n Veronica Geretz, a senior psychology and philosophy major attending Westminster College in New Wilmington, Pa., was the recipient of several academic awards and scholarships announced April 19 at their annual Honors Convocation. A 2005 St. Paul High graduate, Geretz was honored to receive the Mrs. William L. Smith Scholarship, the McCauley Aid Fund Award and the prestigious McQuiston Outstanding Service Award, given annually to rising senior women and men for unselfish service to the Westminster community during their college careers.
Geretz, daughter of Mary Geretz, of Norwalk and Michael Geretz, of Milan, was also inducted into Pi Sigma Pi, a local scholastic honor fraternity whose purpose is to honor superior students. Requirements for membership include a 3.6 grade-point average or better and completion of 80 semester hours. Her maternal grandparents are Vernon and Veronica Kluding of Norwalk.