Jun 10, 2009

The Distinguished Student award is one of the top honors given at OSU-Cascades.  Recipients are selected by members of the faculty.  The award recognizes a student from within each degree area in the current graduating class for outstanding achievement in academics and contribution to their field.

Distinguished Students consistently show a passion for learning and a dedication to their field of study and to the OSU-Cascades community.  The Distinguished Student award was initiated in 2004.

A reception, attended by OSU-Cascades faculty members, and family and friends, will be held in the award recipients’ honor on Friday, June 12, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Gary Fish, president of Deschutes Brewery, Inc., will offer remarks.  The reception will be attended by OSU-Cascades faculty and family and friends of the honorees.


Oregon State University

Gretchen Scharpf Eugene Art
Lauren Shields Sisters Business
Carol Daviscourt Corvallis     Tourism and Outdoor Leadership
Jacqueline Vance Bend Human Development and Family Sciences
Jack Chapman South Beach Liberal Studies
J. David Hanlon Bend Natural Resources
Jenifer Hume Madras  Masters in Counseling (school counseling)
Liesl Farnsworth Bend Masters in Counseling (community counseling)
Jo Anne Bradley Bend Masters in Teaching


University of Oregon

Eva Kiezik Bend General Science
Kristin Jones Bend General Social Science
Gabriel Silas Behm Bend Mathematics
Jessica Dotson Bend Psychology


About the OSU-Cascades Campus – Located in Bend, Ore., OSU-Cascades is the first branch campus in the Oregon University System.  OSU-Cascades features small class sizes and one-on-one mentoring by outstanding faculty in such areas as Business Administration, Education, and Tourism and Outdoor Leadership.