1/27/15 BVU Student Honored

Sloane Morrow… a junior elementary education major from Fort Dodge… has received the Excellence in Mentoring Award from the Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service.

The award was presented by Governor Terry Branstad during a special recognition ceremony last Friday in Des Moines in conjunction with the organization’s annual Mentoring Day on the Hill.

Morrow has served as a mentor with Storm Lake TeamMates for three years while attending BVU. She is on the leadership team with B-V Buddies and has more than 600 hours as an AmeriCorps State member and an additional 400 hours as an AmeriCorps VISTA member. Morrow has also helped recruit more than 50 mentors at BVU by speaking at classes as well as addressing BVU’s entering freshman class.