Seniors Kate Jensen and Katelin Kearney were named Optimist Club Students of the Month for November and December. They were honored at the Optimist Club of Omaha luncheon and program on Thursday, Dec. 5.

The Optimist Club is committed to promoting and recognizing the good works of area youth. Marian selected Kate and Katelin for the many contributions they share with the Marian community as well as the community at large.

Optimist International is a worldwide volunteer organization made up of more than 2,500 local clubs whose members work to make the future brighter by bringing out the best in children in their communities and in themselves.