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2016-2017

 

August 8, 2016

 

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from 28 schools

 

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


From Arkansas City High School:


Morgan Bruce, daughter of Phillip and Michelle Bruce, is the recipient of a Union State Bank Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in Student Council, KAYS, and tennis. She graduated in the top-10 percent of her class and plans to major in pre-dentistry.


Dakota Givens, son of Lance and Dru Givens, is the recipient of a Work Ethic Scholarship. At ACHS, he participated in football and basketball. He plans to major in non-destructive testing.


Alyssa Looney, daughter of Bryson and Tracy Looney, is the recipient of a Lawrence and Lorraine Swaim Memorial and Beatrice Wright Scholarship. At ACHS, she was involved in band, jazz band, chamber choir, Arkettes, Symphonic Choir, musicals, FCA, Student Council, Work Ethics, and AC Players. She received an academic letter and plans to major in music education.


Jordan Fox, son of John Hunter and Laurie Fox, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At ACHS, he was involved in choir, band, musicals, and baseball. He received superior group ratings at the state contest and plans to major in music.


From Ark City Christian Academy:

 

John Pappan, son of Wesley and Melody Pappan, is the recipient of a Harry and Edith Darby Scholarship. At ACCA, he participated in soccer, track, Boy Scouts, church and youth group. He was an Eagle Scout and received a Community Service Award. He plans to major in creative writing.


From Belle Plaine High School:

 

Dustin Bolster, son of Brian and Robin Bolster, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarhip. At Belle Plaine, he participated in football, track, SADD, FLC, band, and basketball. He was a member of the Honor Roll and is undecided on a major.


Gabe Yonash, son of Daniel and Jamie Yonash, is the recipient of a Boyer Trust Fund Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, he was involved in football, track, theatre, clubs, and photography. He plans to major in journalism.


Brittany Harrison, daughter of Doug and Jennifer Harrison, is the recipient of a Dance Line Scholarship. At Belle Plaine, she was involved in dance, Foreign Language Club, and was the girl’s basketball team manager. She plans to major in medical coding.


From Beloit High School:

 

Madison Wolfe, daughter of Doug and Michelle Langham, is the recipient of a Robert Brown Memorial Scholarship. At Beloit, she participated in art and photo club. She received two gold medals in graphic design at league art shows and plans to major in graphic design.


From Bishop Carroll High School:

 

Sidney Potter, daughter of Justin Potter and Toni Johnson, is the recipient of a Betty Todd Memorial Scholarship. She plans to major in business.


From Campus High School:

 

Conner Claphan, son of Todd and Amy Claphan, is the recipient of an Athletic Hospitality Scholarship. At Campus, he was in the choir and was the volleyball team manager. He plans to major in pre-engineering.


Chandler Light, daughter of Eddie and Jenifer Light, is the recipient of a Craig D. Newman Memorial Scholarship. At Campus, she participated in softball and the gifted organization. She was a Kansas Honor Scholar and graduated in the top-10 percent of her senior class. She is undecided on a major.


Taylor Stallings, daughter of Russell and Ashley Herman, is the recipient of an EA Funk Scholarship. At Campus, she was involved in Student Council, FCCLA, and was the boy’s basketball and cross country team manager. She plans to major in education.


From Cedar Vale High School:

 

Heather Hill, daughter of Debra Hill, is the recipient of a Natural Science Department Scholarship. At Cedar Vale, she was involved in volleyball, basketball, softball, Student Council, volleyball, National Honor Society, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, Math Club, and was president of the Stand for the Silent Club, and senior class vice president. She plans to major in pre-medicine.


Cheyenne Ford, daughter of Scott and Julie Tracy, is the recipient of a Kirke Dale Trust Endowment Scholarship. At Cedar Vale, she was involved in volleyball, softball, FCA, Bigs and Littles, Mathletes, National Honor Society, Stand for the Silent, Battle Buddies, Skills USA, and was Student Council president. She plans to major in pre-dental hygiene.


From Central-Burden High School:

 

Bailee Ellis, daughter of Charley and Linda Ellis, is the recipient of a Kirke Dale Scholarship. At Central, she participated in band, volleyball, cheer, softball, Student Council, Scholars Bowl, FFA, Raider Work Ethic, and the National Honor Society. She plans to major in pre-chiropractic.


Dokanie Reyes, daughter of Rebecca Woodby, is the recipient of a Robert Brown Memorial Scholarship. At Central, she was involved in cross country, softball, Forensics, and Art Night Out. She plans to major in child care.


Riley Gatton, daughter of Monty and Shelly Gatton, is the recipient of an EA Funk Scholarship. At Central, she was involved in band, choir, cheer, FFA, and Big Brothers and Big Sisters. She plans to major in early childhood education and music.


From Chaparral High School:

 

Alicia Pack, daughter of Jeff Pack, is the recipient of a Robert Brown Memorial Scholarship. She plans to major in mass communications.
Kenia Rucoba, daughter of Jose and Lucila Rucoba, is the recipient of a Carpenter and Vickers Foundation Scholarship. At Chaparral, she was a member of the Chaparral Singers and received the Laura Arnett “Love of Art” Award. She plans to major in art.


From Conway Springs High School:

 

Justin Haist, son of Mike and Melinda Haist, is the recipient of a Boyer Trust Fund Scholarship. He plans to major in non-destructive testing.


From Dexter High School:

 

Darion Joyce, son of Steve and Rachel Joyce, is the recipient of a Kirke Dale Scholarship. At Dexter, he participated in football, basketball, baseball, track, Student Council, FCCLA, band, choir, and was Football Homecoming King. He was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll and plans to major in graphic design.


From Douglass High School:

 

Kye Wright, son of Tye and Anne Wright, is the recipient of a Craig D. Newman Memorial Scholarship. At Douglass, he participated in football, choir, FCA, basketball, track, wrestling, and SADD. He was also involved in community service and plans to major in religion.


Aimee Schwintz, daughter of Brad and Kristin Schwintz, is the recipient of a Hall of Scholars Scholarship. At Douglass, she was involved in Future Business Leaders of America, tennis, art, and band. She plans to major in computer science.


From Frontier High School:

 

Thristian Young, daughter of Travis and Chasity Young, is the recipient of a Carpenter and Vickers Scholarship. At Frontier, she was involved in basketball, softball, FCCLA, National Honor Society, and was the Student Council president. She was named a Student of the Month and plans to major in cosmetology.


From George Mason High School:

 

Nicholas Slusher, son of Daniel and Rhonda Slusher, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At George Mason, he was involved in track and field, music, and international community service projects. He plans to major in computer science.


From Goddard High School:

 

Brianna Fuchs, daughter of Greg and Brenda Fuchs, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Goddard, she participated in cross country, basketball, softball, FCCLA, Spanish Club, Circle of Friends, Spirit Club, and community service. She is undecided on a major.


From Halstead High School:

 

Erica Jo Ybarra, daughter of Monica Ramey, is the recipient of a Hall of Scholars Scholarship. At Halstead, she was involved in band, KAY’s, and Spanish Club. She plans to major in criminal justice.


From Kinsley High School:

 

Abigail Wolf, daughter of John and Karen Wolf, is the recipient of a Donald and Wilda Patterson Scholarship. At Kinsley, she participated in choir, band, school plays, KAY’s, and was the track team manager. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in business administration.


From Mulvane High School:

 

Samantha Salazar, daughter of Kristen Salazar, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Mulvane, she was involved in FCCLA. She plans to major in history.


Morgan Dixson, daughter of Larry and Carrie Dixson, is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. At Mulvane, she was the baseball team manager. She is undecided on a major.


From Ponca City (OK) High School:

 

Samuel Barron, son of Scott and Denise Barron, is the recipient of a Robert Brown Memorial Scholarship. At Ponca City, he participated in cross country, track, and Student Council. He plans to major in pre-athletic training.


From Rose Hill High School:

 

Claudia Sprague, daughter of Clinton Sprague and Christine Thomison, is the recipient of an ACT Academic Scholarship. At Rose Hill, she was involved in Forensics and was a member of the International Thespian Society. She plans to major in pre-psychology.


From Sedan High School:

 

Jonathan Smilko, son of Kris and Becky Smilko, is the recipient of an Athletic Trainer Scholarship. At Sedan, he was involved in FCA, Letterman’s Club, FCCLA, basketball, football, baseball, and band. He plans to major in pre-athletic training.


From South Haven High School:

 

Chloie Ralls, daughter of Jeff and Robin Ralls, is the recipient of a Spirit Squad Scholarship. At South Haven, she participated in volleyball, basketball, cheerleading, track, and softball. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in pre-radiology.


From Wellington High School:

 

Dylan Jones, son of Jeremy and Christa Jones, is the recipient of a Boyer Trust Fund Scholarship. At Wellington, he participated in baseball, basketball, FCA, and the National Honor Society. He was a Kansas Honor Scholar, class valedictorian, and a member of the Honor Roll. He plans to major in Computer Information Systems.


Julian Cornejo, son of Jamie and Marie Cornejo, is the recipient of a Patrick J. McAtee Scholarship. At Wellington, he was the Drama Club president and was involved in Debate. He plans to major in preforming arts.


Teagan Bucher, daughter of Duane and Amy Bucher, is the recipient of a Carpenter and Vickers Scholarship. She plans to major in cosmetology.


From Wichita Southeast High School:

 

Anastasia Allen, daughter of Cheven William, is the recipient of a Tiger Academic Scholarship. She plans to major in graphic design.
Georgio Davenport, son of Trina Burton, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At Wichita Southeast, he was involved in vocal music, and PAAS (Positive African American Students). He was a Student of the Month recipient and plans to major in psychology.


From Wichita East High School:

 

Stephanie Sensanith, daughter of David and Chanta Sensanith, is the recipient of a Presidential Scholarship. At Wichita East, she was involved in the National Art Honor Society, backstage crew, and was the yearbook editor. She received several art awards and plans to major in art.


From Wichita South High School:

 

Jennifer Guzman, daughter of Jose and Reyna Guzman, is the recipient of an Academic Civic Engagement through Service Scholarship. At Wichita South, she was involved in soccer, choir, and the AVID program. She was a Kansas Honors Scholar and a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in music.


From Winfield High School:

 

Kolbi Wampler, daughter of Jeff and Shari Wampler, is the recipient of a Tiger Academic Scholarship. At WHS, she was a member of the swim team and the Principal’s Honor Roll. She plans to major in social work.


Abigail Wilson, daughter of John Wilson, is the recipient of a John and Olive Kappler Scholarship. At WHS, she was a member of the tennis team and was involved in FFA. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in non-destructive testing.


Tiffany Tatum, daughter of John and Marsha Stout, is the recipient of a Vocal Music Scholarship. At WHS, she was involved in Viking Voices, Film Club, Art Club, Drama Club, and choir cabinet. She plans to major in art education/vocal music.


Sara Hizar, daughter of Donald and Victoria Hizar, is the recipient of a Carpenter and Vickers Scholarship. At WHS, she was a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll. She plans to major in pre-nursing.


From Udall High School:

 

William Howe, son of Steven and Audra Howe, is the recipient of a Paton Vending Scholarship. At Udall, he was involved in band, FFA, FCCLA, Art Club, and Winfield Municipal Band. He plans to major in pre-culinary arts.


Patsy Hubbard, daughter of Wendy Hubbard, is the recipient of a Dance Line Scholarship. At Udall, she participated in dance, basketball, volleyball, softball, FBLA, FFA, and Forensics. She was a member of the Honor Roll and plans to major in social work.