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Washburn students receive scholarships from honors program

Fifteen Washburn University students and one high school senior  have received scholarships from the Washburn Honors Program.  Listed by hometown, they are: 

Basehor:  Emily Engler - Mr. and Mrs. H. O. Chapman Sr. Memorial Scholarship, Moses Day Scholarship, Outstanding First Year Honors 

Cheney:  Brittany Dome - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship  

Dodge City:  Erin Finley - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship 

Edna:  Amanda Sorrell - Mr. and Mrs. H. O. Chapman Sr. Memorial Scholarship, Moses Day Scholarship, Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship, Outstanding Second Year Honors Award 

Emporia:  Blaze Witten - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship 

Hesston:  Emily Juhnke - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship 

Olathe:  Collin Shaw - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship 

Red Oak, Texas:  Katarina Higginbotham - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship

St. Marys:  Russel Budden - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship


Topeka:

               Forrest Evans - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship

               McKensie Gnagi - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship

               Tessa Graf - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship

               Katherine Kobzar - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship, Mr. and Mrs. H. O. Chapman Sr. Memorial Scholarship, Moses Day Scholarship

               Blaire Landon - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship

               Ian Mikkelsen - Mr. and Mrs. H. O. Chapman Sr. Memorial Scholarship, Moses Day Scholarship, Outstanding Second Year Honors Award

               Katelyn Rollins - Cecile Strohm Brunt Scholarship (for incoming freshman)

 The Washburn University Honors Program provides opportunities for highly motivated students to enrich their educational experience through various ways. Honors students at Washburn are offered special honors sections of existing courses, unique honors seminars and colloquia that satisfy general education requirements, independent research projects, close working relationships with distinguished faculty, individual advising and special intellectual, cultural and social activities.

Students work with the dean of the honors program to organize Washburn's many resources to provide ample opportunities to explore, relate and assimilate many diverse learning experiences. 

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Contact:  Dena Anson, 785-670-1711

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