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Oct. 2, 2013
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Lee's Summit junior named Student Leader of Month

Baldwin City, Kan. — Ben Sobek, a junior from Lee's Summit, Mo., has been named Baker University's Student Leader of the Month for September.Ben-Sobekforweb

Sobek, a Spanish and French major, is president of Zeta Chi fraternity, Interfraternity Council, Baker Rallies against Violence, and Alpha Mu Gamma, an honor society for students.

The nomination for the leadership honor stated:

"It is evident that Ben gives all of himself in his activities. In the classroom, Ben is always the first to speak during class discussions, and in the evening after activities have concluded, Ben is always the last one to turn the light out after completing his studies. Ben exemplifies everything a Baker leader should."

Baker University is committed to assuring student learning, and developing confident, competent and responsible contributors to society.