HeadlinesAugust 23, 2010
- A community of excellence
- Dobson reflects on year in D.C. as Jefferson Science Fellow
- Student Success reorganizes to streamline services, announces new leaders
- KU Hospital announces $50 million expansion
- Professor Profile: The dangers of texting and driving
- Special parking plans made, extra buses to be deployed for Thursday, Oct. 14 football game
- CReSIS to receive $17.9 million from National Science Foundation to continue research
- Bhalla, Anant take leadership posts at KU Cancer Center, help advance quest for NCI designation
- Advocacy Corps matches KU experts with community organizations
- Hannoum, Kennedy land Fulbright awards to perform research overseas
- KU lands $8.9 million grant to enhance foreign language education
- Limited number of basketball tickets available for faculty, staff
- This academic year is last to start on Thursday
- Coca-Cola Scholarships awarded to children of faculty, staff
- Oread Books becomes Jayhawk Ink
- KU researchers find vocal cues for autism in children with newly developed technology
- Professor lands grant to study storing excess renewable energy
- Writers, journalist, KU scholar highlight 2010-11 Hall Center lecture series
- Internal Audit launches new site, works to help KU prevent fraud
- University leaders gather at KU to discuss keeping research vital in trying times
- KU's Silver City clinic extends health care to low-income communities
- Staffer earns prestigious fellowship for transportation research
- Summer food drive collects nearly 4,000 pounds of food for community
- Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies marks 50th anniversary
- Graduate teaching assistant, student to appear on 'Jeopardy!'
Coca-Cola Scholarships awarded to children of faculty, staff
Coca-Cola Merit Scholarships have been awarded to 247 children and dependents of benefits-eligible KU faculty and staff, including KU affiliates.
Incoming freshmen who qualify receive $1,000 awards. Returning students may receive $1,000, $750, $500 or $250, depending on their cumulative grade-point average and funding availability.
To be eligible, incoming freshmen must have a minimum composite ACT score of 24 and a 2.5 GPA or an ACT score of 21 and a 3.0 GPA. Scholarship winners must be full-time undergraduate students enrolled in at least 12 credit hours.
Children of staff and faculty members of KU affiliates are also eligible. The scholarships are a result of KU's partnership with Coca-Cola. For more information, contact Janet Phillips at 864-1415.
The recipients and their faculty/staff parents and departments are listed below.
Eric Abney, Janice Abney-Klohr, Parking and Transit; Mary Adams, Craig Adams, civil engineering; Sheldon Adams, Christine Adams, KU Physicians Inc.; Emre Agbas, Dora Agbas, School of Medicine; Anna Allen, Christopher T. Allen, electrical engineering and computer science; Christopher Allin, Dennis Allin, KU Medical Center/emergency medicine; Stewart Alloway, Gordon Alloway, KU Medical Center/Center for Telemedicine and Telehealth; Ashley Anguiano, James Anguiano, Public Safety Office; Meghen Arnold, William F. Arnold, KUHA/renal dialysis; Melanie Arthur, Teresa Arthur, KUHA/clinical labs/cytogenetics; Thomas Ashe, Aagje Ashe, religious studies; Jami Babcock, Barbara Babcock, Center for Research on Learning; Alexander Balmaceda, Joaquina Baranda, KU Medical Center/oncology; Julia Barnard, Cheryl Lester and Philip Barnard, American studies and English; Timothy Barta, Tammy Barta, School of Business; Maxim Belousov, Andrei Belousov and Janna Belousova, KU Medical Center/molecular and integrative physiology; Matthew Bene, Dr. Belinda Vail, KU Medical Center/family medicine; Shane Billig, Karlawayne Williams, School of Business; Maria Blanco, Victor Blanco and Gladis Sanchez de Blanco, KU Medical Center/molecular and integrative physiology; Travis Bland, Joan Bland, Research and Graduate Studies; Sarah Bodle, Cheryl Wagner, KU Endowment; Brett Bohmann, Kimberly Bohmann, theatre; Chase Brecheisen, Kerrie Brecheisen, mathematics; Rosemary Brunin, Carol Brunin, KUHA/nursing; Taylor Buckler, Gail Schuetz, KUHA/nursing clinical excellence; Donald Burnham, David Burnham, Natural History Museum and Biodiversity Institute; Maxwell Campbell, Janet Campbell, Kansas Public Radio; Lydia Caron, Anne Marvin, Continuing Education; Christopher Carter, Debra Carter, Department of Student Housing; Nicole Carter, Ronald Carter, KUHA/information technology; Olivia Catloth, Robert Catloth, Kansas Athletics; Katharine Chauvin, Keith Chauvin, School of Business; William Cleek, Carol Cleek, KUHA/critical care/emergency;
Jessica Clifton, Eunice Clifton, Design and Construction Management; Kyle Consolver, Ronda Consolver, School of Education; Michael Conyers, Dan Conyers, KUHA/respiratory therapy; Marina Cowan, Mary Cowan, KUHA/breast center; Zachary Day, Victor Day, molecular structures group; Sandra Dexter, Ricky Johnson, Public Safety Office; JoAnn Doll, Vickie Doll, KU Libraries; Aileen Doll, Vickie Doll, KU Libraries; Corinne Edds, Tracy Hirata Edds, Applied English Center; Kyle Edds, Tracy Hirata Edds, Applied English Center; Tyler Enders, George Enders, KU Medical Center/anatomy and cell biology; Andre Faucher, Ola Faucher, Human Resources and Equal Opportunity; Carolyn Fish, Melinda Fish, Higuchi Biosciences Center; Vlad Geana, Mugur Geana, School of Journalism; Megan Gentry, Connie Gentry, School of Education; Jordan Gill, Turner Gill, Kansas Athletics; James Girod, Douglas Girod, KU Medical Center/Office of the Dean/clinical affairs; Erica Goddard, Diane and Stephen Goddard, Office of the Provost and Spencer Museum of Art; Alexander Golubski, Melissa Golubski, KUHA/nursing; Monica Gonzalez- Candanedo, Luis Gonzalez, geology; Leslie Goodwin, John A. Goodwin, KU Medical Center/Center for Telemedicine and Telehealth; Emma Graves, Leland Graves, KU Medical Center/ internal medicine; Julia Guard, Danny Anderson, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Alyssa Guinn, Tamara Guinn, Student Health Services; Timothy Hagen, Deborah R. Smith, biology; Derek Hannon, Sandra J. Hannon, Institutional Research and Planning; Alex Hardman, Amy Hardman, School of Architecture, Design and Planning; Kellian Harrell, Lea Chaffin, Office of Admissions; Harrison Haynes, Patricia Thomas, KU Medical Center/educational and academic affairs; Sean Heard, Linda Spears, KU Medical Center/molecular and integrative physiology; Stephanie Herpich, Ruth Herpich, International Student and Scholar Services; Lisa Hixson, Machelle Puckett, Facilities Operations; Margaret Holcomb, Cheryl Holcomb, School of Pharmacy; Aaron Howard, Christina Edmonds, Information Services; Emma Hoyle, Larry Hoyle, Institution for Policy and Social Research; Evan Hunter, John Hunter, aerospace engineering/CReSIS; Paige Hunter, John Hunter, aerospace engineering/CReSIS; Yasen Ivanov, Julian Ivanov, Kansas Geological Survey; Derek Jensen, Roy Jensen, KU Medical Center/Kansas Masonic Cancer Research Institution and pathology and laboratory medicine; Xing Ji, Jie Zhao, KU Medical Center/internal medicine; Stephanie Jian, Charlene (Xiaolin) Hu, Continuing Education; Chantelle Johnson, Corinna Johnson, linguistics; Elizabeth Johnson, Carey Johnson, chemistry; Blaine Juhl, Ted Juhl, economics; Dora Kapros, Ildiko Kapros, KUHA/rehabilitation services; James Kellerman, Rick Kellerman, School of Medicine-Wichita; Kathleen Kennalley, Teresa Kennalley, KU Medical Center/hearing and speech; Meshaal Khan, Qamar Khan, KU Medical Center/internal medicine; Taylor Kilkenny, Teresa Kilkenny, KUHA/nursing central; Courtney Kincaid, H. Steve Kincaid, Kansas Public Radio/Audio Reader; Michael Komosa, Mary Komosa, KUHA; Amanda Kong, Man Kong, electrical engineering; Aleese Kopf, Rose Kopf, Spencer Museum of Art; Emily Lamb, Brent Lamb, KU Endowment; Fattin Lang, Jeffrey Lang, mathematics; Christine Laskowski, Michael Laskowski, KU Memorial Unions; David Lee, Robert Lee, KU Medical Center/health policy and management; James Lemos II, James Lemos, KUHA/budget, reimbursement and cost accounting; Jacob Leopold, Beth Leopold, KUHA/nurse; Young-Han Lester, Teri Lester, KU Medical Center/preventive medicine and public health; Mihan Lester, Teri Lester, KU Medical Center/preventive medicine and public health; Benjamin Levy, Richard Levy, School of Law; Allison Lewis, Adrian Lewis, history; He Li, Benyi Li, KU Medical Center/surgery; Nicole Limones, Deborah Limones, Spanish and Portuguese; Jacob Liston, Victoria Liston, KUHA; Myron Liu, Weishi Liu, mathematics; Zachary Luchies, Carl Luchies, mechanical engineering; Chad Lupton, William E. Lupton, KU Endowment; Larissa Maranell, Mark Maranell, Kansas Memorial Unions; Charles Marsh, Charles Marsh, School of Journalism; Ashley Martin, Susan Martin, KUHA/nursing; Marissa Massoni, Kelley Massoni, sociology; Suzanne Mayse, Max Mayse, KU Endowment; Celeste McCoy, Rosita McCoy, KU Endowment; Evan Mielke, James Mielke, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Emily Miller, Lynnette K. Ojanguren, Student Health Services; Elisabeth Miller, Kent Miller, KU Libraries; Priyadarshini Mishra, Sanjay Mishra, School of Business; Hafsa Mohiuddin, Rozina Mohiuddin, KUHA/Med West; Christina Mohr, Susan Mohr, Facilities Operations; Ashley Montgomery, Melinda Montgomery, mathematics; Robert Montgomery, Melinda Montgomery, mathematics; Jenna Morgan, C. Don Morgan, School of Medicine-Wichita; Andrew Mulholland, James Mulholland, Public Safety Office; Tyler Mulholland, Jim Mulholland, Public Safety Office; Molly Munns, Stephen Munns, KU Medical Center/orthopedic surgery; Rose Naughtin, Paula Naughtin, School of Education; Sida Niu, Shan Bai, School of Medicine; Sergey Novoselítsev, Aleksandr and Vera Novoselítsev, Facilities Operations and Department of Student Housing; Sally Nulton, Carnie Nulton, KUHA/internal medicine; Mary Nulton, Carnie Nulton, KUHA/internal medicine; Joshua Ostermann, Russell Ostermann, chemical and petroleum engineering; Kelly Ouyang, Hui Ouyang, Information Technology; Patrick Patterson, Anne Patterson, School of Architecture, Design and Planning; Shelly Pearse, Wayne Pearse, KU Memorial Unions; Kayleigh Peterson, Kenneth Peterson, KU Medical Center/biochemistry and molecular biology; Jacob Pfannenstiel, Peggy Pfannenstiel, KU Endowment; Alyssa Phillips, Martin Huerter, Information Technology; Sarah Pierrelee, Robert Pierrelee, KU Memorial Unions; Mary Pisciotta, Robert Pisciotta, KU Medical Center/Dykes Library; Rachel Pisciotta, Robert Pisciotta, KU Medical Center/Dykes Library; Anthony Pokphanh, Roberta Pokphanh, biological sciences; Robby Price, Ritch Price Sr., Kansas Athletics; Dimitra Renault, Valerie Renault, Bureau of Childhood Research; Robert Reynolds, Belinda Reynolds, School of Education; John Reynolds, Belinda Reynolds, School of Education; Godfrey Riddle, Cecil Riddle, Information Technology; Caitlin Roach, Mary Roach, KU Libraries; Adam Rock, Randall Rock, Student Health Services; Nicholas Rockhold, Teresa Rockhold, American studies; Matthew Rombach, Robert Rombach, Design and Construction Management; Michaela Romero, Chris Romero, Department of Student Housing; Paul Rose, Ann Rose, KUHA/Information Technology Services;
Robert Sanner, Jennifer Sanner, KU Alumni Association; Emily Scholle, Minho Scholle, mathematics; Charles Scholle, Minho Scholle, mathematics; Jacob Schultz, Jerry Schultz, Life Span Institute; Lauren Self, Bill Self, Kansas Athletics; Marci Seuferling, Dale Seuferling, KU Endowment; Rebecca Sheldon-Sherman, Jan Sheldon and Jim Sherman, applied behavioral science; David Sicilian, Joseph M. Sicilian, economics; May Simpson, Greg Simpson, psychology; Daniel Smith, David Norman Smith, sociology; Stephanie Sorem, Robert Sorem, School of Engineering; Alexandra Sova, Jon Havener, visual art; Arielle Spiridigliozzi, Erin Spiridigliozzi, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Amanda Sprague-Brunk, Joey Sprague, sociology; Chelsea Steel, Tamara Steel, KUHA/operating room nurse; James Stewart, Debora Stewart, Kansas Geological Survey; Virginia Strother, Myra Strother, Student Health Services; Jacob Sullivan, Leslie Sullivan, KU Medical Center/preventive medicine and public health; Sarah Terranova, Paul Terranova, KU Medical Center/Office of the Vice Chancellor; Alyssa Thiel, Sarah Thiel, KU Libraries; James Thrasher, James Brantley Thrasher, KU Medical Center/urology; Rodolfo Torres, Estela Gavosto and Rodolfo Torres, mathematics; Olena Tsiovkh, Alexander and Yaroslava Tsiovkh, Russian, East European and Eurasian studies; Devin Turner, Terence Turner, KU Medical Center/plan and analysis; Bruce Tuschhoff, Jill Tuschhoff, KU Physicians Inc.; Miriam Tye, Michael Tye, Facilities Operations; Amanda Vander Tuig, Paul Vander Tuig, Kansas Athletics; Rabinad Verges, David Nualart, mathematics; Levi Weaverling, Cindy Weaverling, KU Endowment; Michael Weil, Malika Lyon, International Programs; Megan Wells, Nancy Muma, pharmacology and toxicology; Ian White, Bridget White, KU Endowment; Miles White, Bridget White, KU Endowment; Mariah Whitmore, Joan Weaver and Richard Whitmore, Department of Student Financial Aid and Continuing Education; Mary Whittaker, Thomas Whittaker, KU Medical Center/ophthalmology; Heather Whitten, Lori Whitten, English; Molly Wilkinson, Cathleen Wilkinson, Financial Aid and Scholarships; Andrew Williams, Sheryl Williams, Spencer Research Library; Claire Willis, Sheree Willis, Confucius Institute; Hannah Wilson, Graham Wilson, physics and astronomy; Kaitlin Wittler, Robert Wittler, School of Medicine-Wichita; Claire Wittler, Robert Wittler, School of Medicine-Wichita; Sylvia Yimer, Bedru Yimer, mechanical engineering; Basil Zimucha, Unnah Zimucha, KUHA/nursing.
Nicholas Chadbourne, David Albertini, molecular and integrative physiology; Bryon Bridges, Thomas Bridges, Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center; Alexandra Huelskamp, Lori Huelskamp, KUHA/nursing; Eric Johnson, Jeanette and Dan Johnson, Office of the Provost and General Counsel; Taylor Manning, Danny Manning, Kansas Athletics; Beth Muthoni, Michael Kariuki, African and African-American studies; Richmond Shealy, Victor Shealy, Kansas Athletics; Keevin Stutheit, Tina Stutheit, KUHA/nursing; Ryan Tuschhoff, Jill Tuschhoff, KU Physicians Inc.; Amber Walden, Joe Walden, School of Business; Bobbi Walden, Joe Walden, School of Business; Lena Warren, Steven Warren and Eva Horn, Office of Research and Graduate Studies and special education.
Ashton Adams, Christine Adams, KU Physicians Inc.; Jerron Ashby, Michele Bradford, KUHA/patient accounts; Allegra Baxter, Adrienne Moore Baxter, School of Allied Health/dietetics; Cole Bittel, Lisa Stehno-Bittel, School of Allied Health/physical therapy; Zachary Blomendahl, Jeff Blomendahl, KU Medical Center/information resources/networking; Joyce Bohling, Geoffery and Gwen Bohling, Kansas Geological Survey and Institutional Research and Planning; Rachel Brown, Naomi Brown, KUHA/clinical lab; Pamina Buechner, Matthew Buechner, molecular biosciences;
Greg Burg, Mary and J. Greg Burg, Office of the Chancellor and biological sciences;
Deigan Burns, Bill Dickerson, Kansas Athletics; Henry Chapman, Ann Chapman, Student Health Services; Will Chertoff, Mark Chertoff, School of Allied Health; Elizabeth Chesser, Amy Chesser, School of Medicine-Wichita; Marika Crider, Mayumi Crider, Tertiary Oil Recover Project; Lucy Daldorph, Sandra Issa and Brian Daldorph, Applied English Center and English; Bradley Davis, Lynn L. Davis, KUHA/nursing-surgery ICU; Peter Michael Duran, Jennifer Church-Duran, KU Libraries; Emily Fiore, Gerre Fiore, KUHA/nursing; Lauren Fox, Maria Fox, KUHA; Brendan Golledge, Nona Golledge, KU Memorial Unions; Bennett Golubski, Melissa Golubski, KUHA/neonatal ICU; Kenneth Goodden, Myra Strother, Student Health Services; Dylan Guthrie, James P. Guthrie, School of Business; Madison Hillis, John Hillis, KU Endowment; Albert Kim, Kee Jun Kim, KU Medical Center/microbiology; Alexandra Kincaid, H. Steve Kincaid, Audio Reader; Jordan Koch, Paul Douglas Koch, finance; Chelsea Koehly, Vicki Koehly, KUHA/medical records; Brittany Limones, Deborah Limones, Spanish and Portuguese; Kathryn Liston, Victoria Liston, KUHA; Sheeba Mathew, Liz Mathew, KU Medical Center/control and reporting; Luke McDaneld, Scott McDaneld, Information Technology; Katherine McKay, Robert McKay, School of Medicine-Wichita; Joshua McMullen, Deborah McMullen, Student Health Services; Micaela Mendez, Stacy and Genaro Mendez, School of Education and School of Music; William Nulton, Carnie Nulton, KU Medical Center/medical administration services; Madison Oller, Lisa Oller, KUHA/pharmacy; Chris Ouyang, Hui Ouyang, Information Technology; Alyson Parfet, Kristie Parfet, Center for Science Education; Henry Raak, Douglas Crawford-Parker, English; Francisco Ramos, Marina Carrizosa-Ramos, KU Medical Center/family medicine; Lindsey Robles, David Robles, Facilities Operations; Rachel Saladin, Cheryl Saladin, School of Law; Andrew Sandt, Janice Sandt, KUHA; Laila Tawfik, Ossama Tawfik, KU Medical Center/anatomic and surgical pathology