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Education

Area students selected to honors program

EAST PEORIA — Dristin Cluskey of Henry and Lauren Hoffert of Bradford have been selected to participate in the honors program at Illinois Central College, East Peoria, for the 2013-14 academic year.

Participants in the honors program receive a full tuition waiver and are eligible to enroll in special honors courses as well as participate in social and community service projects. The ICC program also offers students active participation in research assignments, in-depth class discussions and group projects.

The program is limited to 50 students each year. Entry into the program is based on college entrance exam scores, high school GPA, extracurricular involvement and a statement of personal interest.

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