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Local student(s) awarded scholarship(s) for Montana State University

May 14, 2004 -- by Jean Arthur, MSU News Service

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Bozeman--(Name of a student from your area, listed below), a student at Montana State University in the College of Education, Health and Human Development, recently received the (name of scholarship). (Last name of student) a (year in school from below), is a studying (major from below), and is the son/daughter of (name of parents). (Last name of student) is involved in (student's activities/honors and awards, if applicable, from below.)

Students received the scholarships and awards during a recent awards banquet at MSU.

Absarokee
Mindi Picotte, Bertha Cochrane Clow Scholarship, senior, nutrition, Robert and Judi Picotte.

Belgrade
Kenneth Duncan, MSU Technology Education Club/Montana Contractor's Association Scholarship, senior, industrial technology, Richard and Susan Duncan.

Belt
Sarah Keaster, Max and Dorothy Worthington Scholarship and Fern Erb Connors Memorial Scholarship, senior, nutrition and food science, Gary and Carol Keaster. Other activities/honors/awards: recipient, MSU Award for Excellence; member, Montana Student Dietetic Association; member, Mortar Board; volunteer at Eagle Mount helping with water aerobics; volunteer for Gallatin County WIC; volunteer, Gallatin County Humane Society;
participant, MSU Intramurals.

Bigfork
Kim Iverson, Christy Foundation Scholarship, junior, pre-physical therapy, Tim and Teresa Iverson. Other activities/honors/awards: member, MSU Track and Field.

Billings
Brian Hoover, Leo L. Knuti Ag and Industrial Education Scholarship, sophomore, technology education, Jim and Cheryl Hoover.

Mary Purcell, Student Success Scholarship, junior, elementary education, David and Laurie Purcell.

Bozeman
Jessica Bosch, Roehm Memorial, sophomore, food and nutrition, Jan and Ken Bosch
Other activities/honors/awards: recipient, Jim and Ann Banks Sophomore Award; recipient, Nancy Grant Chamberlain Memorial; recipient, General Studies Award.

Kelly Cashell, Department of Education's Outstanding Senior in Elementary Education, senior,
elementary education, James and Diane Cashell.

Colette Jadis, KDP Fund for Excellence, junior, second degree in mathematics with a teaching option, Al and Yvonne Jadis.

Marina Krob, MSU Technology Education Club/Montana Contractor's Association Scholarship, junior, technology education, Robert and Myra Gilkey; Dean Krob, husband.

Daven Pilotte, Department of Health and Human Development's Outstanding Senior in Health, Nutrition, and Movement Science, senior, food and nutrition, Don and Terry Pilotte.
Other activities/honors/awards: member, Phi Upsilon Omicron; member, MSDA; member, NSCS; Dean's list.

Ruth Sloan Brown, Marjorie Paisley Scholarship, senior, family and consumer science.

Phronsie Sprenger, Donna Helterline Petouhoff Memorial Scholarship, junior, family science, Bill and Kate Martin; Brian Sprenger, husband.

Susan Stolp, Department of Education's Outstanding Graduate Student, graduate, education curriculum and instruction, Marjorie and William Walsh and the late Ellis Hardy; Jackson Stolp, husband. Other activities/honors/awards: member, International Reading Association/Montana Reading Council; co-presenter at annual convention in Billings, October 2003 - topic was Social Justice Issues in Children's Literature; secretary, local chapter of the Big Sky Reading Council; graduate teaching assistant, Department of Education at MSU.

Christina Waller, Paul B. and Marie B. Davidson Scholarship, senior, food and nutrition, Drs. John and Jo Lynn Waller. Other activities/honors/awards: member, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society; member, Golden Key National Honor Society.

Broadus
Stacy Thomas, Christy Foundation Scholarship, senior, elementary education, Thane and Sandy Thomas. Other activities/honors/awards: member, GoldenKey International Honor Society.

Browning
Victoria LaFromboise, Department of Health and Human Development's Outstanding Graduate Student in Health, Exercise, and Wellness, graduate student, health promotion and education, Robert and Rosalie LaFromboise.

Choteau
Ellie Anderson, KDP Fund for Excellence Scholarship and Louise M. Taylor Scholarship, senior, elementary education, Bruce and Edith Stott.

Columbus
Annie Aschim, Earl N. and Lois M. Ringo Scholarship, junior, elementary education, Jeff and LaVonne Johnson. Other activities/honors/awards: Dean's list; secretary, National Society of Collegiate Scholars; College of Education, Health and Human Development student ambassador; member, Campus Clean-Up Committee.

Cut Bank
Andrea McDivitt, Burl Winchester Memorial Scholarship, junior, elementary education, Keith and Carol McDivitt. Other activities/honors/awards: President's list.

Tasha Smith, Student Success Scholarship, elementary education, entering freshman, Bob and Mary Ann Smith.

Ekalaka
Amy Williams, Paul B. and Marie Davidson Scholarship, sophomore, family and consumer sciences education, David and Lynn Williams.

Forsyth
Jennifer Lancaster, Lula M. Clay Scholarship, entering freshman, family and consumer science education, Lisa and Randy Lancaster.

Fort Benton
Don Haagenson, Leo L. Knuti Ag and Industrial Education Scholarship and MSU Technology Education Club/Montana Contractor's Association Scholarship, senior, industrial technology, Ben and Charlie Haagenson. Other activities/honors/awards: representative, Veterans Affairs;
member, Technology Education Club; member, Conduct Board.

Geraldine
Jay VanVoast, Department of Education's Outstanding Senior in Secondary Education, industrial technology, senior, Roger and Paula VanVoast. Other activities/honors/awards: member, Technology Education Club; member, Home Builder's Association - Student Chapter;
athlete, MSU Track Team.

Great Falls
Andrea Albrecht, Dr. William A. Johnstone Excellence in Education, junior, elementary education, Bill and Fran Albrecht. Other activities/honors/awards: 2004 National Society of Collegiate Scholar; 2003 recipient, KDP Funds for Excellence Scholarship; 2003 recipient, Lynn Johnstone Early Childhood Education Scholarship.

Cailie Fura, Margaret Noble Walker Scholarship, junior, food and nutrition, Paul Fura and Micki Swanke, Other activities/honors/awards: secretary, Montana Student Dietetic Association
Member; Phi Upsilon Omicron Honor Society.

Amanda Rapstad, KDP Funds for Excellence Scholarship and Lynn Johnstone Early Childhood Education Scholarship, junior, elementary education, Cindy and Larry Rapstad.

Hardin
Heidi Warren, Christy Foundation Scholarship, junior, elementary education, Don Warren and Joe and Dutch Purcell. Other activities/honors/awards: member, Mortar Board; member, America Reads America Counts; participant, intramural basketball, softball and volleyball.

Havre
Lindsey Schumacher, Christy Foundation Scholarship, junior, food and nutrition. Alvin and Audrey Schumacher. Other activities/honors/awards: member, Montana Student Dietetic Association.

Helena
Rachelle Rae, Wilson-Humphrey's Family Fund Scholarship, senior, elementary education, Ron and Nancy Rae. Other activities/honors/awards: Dean's list; 2003 Recipient, KDP Fund for Excellence Scholarship; volunteer for the Child Advancement Project; volunteer for School Teams Achieving Reading Success; member, MEA-MFT; officer and member, Big Sky Reading Council; member, Student Montana Education Association; member, National Education Association.

Ellen Schultz, Department of Health and Human Development's Outstanding Senior in Family and Consumer Science and Phi Upsilon Omicron's Outstanding Senior, senior, health and human development family science, Louisa Frank of Helena and Tom Schultz of Clancy. Other activities/honors/awards: recipient, Bozeman Chamber of Commerce Award for Excellence;
recipient, Torlief Aasheim Community Involvement Award; president, Phi Upsilon Omicron Honor Society; AFAA certified aerobics instructor at MSU; member, Social Dance Club; member, Mortar Board; student fellow for Texts and Critics Honors Seminar.

Jason Stein, MSU Technology Education Club/Montana Contractor's Association Scholarship, senior, industrial education, Richard and Bertha Stein. Other activities/honors/awards: treasurer, Technology Education Club.

Hobson
Kari Wichman, KDP Fund for Excellence, senior, elementary education, Ken and Faith Rice.
Other activities/honors/awards: President's list; Dean's list; recipient, Arthur B. and Louise Eager Ward Scholarship; member, MEA-MFT and SMEA; CAP Mentor.

Katie Wichman, Student Success Scholarship, entering freshman, dietetics, Ken and Faith Rice.

Joliet
Lisa Mohr, Henrietta Moebus Bolitho Memorial Scholarship, senior, consumer science, John and Jeanne Mohr. Other activities/honors/awards: member, Campus Crusade for Christ; member, Phi Upsilon Omicron.

Kalispell
Stacie Byrd, Department of Health and Human Development's Outstanding Senior in Health, Nutrition, and Movement Science and Phi Upsilon Omicron's Outstanding Senior, senior, community health, Nathan and Barbara Byrd. Other activities/honors/awards: vice president, Phi Upsilon Omicron; President's list; member, Mortar Board; member, Golden Key Honor Society; recipient, A.L. Strand Award; recipient, Marga Hosaeus Memorial Scholarship; recipient, Worthy Student Scholarship.

Livingston
Aimee Kissel, Donna Helterline Petouhoff Memorial Scholarship, junior, family science, Tody Allen and Tom Ashenbrenner. Other activities/honors/awards: volunteer, MSU Women's Center; volunteer, Befriender; volunteer at the Sustainability Fair for Corporation for the Northern Rockies; member, Phi Upsilon Omicron Honor Society; Dean's list.

Artyce Lizotte, Hazel Eddy Scholarship, junior, family and consumer science. Other activities/honors/awards: assistant instructor, women's self-defense.

Dana Ricci, Vivian Baker Scholarship, senior, family and consumer science, Terry and Dairene Ricci.

Malta
Amy Bruce, Lula M. Clay Home Economics Scholarship, entering freshman, home economics, Matt and Becky Bruce.

Miles City
Valerie Raschkow, Russell Kessner Industrial Education Scholarship, junior, technology education, William and Roseann Raschkow.

Plentywood
Amanda Syljuberget, Earl N. and Lois M. Ringo Scholarship, junior, English teaching and literature (double major), Jerry and Linda Knick. Other activities/honors/awards: vice president, Golden Key Honor Society; treasurer, Student Montana Education Association/Montana Federation of Teachers; MSU English Club; Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society; volunteer, Students Against Sexual Assault; nominee for English Department Scholarship; Department of Education Peer Advisor.

Ronan
Deborah LaVeaux, John W. "Brick" Breeden Memorial Scholarship and Vivian Baker Scholarship, junior, food and nutrition, Nancy Clairmont. Other activities/honors/awards:
member, Montana Student Dietetics Association; member, Phi Upsilon Omicron Honor Society;
President's List; recipient, American Indian Education Foundation Scholarship.

Rudyard
Lindsay Letang, Henrietta Moebus Bolitho Scholarship, senior, child and family science, Robert and Wanda Letang. Other activities/honors/awards: member, National Society of Collegiate Scholars.

Shepard
Jamie Donnes, Consumer Science Learning Programs Outstanding Senior, senior, consumer science, Frank and Cindy Donnes. Other activities/honors/awards: MSU University Honors Program Presidential Scholar; member, Mortar Board; member, Phi Upsilon Omicron; member, National Society of Collegiate Scholars; President's list; Dean's list.

Stevensville
Tyler Cegler, KDP Fund for Excellence Scholarship and Burl Winchester Memorial Scholarship, sophomore, secondary education social studies broadfield, Dave and Kim Cegler. Other activities/honors/awards: coordinator, ASMSU Community Outreach's Political Activism; member, Circle-K; Exponent opinions writer; assistant manager, Ask-Us Desk; member, College Republicans.

Townsend
Wendy Lambott, Student Dietetic Association's Outstanding Senior, senior, food and nutrition, Leonard and Pam Lambott. Other activities/honors/awards: member, Student Dietetic Association; athlete, MSU Track and Field; President's List; Dean's List.

Whitehall
Twila Harrington, Department of Health and Human Development's Outstanding Senior in Family and Consumer Science and Consumer Science Learning Programs Outstanding Senior, senior, family and consumer science, Josephine Nelson and the late Fred Nelson. Other activities/honors/awards: member, Golden Key International Honor Society; Dean's list; 2003 Recipient, Marie Moebus Award; intern assistant in Student Advocates for Financial Education (SAFE) Office; accredited financial counselor.

Winifred
Karla Wickens, Marjorie Paisley Scholarship, senior, family and consumer science, David and Betty Wickens. Other activities/honors/awards: member, MSU Chorale; ACE Langrage Institute conversation partner; volunteer, Vigilante Theater Company; Department of HHD Peer Advisor
member; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; MSU Study Abroad student; employee, Office of International Programs.

Wisdom
Lacey Raymond, Mollie Allen Strand Memorial Scholarship and Lula M. Clay Home Economics Scholarship, sophomore, family science, Mark and Sherry Raymond. Other activities/honors/awards: member, Phi Upsilon Omicron; member, Honors Program; BOB Mentor; mentor for gifted children.


Out of state students receiving awards and scholarships are as follows:

Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Norine Roberts, Dr. William A. Johnstone Excellence in Education Scholarship, senior, elementary education with a music minor, Norine Wilson of Spokane, Wash. Other activities/honors/awards: 2003 Recipient, KDP Fund for Excellence Scholarship.

Craig, Colo.
Treva Tyler, Lula M. Clay Home Economics Scholarship, sophomore, food and nutrition, James and Sally Tyler and Jim and Sharon Stoddard. Other activities/honors/awards: Dean's list.

Dennis, Mass.
Susan Stolp, Department of Education's Outstanding Graduate Student, graduate, education curriculum and instruction, Marjorie and William Walsh and the late Ellis Hardy; Jackson Stolp, husband. Other activities/honors/awards: member, International Reading Association/Montana Reading Council; co-presenter at annual convention in Billings, Mont. October 2003 - topic was Social Justice Issues in Children's Literature; secretary, local chapter of the Big Sky Reading Council; graduate teaching assistant, MSU's Department of Education.

Hailey, Idaho
Trudy Weaver, Health Enhancement Club's Outstanding Senior, senior, health enhancement K-12, Bart and Holly Bailey and Kevin and Lisa Fochs. Other activities/honors/awards: president, Health Enhancement Club.

Hillsborough, New Brunswick, Canada
Andrew Day, Leo L. Knuti Ag and Industrial Education Scholarship, senior, industrial technology, Annette Leblanc. Other activities/honors/awards: active in Air Force ROTC.

Lebanon, Tenn.
Ruth Sloan Brown, Marjorie Paisley Scholarship, senior, family and consumer science.

Rapid City, S.D.
Emily Gose, Marjorie Paisley Scholarship, junior, food and nutrition, Lon and Vicky Gose. Other activities/honors/awards: member, Montana Student Dietetics Association; Dean's list;

Sandy, Utah
Megan St. Thomas, Student Success Scholarship, senior, food and nutrition, Norma Lacy and Larry Christensen. Other activities/honors/awards: vice president, Montana Student Dietetic Association; member, Phi Upsilon Omicron Honor Society; member, National Society of Collegiate Scholars.

Spokane, Wash
Emilie Kernkamp, Student Montana Education Association Outstanding Senior, senior, elementary education, Ed and Melodi Kernkamp. Other activities/honors/awards: co-president, Student Montana Education Association; BOB mentor

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