McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

November 14, 2012

Scholarship

By James Beaty
Staff Writer

McALESTER —  

Eastern Oklahoma State College sophomore Larriann Chambers recently received a $1,000 tuition waiver scholarship from the Oklahoma Association of Community Colleges. Chambers, who is from Tushka, is currently studying agriculture communications at Eastern. She plans to graduate in May and pursue a double major in agriculture communications and agriculture business at Oklahoma State University. OACC scholarship recipients are selected based on academics, leadership and service. Chambers is very active in student organizations at Eastern. She is the Eastern Student Government reporter, the Aggie Club treasurer and a member of the Ag Ambassadors. She is also a Presidential Scholar and a member of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society. Pictured right, Eastern President Dr. Stephen Smith, presents sophomore Larriann Chambers with her $1,000 scholarship award from the Oklahoma Association of Community Colleges.