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2013-2014

 

September 4, 2013

 

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 19 schools

 

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

From Arkansas City High School:

  • Taylor Best, daughter of Rodney and Kim Best, is the recipient of a Dale and Isabelle Smith Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in FFA, Work Ethics, and was a Student of the Month recipient. She plans to major in leadership.
  • Britney Widener, daughter of Scott and Stephanie Widener, is the recipient of a Duck Dash Scholarship. At ACHS, she was president of the French Club, a student aide, office aide, and member of the National Honor Society. She is undecided on a major.
  • Amanda McClellan, daughter of Ronnie and Mary McClellan, is the recipient of a Social Science Department Scholarship. At ACHS, she was a member of the Honor Roll. She plans to major in Early Childhood Education.
  • Karli Hoag, daughter of Steve and Kristi Hoag, is the recipient of a Academic Civic Engagement through Service Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in FFA, basketball, golf, and received an academic award. She plans to major in child care and development.
  • Felicia Tennant, daughter of Michael and Lexie Tennant, is the recipient of a Bedi Sehsuv Aroglu Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in SADD, FCCLA, Blood Drive, and was a member of the Honor Roll. She plans to major in pre-pharmacy.
  • Kylee Case, daughter of Leslie Johnson, is the recipient of a Work Ethics Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in softball and School Counts. She plans to major in pre-law.

From Winfield High School:

  • Hunter Miller, son of David and Lorie Miller, is the recipient of a Larry and Carla Pike Endowment Scholarship. At WHS, he was selected as a Student of the Month. He plans to major in liberal arts.
  • Desiree Abernathy, daughter of William and Deborah Abernathy, is the recipient of a Carpenter and Vickers Endowment Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in orchestra, FFA, Art Club, and Scholar’s Bowl. She received several placement medals while in FFA and plans to major in biology.

From South Haven High School:

  • Chase Upton, son of Jypsi and Ivan Cook, is the recipient of a Band Scholarship. At South Haven, he participated in band, choir, and basketball. He received a Semper-Fi Band Award and Band Leader Award and plans to major in athletic training.

From Douglass High School:

  • Holly Landis, daughter of Danny and Paula Landis, is the recipient of a Robert Brown Memorial Scholarship. She plans to major in communications.

From Belle Plaine High School:

  • Zacchaeaus Edgmon, son of Phillip and Shelley Edgmon, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, he was involved in SADD, FLC, FCCLA, and cheer. He plans to major in business leadership.
  • Brandon Golightley, son of Kenneth and Kelly Golightley, is the recipient of a Kansas Star Casino Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, he participated in football and basketball. He is undecided on a major.

From Bishop Carroll High School:

  • Eric Ternes is the recipient of a Beatrice Wright Scholarship. He plans to major in engineering.

From Cheney High School:

  • Tasha Dawson, daughter of Bruce and LaDonna Dawson, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Cheney, she participated in choir, girls glee, Friends of Rachel, Green Team, Art Club, drama, school plays, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, and the National Art Honors Society. She received multiple art, choir, and academic awards. She plans to major in Early Childhood Education.

From Clearwater High School:

  • Ramil Hinshaw, son of Dennis Hinshaw, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Clearwater, he was involved in band and soccer. He was also a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in computer science.

From Campus High School:

  • Mylissa Dye, daughter of Michael and Tricia Dye, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At Campus, she was involved in Youth Entrepreneurs and Powderpuff Football. She plans to major in pre-medicine.
  • Shelby Fitzer, daughter of Terry and Cheryl White, is the recipient of a John Devore Scholarship. She plans to major in Equine Management.

From Conway Springs High School:

  • Jacob Haist, son of Mike and Melinda Haist, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Conway Springs, he was involved in football and tennis. He plans to major in non-destructive testing.

From Derby High School:

  • Lauren Gardner is the recipient of a Patrick J. McAtee Endowment Scholarship. At Derby, she was involved in choir, photography, and theatre. She received several theatre awards and plans to major in theatre.
  • Melynda Bussman, daughter of Linda Kreutzer, is the recipient of a Tony Buffo Memorial Scholarship. At Derby, she was involved in track, cross country, Panther Pals, Student Council, National Art Honor Society, and the National Honor Society. She received a First Place Cowley Art Prodigy Award and was a Gold Key Scholastic art piece winner. She plans to major in education.
  • Kaitlyn Tucker, daughter of Blaine Tucker, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Derby, she was involved in marching band, softball, and KAY Club. She was a member of the Honor Roll and is undecided on a major.

From Maize High School:

  • Mark Narongvate, son of Areerut and Youngyout Narongvate, is the recipient of a Lawrence and Martha Stover Hall of Scholars Scholarship. At Maize, he participated in soccer, basketball, and track. He was a Kansas Scholars Curriculum Completer and plans to major in engineering.
  • Daisy Marquez, daughter of Guadalupe Martinez, is the recipient of a Graphic Design Scholarship. At Maize, she was involved in soccer, cross country, and Pep Club. She is undecided on a major.

From Maize South High School:

  • Bailey Woods, daughter of Buford Woods and Caroline Woods, is the recipient of a Patrick J. McAtee Endowment Scholarship. At Maize South, she was involved in BPA, Spanish Club, and softball. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in secondary education.

From Eisenhower High School:

  • Jonathan Holmgren, son of Jon and Melissa Holmgren, is the recipient of an instrumental music scholarship. At Eisenhower, he participated in band. He plans to major in engineering.
  • Kandis Hunsaker, daughter of Derek and Michelle Hunsaker, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Eisenhower, she participated in Debate, Ecology, and volunteerism. She plans to major in secondary education.
  • Shelby Slusser, daughter of Michael and Heather Slusser, is the recipient of a Donald and Wilda Patterson Endowment Scholarship. At Eisenhower, she was involved in dance, Circle of Friends, FBLA, National Honor Society, and was an ambassador. She earned All-American honors as a member of the dance team and plans to major in psychology.

From Newkirk (OK) High School:

  • Torie Calfy, daughter of Allen and Sharon Calfy, is the recipient of a E.A. Funk Scholarship. At Newkirk, she participated in choir, yearbook, and Bleacher Creatures. She plans to major in secondary education.

From Tulsa Union (OK) High School:

  • Ni’Quel Duke is the recipient of a Mary Hobart Hutchinson Scholarship. At Tulsa Union, she was involved in choir, cheerleading, and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in business.

From Mulvane Learning Connection:

  • Tamara Cook, daughter of Tim and Donna Cook, is the recipient of a Bob and Helen Storbeck Scholarship. In high school, she was involved in marching band, concert band, New Generation singers, Second Harvest Backpack Buddies, U-Highway trash pickup, and the Benton Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps. She plans to major in paraprofessional education.

From Rockdale County (GA) High School:

  • Easton Barrett is the recipient of a Duck Dash Scholarship. At Rockdale County, he was a member of the football team and was the recipient of the Bulldog Award. He plans to major in history.

From Bella Vista (FL) High School:

  • Manuel Raga is the recipient of a Carpenter & Vickers Endowment Scholarship. He plans to major in business.