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New Scholarship Established In Memory Of Enfield High School Alum

ENFIELD, CT — A new scholarship offering $5,000 per semester over four years, or $40,000 total, has been established by an Enfield High School graduate in memory of his late sister.

John Dion, a 1982 Enfield alum, is providing the scholarship in honor of his sister, Karen Dion, a 1977 graduate of Enfield High School. They had four other siblings who all graduated from both Enfield and the University of Connecticut. Karen’s two daughters graduated from Fermi High School, and a nephew is currently a junior at UConn.

This is an annual needs-based scholarship that will be awarded to an

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Memorial scholarship established to honor Nashville teacher

MADISON, Tenn. (WTVF) — It’s the one year anniversary of the death Rasheed Walker.

On Sunday, November 14, the family held a celebration of life in his honor at Madison Park.

At just 31 years old, Walker was shot and killed last year outside the Wireless Z store on Dr. D.B. Todd Junior Boulevard.

Walker was a beloved teacher aide at Cora Howe School, helping special education students.

He was also a youth mentor — always advocating for students to seek higher education.

His family announced that they’ve established a memorial scholarship for Walker at his Tuskegee University, his alma

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Scholarship fund established in Miller’s memory – UB Now: News and views for UB faculty and staff

Teresa Miller always made an impression. She exuded personal warmth and a professional commitment to using education and the law to advance the human condition. 

Miller, who died on Aug. 6 at the age of 59, joined the faculty at the School of Law in 1995, specializing in immigration law, criminal procedure and prisoner law. During her distinguished career at UB, she became the inaugural vice provost for inclusive excellence, where she made great strides in leading the university’s efforts to build a culture of equity, diversity and inclusivity. Her vision built the Office of Inclusive Excellence and launched forward-looking

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Scholarship established in honor of Shook | News

MONTICELLO — The Literacy Volunteers of White County has established a scholarship in honor of Alma Colleen Shook, who passed away recently.

The yearly scholarship is for $500 toward helping anyone to become a citizen of the United States.

Shook was one of the original founders of the organization back in 1990. She was treasurer of the organization for a long time and one of its tutors. Her biggest joy was tutoring adult learners who wanted to learn English as a second language or become citizens.

The organization is a United Way agency and teaches students at no charge. They

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wistv.com – Columbia, South CarolinaFamily honors late son with newly-created Gamecock football scholarshipThe newly established Jake Panus Walk-On Football Endowed Scholarship will benefit future Gamecocks.19 hours ago

wistv.com – Columbia, South CarolinaFamily honors late son with newly-created Gamecock football scholarshipThe newly established Jake Panus Walk-On Football Endowed Scholarship will
benefit future Gamecocks.19 hours ago… Read More