April 3, 2012
Issaquah student receives academic honors at BC
Casey Pinckney, a second-year student from Issaquah attending Bellevue College, has been named a 2012 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Bronze Scholar by Phi Theta Kappa, a national honor society for community college students.
Additionally, she has been named to the All-Washington Academic Team for academic performance and community service.
As a Bronze Scholar, Pinckney will receive a $1,000 scholarship and recognition in the April 23 issue of USA Today. As a member of the All-Washington Academic Team, Pinckney will receive a $750 scholarship and is in the running for selection to the All-USA Academic Team, which will be announced in April.
Pinckney also received an additional $1,000 scholarship for being the fourth-ranked member of the team.