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2014-2015

 

September 5, 2014

 

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 13 schools

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

From Arkansas City High School:
Michael Frederick, son of Shane and Alisa Frederick, is the recipient of an AC Tumbleweeds Endowment Scholarship. He plans to major in automotive.
Jazmin Lara, daughter of Damian and Lucy Lara, is the recipient of a Dan Spangler Memorial Scholarship. She plans to major in art.
Maranda Oak, daughter of Jon and Tammy Oak, is the recipient of a Danceline Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in volleyball, basketball, softball, KAY, Student Council, and FCA. She plans to major in psychology.
Jeffery Townsend is the recipient of a Class of 1948 - ACHS endowment scholarship. He plans to major in Mechatronics.

From Cedar Vale High School:
Brianna Hill, daughter of William and Debra Hill, is the recipient of a Career and Technical Education Department Scholarship. At Cedar Vale, she participated in softball and Community Cleanup Day. She received awards in History and Social Studies and was the class Salutatorian. She plans to major in Non-Destructive Testing.
Dalton Sweaney, son of Tom Sweaney, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Cedar Vale, he was involved in football, basketball, baseball, and band. He was the Homecoming King and plans to major in health and physical education.

From Derby High School:
Jordan Hamed, son of Mo and Stacey Hamed, is the recipient of an Endowment Scholarship. At Derby, he participated in football and tennis. He was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in nursing.
Brian Stockebrand, son of Gregory and Teresa Stockebrand, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. He is undecided on a major.

From Gardner-Edgerton High School:
Brett Wolford, son of Keith and Pam Wolford, is the recipient of an Athletic Scholarship. At Gardner-Edgerton, he participated in baseball, basketball, football, the National Honor Society, and was the Senior Class Treasurer. He was a Kansas Scholar, Governor’s Scholar, Outstanding Scholar, and Kansas City Star Scholar Athlete of the Year nominee. He plans to major in pre-pharmacy.

From Halstead High School:
Christian Simmons, son of Nathan and Jessica Simmons, is the recipient of an Art Scholarship. At Halstead, he was involved in jazz band, advanced art, Spanish Club, yearbook, golf, weightlifting, Chem Club, Student Council, and was Senior Class Secretary. He was a member of the Honor Roll and received a Gold Key in Art. He plans to major in art/biology.

From Maize High School:
Gigi Marquez
, daughter of Guadalupe Martinez, is the recipient of a Graphic Design Scholarship. At Maize, she was involved in the Multi-Cultural Club. She received Scholastic Art Awards and two Silver Key awards. She plans to major in graphic design.

From Mulvane High School:
Isaiah Evans
, son of Kim and Cindy Evans, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Mulvane, he was involved in football, track, theatre, KAY, SADD, and Thespians. He plans to major in general studies.
Taylor Wilson, daughter of Rick and Janene Wilson, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At Mulvane, she was involved in softball, basketball, FCA, and was the wrestling and baseball team manager. She is undecided on a major.

From Royal Valley High School:
Kacie Boswell
, daughter of Mike and Anna Boswell, is the recipient of a Boys and Girls Club Scholarship. At Royal Valley, she participated in softball, volleyball, and Singers and Dancers. She plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.

From South Haven High School:
Elijah Rebold
, son of Troy and Jeanette Rebold, is the recipient of a Natural Science Scholarship. At South Haven, he participated in band, drama, and yearbook. He received the Kansas State Governor’s Scholar Award and plans to major in pre-medicine.

From Wellington High School:
Emileigh Speagle
, daughter of Edward Speagle and Crystal Williams, is the recipient of a Humanities Department Scholarship. At Wellington, she participated in basketball. She plans to major in English.

From Wichita North High School:
Vanessa Onyemechi
, daughter of Peter and Grace Onyemechi, is the recipient of a Carpenter & Vickers Endowment Scholarship. She plans to major in nursing.

From Wichita Northwest High School:
Emily Loehner
, daughter of Kurt and Stacey Loehner, is the recipient of a Social Science Department Scholarship. At Northwest, she participated in cross country, soccer, drama, musicals, and the National Honor Society. She was a member of the Honor Roll, was a Student Ambassador, and a Student of the Month. She plans to major in anthropology.
Paige Lundin, daughter of Richard and Juanita Lundin, is the recipient of a Scott MacLaughlin Memorial Scholarship. At Northwest, she was involved in choir, theatre, president of Drama Club, and the National Honor Society. She finished in the top-10 percent of her graduating class, and plans to major in theatre.
Caitlin Peters, daughter of Tony and Carmen Peters, is the recipient of an Edith and Harry Darby Endowment Scholarship. At Northwest, she participated in photography, drama, stage craft, and culinary art classes. She received a 99 percent award, two Silver Keys for the Scholastics Art Show, and a first place award for the Friends University Art Show. She plans to major in photography.
Garrett Wolf, son of Tim and Angie Wolf, is the recipient of a Scott MacLaughlin Memorial Scholarship. At Northwest, he was involved in bowling, orchestra, and Drama Club. He plans to major in theatre.

From Winfield High School:
Amanda Krook
, daughter of Scott and Michelle Krook, is the recipient of an Ark City Clinic Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in choir, orchestra, cheerleading, and Math and Science Club. She plans to major in Science.
Katrina Cropek, daughter of Bill and Liz Cropek, is the recipient of a Craig and Jean Newman Scholarship. At WHS, she participated in FCA, Drama Club, cross country, and cheerleading. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in nursing.
Ally Wysocki, daughter of Harley Limabary and Suzanne Wysocki, is the recipient of Charles Kerr and Sid Regnier Scholarships. At WHS, she was involved in choir, band, broadcast journalism, and Link Crew. She was also a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in accounting.