Clark College offers presidential scholarship to student who overcame the odds

Ramona_Vercher_webClark College 2013 graduate Ramona Vercher is the recipient of the 2013-2014 Community College President’s Award. The annual scholarship is given to a Clark College graduate who is transferring to a Washington State University Vancouver degree program; it provides full-time tuition for one year, renewable for one additional year, for a total of four semesters.Vercher was selected from three finalists, all of whom have demonstrated leadership potential, are active in community service, and graduated with honors. The other two finalists, Jennifer Campbell and David Taub, will also receive $1,000 scholarships from the Clark College Foundation to continue their education. Click here to see a video of Vercher describing her experiences at Clark and to hear the “Vercher cheer.”