County residents among Ole Miss seniors recognized for leadership, service

The University of Mississippi has tapped 152 students for listing in the upcoming Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, including one Concord resident.

Concord resident Emily Erin Wicks, a theater arts major, is one of four Ole Miss honorees from St. Louis County. 

Other local honorees include:

Alexandria Marie Thoman, of Chesterfield, international studies, Spanish. 

Connor Anthony Hagan, of St. Louis County, history.

Emily Margaret Rast, of St. Louis County, public policy leadership, business.

For more than 76 years, the annual national publication has recognized outstanding students for campus leadership, community service, academic excellence and organizational membership. It has become one of the most highly regarded and longest-standing honors programs in the nation, according to a press release. 

The Who’s Who honorees will be recognized in a campus ceremony at 4 p.m. Jan. 25 in the Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts.