July 13, 2010
Local student named Tippie Scholar at University of Iowa
(Student name) of (hometown), has been selected as a Tippie Scholar by the University of Iowa Henry B. Tippie College of Business and is one of 18 entering first-year students who have been awarded over $30,000 in scholarships for fall 2010.
(Student last name) is a member of the Tippie Scholars Program, a select group of first-year students admitted directly to the Tippie College of Business. Members are chosen based on academic merit and their scholarships are renewable for a second year provided they maintain a 3.33 University of Iowa grade point average and remain enrolled in the Tippie College of Business.
(Student) is the (son/daughter) of (parent names) and plans to major in (major).
EDITORS: Scholarship winners are listed below alphabetically by hometown, with Iowa students listed first.
Luke Haverkamp, Ames High School, son, Brent and Tori Haverkamp, finance.
Ryan Gean, Ankeny High School, son, Todd and Dawn Gean, finance and accounting.
Yuuki Matsuyama, Ankeny High School, daughter, Kiyokazu and Reiko Matsuyama, marketing and international business certificate.
Jessica Schaeffer, Ankeny High School, daughter, Bryon and Michelle Schaeffer, finance.
Alexis Clymer, John F. Kennedy High School, daughter, John Clymer and Teresa Fields, marketing and accounting.
Deepika Mehta, Linn-Mar High School, daughter, Deepak and Lalita Mehta, management and accounting.
Thomas Waste, Linn-Mar High School, son, Robert Waste, accounting and management.
Karly Holland, Charles City High School, daughter, Bryan Schaufenbuel and Shana Lair, accounting and international business certificate.
Paul Johnson, Saint Albert High School, son, Greg and Margie Johnson, accounting and management.
Mallory Brandt, Belle Plaine High School, daughter, John and Jeani Brandt, marketing and management.
Emily Van Dorin, Mount Pleasant Community High School, daughter, Kevin and Shelley Van Dorin, accounting and marketing.
Johnna Wilson, MOC Floyd Valley High School, daughter, Michael and Michelle Wilson, accounting.
John Economos, Urbandale High School, son, Ted and Alicia Economos, economics and marketing.
James Hampton, Saint Charles North High School, son, Shane and Sherry Hampton, finance and risk management and insurance certificate.
Anne Wanner, Wheaton-Warrenville South High School, daughter, John and Sharon Wanner, marketing and international business certificate.
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