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2014-2015

 

June 24, 2015

 

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 28 schools

 

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

  • From Ark City Christian Academy: Gage Hinson, son of Kent and Shannon Hinson, is the recipient of an ACES (Academic Civic Engagement though Service) Scholarship. He plans to major in Mechatronics.
  • From Arkansas City High School: Jessica Askins, daughter of Therone and Lea Askins, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. She plans to major in pre-dentistry.
    Reed Barnthouse, son of Jim and Malia Barnthouse, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At ACHS, he was involved in football, baseball, basketball, track and field, School Counts/Work Ethics, and FCA. He received a first place award at Arts & Humanities Day and plans to major in criminal justice.
    Brianna Baxley, daughter of John and Angela Baxley, is the recipient of an Instrumental Music Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in band, Color Guard, choir, and back stage work for the school musicals. She plans to major in psychology.
    Morgan Bruce, daughter of Phillip and Michelle Bruce, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in Student Council, KAYS, National Honor Society, 4-H, tennis, and yearbook. She graduated in the top-10 percent of her class and plans to major in pre-dentistry.
    Nathan Butler, son of Brett and Cathy Butler, is the recipient of a Gene and Mary Ellen McCorgary Endowment Scholarship. At ACHS, he was involved in FFA, football, and School Counts. He plans to major in agriculture.
    Erik Fuentes, son of Paldo and Francisca Fuentes, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At ACHS, he participated in football, School Counts, and orchestra. He was named Bulldog of the Year and plans to major in physical therapy.
    Nikol Mears, daughter of Bristy Goodaile, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in choir and Usherettes. She received a CNA award and plans to major in nursing.
    Cassi Palmer, daughter of Christine Cookson, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in choir, theatre, AC Players, Upward Bound, School Counts, FCA, and the National Honor Society. She was a Kansas Honor Scholar and plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
    Holli Rowe, daughter of Randy and Cindi Rowe, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in cheerleading, dance, School Counts, track, and advanced cheer. She was named to the Honor Roll and plans to major in business administration.
    John Schwartz, son of Larry and Lori Schwartz, is the recipient of a Business/Computer and Information Technology Scholarship. At ACHS, he was involved in Student Council, cross country, track, choir, FCA, and National Honor Society. He was a member of the Kansas Honors Program and plans to major in business administration.
    Monet Watson, daughter of Camela Watson, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in choir, band, forensics, and debate. She received awards in forensics, band, and vocal music and plans to major in theatre.
    Shona Webb, daughter of Jackie Webb, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in choir, Upward Bound, and Tech Wizards. She received an academic letter and plans to major in pre-dentistry.
    Adrianna Wells, daughter of David Wells, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in track and field, band, and competitive cheerleading. She plans to major in biology.
    Abbey Weston, daughter of Kimberly Weston, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in softball, choir, KAYS, and Work Ethics. She was a member of the honor roll and plans to major in Forensic Science.
  • From Andover eCademy: Alexandria Lawrence, daughter of Howard and Susanne Lawrence, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Andover eCademy, she participated in choir. She was a member of the honor roll and received a Presidential and Principal’s award. She plans to major in vocal music.
  • From Augusta High School: Alexis Luce, daughter of Meloney Galloway, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Augusta, she was involved in cheerleading and 4-H. She plans to major in pre-dentistry.
  • From Bishop Carroll High School: Bryce Bennett, son of Chris and Stacy Bennett, is the recipient of a Graphic Design Scholarship. At Bishop Carroll, he participated in soccer and was a volunteer at Lord’s Diner. He plans to major in graphic design.
  • From Belle Plaine High School: Nicole League, daughter of Brian and Amanda League, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, she was involved in volleyball, track, and band. She plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
    Ashley Sutch, daughter of David and Renee Sutch, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, she was involved in the prom committee, homecoming decorations committee, and helped with the concessions at the football games. She was a member of the honor roll and won multiple medals for art. She is undecided on a major.
    Mary Wellman, daughter of Loren and Martha Wellman, is the recipient of a Boyer Trust Fund Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, she was involved in Student Council, FCCLA, SADD, band, Singers, Scholar’s Bowl, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, and the National Honor Society. She received awards in band in choir and plans to major in elementary education.
    Kayla Wiggins, daughter of John and Deb Wiggins, is the recipient of a Boyer Trust Fund Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, she was involved in pep band, Scholar’s Bowl, Creative Writing Club, and journalism. She was a Kansas Honor Scholar and plans to major in criminal justice.
  • From Bluestem High School: Joshua Atkins, son of David and Alicia Atkins, is the recipient of a Tiger Academic Scholarship. At Bluestem, he participated in football, track and field, Skills USA, and the shooting team. He plans to major in criminal justice.
  • From Burlington High School: Daniel Ross, son of Dennis and Debby Ross, is the recipient of a Tiger Academic Scholarship. At Burlington, he participated in basketball, track, FCA, Student Council, Robotics, Academic Team, vocal, and band. He was the school salutatorian and a member of the honor roll. He plans to major in pre-nursing.
  • From Campus High School: Mackenzie Moore, daughter of Jim and Brandy Glennie, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Campus, she participated in volleyball, Link Crew, basketball, and was the baseball team manager and a student athletic trainer. She plans to major in pre-dentistry.
  • From Cedar Vale High School: Tim Call, son of Dwight and Mary Call, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. At Cedar Vale, he was involved in football, baseball, FCA, Bigs and Littles, and the National Honor Society. He plans to major in machine and tool technology.
    Hailey Reed, daughter of Theresa Reed, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Cedar Vale, she participated in volleyball, basketball, softball, track, band, Bigs and Littles, yearbook, tutoring program, and was the National Honor Society and Student Council president. She was a member of the principal’s honor roll and plans to major in pre-medicine.
  • From Central High School: Johnna Atwood, daughter of Jonathan Atwood and Heather Glidden, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Central, she participated in cheerleading, dance, and softball. She plans to major in secondary education.
    Levi Handlin, son of Lance and Sheila Handlin, is the recipient of a Career and Technical Education Department Scholarship. At Central, he was involved in basketball, football, and FFA. He plans to major in industrial technology.
    Emily Hilario, daughter of Jason and Jody Mannon, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At Central, she participated in softball, basketball, volleyball, choir, FCA, and art. She received a 2015 National Choral Award and plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
    Emily Mackey, daughter of Chris and Gaye Mackey, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At Central, she was involved in track, cross country, FFA, FCA, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, choir, band, and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in early childhood education.
  • From Circle High School: Haley Nevin, daughter of Grant and Michelle Nevin, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At Circle, she was involved in soccer, show choir, and cross country. She plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
  • From Conway Springs High School: Kyla Reep, daughter of Anthony and Karen Reep, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Conway Springs, she was involved in volleyball, cheerleading, Student Council, and Junior Rec Board. She plans to major in dental hygiene.
  • From Derby High School: Kendra Doesken, daughter of Mark and Debra Doesken, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Derby, she was involved in Drama Club, Derby Chansonettes, Philharmonic and Derby High Madrigals. She plans to major in vocal music.
    Hanna Nottingham, daughter of Brian and Tonya Nottingham, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Derby, she participated in cheerleading, track, Panther Crew, and NAHS. She received awards in cheerleading and art and plans to major in pre-nursing.
  • From Dexter High School: Taylor Bennett, son of Ty and Sheila Bennett, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Dexter, he participated in football, basketball, baseball, and Student Council. He plans to major in welding.
    Kaden Boatman, son of Steve and Gina Boatman, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Dexter, he was involved in football, basketball, baseball, band, choir, and the National Honor Society. He plans to major in pre-engineering.
    Brandy Robertson, daughter of Kay Cox, is the recipient of a Kirke Dale Trust Endowment Scholarship. At Dexter, she was involved in softball, band, choir, Student Council, cheerleading, dance, Drug Free Dexter, FCCLA, and Big Brothers and Big Sisters. She received awards at state for her clarinet solo and clarinet trio and is undecided on a major.
  • From Douglass High School: Caitlyn Loughridge, daughter of Jim and Cathy Loughridge, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Douglass, she participated in tennis. She plans to major in medical coding.
  • From Eisenhower High School: Tori Vansteinberg, daughter of Bill Vansteinberg, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At Eisenhower, she was involved in theatre, forensics, Science Club, Book Club, Diversity Club, and campus life. She was a National Thespian and a National Forensics League member. She plans to major in elementary education.
  • From Goddard High School: Greg Coppola II, son of Greg and Jennifer Coppola, is the recipient of an Instrumental Music Scholarship. At Goddard, he was involved in the marching band, concert band, and jazz band. He plans to major in nursing.
  • From HomeSchool: Tehillah Johnson, daughter of Bruce and Shonda Johnson, is the recipient of a Danceline Scholarship. She plans to major in cosmetology.
  • From Oxford High School: Bailey Gaither, daughter of Ronald and Amy Gaither, is the recipient of a Kansas All Star Education Scholarship. At Oxford, she was involved in basketball, and was the Student Council and National Honor Society president. She received a Citizenship Award and plans to major in secondary education.
  • From Rose Hill High School: Ashtyn Cody, son of Al and Jennifer Cody, is the recipient of an Art Scholarship. At Rose Hill, he was involved in wrestling and football. He placed first at Arts & Humanities Day and plans to major in criminal justice/art.
  • From South Haven High School: Jonathon Cink, son of Jason and Linda Cink, is the recipient of a Robert Brown Memorial Scholarship. At South Haven, he was involved in FFA, FCCLA, Jets, Pep Club, and Scholar’s Bowl. He received a FFA Star Chapter Award and was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll. He plans to major in business administration.
    Hannah Wilson, daughter of Zack and Jennifer Wilson, is the recipient of a Boyer Endowment Scholarship. At South Haven, she participated in FFA 4-H, FCCLA, Jets, and Math Relays. She was named a Kansas State Scholar and Outstanding Science Student. She also earned the Dale Misak Award and plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
  • From Udall High School: Wyatt Houdeshell, son of Marty and Christie Houdeshell, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Udall, he was involved in basketball, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, cross country, Future Business Leaders of America, FFA, Math Team, SADD, track and field, yearbook, National Honor Society, and was the class president. He was a Kansas Honors program member and was the Kansas Masonic Lodge essay contest local winner. He plans to major in pre-engineering.
  • From Wellington High School: Amy Diver, daughter of Tracy and Paula Diver, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Wellington, she was involved in Leadership, cheerleading, band, FCA, and National Honor Society. She was a member of the Superintendent’s Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-medicine.
    Quentin Newlin, son of Eric and Cristy Newlin, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At Wellington, he participated in football and tennis. He is undecided on a major.
    Terrence Nichols, son of Mike and Taryn Nichols, is the recipient of a Paraprofessional Scholarship. At Wellington, he was involved in photography. He plans to major in elementary education.
    Nicole Staggs, daughter of Mike and Michelle Sparks, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Wellington, she was involved in basketball and was a member of the Honor Roll. She plans to major in education.
  • From Winfield High School: Courtney Cain, daughter of Angie Ziegler, is the recipient of a Social Science Department Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in choir, cheerleading, FCCLA< and Work Ethic. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in education.
    Sarah Conner, daughter of Rick Conner and Matt and Gloria Shrewsberry, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in Key Club, FCCLA, Work Ethic, and CBI. She received a Staff Choice award and was named to the Scholastic Honor Roll. She plans to major in elementary education.
    Anthony Falletti, son of David and Kerri Falletti, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in choir, Vikings on Broadway, Skills USA, art, and soccer. He received a Work Ethic certificate and plans to major in computer science.
    Colin Haney, son of Rod and Jeanette Haney, is the recipient of an Eagle Scout Scholarship. At WHS, he participated in basketball, tennis, and football. He is an Eagle Scout and plans to major in business/agriculture.
    Noah Hunt, son of Eric and Gail Hunt, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in football and track and field. He received a Citizenship Service award and was named a scholar athlete. He plans to major in criminal science.
    Brittney McNown, daughter of Robert and Tami McNown, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in cheerleading, Work Ethic, HOSA, spirit squad, and the National Honor Society. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll, and received an Outstanding Scholastic Achievement award. She plans to major in pre-dentistry.
    Deidra Shiever, daughter of Evert Shiever and Lori Vaden, is the recipient of a Danceline Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in dance and FFA. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in elementary education.
    Dylan Snider, son of Rick and Lori Snider, is the recipient of a Career and Technical Education Department Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in marching band, pep band, symphonic band, golf, and the AVTS program. He was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in non-destructive testing.
    Christopher Tucker, son of Michael and Stacie Tucker, is the recipient of a Career and Technical Education Department Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in soccer and Key Club. He received a Staff Choice award and is undecided on a major.
  • From Wichita Northwest High School: Sara Andres, daughter of Lori Bennett, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At Northwest, she was involved in the AVID program. She received an AVID honors cord and plans to major in psychology.
    Chad Butler, son of Eddy and Christy Butler, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At Northwest, he participated in football and swimming. He was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-engineering.
    Michael Rodriguez, son of Joe and Billie Jo Rodriguez, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At Northwest, he was involved in soccer, track and field, Drama, choir, bowling, and cross country. He plans to major in theatre.
  • From Wichita Southeast High School: Barbara Holt, daughter of Richard Holt, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At Southeast, she was named a Student of the Month. She plans to major in social work.
    De’Andra Hughes, daughter of Demeatria Sykes, is the recipient of a Social Science Department Scholarship. At Southeast, she was involved in FCCLA and was named a Student of the Month. She plans to major in sociology.
  • From Wichita West High School: Logan Antonelli, daughter of Tom and Tammy Antonelli, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Wichita West, she was involved in softball, orchestra, photography, and pottery. She was a member of the Honor Roll and received a Scholastic Silver Key in photography. She plans to major in art.
    Rhiannon Riley, daughter of Mark Plume and Regina Mesorley, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At West, she was involved in Thespians and orchestra. She plans to major in pre-dentistry.