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University Names Henderson Resident 2013 Women of Distinction Scholar
Published on Wed, Nov 7, 2012 (6:53 a.m.)WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. – Faith Warren of Henderson, Nev., has been selected to receive Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Women of Distinction scholarship. Proceeds from the 22nd Women of Distinction luncheon on Feb. 20 provide scholarships for outstanding female students at Palm Beach Atlantic. Warren, who was selected based on her academic achievements and community involvement, will help deliver the welcome and invocation at the event held at The Breakers, Palm Beach.
Warren has made the President’s List and Provost’s List every semester since her freshman year. She is a communication major with a 3.9 GPA, and she also serves as a leader of the women’s cross-country team. The team placed fourth at last year’s regional competition.
She has served as president of the communications honor society, Lambda Pi Eta, and she is active in the PBA chapter of the College Republicans. She also writes for the student newspaper, The Beacon. During her freshman year, she worked to promote PBA by conducting tours for prospective students for the Admissions department.
In addition to her work in the classroom and on the cross-country team, Warren has been a group leader for ROOTS, through which she ministered to freshman and sophomore women. She also has served on mission trips to Nicaragua and Mexico, and she works as an intern in the young adults ministry at the Palm Beach Gardens campus of Christ Fellowship. Warren also volunteers with special-needs high school students through Capernaum Ministries.
Warren is a 2009 graduate of Coronado High School in Henderson, Nev. She is the daughter of John Paul and Cathy Warren of Henderson.
Palm Beach Atlantic University is a private, independent university offering undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in West Palm Beach, Orlando, Wellington and online. The University is dedicated to the integration of Christian principles to prepare students for learning, leadership and service.