Student Spotlight, May 29, 2017
■ The Kiwanis Club of Grand Junction recently awarded $2,000 scholarships to Colorado Mesa University Circle K Club President Taylor Cecil; incoming Circle K Club President Jamie Hyatt; Circle K Club members Tylen Pavolvski and Maddie Edwards; and Fruita Monument High School Key Club members Emily Roberts and Rhiannon Broyles.
■ Annie Schmidt of Rifle was named to the spring 2017 semester honors list at Concordia University in Seward, Nebraska.
■ Augusta McCain of Grand Junction was named to the president’s honor roll for the spring 2017 semester at Oklahoma City University in Oklahoma City.
■ Sidney Brown of Grand Junction was named to the spring 2017 semester dean’s list at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
■ Melissa Bower, a student at Colorado Mesa University, was among 10 students in Colorado to receive a $5,000 scholarship from Credit Union of Colorado Foundation for the 2017–18 school year.
■ Nicole Twardowski of Grand Junction was named to the spring 2017 semester dean’s list at Rockhurst University in Kansas City, Missouri.
■ Simone Heinle of Rangely was named to the spring 2017 dean’s list at McMurry University in Abilene, Texas.
■ The Fruita Monument High School Future Farmers of America Chapter was featured in a weekly one-hour television agri-news program, hosted by farm broadcasters Max Armstrong and Orion Samuelson. “This Week in Agribusiness” featured Fruita FFA chapter members highlighting the chapter’s history, activities and community service.