Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Monday, January 21, 2002
Manriquez gets med scholarship
Nicholas Manriquez, a first year student in the College of Pediatric Medicine
and Surgery at Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center (DMU), has
received the Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
Merit Scholarship for the 2001-2002 academic year. He will be honored at
the College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery's Scholarship Banquet on Jan.
He is the son of Nick Manriquez of Pecos.
Natividad joins delayed program
Jaime B. Natividad has joined the United States Army under the Delayed
Entry Program. The program gives young men and women the opportunity to delay
entering active duty for up to one year.
The enlistment gives the new soldier the option to learn a new skill,
travel and become eligible to receive as much as $50,000 toward a college
education. After completion of basic military training, soldiers receive
advanced individual training in their career job specialty.
The recruit qualifies for an $11,000 enlistment bonus.
Natividad, a 2000 graduate of Pecos High School, will report for basic
training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
His parents are Ruben R. and Margarita B. Natividad of Pecos.
OC Student Art Space series presents program
The Odessa College Student Art Space Series presents, "Famous Faces" through
The exhibit is on display at Student Art Space, the OC student gallery,
located in Sedate Hall, Room 111, and features 20 high-contrast pencil drawings
created by Drawing I class students. The dramatic black and white images
include John Lennon, Willie Nelson, Alfred Einstein, Jeremy Irons and others.
Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday through Thursday.
For more information, contact art Professor Barry Phillips the Elder at
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