Robert Pruett of Mendenhall, Miss., has been named to 2010-11 Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities at The University of Southern Mississippi.
Pruett, a history and Spanish double major, is the son of Stephen Pruett and Delwyn Pruett. He is a member of the Student Government Association, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society, Lambda Sigma Honor Society, Golden Key Club, The Legacy, Sigma Chi Fraternity and the Baptist Student Union.
Pruett 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.