STEPHEN J. FELDMAN FOR JUDGE OF THE CIRCUIT COURT OF COOK COUNTY, IL
Chicago Buckeyes, help put a "Buckeye on the Bench"!
OSU alumni and Chicago native Stephen Feldman is running for Judge of the Circuit Court of Cook County. Our fellow Buckeye is running an old fashioned grass roots campaign with a cyber-twist. So show your support on March 18th and consider placing your vote to a Buckeye Alumni!
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For the 2013-2014 incoming freshmen class, the Ohio State Alumni Club of Chicago awarded scholarships to three Chicagoland 2013 high school graduates who plan on attending Ohio State’s main campus in the fall. The Club awarded two Alumni Scholars Awards valued at $2500 to two local students in the top 10% of her / his graduating class. This is a merit-based scholarship and students demonstrated involvement in school and community activities while showing a sound interest and positive attitude toward college work.
The Club also provided an Emerging Leader Scholarship valued at $1000 for one local student in the top 25% of her / his graduating class. This is also a merit-based scholarship and the winner demonstrated involvement in school and community activities while showing a sound interest and positive attitude toward college work.
All scholarship winners will have the opportunity to serve as honorary board members of the Chicago Club for one year and establish connections with area alumni.
Our Alumni Scholars award winners are: Nicolas Trivelas and Katie Gustafson.
Nicholas Trivelas is a 2013 graduate of Oak Park River Forest High School and graduated number one in his class out of 900 students. Although raised in River Forest, Illinois, his parents own a farm in northwestern Ohio. Nicholas has a strong interest in music, and had a lead or featured role in 12 musicals during high school. So he Plans to be able to participate in the men’s glee club or a men’s a cappella group on campus. During high school, Nicholas was also involved in Speech Team, Chemistry Club and Boy Scouts. He earned the rank of Eagle Scout last summer, after restoring a forgotten World War I memorial in his middle school. Nicholas is Greek Orthodox and hopes to also be able to be a part of the Greek Orthodox community in Columbus. Nicholas plans on participating in the Ohio State honors program, majoring in chemistry, and going on to grad or med school.
Kathryn (Katie) Gustufson
Kathryn (Katie) Gustufson is a 2013 graduate of St. Charles North High School. She graduated number 4 in her class of 505 students. Katie was an all-conference and academic all-conference member of her school’s bowling team. She was also a part of the track team for 3 years. This year she was the editor in chief for her school’s yearbook. She is a member of her school’s National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta. She’s involved in her church and volunteers quite often. She also volunteered at Feed My Starving Children. She holds two part time jobs. Working at McDonalds for 2 years having been promoted to crew trainer. She is also a receptionist at a dentist office. This fall, Katie will be majoring in chemical engineering
Our Emerging Leader Scholarship award winner is Matthew Memming.
Matthew is a 2013 graduate of Oswego High School. Matthew is in the National Honors Society, Tri-M Music Honors Society and the National English Honors Society. He was a member of the Marching Band for four years and was the trombone section leader for three years. He was also a member of the SPC Honor Band and Jazz Band where he participated in the IMEA All-Conference for Jazz Band. Matthew has bowled for Oswego High School for four years and went to the Junior Gold National Championship. He also played volleyball for two years. Matthew volunteers at his church, hospitals and the local elementary school’s Latino Family Learning Project as well as the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. He also tutored his fellow classmates after school three days a week. Matthew’s future goal is to continue on to Medical School and become a Pediatrician and specialize in critical care and hopes to find a cure for Cystic Fibrosis.
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