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National Udall Scholarship Awarded to WSU Vancouver Junior and Cowlitz Tribe Member Emma Johnson
MEDIA: April Seehafer, WSU Distinguished Scholarships Program director, 509-335-8239, firstname.lastname@example.org
PULLMAN, Wash.—Washington State University Vancouver cultural anthropology major Emma R. Johnson has received a prestigious and nationally competitive Udall Undergraduate Scholarship in its tribal public policy category.
“The Udall is incredibly important to me,” said Johnson. “Completing all the work to apply, and then being successful, it’s a really huge deal. It is helping me complete my education.”Read Story
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Distinguished Scholars Celebration
At this annual event, the Distinguished Scholarships Program recognizes and honors the latest students and alumni to receive prestigious national awards. It also provides a venue to recognize faculty mentors and recommendation writers who helped the award applicants reach their goals. The university community and guests are invited to attend, and no RSVPs are necessary.
This year’s Distinguished Scholars Celebration will be held on Friday, Oct. 19, from 3:30-5:00 p.m. in the recently renovated CUB ground-level gallery named after the award winners. Learn more about this event >>
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