Southern College freshman
awarded $2,000 scholarship
(Dec. 4, 2001) - Florida Southern College freshman Courtney Connell
received a $2,000 scholarship from the Cecil Burnett/Betty White
Advanced Education Scholarship sponsored by the Children's Cancer
Center of Tampa, Fla. Scholarships are for undergraduate education
degrees and can be used for tuition, books, or living expenses.
Connell is majoring
in psychology. She is the daughter of Harvey "Joe" and
Martha Connell of Mulberry, Fla.
organization, the Children's Cancer Center works with the medical
and psychosocial staff in the hospitals to create a supportive environment
for pediatric hematology/oncology patients and their families.
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.