Resa Ware was elected recently as a Student Representative of the Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society Board of Directors. Resa will begin her 3-year term on January 1, 2015. Representing more than 100 campus chapters throughout the United States and more than 140,000 members worldwide, Resa will contribute to national governance of the organization. Resa is a graduate student in the School of Family and Consumer Sciences. For the past year, Resa served as the president of Eastern Illinois University’s local chapter of Kappa Omicron Nu in the School of Family and Consumer Sciences.
The mission of Kappa Omicron Nu is empowered leaders in scholarship, research, and leadership. This mission will enhance the ability of the organization and chapters to prepare scholars and researchers as leaders for the 21st century. Eligibility criteria for undergraduate and graduate students and professionals include exemplary study and practice related to any of the specialty areas representing the human sciences.