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Education Briefs

Larry Schmueser of Rifle was named to the dean’s list for the Fall Semester 2012 at Colorado State University-Pueblo.

Samantha J. Wilson of New Castle has been named to the McDaniel College fall 2012 dean’s list with high honors. High honors are earned for a semester grade point average of 3.70-3.89.

Kristen Nestor of Silt has made the dean’s list at Colorado Mesa University for Wildlife Biology studies for the 2012 fall semester. Kristen is the daughter of Jon and Joan Nestor.

Grand River Health will once again be offering area students a chance at one of seven $1,000 scholarships to those who are interested in one of the many health care related fields (nursing, radiology, pathology, pre-med, etc.).

Any person who lives in Grand River Hospital District or is a full-time student in one of the three in-district high schools (Rifle, Grand Valley or Coal Ridge), and who wishes to pursue a career in the medical field, may apply. You must be planning to attend a college, university or technical school in fall 2013. Applicants may include graduating high school seniors, individuals who have previously graduated high school, and GRHD employees. Awards will be given only to individuals who have not previously received a scholarship from the Grand River Hospital District.

Scholarship applications are available at all in-district high schools or at For information contact Volunteer Services Manager Kaaren Peck at 970-625-6423.

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