Britney Kravish, daughter of Joe and Heather LaMonto, of Frankfort, Ill., was awarded the Outstanding Major in Spanish Award during Honors Day May 13 at North Central College in Naperville, Ill.
A senior, Britney is majoring in Spanish with minors in secondary education and English Language Learning (ELL) at North Central College. She is a graduate of Lincoln-Way East High School.
Britney competed as a member of the women’s cross country and track and field teams. She studied abroad in Costa Rica and also participated in a service trip to Honduras. She is a 2014-2015 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships (ETA) scholarship winner and will receive a fully funded one-year appointment to Mexico as a cultural ambassador and English teacher. Britney plans to be a high school Spanish teacher in the future.
Her name has regularly appeared on the Dean’s List.