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2015-2016

 

August 21, 2015

 

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 31 schools

 

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

 

  • From Arkansas City High School: Arnoldo Ruiz, son of Arnoldo Ruiz and Leticia Sapien, is the recipient of a Bob and Helen Storbeck Endowed Scholarship. He plans to major in social work.
    Elizabeth Mejia is the recipient of an Athletic Manager Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in tennis and soccer. She plans to major in pre-nursing.
    Bailey Pike, daughter of Kevin and Cathy Pike, is the recipient of a John and Olive Kappler Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in FFA, School Counts, and SADD. She plans to major in welding.
    Morgan Bruce, daughter of Phillip and Michelle Bruce, is the recipient of a Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in Student Council, KAYS, yearbook, 4-H, and tennis. She graduated in the top-10 percent of her class and plans to major in pre-dentistry.
    Samantha McClaflin, daughter of Sam McClaflin, is the recipient of a Derek Burroughs Memorial Scholarship. At ACHS, she participated in ACES, IMPACT, and Work Ethics. She plans to major in social work.
    Stormi Ranzau, daughter of Samantha Ranzau, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At ACHS, she received a School Counts award. She plans to major in pre-nursing.
    Cassi Palmer, daughter of Christine and Wesley Cookson (deceased), is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in FCA, choir, musicals, theatre, AC Players, Upward Bound, and the National Honor Society. She was a Kansas Honor Scholar and plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
  • From Arkansas City Christian Academy: Nathanael Ast, son of David and Gayle Ast, is the recipient of a Hall of Scholars Endowed Scholarship. At ACCA, he participated in basketball and soccer. He is undecided on a major.
  • From Augusta High School: Lexi Luce, daughter of Meloney Galloway, is the recipient of a Carpenter and Vickers Endowed Scholarship. At Augusta, she participated in cheerleading. She plans to major in dental hygiene.
  • From Belle Plaine High School: Bethany Balzer, daughter of Morey and Lori Balzer, is the recipient of an Endowment Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, she participated in volleyball, basketball, cheer, track, FCCLA, SADD, Student Council, Letterman’s Club, FLC, and the National Honor Society. She received a KSHSAA Citizenship Award, was a Kansas Honor Scholar and WSU Honor Scholar, and plans to major in pre-physical therapy.
  • From Bluestem High School: Alex Noland, son of Shane and Dena Noland, is the recipient of an Eli Hilderbrand Memorial Scholarship. At Bluestem, he participated in football. He plans to major in automotive technology.
  • From Campus High School: Nathin Henschel, son of Andrea Henschel, is the recipient of a Dean’s Academic Scholarship. At Campus, he was involved in the choir. He plans to major in biology.
    Brenden Haight, son of Todd and Toni Haight, is the recipient of a Craig D. Newman Memorial Scholarship. At Campus, he participated in basketball, golf, marching band, jazz band, and the National Honor Society. He plans to major in chemistry.
  • From Central-Burden High School: Emily Hilario, daughter of Jason and Jody Mannon, is the recipient of a Paton Vending Scholarship. At Central-Burden, she was involved in volleyball, softball, FCA, choir, yearbook, and Raider Work Ethic. She received a National Choral Award and plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
  • From Clearwater High School: Derek Stearns, son of Lenn and Linda Stearns, is the recipient of a Dale and Isabel Smith Endowed Scholarship. At Clearwater, he was involved in Student Council, KAY Club, C-Club, SADD, National Honor Society, football, baseball, and track and field. He was the Class Salutatorian, a Kansas Honor Scholar, and graduated in the top-10 percent of his class. He plans to major in pre-pharmacy.
    Jaden Mount, son of Shawn Mount and Allisha Schermerhorn, is the recipient of a Tiger Academic Scholarship. At Clearwater, he was involved in campus robotics, Scholar’s Bowl, golf, Link Crew, and was the boy’s basketball team manager and videographer for football. He was named the Outstanding Senior English Student and graduated in the top-10 percent of his class. He plans to major in criminal justice.
  • From Conway Springs High School: Colton Clum, son of Jay and Karen Clum, is the recipient of an ACT Scholarship. At Conway Springs, he was involved in FCCLA and the canned food drive. He was a member of the President’s Honor Roll and plans to major in non-destructive testing.
  • From Derby High School: Sara West, daughter of Sandra West, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Derby, she participated in soccer. She plans to major in education.
  • From Dexter High School: Joshua Zimmerman, son of Cory and Holly Zimmerman, is the recipient of a Robert Brown Memorial Scholarship. At Dexter, he was involved in football, basketball, baseball, and Big Brother’s Big Sisters. He plans to major in criminal justice.
    Kaylen Artherton, daughter of Richard and Dena Artherton, is the recipient of an Athletic Manager Scholarship. At Dexter, she was involved in volleyball, basketball, softball, band, choir, Drug Free Dexter, Student Council, Bigs and Littles in Schools, National Honor Society, and was a class officer. She was named Softball Max Preps Athlete of the Year and was a KSOK Radio Athlete of the Week. She plans to major in sports broadcasting.
    Brandy Robertson, daughter of Kay Cox, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Dexter, she was involved in cheerleading, dance, band, choir, FCCLA, Drug Free Dexter, and softball. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Douglass High School: Hannah Titus, daughter of Elmer and Dana Titus, is the recipient of a Zeller Motor Company Scholarship. At Douglass, she participated in band, pep band, softball, and track and field. She plans to major in automotive technology.
  • From El Dorado High School: Riley Paye, daughter of Kelly and Daniel Paye, is the recipient of a Donald and Wilda Patterson Scholarship. At El Dorado, she was involved in swimming, Drama Club, Encore, cheerleading, and the National Honor Society. She received a Female Citizenship Award and a Best Actress Award. She plans to major in Health Services Management and Community Development.
  • From Fall Quiver Academy High School: Erika Bowman-Bekemeyer, daughter of David and Andrea Bekemeyer, is the recipient of an Activity Scholarship. At Fall Quiver Academy, she was involved in piano and doing volunteer work. She plans to major in pre-nursing.
  • From Goddard High School: Alyssa Lyman, daughter of Chip and Julie Lyman, is the recipient of a Conrad and Janet Jimison Scholarship. She plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
    Alicia Dirks, daughter of Shelby Dirks and Valerie Anderson, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Goddard, she participated in soccer and cross country. She plans to major in pre-nursing.
  • From Inman High School: Dalton Queen, son of Bryan and Kim Queen, is the recipient of an Academic Civic Engagement through Service Scholarship. At Inman, he was involved in FFA, Student Council, and FFA. He plans to major in business.
  • From Kapaun Mt. Carmel High School: Jennifer DeLuna, daughter of Javier and Maria Guadalupe DeLuna, is the recipient of an Athletic Manager Scholarship. At Kapaun, she was involved in Spanish Club, volunteer service, and was the basketball team manager. She plans to major in pre-dentistry.
  • From McAllen High School: Veronica Marin, daughter of Josie and Raul Diaz, is the recipient of a Jim Kelly Endowed Scholarship. She plans to major in elementary education.
  • From Neodesha High School: Kelsey Potter, daughter of Don and Kerry Potter, is the recipient of a Tiger Scholarship. At Neodesha, she was involved in basketball, volleyball, track, FBLA, Student Council, youth ministries, KAY Club, and the National Honor Society. She was a KU Honor Scholar, a Renaissance Scholar, and plans to major in pre-physical therapy.
  • From Newkirk (OK) High School: Shelby Young, daughter of James and Pam young, is the recipient of a Carpenter and Vickers Scholarship. At Newkirk, she was involved in Student Council, TSA/Technology Student Association, and Skills USA. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in graphic design.
  • From Ottawa High School: Corie Fischer, daughter of Tracy and Kelli Fischer, is the recipient of a Tiger Scholarship. At Ottawa, she was involved in Key Club, O-Club, volleyball, and softball. She plans to major in biology.
  • From Oxford High School: Cheyenne Mapel, daughter of Bob and Kim Mapel, is the recipient of a Band Scholarship. At Oxford, she was involved in band, choir, basketball, softball, drama, and Forensics. She plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
    Braylea King, daughter of Ginger King, is the recipient of a Band Scholarship. At Oxford, she participated in band, choir, Scholar’s Bowl, Drama, Forensics, and KAYs. She plans to major in secondary education.
    Aubrey Cowdin, daughter of Melody Ybarra, is the recipient of an Instrumental Music Scholarship. At Oxford, she was involved in band, softball, basketball, and theatre. She plans to major in music education.
  • From Ponca City (OK) High School: Aishah May Alhomsi, daughter of Laura Alhomsi, is the recipient of a Paul and Dorothy Johnson Scholarship. At Ponca City, she participated in Leo Club and FCCLA. She plans to major in psychology.
    Bailey Gilliland, daughter of Mike and Deanna Gilliland, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At Ponca City, she was involved in cheerleading. She plans to major in pre-nursing.
  • From Sedan High School: Ashley Simpson, daughter of Donnie and Marilyn Simpson, is the recipient of a Tiger Scholarship. At Sedan, she was involved in FCCLA, FFA, Math Team, choir, National Honor Society, and was an Arkalalah Visiting Queen. She received medals as part of the Math Team and was a member of the Honor Roll. She plans to major in accounting/math education.
  • From South Haven High School: Elijah Rebold, son of Troy and Jeanette Rebold, is the recipient of a Paton Vending Scholarship. He received a Kansas Governor Scholar Award and plans to major in pre-medicine.
  • From Wellington High School: Amy Diver, daughter of Tracy and Paula Diver, is the recipient of a Boyer Trust Scholarship. At Wellington, she was involved in cheer, FCA, SADD, and band. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-medicine.
    Jaden Hines, son of Aaron and Jennifer Hines, is the recipient of an ACES Scholarship. At Wellington, he participated in football and baseball. He plans to major in accounting.
    Jonathan Ryberg, son of Fred and Charlotte Barnes, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At Wellington, he was involved in basketball, tennis, powerlifting, Work Ethic, FCA, and the National Honor Society. He was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in exercise science.
  • From Winfield High School: Brittney McNown, daughter of Robert and Tami McNown, is the recipient of a Craig D. Newman Memorial Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in cheerleading, Work Ethics, HOSA, and the National Honor Society. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-dental hygiene.
    Noah Hunt, son of Eric and Gail Hunt, is the recipient of a Donald and Wilda Patterson Scholarship. At WHS, he participated in football, track, SADD, FCA, and basketball. He plans to major in criminal justice.
    Hattie Burton, daughter of William and Wendy Burton, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in danceline and Art Club. She was a member of the Honor Roll and is undecided on a major.
    Keah Benck, daughter of Judith Benck, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in FFA, volleyball, swimming, choir, and Viking Voices. She was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-veterinary medicine.
    Veronica Moya, daughter of Shauna Sterling, is the recipient of a Carpenter and Vickers Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in choir, soccer, SADD, and was the wrestling team manager. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-nursing.
    Dylan Snider, son of Rick and Lori Snider, is the recipient of a Tony Buffo Memorial Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in golf, marching band, pep band, and symphonic band. He was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in non-destructive testing.
    Garrett Misora, son of Brian and Carol Misora, is the recipient of a Bedi Sehsuvaroglu Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in band, jazz band, track, and Scholar’s Bowl. He plans to major in pre-engineering.
    Jalissa Amezcua, daughter of Elizabeth Amezcua, is the recipient of a Tiger  Academic Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in volleyball, orchestra, spirit squad, FFA, and Foreign Cultures Club. She received a Staff Choice Award and is undecided on a major.
    Daltin Brock, son of Richard and Cheryl Brock, is the recipient of an AEC Scholarship. At WHS, he was involved in Scholar’s Bowl, Film Club, and Book Club. He received a Staff Choice Award and plans to major in Liberal Arts.
    Emily Graham is the recipient of a Fostine Moncrief Scholarship. She is undecided on a major.
  • From Wichita East High School: Jonathan Hayes, son of Jeremy and Mary Hayes, is the recipient of a Journalism Scholarship. At East, he was involved in Technology Student Association, Youth Entrepreneurs, and Anime Club. He received a Scholastic Art Award and is undecided on a major.
    Monica Morris, daughter of Ray and Yolanda Morris, is the recipient of a Theatre Scholarship. At East, she was involved in madrigals, concert choir, and theatre. She plans to major in music theatre.
  • From Wichita Heights High School: Alina Serio, daughter of Sarah Serio, is the recipient of a Graphic Design Scholarship. At Heights, she was named Student of the Month and received a Presidential Award. She plans to major in graphic design.
  • From Wichita Northeast Magnet School: Steven Lu, son of Franklin and Hai VO, is the recipient of a Patrick J. McAtee Scholarship. At Northeast Magnet, he was involved in swimming, the Principal Advisory Council, National Honor Society, and the International Thespian Society. He plans to major in theatre.
  • From Wichita South High School: Taylor Martiens, daughter of Kurt Martiens, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At South, she was involved in Titans Reach Out Club, and was a member of the Honor Roll. She plans to major in pre-medicine.