CITY, S.D. (Feb. 3, 2014) – Senior Haley Dunn, a chemical engineering major at
the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, has received a scholarship
from the Order of Omega, a Greek leadership honor society.
from the Greek houses on campus are selected each year to be inducted into the
Order of Omega based on their service and leadership. The Order of Omega
scholarship was established to recognize academic achievement, participation
and leadership in campus organizations, citizenship and service within the
from Boise, Idaho, has held numerous Alpha Delta Pi sorority offices, including
formal recruitment chair, chapter president and new member coordinator. Dunn is
also involved in the Professional Development Institute for Student Leaders,
Society of Women Engineers, American Institute of Chemical Engineers and the Welcome
Week and M Week committees.
thrower on the Hardrocker track and field team, Dunn also volunteers with Mines
Buddies and Girl Scouts. She has completed three internships at The Dow Chemical
Company and hopes to continue full-time employment with the company following
graduation in May.
Order of Omega has put forth $848,250 towards undergraduate scholarships and $142,750
towards graduate scholarships since 1985. For more information about this
scholarship and organization, visit www.orderofomega.org.
in 1885, the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is a science and
engineering research university located in Rapid City, S.D., offering
bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The university enrolls 2,640
students from 45 states and 37 countries, with a student-to-faculty ratio of
14:1. The average starting salary for graduates is $62,400 with a 98 percent
placement rate. Find us online at www.sdsmt.edu, on Facebook at
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