Jacob Carl Smith of Hackett has been selected as one of 29 representatives from Arkansas Tech University in the 2011 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.
Smith has held the positions of treasurer and secretary of finance and administration for the Arkansas Tech Student Government Association (SGA).
His service to SGA has also included working as chairman of Wonder Week, chairman of the SGA Student Affairs Committee, Gold Rush chairman, Homecoming Ceremony Committee chairman and Homecoming Parade Committee chairman.
A member of the Dean’s List in multiple semesters, Smith was selected as the Tech Idol singing competition winner in fall 2010.
Smith held the office of Wilson Hall Government president and was vice president of the College Republicans.
Smith has been active in the Arkansas Tech instrumental music program, the Volunteer Action Council, the Pre-Med Club, Baptist Collegiate Ministry and Tri-Beta. Smith is majoring in biology with a minor in mathematics and chemistry. He will graduate from Arkansas Tech in May 2012. His parents are Lisa and Brad Smith of Hackett.]]>