WMU News

43 students win Chapman Scholarships

March 24, 1998

KALAMAZOO) Forty-three seniors at Western Michigan University to receive a Clifford and Ella Chapman Distinguished Senior Scholarship for the 1998 winter semester.

The $200 award is funded by a trust established in 1964 by Clifford and Ella Chapman of Berrien Springs, longtime friends of WMU. It is given annually to seniors selected by the University Scholarship Committee.

The committee makes its selection based on the students' academic record and participation in extracurricular and community service activities. To be eligible, seniors must have at least a 3.5 grade point average.

Media contact: Jeanne Baron; jeanne.baron@wmich.edu

Recipients by home town


Leigh Smith, 17 Lakeridge Drive.
Lynne Smith, 17 Lakeridge Drive.

Allen Park-- Vincent Marra, 16090 Russell Ave.

Battle Creek-- Amara Pattison, 3055 W. Kirby Road.

Bay City-- Danielle Hagaman, 3259 Lauria Road.

Belmont-- Karen Courtade, 7601 Herrington.

Berkley-- Kelly Byington, 4290 Phillips.

Burton-- Luann Maurer, 6338 E. Potter Road.

Cadillac-- Brent Vanderheide, 6273 Lancaster Lane.

Canton-- Molly Schmidt, 46816 Maidstone.

East Lansing--
Elizabeth Horuczi, 710 Verguna.
Meghan Hunt, 1530 Mount Vernon.

Fowler-- Rachel Luna, 2835 S. Grange Road.

Gaylord-- Leanne Sterrett, 4762 S. Vail Lane.

Gladstone-- Vance Okraszewski, 7681 Lake Bluff Road.

Grand Blanc-- Christy Holmes, 9528 Fenhill.

Grand Haven-- Heather Kruizenga, 15493 Coleman Ave.

Howell-- Christopher Poisson, 263 Norlynn Drive.

Hudsonville-- Joy Blauwkamp, 6863 Georgetown Ave.

Iron Mountain-- Charles Smoot, P.O. Box 523.

Jackson-- Melissa Brown, 4512 Sid Drive.

Stacey Craig, 1323 Greenwood Ave., Apt.#202.
Bethany Daniels, 110 Woodward Ave., #1.
Kent LaCombe, 1940 Howard, Apt. #451.
John Marucci, 308 W. Candlewyck, #1614.
Gary Sackett, 6659 Colgrove.
Lori Smith, 316 S. Drake Road, Apt. #G2.

Livonia-- Sara Podczervinski, 34283 Pembroke.

Mecosta-- Thomas Lenard Jr., 11404 90th Ave.

Monroe-- Nicole Heller, 219 N. Macomb St.

Muskegon-- Dawn Smith, 1165 Greenbriar Drive.

Ovid-- Karyn Kurka, 8025 Kinley Road.

Petosky-- Kara Rosel, 1251 Kolinski Road.

Port Hope-- Amy Iseler, 4845 Moeller Road.

Saginaw-- Stephanie Kwiatkowski, 1126 N. Miller Road.

St. Johns--
Carla Anderson, 6522 W. Colony Road.
Amy Stone, 200 W. Gibbs St.

South Lyon-- William Taulbee II, 24491 Forest Lane.

Three Oaks--
Sally Schinske, 6415 Warren Woods Road.
Brenda Wycoff, 109 Sycamore St.

West Olivet-- Jeanna DeVries, 9707 Winans St.


Rolling Prairie-- Jamie Strieter, 2801 N. 500 E.


Oconomowoc-- Bryan Sauer, 1201 Dorchester Drive.

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