Cameron Bechard, son of Glenn and Amber Bechard of Plainfield, was awarded the Outstanding Major in Chinese Award during Honors Day May 13 at North Central College in Naperville.
A junior, Cameron carries a double major in Chinese and international business with a minor in Spanish at North Central College. He will be studying abroad and conducting an internship in Costa Rica in the fall. He is a graduate of Plainfield North High School.
Cameron is co-president of the Chinese Club and is involved with the Entrepreneurship and International Business Organization. He landed an internship at an Internet marketing company through campus networking and, in his second year, studied abroad at Peking University in China. In March, during a session on Higher Education/Leadership at the Academy of International Business Midwest Chapter Conference, Bechard gave a presentation titled “The Impact of Internationalization on Higher Education and an Analysis of the Stakeholders.”
His name has regularly appeared on the Dean’s List.