Name: Andrew Menich
Major: Adolescent Young Adult Education - Social Studies
Anticipated Graduation Date: Spring 2017
Nominating Faculty: Dr. Timothy Murnen
Activities, Honors, Awards:
- Adolescent & Young Adult Association, Treasurer
- Recipient of Hoskins Global Scholarship
- Studied abroad in Keele, England
Andrew Menich was nominated by Dr. Timothy Murnen because of the excitement of history and politics he brings to the students he teaches. According to Murnen, Menich displayed a new sense of confidence, and sees the world and his teaching goals in a new light since returning from his study abroad experience at Keele University. In addition, Menich’s expanded perspectives are the basis for a renewed commitment to share valued social studies lessons to future generations.
Following graduation, Menich plans on working in a public school system teaching high school social studies.