5 NSU students get AT&T Scholarships

Five Northwestern State University students were among 30 recipients of AT&T first-generation scholarships awarded by the University of Louisiana System Foundation. Students awarded the $500 scholarships are enrolled full-time in STEM programs throughout the Universities of Louisiana. AT&T donated $15,000 to the Foundation earlier this year and more than 250 students applied for the award. From left are Taylor Powell of Bossier City, Biology; Miranda Coffey of Keithville, Biology; RaLonda Armster of Simmesport, Biology, and Cherish Netter of Baker, Mathematics. Not shown is Char’Tarian Wilson of Greenwood, Biology.