May 13, 2013
Center for Prairie Studies Awards Scholarships
PHOTO: James Conway, Sioux City, and Brooke Romer, Chandler, Ariz.
Briar Cliff University’s Center for Prairie Studies recently awarded $1,500 in scholarships to BCU environmental science majors James Conway, a junior from Sioux City, and Brooke Romer, a first-year student from Chandler, Ariz.
“These scholarships will further encourage an interest in prairies for these students and deepen their understanding of surrounding environment,” said Dr. Brian Hazlett, director, Center for Prairie Studies, professor of biology and environmental science at Briar Cliff.
Established in 2009 through a grant from the Gilchrist Foundation, the Center for Prairie Studies assists Briar Cliff University identify with its native environment.