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2010-2011

 

December 15, 2010


Students from 30 different schools receive scholarships to Cowley College

 

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

  • From Arkansas City High School: Stephanie Palmer, daughter of John and Katerina Palmer and Kathy and Robert Rutherford, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in band, French Club, and the National Honor Society. She is undecided on a major.

    Briley Sparlin, daughter of Anita Sparlin, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in SADD and Work Ethics. She plans to major in criminal justice.

    William Duren, son of Robert and Hyunhee Duren, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At ACHS, he participated in soccer, track, orchestra, AC Players, Debate, Forensics, Botball, and the National Honor Society. He is undecided on a major.

    Jennifer Odom, daughter of Mike Moore and Pat Kerr, is the recipient of a Donald and Wilda Patterson Scholarship. She plans to major in criminal justice.

  • Arkansas City Christian Academy: Madison Zimmerman, daughter of Paul and Annette Zimmerman, is the recipient of a Business/Computer and Information Technology Scholarship. At ACCA, she was involved in volleyball, basketball, and volunteering. She plans to major in business management.

  • From Winfield High School: Emily Horton, daughter of Chryl Horton, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At Winfield, she was involved in danceline, spirit squad, and the W Club. She was named to the Principals Honor Roll and is undecided on a major.

    Sandy Tiet, daughter of Dzung and Melinda Tiet, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At WHS, she participates in SADD, Student Council, Interact, concert orchestra, Southeast Asian Club, and the Oracle student newspaper. She was a member of the principal’s honor roll and plans to major in pharmacy and nursing.

  • From Caldwell High School: Dylan Bristor, son of Keith and Marie Bristor, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Caldwell, he was involved in band, pep band, basketball, track, Scholar’s Bowl, FCCLA, KAYS, and was the sophomore class president and prom king as a junior. He plans to major in psychology.

  • From Wellington High School: Jace Rausch, son of Mark and Michelle Rausch, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Wellington, he participated in football, track, FFA, and the National Honor Society. He is undecided on a major.

    Kayla Murphy, daughter of Mike and Debbie Murphy, is the recipient of a Boyer Scholarship. She plans to major in pre-medicine.

  • From Cedar Vale High School: Alicia Jones, daughter of Gary Jones, is the recipient of a John and Olive Kappler Scholarship. She plans to major in creative writing.

  • From South Haven High School: Danielle Gressel, daughter of Devin and Tina Gressel, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At South Haven, she was involved in volleyball, basketball, track, Student Council, teachers aid, and was the president of FCA and the Pep Club, as well as Miss Hunnewell 2010. She is undecided on a major.

    Haley Hinman, daughter of Fred and Pam Hinman, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At South Haven, she was involved in band, choir, yearbook, school plays, Student Council, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, vice president of the Pep Club, and was the president of the National Honor Society and Jets. She was a Kansas Honor Scholar and the school’s 2010 Homecoming Queen. She is undecided on a major.

  • From Central-Burden High School: Alexsa Coon, daughter of Cindy Beamer, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At Central-Burden, she was involved in FCCLA, choir, FCA, BIGS, Letterman’s Club, National Honor Society, National Honor Roll, and was named Miss Burden. She plans to major in business or early childhood education.

  • From Belle Plaine High School: Kurstin VonFeldt, daughter of Raquel VonFeldt, is the recipient of a Boyer Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, she participated in basketball, softball, Girls Glee and the Spanish Club. She also served as the baseball team manager. She received the Ad Astra per Aspera Award and plans to major in accounting.

    Chris Bohnert, son of John and Teri Wrenn, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, he participated in football, baseball, band, FCA, and the Foreign Language Club. He plans to major in welding.

  • From Argonia High School: Kayla Hutton, daughter of Ronda Olmstead, is the recipient of a Boyer Scholarship. At Argonia, she was involved in volleyball and choir, while also being named to the Dean’s Honor Roll. She plans to major in psychology.

  • From Mulvane High School: Chance Swaney, son of Scott and LaWava Swaney, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Mulvane, he participated in football, baseball, basketball, track, M Club, and SADD. He plans to major in architectural drafting/chemistry.

    Kevin Sweeney, son of Loretta Sweeney, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Mulvane, he participated in cross country, track, KAY, Rowdie Crowd Council, and the National Honor Society. He was named to various honor rolls and plans to major in nursing.

    Samantha Miller, daughter of Terry Miller and Rebecca Wells, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Mulvane, she was involved in soccer, basketball, volleyball, KAY, and the National Honor Society. She is a Kansas Scholar and Wichita State Scholar and is undecided on a major.

    Adrienne Hock, daughter of Brad Hock, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Mulvane, she participated in track, FCA, and was a manager for the football team. She plans to major in psychology.

    Andrea Goad, daughter of William and Tami Goad, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Mulvane, she ran as part of the track and cross country teams. She also made the honor roll and plans to major in health promotion.

    Kenneth Stark, son of Randy and Kathy Stark, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Mulvane, he participated in band, jazz, and the marching drumline. He is undecided on a major.

    Meridith Dale, daughter of Steve and Brenda Dale, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Mulvane, she was involved in cheerleading, KAY, and was a board member of FCCLA. She was a member of the honor roll all four years and plans to major in elementary education.

    Taite Pulliam, daughter of Dustin and DeVon Pulliam, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Mulvane, she participated in cheerleading, basketball, soccer, KAY, FCCLA, and SADD. She plans to major in public relations.

    Tyler Gilbert, son of Carla Gilbert, is the recipient of a Endowment Scholarship. He plans to major in graphic design.

  • From Derby High School: Naci Peters, daughter of Randy Peters and Sharon Michaels, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Derby, she was involved in Drama Club, color guard, and the Junior Optimist Club. She received first place in the school’s Improv competition along with other awards for her work in the school’s Drama Club. She plans to major in exotic veterinary medicine.

  • From Campus High School: Tessa Stowe, daughter of Scott and April Stowe, is the recipient of a Trustee Scholarship. At Campus, she is involved in Campus Singers and Screaming Stampede. She is a Kansas Honor Scholar, Wichita State Presidential Scholar, and a part of the school’s honor roll. She plans to major in pre-engineering.

    W. Alex Alvarez, son of Jimi Walker and Brandi Alvarez, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At campus, he participated in wrestling, football, Link Crew, automotive, and SADD. He was a member of the honor roll all four years and plans to major in nursing.

  • From Andover High School: Jillian Turner, daughter of Bart and Joy Turner, is the recipient of a Patrick J. McAtee Scholarship. At Andover, she was involved in band, choir, and theatre. She plans to major in Theatre.

  • From Maize High School: Brittny Zettl, daughter of Roger and Michelle Zettl, is the recipient of a Roto Lotto Scholarship. She plans to major in pre-nursing.

  • From Wichita South High School: Elizabeth Morrison, daughter of Damon and Jenna Morrison, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Wichita South, she was involved in DECA, swim team, and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in business education.

  • From Wichita Southeast High School: Amber Wolford, daughter of Donna Wolford, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. She was recognized for being among the top 10 percent of her class and plans to major in nursing.

  • From Towne West Resource Center: Derrick Gastineau is the recipient of a Cowley Partnership Scholarship.

    Zachary Wehrley, son of Spencer and Dawn Wehrley, is the recipient of a Cowley Partnership Scholarship.

  • From Cairo High School: Patrick Sellers, son of Tom and Ceil Foster, is the recipient of a Robert Brown Memorial Scholarship. At Cairo, he participated in soccer, band, and Key Club. He plans to major in MICT.

  • From Wamego High School: Scott Eyck, son of Randy and Linda Eyck, is the recipient of a Hall of Scholars Scholarship. At Wamego, he was involved in basketball, track, FBLA< and Teens as Teachers. He plans to major in MICT.

  • From Cheney High School: William Durant, son of Kent and Danetta Durant, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Cheney, he was involved in cross country, bowling, Boys Glee, pop choir, band leadership, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, the Principals Honor Roll and the National Honor Society. He is undecided on a major.

  • From Chanute High School: Mariah Brooks, daughter of Corey Brooks, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Chanute, she participated in track and field, stage crew, and was the basketball team manager during the 2008-2009 season. She plans to major in theatre.

  • Hillcrest Mutare (Zimbabwe) High School: Rudo Dozya, daughter of Kumbirai Dozya and Kudo Dozya, is the recipient of a Craig Newman Scholarship. At Hillcrest Mutare, she was involved in hockey, debate, public speaking and the Scripture Union. She plans to major in pre-pharmacy.

  • From 4E’s Education: Eileen Gove, daughter of Eric and Beth Gove, is the recipient of a Craig Newman Scholarship. At 4E’s Education, she was involved in the swim club and volunteered at veterinary clinics. She plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.

  • From Republic County High School: Laura Monsanto, daughter of Harold and Carol Monsanto, is the recipient of a Elizabeth Northcut Scholarship. At Republic County, she participated in tennis, KAYS, Flags; show choir, choir, and band. She plans to major in mass communications.

  • From Metro Boulevard: Janell Kiewel, daughter of Jim Underwood and Charlene Fortner, is the recipient of a Hall of Scholars Scholarship. At Metro Boulevard, she was a part of the Tech Team and received first place recognition in the Integrating Technology Design. She plans to major in business administration.

  • From Chaparral High School: Emily Brannon, daughter of Matt and Tammy Brannon, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At Chaparral, she was involved in cheerleading, FCA, KAY Club, Pep Club, Teens as Teachers, SADD, National Honor Society, and was a baseball team manager. She plans to major in sports medicine.

  • From Piper High School: Taran Carlisle, son of Tim and Susan Carlisle, is the recipient of a ACT Scholarship. At Piper, he participated in football, baseball, bowling, and the bass fishing club. He is undecided on a major.

  • From Mahomet-Seymour High School: Tonya Gastineau is the recipient of a Jim Kelly Scholarship.

  • From Home School: Grace Williamson, daughter of Dean Williamson, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. She is undecided on a major.