Helena Traner

Recognition Year: 
2009

Congratulations to Helena Traner, International Studies and Political Science major, for receiving one of sixty fellowships awarded each year by The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.  These $5,000 fellowships are awarded nationally to members entering their first year of graduate or professional study.  Nominated by Phi Kappa Phi's WSU Chapter, Helena has been actively involved on campus as a member of the College of Liberal Arts Dean's Advisory Board and as a team member for several years on the award-winning Model UN team, most recently serving as head delegate.  In 2007 and 2008, Helena received Presidential Commendations of Excellence for Extracurricular Activities for her work on the Model UN team.  She has been also been involved with the WSU chapters of Alpha Lambda Delta, Golden Key, and Phi Kappa Phi honor societies.  In the community, Helena has been involved with Circle K International and the Dayton Humane Society. Helena graduated from Wright State in June 2009 as a University Honors Scholar and plans to attend Case Western Reserve School of Law in the fall.