Scholarships & Community Partners Recognition


LSU’s School of Kinesiology held its annual recognition reception honoring scholarship recipients, donors, and community partners on December 3rd at 6:00 p.m. in the Lawton Room on LSU’s Campus.

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Recognition of Premier Scholars

  • Human Movement, Clara Bausa
  • Fitness Studies, Emilie Mestayer
  • K-12 Education, Lauren Stanley
  • Athletic Training, Olivia Wishman
  • Sport Administration, Rashida Peters

Recognition of Individual Scholarships

  • Harry Rabenhorst Memorial Scholarship, Catherine Keane
  • Jinks Coleman Memorial Scholarship, Hope Yantis
  • James A. “Jim” Cason Scholarship,Brittany Rennison
  • Don Franks/President’s Challenge Fellowship, Khirey Walker
  • Robert and Irene Cosgrove Scholarship, Kyle Lewis
  • Lea Thomas Memorial Scholarship, Alli Blanchard
  • Gerry Owens Scholarship in Kinesiology, Madeline Keaton
  • Judy Bhatia Memorial Scholarship, Lauryn DesChamps
  • Gary Albright Scholarship, Kendall Lewis
  • Kathy and Ernie Hill Scholarship, Colette Tilly

Recognition of Community Partners

Kathy Hill presented:

  • Wally McMakin, CEO of Altus Wealth Management in Baton Rouge
  • Vaughn Meinors, local businessman
  • Randall Aldridge, businessman in Gonzales
  • Dennis Lorio, high school football coach in Baton Rouge area
  • Pete and Maxine Nicolos