Stanislaus State senior Channing Wilson, a Turlock High School graduate, has been selected as an American Kinesiology Association Undergraduate Scholar for 2016.
The award is given to a select number of students from 140 member university programs whose academic and leadership records are distinctive. The winners have demonstrated exceptional interest in the field of kinesiology and possess personal qualities that lend themselves to assuming leadership positions.
Wilson, who also is a track and field athlete, holds a 3.993 grade point average. She is one of the students who started the 100 Citizens Project, a program that has joined with the City of Turlock to provide free fitness training sessions, led by Stan State kinesiology students, in local parks.