Brooke Rieke Schanowski, of Winfield, Illinois, was named one of the 2016 Outstanding Senior Award recipients from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) at The Ohio State University.
Award winners are selected via a competitive process, and are evaluated on excellence and demonstrated personal and professional growth in the areas of academic scholarship, student organization leadership, and involvement in the university and the broader community.
Schanowski is the daughter of Mark and Susan Schanowski. She will earn her degree in agricultural communication and after graduation she plans to become an on-air meteorologist.
Rieke Schanowski’s notable experience during her time at Ohio State include serving as a college ambassador, a University Peer Mentor, participating in the Media, Marketing, & Communications Scholars Program, and working as an On-Air Meteorologist for Lantern TV.
The Outstanding Senior Awards were presented at the CFAES Recognition Banquet on April 17, 2016.