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Vanessa Johnson Receives |
MAILED: May 3, 1999|
Vanessa Johnson, Eden, 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.
Johnson will work with professor of psychology William Frankenberger at the Human Development Center. She will be involved in research related to the use of stimulant medication for treatment of AD/HD.
Johnson, a graduate of St. Mary's Springs High School, is the daughter of Scott and Annmarie Johnson.
Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Updated: May 6, 1999