Release Date: April 7, 2003
ASU College of Sciences Names Everhart, Medical Center Scholarships Recipients
The Angelo State University College of Sciences has announced the recipients of the San Angelo Community Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship and the Dr. Merrill W. Everhart Scholarship in Science for the 2003-04 academic year.
Senior biology major Ervin Lowther of Rising Star will be awarded the San Angelo Community Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship of $1,300. Junior chemistry major Amber Lieber of Lowake will receive the $1,000 Everhart Scholarship.
Lowther is a member of Tri-Beta Biological Honor Society, the American Chemical Society and Alpha Chi National Honor Scholarship Society. He also represents the College of Sciences as a student senator. He plans a future in the medical profession.
The San Angelo Community Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship is open to ASU students who graduated from a Texas high school and are majoring in any medical or medically related field.
After completing her undergraduate work at ASU, Lieber plans to complete a master's degree in chemistry, focusing on forensics. She is a member of the American Chemical Society. She also serves as a House of Faith volunteer, a Concho Valley Home for Girls tutor, and a Concho Country Chrysalis Board Member.
The Everhart Scholarship was created by the last will and testament of Mrs. Julia Tidwell Everhart in honor of Dr. Everhart. The bequest funds an annual scholarship for a student majoring in one of the sciences at ASU.
The two recipients will be honored during a 2-3 p.m. reception Friday, April 11, in the Conference Room of the Vincent Nursing-Physical Science Building.