Rebekah Duckworth of Clinton, Miss., has been named to 2010-11 Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities at The University of Southern Mississippi.
Duckworth, a communication studies major, is the daughter of Billy and Betsye Duckworth. She is currently Miss University of Southern Mississippi. She is a member of The Legacy, the Student Government Association, Kappa Delta Sorority and the Communication Studies Association.
Duckworth was one of 40 students at Southern Miss selected for this prestige award. Who’s Who Among American Colleges and Universities is the highest award the academic community bestows. Students are chosen based on the following criteria: grade point average, community involvement, future leadership ability and/or potential and participation and leadership within school organizations and extracurricular activities.