Thiel College announces Leanna Yeager of Poland as student of the month for February 2014.
Yeager is a senior English literature and secondary education major and is a member of the varsity volleyball and basketball teams. She has been named to the President's Athletic Conference (PAC) Academic Honor Roll five times and has been named to the Dean's List each of her semesters at Thiel. Yeager also is a member of Alpha Chi--the highest academic honor bestowed on students at the college--and Kappa Delta Pi and Sigma Tau Delta, Thiel's education and English honorary societies, respectively. She also is a member of Chi Alpha Sigma--the national college athlete honor society--, and was involved with Lambda Sigma--the sophomore service honorary. She is currently a member of Les Laurier, the senior service honorary.
At Thiel, she serves as a member of the senior class gift committee and recently had a paper accepted at the Susquehanna University Undergraduate Conference for English and Creative Writing. Yeager is the co-editor of Thiel's literary journal, The Phoenix. She is the daughter of Tim and Debbie Yeager of Poland.