The Rotary Club of Flushing recently honored Nadine Dabish as the October Rotary Student of the Month. Nadine is a senior at Flushing High School. She is an excellent example of the Rotary motto “Service Above Self.” Nadine is involved in 16 different clubs and organizations at Flushing High School. She is an officer in the Rotary Interact Club, Student Leadership Organization, and Students for Choice. She is a proven leader who works tirelessly on many different projects throughout the school. Additionally, Nadine loves music. She is an accomplished violinist in the Advanced Orchestra and a member of the school choir. Nadine also enjoys the theater. She will be the Cowardly Lion in the upcoming play, “The Wizard of Oz” with performances at Flushing High School Auditorium on November, 4, 5, and 6, 2016. Nadine plans to attend college next year with the intention of furthering her studies in veterinary school. Nadine is the daughter of Steve Dabish.
$1,000 scholarship. Honored were Justin Rau and Shannon Shaughnessy. These two
graduates stood out among others for their school involvement and community service.
Justin Rau was the Student Council President, the Varsity Club President, the Class of
2016 Vice President, Varsity Football team captain, and a member of National Honor
Society. As a member of NHS, Justin tutored FHS students. He was also able to
provide mentoring and tutoring to students at Elms Elementary. Justin volunteered at
the Salvation Army during Christmastime providing Christmas food and presents to
families that otherwise would not be able to celebrate the holiday. Justin plans to attend
Wayne State University where he will study business administration, with an eventual
plan to attend law school.
mentored children on incarcerated mother or fathers. She became particularly
interested in this group because she is planning an eventual career in the legal field.
Additionally Shannon was a member of the National Honor Society at Flushing High
School where she tutored FHS students. She also participated in Student Leadership
Organization, where she volunteered at the annual Candlewalk and at Springview
Elementary. Shannon was a captain of the Girls’ Varsity Swim Team. Shannon plans
to attend the University of Michigan Ann Arbor where she will study pre-law, with an
eventual plan to attend law school. The Rotary Club of Flushing wishes both Justin and
Shannon the best of luck at their respective colleges.