News & Events

 

 

 

Press Release

2008-2009

 

June 25, 2009


Students from 16 different schools receive scholarships to Cowley

 

The Student Services Department at Cowley College has awarded scholarships to the following students for the 2009-10 academic year.

  • From Arkansas City High School: Michael Kahm, son of Doug and Twilla Kahm, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At ACHS, he was involved in tennis and band. He plans to major in mechatronics.
  • From Winfield High School: Travis Black, son of Paul Coon and Debra Piatt, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At WHS, he was a member of Key Club and the Weightlifting Club. He is undecided on a major.
    Marcus Tapia, son of Michael and Barbara Tapia, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At WHS, he was a state placer in wrestling and track and field. He was also the state champion in 2008 and 2009 in the bench press powerlifting. He plans to major in secondary education.
  • From Oxford High School: Kevin White, son of Keel and Jami White, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Oxford, he was involved in football, FFA, the National Honor Society and was the basketball team manager for two years. He also made the honor roll all four years. He plans to major in agribusiness.
  • From Douglass High School: Maralee Courtney, daughter of Dan and Lynette Courtney, is the recipient of a Danceline Scholarship. At Douglass, she participated in dance, marching band, concert band, pep band, FCA, and cross country. She is undecided on a major.
    Jeff Scharff, son of David and Linda Scharff, is the recipient of a Automotive Technology Scholarship. At Douglass, he was involved in basketball, baseball, FCCLA, Kay Club, SADD, and Skills USA. He plans to major in automotive technology.
  • From Wellington High School: Rebecca Clark, daughter of Randy and Karin Clark, is the recipient of a Instrumental Music Scholarship. At Wellington, she participated in marching band, pep band, concert band, SADD, Key Club, youth group, forensics, drama, and debate. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Wichita Northwest High School: Brittany Cave, daughter of Bill and Michelle Cave, is the recipient of a Danceline Scholarship. At Wichita Northwest, she was involved in 4-H, Key Club, FCCLA, and the Culture Club. She plans to major in early childhood development.
  • From Wichita South High School: Clinton Coen, son of Gary and Rita Coen, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Wichita South, he was involved in Student Council, French/Spanish Club, bowling, and the South High Political Youth Club. He plans to major in political science/business administration.
  • From Wichita East High School: Le’Breon Jackson, daughter of A.J. and Carol Oliver, is the recipient of a Cheerleading Manager Scholarship. She plans to major in social work.
  • From Towne West Resource Center: German Clerici, son of Ana Mariscal, is the recipient of a Cowley Partnership Scholarship. At TWRC, he participated in football and wrestling. He plans to major in engineering.
  • From Goddard High School: Spencer Dougherty, son of Les and Sandy Dougherty, is the recipient of a Eagle Scout Scholarship. At Goddard, he participated in track, cross country, drum line, campus life, and Eco-Meet. He plans to major in business.
  • From Clearwater High School: Heath Davis, son of Tim and Donna Davis, is the recipient of a Automotive Scholarship. He plans to major in automotive technology.
  • From Chanute High School: Peter Fairchild, son of Brian and Cindy Fairchild, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At Chanute, he was involved in football, baseball, KFEA, drama, and the select ensemble. He was named the vocal student of the year. He is undecided on a major.
  • From Minneapolis High School: Morgan Johnson, daughter of Deb Johnson, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Minneapolis, she was involved in cheerleading, volleyball and school plays. He plans to major in elementary education.
  • From Ponca City (OK) High School: Bailee Ward, daughter of Greg and Linda Ward, is the recipient of a Athletic Ambassador Scholarship. At Ponca City, she was involved in DECA and Youth and Government. She graduated with a certificate of distinction and plans to major in liberal arts.
  • From Newkirk (OK) High School: Leah Peters, daughter of Kurte and Brenda Peters, is the recipient of a Athletic Ambassador Scholarship. At Newkirk, she was involved in softball, basketball, track, National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, Stepp Up, FCA, and Gifted and Talented Students. She plans to major in art.
  • From Shidler (OK) High School: Mariah Fishel, daughter of Mare and Victoria Fishel, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Shidler, she was involved in cheerleading, track, basketball, yearbook, and volunteer work. She plans to major in mortuary science.