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University of Iowa News Release

Feb. 2, 2005

EDITORS: Receipt of this release means that one of the honored students is from a hometown in your newspaper's circulation area.

UI Army ROTC Honors Scholarship Cadets

The University of Iowa Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) recently honored six outstanding sophomore cadets who are pursuing their undergraduate degrees while on scholarship.

Maj. David Pinter, ROTC adjunct assistant professor of military science, noted that the scholarships received to date include mentoring, leadership development and support of tuition, books, and room and board. He added that each cadet, upon graduation, will be commissioned into the U.S. Army and enter onto active duty or receive a commission into the United States Army Reserve or National Guard as a part-time Soldier and Officer while pursuing a career in the civil service or corporate America.

The cadets, listed by hometown, with Iowa listed first, are:

IOWA

Cedar Rapids
Shane E. Hunt, daughter of Scott and Linda Hunt of Cedar Rapids and a 2003 graduate of Morris Community High School, Morris, Ill., has received more than $9,000 in scholarships while majoring in psychology.

New Liberty
Jaclyn A. Adams, daughter of Loren and Susan Adams and a 2003 graduate of Bennett Community High School, has received more than $9,000 in scholarships while majoring in health management.

St. Ansgar
Collin J. McKinley, son of Brian and Linda McKinley and a 2003 graduate of St. Ansgar High School, has received more than $9,000 in scholarships while majoring in history.

Wyoming
Lindsay M. Larson, daughter of Gary Larson of Monticello and Lisa Gutzeitof of Wyoming and a 2003 graduate of Monticello High School, has received more than $9,000 in scholarships while majoring in nursing.

ILLINOIS

Naperville
Stephen P. Gauger, son of Ron and Gail Gauger and a 2003 graduate of Naperville High School, has received more than $20,000 in scholarships while majoring in business.

Orland Park
Kenneth M. Wall, son of John and Caryl Wall and a 2003 graduate of Amos Alonzo Stagg, High School, Palos Hills, Ill., has received more than $20,000 in scholarships while majoring in business.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa News Services, 300 Plaza Centre One, Suite 371, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2500.

MEDIA CONTACT: Gary Galluzzo, 319-384-0009, gary-galluzzo@uiowa.edu