Sutherland named to honors list at COD

By on July 1, 2009

Greg Sutherland of Sugar Grove was named to College of DuPage’s academic honors list for the spring 2009 semester.

This spring, Sutherland was a recipient of the Honors Scholars Medal for successfully completing COD’s Honors Scholar Program and was inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society.

Sutherland was elected as the 2009-2010 president of the Philosophy Club. He was elected as the 2009-2010 Community Outreach Coordinator, an officer’s position of the executive board of the COD Student Leadership Council, and met with Illinois lawmakers in Springfield during “Student Advocacy Day” on April 22 to request more appropriate state funding for Illinois community colleges.

Sutherland is studying small group communications this summer, an honors class that culminates in a backpacking trip in the Hawaiian wilderness along the Napali Coast, Kauai.

Sutherland is a 2008 graduate of Kaneland High School.