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Wednesday, May 31, 2000

Scholarship committee meeting set

Earl Bell Scholarship Fund, Inc. will have their annual meeting convention and scholarship presentation on Saturday, June 3 at the Pecos Community Center.

A meeting will be held at 10 a.m. for members only; an awards recognition is scheduled for 2 p.m. and a luncheon will be held following that with the public invited to attend, both the awards ceremony and the covered dish luncheon.

Marquez makes Cum Laude Honor Roll

Laura Lee Marquez, a 1998 graduate of Pecos High School currently attending Odessa College in the field of Respiratory Care made the Cum Laude Honor Roll.

Marquez was accepted into the program the beginning of the Fall semester of 1999. In order to receive such an honor the student must be enrolled full-time with 12 hours or more and make a grade no lower than a "B" in all classes they are currently enrolled in.

Marquez was enrolled in 14 hours receiving "A's" and "B's" in all her classes. She was taking Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology, Fundamentals of Respiratory Care II, Respiratory Pharmacology, Clinical Practice II, and Intro to Computer Systems this past Spring semester.

Marquez is enrolled for the summer sessions I and II at Odessa College which begin May 30. She will be a full-time student in the summer enrolled with 10 hours each semester.

At the end of the summer sessions Marquez will receive her certificate of completion and will be eligible to take her Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) Test in November.

Her anticipated graduation will be May of 2001 with an Associate in Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.).

Marquez is the daughter of Mickey and Jane Marquez and granddaughter of Frances "Kika" Marquez all of Pecos.

Pecosites make Dean's List

Four Pecos area students attending Angelo State University in San Angelo, are listed on the Dean's List for the Spring semester at the University.

Those listed include: Penny Anne Armstrong, a Business major; Nancy Muniz, a Spanish major; Veronica D. Munoz, a Pre-veterinary major and Christy Lea Taylor, an Early Childhood major, all from Pecos.

To be eligible for the Dean's List, a student must be enrolled as a full time student and have at least a 3.25 grade point average.

Students receive degrees

Four Pecos residents were among 205 Odessa College candidates for graduation during spring commencement held May 12.

The candidates were: Carol Lee Clark with an associate in arts degree with a major in business administration; Gabriel P. Matta, associate in applied science in nursing; Victorio O. Prieto, associate in applied science in law enforcement/criminal justice; and Louis Joseph Villalobos, associate in applied science in respiratory therapy.

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