication and performance in Organic Chemistry lecture and lab. Preston is a 2015 alumni of Magnolia High School. His future plans include completing Pharmacy School.
Brishna Hedstrom, a senior biochemistry major from Fouke, AR, is the 2017 Outstanding Graduate from the Department of Biochemistry & Chemistry at Southern Arkansas University. In addition to her outstanding academic performance, Brishna has a strong record of research through the SAU Natural Resources Research Center. She has also served as an excellent lab assistant and supplemental instructor for the department and as President of the Chemistry Club. Brishna will graduate from SAU with Honors. She was inducted into Alpha Chi National Honor Society, Tri-Beta Biological Honor Society, and Sigma Alpha Pi Leadership Society.