Scholars for December 19


Berklee College of Music announced that Benjamin Kirsch of Tumwater earned placement on the dean's list for the summer semester of the 2010 academic year.


The following students enrolled at Concordia University in Portland, Ore.:

Amy Moore, Olympia, was awarded a Cavalier’s Award and a Concordia Grant. Moore is a recent graduate of Capital High School.

Michele Niemann, Yelm, was awarded a Concordia Grant and Scholar’s Scholarship. Niemann is a recent graduate of Yelm High School.


Girl Scout Troop 40720 is pleased to announce that its members earned the Girl Scout Silver Award – the highest award in Girl Scouting for girls ages 11-14.

Bernadine Dale, Jenna Doran, Gretchen Eberl, Kimmy Latsch and Zoe Willis committed more than 40 hours each to the Homeless Backpacks program

Jennifer Glass, a 2002 graduate of Capital High School, received a NASA Astrobiology Postdoctoral Fellowship to continue her scientfic research at Caltech in Pasadena, Calif.