For Immediate Release – Lawton, OK, May 23, 2006 Cameron’s Department of Physical Sciences hosts annual awards, scholarship event The Cameron University Department of Physical Sciences recently recognized the department’s 2006 graduates and presented honors and scholarships during its annual awards ceremony and dinner. Awards were presented to chemistry, natural science and physics majors for their scholarly and academic accomplishments. Those who received recognition as 2006 chemistry major graduates were Ferida Abubeker from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Andi Ferrell Smith from Apache; Andrew Curry and Jesse Wilson from Fletcher; Stephanie Dayus, Jeffrey Halye, Courtney Hill, Crystal Keys, Krista Lemley, Briana O’Malley and Valarie Toodle, all from Lawton; and Kaci Michael from Snyder. Senior recognition also went to Don Becker and Mark Polson, both of Lawton, as physics majors. William Walker of Chattanooga; Cynthia Chambliss, Braedon Ford, Genevieve Hughes, Ketrina Lewis, all of Lawton, and Chad Edgeworth of Walters, received recognition as natural science majors. Special recognitions went to Becker for the Freshman Chemistry-Sequence Award and Polson for the Society of Physics Students Award. The “Outstanding Student Worker” award went to Elizabeth Wolf, junior chemistry major from Lawton. Physical Sciences department majors receiving scholarships for the 2006-2007 academic year were also named during the awards ceremony. (over) Science awards, ADD ONE Scholarship recipients include: Michael Landoll from Elgin, who received the Allen Zisman Scholarship; Meredith Mercer and Timothy Laundre, both of Altus, who received the Jimmy and Virgie Stanton Scholarship Award; and Andrea Brock and Nancy Rose, both of Lawton, and Zachary Stowers from Duncan, who received Tom Brown Scholarship Awards. Those receiving departmental scholarship awards were Rodney Barmettler from Cache, Kathryn Bonds from Duncan, and J.R. Gillis, from Irving, Texas. Those receiving scholarships from Friends and Alumni were Kristen McGee and Margaret Robinson, both of Lawton. – 30 – PR# 06-094 Editors and Broadcasters: For more information, contact CU Government & Community Relations at 580.581.2211.