* Katherine Ann Julian, who this spring graduated from St. Francis DeSales High School as a valedictorian, has been named to the Diocese of Columbus' 2013 All-Diocesan Academic Honor Team.
As a DeSales student, Julian participated in National Honor Society, the Mock Trial team, Latin Club and the St. Vincent de Paul Club. She attended Buckeye Girls State, was a DeSales student ambassador and a member of the varsity volleyball and cross-country teams. She volunteers at Nationwide Children's Hospital and the Franklin County Dog Shelter.
Julian plans to study pharmaceutical sciences at the Ohio State University.
She and her family, including parents Steve and Christine Julian of Lewis Center, belong to St. Paul the Apostle Parish in Westerville.