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July 13, 2010

Local student named Tippie Outstanding Scholar at University of Iowa

(Student name) of (hometown), has been selected as a Tippie Outstanding Scholar by the University of Iowa Henry B. Tippie College of Business and is one 18 entering first-year students who have been awarded over $30,000 in scholarships for fall 2010.

(Student) is a member of the Tippie Scholars Program, a select group of first-year students admitted directly to the Tippie College of Business. The Tippie Scholars Program awards up to three Outstanding Scholar awards on the basis of academic merit and financial need. Each of these scholarships is renewable for up to four years or graduation, whichever comes first, provided the students 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.

Council Bluffs
Cody Stites, Thomas Jefferson High School, son, James Stites and Suzy Marquez, finance and accounting.

Morton Grove
Jennifer Frake, Regina Dominican High School, daughter, John and Elizabeth Frake, management and marketing.

Nicholas Bixler, Wheaton-Warrenville South High School, son, Michael and Dawn Bixler, economics and international business certificate.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa News Service, 300 Plaza Centre One, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2500

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