Tuesday, August 04, 2015
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Wednesday, 1/12/2005

Student of the Week: Laura Gerkensmeyer

Laura Gerkensmeyer, a senior from Genoa, plans to attend Owens Community College where she will major in medical imaging. Her favorite subjects are ceramics, math and choir and she carries a 4.0 grade point average.

Laura has achieved First and Second Team All-SLL; is recipient of the All-Star Award and the USAA National History and Government Award. She is a member of the National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society, and plays volleyball and softball.

Laura has participated in the Relay for Life, Buddy Walk, Multiple Sclerosis Bike-to-the-Bay and various church activities.

"Laura excels both academically and socially. She is an asset not only in the classroom, but also on the volleyball court," said Angie Closson, counselor. "Laura is a well-rounded individual who has a bright future ahead of her."

Laura is the daughter of Timothy and Bonnie Gerkensmeyer.

-The student of the week accolades are compiled by the Lucas County Educational Service Center for The Blade.

Recommended for You

Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.