||Schofield Hall 218|
||Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004|
Emily Geissler Receives |
MAILED: April 20, 1999|
Emily Geissler, Altoona, who will attend the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire this fall, has received a Blugold Fellowship for the 1999-00 academic year.
Blugold Fellowships are given annually to up to 20 incoming freshmen based on academic record, national test scores, an essay, and school and community leadership and service. The fellowship provides an opportunity to do research with or serve as an assistant to faculty. In addition, each recipient will receive a $500 scholarship and a $1,200 stipend. The funds, administered through the UW-Eau Claire Foundation, are renewable for a second year.
Geissler will work with assistant professor of nursing Nola Schmitt on a project involving the healing touch.
Geissler, a graduate of Eau Claire Regis High School, is the daughter of Karen and Jeff Geissler.
Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Updated: April 20, 1999