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2009-2010

 

December 9, 2009


Cowley awards scholarships to students from 20 different schools

 

The Student Services Department at Cowley College has awarded scholarships to the following students.

  • From Arkansas City High School: Rosi Simmons, daughter of Pat and Denise Simmons, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in cross country, FCA, Ark City Players, Usherettes, and the student council. She also made the academic honor roll and was a member of the National Honor Society. She is undecided on a major.
    Melissa Snider, daughter of Eric and Susan Snider, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in tennis, band, jazz band, Ark City Players, FCA, and the student council. She plans to major in physical therapy/sports medicine.
    Jennifer Odom, daughter of Mike Moore and Pat Kerr, is the recipient of a GED Scholarship.
    Adrianne Spielman, daughter of Justin and Jana Spielman, and Sherry Spielman, is the recipient of a Danceline Scholarship. At ACHS, she was a member of the Purple Paws Danceline, French Club, student council, choir, and was in the musical “Oklahoma”. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Winfield High School: Andrew Marymee, son of Wallace and Jewell Marymee, is the recipient of a Robert Brown Memorial Scholarship. At Winfield, he participated in band, chess club, and football. He plans to major in engineering.
  • Home School (Winfield): Anna Hollingsworth, daughter of Jess and Sheryl Hollingsworth, is the recipient of a Academic Civic Engagement through Service Scholarship. In high school, she was involved in competitive swimming, was a lifeguard at Southwestern College’s indoor pool, was active in her church, and took courses at Cowley College. She also received a 1 rating at the piano festival and was a member of the Musical Honor Choir. She plans to major in children’s ministry.
  • From Udall High School: Jamiee Grinstaff, daughter of Thomas and Michelle French, is he recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Udall, she participated in volleyball, basketball, cheerleading, track, SADD, FCCLA, choir, band, color-guard, and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in nursing.
    Bryanna Allen, daughter of Eric and Marya Allen, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Udall, she was involved in volleyball, basketball, track, cheerleading, color-guard, band, yearbook, FFA, FCCLA, SADD, drama, choir, and the student council. She was also a member of the Honors Band. She plans to major in nursing.
     Markie Gilday, daughter of Randy and Kasey Gilday, is the recipient of a Student Services/Pageant Scholarship. At Udall, she was involved in cheerleading, track, FBLA< FCA, SADD, student council, National Honor Society, and was the manager for the volleyball and dance teams. She was a member of the school’s honor roll. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Douglass High School: Ethan Goodwin, son of David and Shawna Goodwin, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Douglass, he was involved in wrestling, cross country, marching band, concert band, and jazz band. He was a member of the honor roll and received a “I” rating at the state solo small ensemble festival. He plans to major in English/secondary education.
    Jeff Scharff, son of David and Linda Scharff, is the recipient of a Automotive Technology Scholarship. He plans to major in applied science.
  • From Dexter High School: Leah Lawrence, daughter of Max and Peggy Lawrence, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At Dexter, she was involved in volleyball, basketball, softball, Drug Free Dexter, FCCLA, and FCA. She received all-conference recognition in basketball, softball, and volleyball. She plans to major in cosmetology.
    Shelbye Butler, daughter of David and Carlye Butler, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At Dexter, she was involved in FCCLA, Drug Free Dexter, student council, track and field, art, band, FCA, Math Teams, drama, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, and was a sports manager. She plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
    Elizabeth Joyce, daughter of Steven and Rachel Joyce, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At Dexter, she was involved in cheerleading, track and field, Drug Free Dexter, FCA, and was the homecoming queen. She plans to major in nursing.
  • From Oxford High School: Allison Neises, daughter of Lawrence and Geri Neises, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Oxford, she was involved in softball, KAYS Club, Scholar’s Bowl, Forensics, several school plays, and was the class vice president. She was also named Miss Oxford. She plans to major in business management and accounting.
  • From Cedar Vale High School: Amanda Jo Bryant, daughter of Keith and Billie Jo Bryant, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At Cedar Vale, she participated in basketball, softball, Lions Club, and Big Brothers and Big Sisters. She is undecided on a major.
  • From South Haven High School: Cassandra Dvorak, daughter of Tad and Tammy Dvorak, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At South Haven, she was involved in volleyball, basketball, track, FFA, JETS, student council, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, and the Pep Club. She was named to the Superintendent’s Honor Roll, Principal’s Honor Roll, and was a Kansas Honor Scholar. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Belle Plaine High School: Kyle Carter, son of Bill and Julie Carter, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, he was involved in Forensics, Foreign Language Club, TSA, band, and Scholar’s Bowl. He plans to major in accounting.
    Trevor Corbett, son of Rex and Sandy Corbett, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, he participated in football, basketball, Letterman’s Club, High School Singers, and was the baseball team manager. He is undecided on a major.
  • From Derby High School: Christian Gomez, son of Jose and Simona Gomez, is the recipient of a Automotive Scholarship. At Derby, he was involved in the Hispanic Club. He plans to major in automotive.
  • From Mulvane High School: Morgan LeClair, son of Morgan and Kelly LeClair, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Mulvane, he was involved in Cat Tracks, K-Cat, and the Rowdie Crowd. He plans to major in pre-law.
    Coleton Caldwell, son of Perry and Valerie Caldwell, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Mulvane, he participated in baseball, student council, jazz band, Rowdie Crowd, and the National Honor Society. He was a KU Honor Scholar and made the Principal’s Honor Roll. He plans to major in biology/pre-dentistry.
    Chelsea Peterman, daughter of Alisha and Darrin Plumer, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Mulvane, she participated in soccer and band. She was also a member of the Honor Roll. She plans to major in social work.
    Drew Shelinbarger, son of Jon and Karla Shelinbarger, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Mulvane, he participated in football. He was also a member of the Honor Roll and named a Kansas Honor Scholar. He plans to major in chemistry.
  • From Newkirk (OK) High School: Hope Gray, daughter of Lea Lake, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At Newkirk, she took part in cosmetology, Bleacher Creatures, STEPP, and the National Honor Society. She was named to the Superintendent’s Honor Roll and the Principal’s Honor Roll. She plans to major in pre-medicine.
  • From Braman (OK) High School: Jenna Richmond, granddaughter of Bobbie Sandborn, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At Braman, she participated in basketball, softball, cheerleading, FCA, drama, music programs, and is the current president of FFA. She was named Outstanding Music Member, Outstanding Junior FFA Member, and was voted Most Improved Offensive Player and Most Valuable Defensive Player as a member of the basketball team. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Gardner-Edgerton High School: Hillary Simpson, daughter of Terry and Jolena Simpson, is the recipient of a Danceline Scholarship. At Gardner-Edgerton, she was a member of the Blazerette dance team, Trailblazer Band, student council, FCCLA< DECA, and student council. She made the High Honor Roll. She plans to major in EMT-Paramedics.
  • From Marais Des Cygnes Valley: Ariel Massey, daughter of William and Tamara Massey, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Marais Des Cygnes, she was involved in volleyball, basketball, track, FBLA, and the National Honor Society. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Wichita South High School: Allison Roncone, daughter of Constance Roncone and Greg Heath, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Wichita South, she was involved in diving, cheerleading, and swimming. She placed first in the City League in diving and also placed at state. She was also an All-American cheerleader and was named to the Honor Roll. She is undecided on a major.
    David Templonuevo is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Wichita South, he was the JROTC Drill Team commander and was part of the Orienteering Team. He was named a District Honorary Cadet. He is undecided on a major.
    Amanda Morin, daughter of Armando and Sara Morin, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Wichita South, she was involved in softball, concert band, marching band, Toys for Tots, Kansas Newman Hispanic Scholar Program, and the National Honor Society. She was a WSU Honor Scholar, WSU Presidential Scholar, and Newman Hispanic Scholar. She plans to major in athletic training. 
    Kyle Waits, son of Daniel and Amy Waits, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Wichita South, he participated in swimming and soccer. He is undecided on a major.
    Samantha Kegley, daughter of Byron and Cindy Bohne, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Wichita South, she was involved in drama, choir, vocal jazz, art, photography, softball, tennis, Principles Advisory Council, Recycling Committee. She was also involved in the Leadership Retreat’s, was a member of the Honor Roll, and was given the Outstanding Achievement Award. She plans to major in elementary education.
  • From Campus High School: Tracey Marr, daughter of Terry and Brenda Marr, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Campus, she was involved in student council, theatre, and band. She was also a member of the Honor Roll. She is undecided on a major.
    Daniel Worthan, son of David and Crystal Worthan, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Campus, he participated in soccer, wrestling, tennis, and his youth group. He is undecided on a major.
    Kayla Corby, daughter of Michael and Rosemarie Corby, is the recipient of a Trustee Scholarship. At Campus, she was involved in marching band, pep band, and the symphonic band. She was named a Kansas Honor Scholar. She plans to major in mathematics.
    Alisa Mulryan, daughter of Michael and Shara Mulryan, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Campus, she was involved in Future Educators of America and Youth Friends. She plans to major in elementary education.
    Keith Lowden, son of Kerry Jones and Kelly Lowden, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Campus, he participated in band. He plans to major in welding.
    Laura Dorsey, daughter of Carol Dorsey, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Campus, she was involved in band. She is undecided on a major.
    Morgan Shugart, daughter of Kimberly Shugart, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Goddard High School: Marilyn Nguyen, daughter of Thuy Tran, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Goddard, she participated in the Multicultural Club, and was a member of the National Honor Society. She was also a Presidential Scholar. She plans to major in engineering.
  • From Andale High School: Hailey Knoblauch, daughter of Greg and Abby Knoblauch, is the recipient of a Danceline Scholarship. At Andale, she was a member of the dance team, National Honor Society, SADD, and was the president of the student council. She also was a recipient of the school’s Student of the Month award. She is undecided on a major.
    Jennifer Marson, daughter of George and Florence Marson, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Andale, she was involved in the Art Club and SADD. She made the Principal’s Honor Roll and High Honor Roll, while also being named Artist of the Month three times. She plans to major in secondary education.