Scholarship Awards

COE Scholarship Ceremony 2013From the College of Education Awards Ceremony on August 23, from L to R: Dr. Elaine Yontz, Heather Blackwell, Michele Broadhurst, and Mary Tobin

The awards and scholarships for this year were:
$3,000 Emily S. Boyce Fellowship to Michele Broadhurst, who is from Hendersonville, NC
Awarded to a student who has outstanding potential for leadership and is committed to a career in Library Administration
Donors: Emily Boyce, family, and friends

$3,000 Linda Haddock McRae Scholarship Award to Heather Blackwell and Mary Tobin. Heather is from Cape Carteret, NC and Mary is from Hampstead, NC
Awarded to a graduate student pursuing a master’s degree in Library Science
Donor: The McRae family

Outstanding Graduate Award: Rhonda Zayas-Palmer
Awarded to the top graduate student in the department based on academic record, hours of completion, and departmental involvement as determined by the faculty.
Donor: Program of Library Science faculty

Diane Kester Innovator Award: Kathy McKinney
Awarded to students who demonstrate an innovative approach to technology use in school library media programs

Congratulations to all recipients!

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