Community college transfers awarded
scholarships at Saint Martin’s College
June 24, 2005
Lacey, Wash. – Five students who transferring from
neighboring community colleges have been awarded Partner Scholarships
from Saint Martin’s College. The recipients will be awarded $5,000 per
year for the next two years to complete their studies.
Saint Martin’s Partners Scholarships are awarded to
student with the highest grade point average transferring to Saint
Martin’s from Centralia, Gray’s Harbor, Pierce and South Puget Sound
community colleges, said Josefina Pilon, assistant admissions director
of transfer recruitment. This year most of the recipients are
This year’s recipients are:
Edith Lanuzga, of Lacey, who is graduating
with a 4.0 grade point average from South Puget Sound Community College
and plans to study elementary education. She is 44, married to Eduardo
Lanuzga, and has two children.
Crystal Mendenhall, of Lacey, who tied
Lanuzga with a 4.0 grade point average from SPSCC and plans to study
business. The 20-year-old transfer student is the daughter of Michael
and Rose Mendenhall.
Sarah Moore, of Morton, who is graduating
with a 3.64 grade point average from Centralia College and plans to
study accounting. She is 30, married to Kevin Moore, and has two
Glenda Peek, of Satsop, who is graduating
with a 4.0 grade point average from Grays Harbor College and plans to
study elementary education. She is 41, married to Lynn Peek, and has
Sonya Zink, of Gig Harbor, who is graduating
with a 3.96 grade point average from Pierce College and plans to major
in community services. She is 34 and has two children.
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