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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

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Ten New UW-Eau Claire Students
Named Kopp Presidential Scholars 

MAILED: May 15, 2002

         EAU CLAIRE  Ten students who will attend the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire in the fall have been named Kopp Presidential Scholars for the 2002-03 academic year.
         The university awards Kopp Presidential scholarships, valued at $1,000 each, to up to 10 new freshmen on the basis of academic achievement, national test scores, and school and community leadership and service. The non-renewable scholarship funds are made possible by a gift from Kopp Investment Advisors, Edina, Minn., to the UW-Eau Claire Foundation Inc.
         Kopp Presidential Scholars are:

         The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is a public university consistently recognized as one of the nation's best educational values. U.S. News & World Report recently named UW-Eau Claire one of the three top public regional universities in the Midwest. For more information on scholarship opportunities at UW-Eau Claire, visit our Web site at www.uwec.edu.
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UW-Eau Claire Home  News Bureau
Judy Berthiaume
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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(715) 836-4741
newsbur@uwec.edu

Updated: May 15, 2002