User Login    
 + Register
PDQ Cleaning
News : NCMC Announces New Scholarship
Posted by Randy on 2013/7/1 9:26:19 (412 reads) News by the same author

The North Central Missouri College Foundation is pleased to announce a new education scholarship established by local residents Carl and Gloria Carpenter in memory of their late son-in-law, Thomas Anthony, M.D.

Click to see original Image in a new window


Education was very important to Dr. Anthony. He completed his bachelor’s degree at the State University of New York at Binghamton, and then graduated with honors from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He completed a general surgery residency at the University of Washington, a surgical oncology fellowship at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, New York, and a master’s of science degree in epidemiology from the Harvard University School of Public Health.

At the time of his death, Dr. Anthony had just been appointed chief of surgery at the Boise, Idaho VA Medical Center. He had previously served as vice chairman and professor or surgery in the division of surgical oncology at the University of Texas Southwestern School of Medicine and chief of surgical service at the Veterans’ Administration North Texas Health Care System. Dr. Anthony was a well-respected teacher and mentor and had a passion for teaching. He trained a generation of surgeons, many of whom became close friends.

Education is also very important to Mr. and Mrs. Carpenter, whose careers were spent educating students. With degrees from Graceland University and Central Missouri State, the Carpenters taught in the Garden City, Warsaw and Windsor school districts before taking positions in Trenton. Mr. Carpenter was the principal at Adams Middle School for 25 years and Mrs. Carpenter was an NCMC English department faculty member and retired as the college’s dean of student services.

Understanding the need for financial assistance for prospective teachers, they have established the Thomas Anthony, M.D. Memorial Scholarship for NCMC students who are pursuing degrees in the field of education. This new endowed scholarship will be awarded annually to a second semester freshman or a sophomore student pursuing a degree in the field of education in the amount of $350 per semester.

Through the Thomas Anthony, M.D. Scholarship, the Carpenters will continue to help students. “Mr. and Mrs. Carpenter are going to be able to positively impact the lives of NCMC students for years to come, and the recipients of this award will be able to continue the legacy of educating students of tomorrow,” commented Teresa J. Cross, NCMC director of development.

“Scholarships are a great way to remember and honor those individuals who’ve made a positive impact on your life, and we have been very pleased with the community’s response to our on-going Gifts in Action Scholarship Campaign,” she continued. Please contact Ms. Cross at 660-359-3948 x 1403 or by e-mail at tcross@mail.ncmissouri.edu to find out more about the Thomas Anthony, M.D. Scholarship or the Scholarship Campaign.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2015/4/1 10:02:18 - Monday Night Accident Injures Cameron Woman
2015/4/1 10:00:00 - Silent Auction Basket Sale Underway At NCMC's Cross Hall
2015/4/1 9:52:04 - Construction Underway At Highway 6 Grand River Bridge
2015/4/1 9:15:38 - Royals Win Back-To-Back Games In Cactus League Play
2015/4/1 9:05:53 - Mizzou To Lose Leading Scorer, Rebounder, To Transfer
2015/4/1 7:50:00 - Mizzou's Eye Appears Thursday Night On ESPN
2015/4/1 7:48:37 - Grundy County Absentee Balloting Open Saturday Morning
2015/4/1 7:44:59 - Grundy County Seeks To Improve "Low-Water Crossings"
2015/4/1 7:41:55 - Debris Falls On Power Line, Causing Trenton Power Failure
2015/4/1 7:40:00 - Brookfield Catholic Organization To Host "Foot Care Clinic" Later This Month
2015/4/1 7:28:55 - Culvert Replacement to Close Grundy County Route J Today
2015/4/1 7:25:09 - Chillicothe Police Department Announces New Hire
2015/4/1 7:10:00 - Senator McCaskill In Chillicothe This Morning For "Senior Listening Tour"
2015/4/1 6:40:00 - Accidents Reported Near Green City And Carrollton
2015/3/30 13:20:00 - Amber Alert Issued For 13-Year Old, Missing From Henry County
2015/3/30 12:00:00 - Trenton Municipal Utilities Sets Budget For Fiscal Year
2015/3/30 11:50:34 - Princeton's Schoonover Receives High Score In Percussion Solo
2015/3/30 11:00:00 - Trenton HS Instrumental Music Department Earns Ten "1's" At Districts
2015/3/30 11:00:00 - THS Vocalists Excel In Districts
2015/3/30 10:32:27 - Area Teens Injured In Truck Accident
2015/3/28 5:50:29 - Harrison County Accident Injures Ridgeway Woman
2015/3/27 16:19:18 - Milan Blisters Putnam County To Open Baseball Season
2015/3/27 16:15:35 - Trenton Kiwanis To Host Easter Egg Hunt At Moberly Park
2015/3/27 16:08:33 - Pershing Boyhood Home To Host Easter Egg Hunt
2015/3/27 15:59:31 - Michigan Wolverines End Mizzou's Season In WNIT's Third Round
2015/3/27 15:52:45 - Royals Right Fielder Out With Jammed Thumb
2015/3/27 15:40:00 - Royals Lose Young Right-Hander On Waivers To San Diego
2015/3/27 14:20:00 - Trenton Bulldogs Sweep Early Bird Relays
2015/3/27 13:30:00 - NCMC Softball Routs Graceland's JV, Runs Winning Streak To 11
2015/3/27 11:40:00 - MBCA Announces All-State Academic Basketball Team



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM