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2012-2013

 

April 25, 2013


Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 28 schools

 

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

  • From Arkansas City High School: Emily Davis, daughter of Donny and Sharon Ellis, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in tennis, FFA, AC Players, and the French Club. She was a member of the Counselor’s Honor Roll and plans to major in art.
    Jacob Hernandez, son of David and Mandi Hernandez, is the recipient of an Athletic Manager Scholarship. At ACHS, he was involved in football, baseball and track. He was a member of the National Honor Society and plans to major in sports management.
    Jazmin Lara, daughter of Damian and Lucia Lara, is the recipient of an Art Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in FFA and GSA. She received several art awards and plans to major in education.
    Breanna Leake, daughter of Rhonda Collins, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in softball, cheer, Usherettes, yearbook, School Counts, and the National Honor Society. She was a 2013 Soroptimist Girl and plans to major in pre-dental hygiene.
    Marissa Leake, daughter of Rhonda Collins, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in softball, marching band, concert band, volleyball, Usherettes, Kids Impacting Cowley County, and the National Honor Society. She was a member of the Honor Roll, was a Kansas Honor Scholar, and was a Soroptimist Girl. She plans to major in nursing.
    Courtney Saia, daughter of Sue Saia, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in tennis, softball, KAY, FCA, SADD, Usherettes, School Counts, and the National Honor Society. She was a Soroptimist Girl and a Kansas Honor Scholar. She plans to major in pharmacy/accounting.
    Josh Schwartz, son of Larry and Lori Schwartz, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At ACHS, he was involved in football, wrestling, baseball, and career internship. He was a member of the Honor Roll and is undecided on a major.
    Clayton Swanson, son of Jeff and Darla Swanson, is the recipient of a Cowley Activities Awareness Team Scholarship. At ACHS, he was involved in football, track, and FFA. He was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in Wildlife Management.
  • From Ark City Christian Academy: Madeline Eis, daughter of John and Tamen Eis, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. She plans to major in cosmetology.
    Levi Sutton, son of Paul and Julie Sutton, is the recipient of an Instrumental Music Scholarship. At ACCA, he participated in soccer and Praise Band. He plans to major in music.
  • From Winfield High School: Travis Allender, son of Jeff and Shari Allender, is the recipient of a Career and Technical Education Department Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in football, and was a member of the Scholastic and Principal’s Honor Rolls. He plans to major in machine tooling.
    Katrina Cropek, daughter of Bill Cropek, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in cross country, soccer, track, cheerleading, FCA, Student Council, and HOSA. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in nursing.
    Zachary Graham, son of Steve and Bonnie Graham, is the recipient of a Business, Computer and Information Technology Department Scholarship. At WHS, he participated in baseball, basketball, and HOSA. He received a perfect attendance award and was named to the Principal’s Honor Roll. He plans to major in accounting.
    Tim Grammon, son of Bruce and Ann Grammon, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in wrestling, football and basketball. He was a member of the Honor Roll and is undecided on a major.
    William Harper, son of Kayoko Harper and Albert Martinez, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in Debate, choir, and Foreign Cultures Club. He was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and received awards for reading and vocal music. He plans to major in computer science.
    Tanner Hottinger, son of Kevin and Jenny Hottinger, is the recipient of an Institutional Business Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in football, baseball, golf, power lifting, W-Club, FCA, and the CASA fundraiser. He was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in accounting/business.
    Amanda Krook, daughter of Scott and Michelle Krook, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in cheerleading, orchestra, and choir. She received awards in choir, orchestra, and social science. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in science.
    Alexandra Lindly, daughter of George and Marla Lindly, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in tennis, HOSA, Link Crew, and was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll. She plans to major in nursing.
    Jace Mills, son of Lorie Foster and Justin Mills, is the recipient of a Communications Scholarship. At WHS, he was the Class president, and was involved in Student Council, broadcast/print journalism, Youth Entrepreneurs of Kansas, FCA, Teenage Republicans, Skills USA, and the Mayor’s Youth Commission. He was named a Student of the Month and plans to major in communications.
    Patrick Neises, son of Alfred and Rebecca Neises, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in soccer and track and field. He was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in elementary education.
    JoeLee Voss, daughter of Jerry Voss, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in FCCLA, Youth Entrepreneurs, FCA, HOSA, SADD, Drama, Key Club, volleyball, choir, volunteering, yearbook, and the National Honor Society. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and Scholastic Honor Roll, and the National Art Honors Society. She plans to major in psychology.
  • From Central-Burden High School: Brett Magner, son of Michael and Keyna Magner, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Central, he was involved in FCA, football, basketball, track, baseball, Student Council, and Letterman’s Club. He plans to major in automotive technology.
  • From Cedar Vale High School: Stephanie Cox, daughter of Richard and Latonya Cox, is the recipient of a Career and Technical Education Department Scholarship. At Cedar Vale, she was involved in cheerleading, yearbook, Bigs, and the National Honor Society. She was named the Basketball Homecoming Queen and Mrs. Cedar Vale. She plans to major in non-destructive testing.
    Colt Rose, son of Joseph and Gloria Rose, is the recipient of a Career and Technical Education Department Scholarship. At Cedar Vale, he participated in football, basketball, baseball, track and band. He plans to major in non-destructive testing.
  • From Oxford High School: Garret Kennedy, son of Danny and Tammy Kennedy, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Oxford, he was involved in football, basketball, baseball, Student Council, FFA, Big’s Little’s, and the National Honor Society. He was a member of the Principal’s, Counselor’s and Superintendent’s Honor Rolls. He plans to major in pre-medicine.
  • From Udall High School: McKayla Poss, daughter of Jeffery and Michele Poss, is the recipient of an Instrumental Music Scholarship. At Udall, she participated in softball, volleyball, band, forensics, FCCLA, SADD, colorguard, FCA, and the math team. She plans to major in early childhood education.
    Kaylee Walker, daughter of Jeannine Daniels, is the recipient of a Creative Writing Scholarship. At Udall, she was involved in yearbook and Big Brothers and Big Sisters. She plans to major in creative writing.
  • From Douglass High School: Janelle Fowler, daughter of David and DeLynn Fowler, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. She plans to major in elementary education.
    Holly Landis, daughter of Daniel and Paula Landis, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At Douglass, she was involved in cheerleading, musicals, forensics, volleyball, cross country, and FCCLA. She plans to major in communications.
    Avery McNelly, son of Brian and Rhonda McNelly, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. At Douglass, he participated in football, track, FCCLA, KAY, D-Club, SADD, Student Council, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, and Scholars bowl. He was a Kansas Honor Student and plans to major in business.
    Shaeli Munroe, daughter of Marc and Hallie Munroe, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Douglass, she participated in volleyball, softball, KAY Club, SADD, Environmental Club, FCCLA, and was a student athletic trainer. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in nursing.
    Kandice Wright, daughter of Tye and Anne Wright, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Douglass, she was involved in volleyball, track, FCCLA, SADD, Student Council, KAY, Madrigals, FCA, Honor Choir, musicals, and the National Honor Society. She was the Homecoming Queen, a Kansas Honor Scholar and Presidential Scholar and plans to major in business.
  • From Belle Plaine High School: Kelly Hunt, daughter of Debbie Hunt, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, she was involved in volleyball, track, FCCLA, and was the Student Council president. She plans to major in nursing.
    Dalin Mead, son of Lance and Heidi Mead, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, he participated in football, baseball, basketball, and was the fall Homecoming King and president of the Letterman’s Club. He is undecided on a major.
    Darry Mead, son of Lance and Heidi Mead, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, he was involved in baseball, cross country, FBLA, Student Council, and the Letterman’s Club. He is undecided on a major.
  • From Conway Springs High School: Katie Clum, daughter of Jay and Karen Clum, is the recipient of an Academic Civic Engagement through Service (ACES) Scholarship. At Conway Springs, she participated in volleyball, track, softball, FCCLA, and was the junior class secretary. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-nursing.
    Kaitlyn Whitney, daughter of Lance and Ruth Whitney, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At Conway Springs, she was involved in volleyball, track, basketball, softball, FCCLA, Bog Brothers and Big Sisters, and Seniors for Seniors. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-nursing.
  • From Derby High School: Jasmine Haddock, daughter of Ben and Susan Haddock, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Derby, she participated in drama, choir, Repertory Theatre, and art. She received a 1 rating at the state singing competition and plans to major in elementary education.
    James Horsley is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Derby, he participated in AFJROTC. He is undecided on a major.
    Matthew Mizak, son of Linda Mizak, is the recipient of an Eagle Scout Scholarship. At Derby, he was involved in the Air Force junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, and was active in the Mulvane Boy Scout Troop 888 and the Sons of the American Legion Post 408. He received awards in AFJROTC and the Eagle Scouts. He plans to major in political science.
    Samantha Vawter, daughter of Bill and Jennifer Vawter, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At Derby, she participated in the Drama Club. She received several awards for performing and directing. She plans to major in theatre.
  • From Mulvane High School: Katlin Bryant, daughter of Pat and Lisa Bryant, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Mulvane, she was involved in Student Council, Thespians, KAY, and Klassy Kats. She was the Homeoming Queen and plans to major in Interior Architecture and Product Design.
    Douglas Chace, son of Vince and Tracy Chace, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Mulvane, he participated in soccer, KAY, bowling, girl’s soccer manager, and Circle of Friends. He was a member of the honor roll and plans to major in physical therapy.
    Kayley Miller, daughter of Kerry and Linda Miller, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Mulvane, she was involved in volleyball, bowling, softball, and KAY. She plans to major in education and Spanish.
    Kaitlyn Price, daughter of Michael and Lorretta Price, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Mulvane, she participated in cross country, art, and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in pre-nursing.
    Kaleb Price, son of Michael and Loretta Price, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At Mulvane, he was involved in golf, track and Scholar’s Bowl. He is undecided on a major.
  • From Maize South High School: Andrew Horning, son of Ryan and Kathryn Horning, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. At Maize South, he was involved in forensics, improv, and the National Honor Society. He plans to major in theatre.
    Kayla McLaughlin, daughter of Chad McLaughlin and Jeff and Marsha Phillips, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At Maize South, she was involved in forensics, drama, colorguard, Chemistry Club, Spanish Club, improv, and pep band. She plans to major in theatre/psychology.
  • From Blackwell (OK) High School: Lindsay Burrow, daughter of Bobby and Christie Julian, is the recipient of a Pageant Scholarship. At Blackwell, she participated in FCCLA and vocal music. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Wichita-Northeast Magnet High School: Mayrelee Kirgis, daughter of Lee Kirgis, is the recipient of a CAAT Scholarship. At Northeast Magnet, she was involved in swimming, Future Educators Association, the National Honor Society, and was a Student Ambassador and Student of the Month recipient. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-dentistry.
    Garrett Wolf, son of Tim and Angie Wolf, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At Northwest, he was involved in Theatre, bowling, and orchestra. He plans to major in theatre.
  • From Wichita South High School: Natoshea Cate, daughter of Michael Cate, is the recipient of an Athletic Training Scholarship. At Wichita South, she was involved in volleyball and swimming. She was a Kansas Honor Scholar and plans to major in pre-physical therapy.
    Krystina Stephen, daughter of Calvin and Diana Mitchell, is the recipient of a Cowley Activities Awareness Team Scholarship. At Wichita South, she was involved in volleyball, track, Student Council, Teen’s Hope, Choose Respect, Student Advisory Council, and was a peer educator and member of the honor roll. She plans to major in social work.
  • From Wichita Southeast High School: Brauntez Fair, son of Leandra and Courtney Fair, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At Wichita Southeast, he participated in Thespian, choir, Student Council, madrigals, and AVID. He plans to major in theatre.
  • From Norwich High School: Alecia Henson, daughter of Kurt and Nellene Henson, is the recipient of a Humanities Scholarship. At Norwich, she participated in track, cross country, forensics, SADD, Kayettes, FCA, Lions Quest, and school plays. She plans to major in broadcasting/creative writing.
    Rebecca Hinnenkamp, daughter of Robert and Karen Hinnenkamp, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At Norwich, she was involved in FCA, Kayettes, and SADD. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Wichita Northwest High School: Emily Loehner, daughter of Kurt and Stacey Loehner, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Northwest, she participated in Drama, FEA, the National Honor Society, and was Student of the Month two times. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Argonia High School: Kayla Stringer is the recipient of a Cowley Activities Awareness Team Scholarship. At Argonia, she participated in basketball, school plays, Kay Club, 4-H, and Upward Bound. She was on the B-Honor Roll each semester and plans to major in psychology.
  • From Attica High School: Jacob Westerman, son of Emery and Jennifer Westerman, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Attica, he participated in basketball, football, Debate, and the National Honor Society. He is undecided on a major.
  • From Cheney High School: Katrina Ukena, daughter of Travis Ukena and Melinda Ukena-Abbott, is the recipient of a Social Science Scholarship. At Cheney, she was involved in Girls Glee, softball, Friends of Rachel, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, Spanish Club, cross country, volleyball, basketball, jazz band, leadership, forensics, drumline, Student Council, and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in psychology.
  • From Caney Valley High School: Maramae Elliott, daughter of Frank and Gale Elliott, is the recipient of a Journalism Scholarship. At Caney Valley, she was involved in softball, volleyball, and was on the Principal’s Honor Roll. She plans to major in journalism.
  • From Insight of Kansas High School: Libby Heflin, daughter of Warren and Lena Dreher-Heflin, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At Insight of Kansas, she participated in 4-H, Youteens, Theatre, Choir, Via Christi, and the National Honor Society. She received a Community Service Award and plans to major in forensic nursing.
  • From Eisenhower High School-Goddard: Shelby Slusser, daughter of Michael and Heather Slusser, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Eisenhower, she was involved in the dance team, Ambassadors, FBLA, Circle of Friends, Spirit Club, KAY, and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in clinical psychology.
  • From Elk Valley High School: Kyler Duke, son of Randy and Michelle Duke, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At Elk Valley, he was involved in basketball, baseball, cross country, track, football, yearbook, Student Council, FCCLA, KFEA, FFA, SADD, and was a member of the Honor Roll. He plans to major in ophthalmology.
    Jonas Ferguson, son of Daniel and Kathy Ferguson, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At Elk Valley, he was involved in band, honor band, marching band, FBLA, FFA, SADD, FCCLA, baseball, basketball, cross country, track, football, Drama Club. He was also appointed to the position of Government Counselor for the 2013 session of Boys State. He was a member of the honor roll and plans to major in chemical engineering.
  • From Haven High School: Ian Brannan, son of Doug and Jeanine Brannan, is the recipient of a Creative Writing Scholarship. At Haven, he participated in band, jazz band, choir, Wildcat Singers, tennis, cross country, and track. He is undecided on a major.
  • From Herington High School: Victoria Addis, daughter of Russell and Suzy Addis, is the recipient of a Mass Communications Scholarship. At Herington, she participated in Student Council, Broadcasting Crew, Art Club, Drama Club, Scholars Bowl, SAAD, track, basketball, Forensics, pep band, Engineering Club, and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in mass communications.