Brookings, SD — Brookings High School seniors Katie Osbeck and Cynthia Campbell were honored as the Brookings Rotary Club’s January Students of the Month. 

Katie is the daughter of Joel and Missy Osbeck of Brookings.  Some of her in-school activities have included: Volleyball, Track, Choir, Cross Country, and FCCLA.  Outside of school, she is involved with her church student leadership team and worship team.  Her honors and offices have included National Honors Society and Honor Roll.  Katie plans to attend Indiana Wesleyan University to pursue a degree in mathematics education.

Cynthia Campbell is the daughter of Dan and Kathleen Campbell of Aurora.  Some of her in-school activities have included: National Honors Society, Student Government, Multi-Cultural Club, Health Occupation Students of America, Spanish Club, Basketball, Track, Cross Country, Choir and Band.  Outside of school, she has been involved with American Legion Auxiliary Juniors, We Are Healers, Center for Native American Youth at Aspen Institute, Girls State, and National Native American Youth initiative.  Her honors and offices have included various offices in American Legion Auxiliary Jrs., Student Government, Most Inspirational JV Athlete, Athletic Scholar Academic Excellence, Music Scholar Award.  Cynthia plans to pursue a degree in physical therapy.

Each month during the school year, the Brookings Rotary Club recognizes two students who excel in exhibiting their motto “Service Above Self” and fulfill the ideals of the Four-Way Test: Is it the truth?  Is it fair to all concerned?  Will it build goodwill and better friendships?  Will it be beneficial to all concerned? 

Photo: Cynthia Campbell, Katie Osbeck, and Rotary President Jennifer Soma