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2013-2014

 

August 5, 2013


Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 25 schools

 

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

  • From Arkansas City High School: Alexandria Neal, daughter of Bill and Marsha Russell, is the recipient of a Robert Brown Memorial Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in golf, softball, FCA, SADD, and FAA. She plans to major in accounting.
    Joshua Schwartz, son of Larry and Lori Schwartz, is the recipient of a Athletic Hospitality Scholarship. At ACHS, he was a member of the Honor Roll and was involved in football, wrestling, and baseball. He plans to major in pre-pharmacy.
    Felicia Tennant, daughter of Michael and Lexie Tennant, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in the blood drive. She plans to major in pre-pharmacy.
  • From Winfield High School: Kiersten McGowan, daughter of Eddie McGowan and Lori Miles, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Winfield, she was involved in dance and music. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and received a Staff Choice Award. She plans to major in business.
    Sarah Keesey, daughter of Mike and Ramona Keesey, is the recipient of an Athletic Hospitality Scholarship. At WHS< she was involved in soccer, volleyball, and music. She received a Staff Choice Award and plans to major in early childhood education.
    Justin Lauppe, son of Reta Lauppe, is the recipient of a Dale Wasson Memorial Endowment Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in FFA. He is undecided on a major.
  • From Cedar Vale High School: Brett Champlin, son of Mike and Kathy Champlin, is the recipient of a Craig D. Newman Scholarship. He plans to major in pre-engineering.
  • From Dexter High School: Alesha Bratcher, daughter of Jared and Tammy Bratcher, is the recipient of a John and Olive Kappler Scholarship. At Dexter, she was involved in Student Council, softball, Bigs and Littles, choir, basketball, FFA, Media, Advanced Woods, cross country, orchestra, golf, and the National Honor Society. She was a honor student and Salutatorian and plans to major in cosmetology.
  • From South Haven High School: Lane Cully, son of Darrin and Jennifer Cully, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At South Haven, he was involved in football, basketball, Jets, Pep Club, and the National Honor Society. He was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and received several All-State honors for athletics. He plans to major in business administration.
  • From Wellington High School: Alec Jimenez, son of Jack and Noreen Jimenez, is the recipient of a Kansas All-Star Scholars Fund Scholarship. At Wellington, he was involved in On the Job Training/Tech Support and was a Scholastic Art Competition Gold Key Recipient. He plans to major in graphic design.
  • From Douglass High School: L. Jon Choitz, son of Richard and Sondra Choitz, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. He plans to major in mechanical engineering.
  • From Derby High School: Jacob Flores, son of Rick Flores, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. He plans to major in finance.
    Lindsey Parish, daughter of Steve and Lori Parish, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Mulvane High School: Aaron Rogers, son of Dan and Kathy Rogers, is the recipient of a Boyer Trust Fund Scholarship. At Mulvane, he participated in bowling, soccer, track, Scholar’s Bowl, and received a Kansas Board of Regents Certificate of Recognition. He plans to major in secondary education.
    Edward Darbro, son of Patsy Darbro, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At Mulvane, he was involved in choir, band, and Esprit de Corps. He plans to major in chemistry.
  • From Newton High School: Robin McGonigal, daughter of Theresa McGonigal, is the recipient of a Craig D. Newman Memorial Scholarship. At Newton, she was involved in Debate, Theatre, Drama, French Honors Society, and was an International Honors Thespian. She plans to major in biology.
  • From Clearwater High School: Dalton Chambers, son of Lin and Rachal Chambers, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At Clearwater, he was involved in cross country, wrestling, Stunt Team, band, forensics, KAYS, Student Council, and Fellowship of Christian Students. He was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-pharmacy.
  • From Field Kindley High School: Ashley Webber, daughter of Charles Webber, is the recipient of a Harold and Mary Lake Scholarship. At Field Kindley, she participated in softball, basketball, volleyball, and the National Honor Society. She received a President’s Honor Award and is undecided on a major.
  •  From Eisenhower High School: Kandis Hunsaker, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Eisenhower, she participated in volunteerism, Debate, and Ecology. She plans to major in secondary education.
    Jonathan Holmgren, son of Jon and Melissa Holmgren, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Eisenhower, he participated in band. He plans to major in environmental engineering.
    Scott Partain, son of Casey and CJ Partain, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Eisenhower, he was involved in Outloud. He plans to major in computer science.
    Shelby Slusser, daughter of Heather and Michael Slusser, is the recipient of a ACES Scholarship. At Eisenhower, she was involved in Dance, Circle of Friends Club, FBLA, and the National Honor Society. She received an All-American Dancer Award and plans to major in psychology.
  • From El Dorado High School: Kara Thomas, daughter of Ronda and Rodney Thomas, is the recipient of a Mary and Guy Hutchinson Trust Scholarship. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Wichita West High School: Darryl Bradley, son of Rhonda Porter and Alfonso Spencer, is the recipient of a ACES Scholarship. At West, he was involved in basketball, football, AVID, Pioneer Peer Leaders, DECA, Bigs in Schools, and Student Council. He plans to major in criminal law.
    Dwayne Bradley, son of Rhonda Porter and Alfonso Spencer, is the recipient of a ACES Scholarship. At West, he was involved in basketball, cross country, AVID, Pioneer Peer Leaders, DECA, B.P.A., and Bigs in Schools. He was named the Outstanding Athlete for cross country and plans to major in accounting.
  • From Wichita Northwest High School: Sarah Yokley, daughter of Chris Yokley, is the recipient of a Journalism Scholarship. At Northwest, she was involved in photography, art, and orchestra. She plans to major in Forensic Science.
  • From Wichita South High School: Tyler Jorgensen, son of April Davis, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At South, he was involved in baseball, soccer, and the National Honor Society. He plans to major in biology.
  • From Metro Meridian High School: Teresa Porter, daughter of Jana Porter, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Metro Meridian, she was a member of the Honor Roll and received a Student of the Month and Business Department Award. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Topeka-Hayden High School: Anthony Maldonado, son of Kurt and Ruby Kaniewski, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. At Hayden, he was involved in Scholar’s Bowl, Writer’s Circle, Drumline, Theatre, tennis, National Honor Society, and Debate/Forensics. He was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in biochemical engineering.
  • From Topeka-Highland Park High School: Jamon Fulton, son of Kim Cushinberry, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Highland Park, he participated in football and basketball. He received a Citizenship Award and a certificate for outstanding achievement. He is undecided on a major.
  • From Kapaun Mt. Carmel High School: Abby Ronnfeldt, daughter of Mike and Audrey Ronnfeldt, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Kapaun, she was involved in golf, Women’s Ensemble, and madrigals. She plans to major in elementary education.
  • From Maize High School: Mark Narongvate, son of Areerut and Youngyout Narongvate, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Maize, he participated in soccer, basketball, and track. He was a Kansas Scholars Curriculum Completer and plans to major in engineering.
    Samantha Salinas, daughter of Jake and Karen Salinas, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Maize, she was involved in the art club. She plans to major in nursing.
  • From McPherson High School: Mariah Regier, daughter of Bart and Laura Regier, is the recipient of a Paton Vending Scholarship. At McPherson, she was involved in swimming, cheerleading, Kay Club, and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in business administration.
  • From Hennessey (OK) High School: Christian Solis, son of Juan and Tracy Solis, is the recipient of a Duck Dash 2006 Scholarship. At Hennessey, he participated in FFA, welding, computer networking, and computer programming. He was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in information securities.
  • From Muthambi High School: Rita Maitha, daughter of Alexander and Rose Nthieri, is the recipient of a Patterson Trust Scholarship. At Muthambi, she was involved in Debate and Drama. She is undecided on a major.