DSU presents Keith Lee II with the Delta Mu Delta Board Award
Keith Lee II was recently selected to receive the Delta Mu Delta Board Award, presented each year to an outstanding student of business. Along with being named a 2013 Delta Mu Delta Scholar, he will receive $1,000 to help offset future educational expenses.
Lee graduated in May, 2013, from Dakota State University with a Bachelor of business administration with an emphasis in management and marketing. He has been named to the Dakota State University President’s Academic Honors List and named a Lowry Scholar by the College of Business and Information Systems because of his academic leadership in the college.
Lee has proven his leadership by serving on the DSU basketball team and attending the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Conference at the College of Ozarks in Missouri. He was named to the 2012-2013 Daktronics-NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball Scholar Athletics and named an NAIA Champion of Character by the DSU coaching staff before the team went to the NAIA Nationals in Missouri.
At DSU, Lee was active in Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE), the DSU 2.0 Multicultural Club, Delta Mu Delta Gamma Xi, Kappa Sigma Iota Honor Society and served as a Peer Tutor with the KML Tutor Program. He was included in the Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges and the Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society. Lee was also involved in many volunteer activities, including South Dakota Senior Games, Friends of Kids with Cancer and Maryville Reaches Out.
Delta Mu Delta (DMD) is an international honor society in business that recognizes and encourages academic excellence of students at qualifying colleges and universities. Dakota State University’s chapter, Gamma Xi, celebrated its 35th anniversary in May while the international organization of DMD is celebrating its 100th anniversary in November.