The Kiwanis Club of Jacksonville has named Natalie Kennedy March 2008 student of the month.

The Kiwanis Club of Jacksonville has named Natalie Kennedy March 2008 student of the month.

Natalie is the daughter of Annette and Dan Zahnaw and a junior at South Medford High School.

Her school activities include Kiwanis Key Club, school snowboarding team, volleyball, piano, and ceramics. She received a medal in snowboarding with the school team at Mount Hood. She enjoys her two AP classes (U.S. history and chemistry) and is taking two honors classes in English and precalculus.

Her community service includes an annual trip with the Jacksonville Presbyterian Church group to Tijuana to build houses for the poor.

She plans to go on to college and wishes to enter the medical field and study human pathology. She also hopes to be able to tour Europe.

Natalie will receive a savings bond and certificate from Jacksonville Kiwanis Club as an outstanding "hope of the world."