NEW Scholarship Established for the KVCC Nursing Program

A NEW scholarship for the KVCC Nursing program that will provide a second year nursing student a $2,000 per year award has been established by a former KVCC English instructor and her husband.

The Carroll F. and Luna P. Marquard Memorial Nursing Scholarship established in August, 2011 by Barbara B. Frisbie, a former KVCC English instructor, and her husband Roger R. Hinshaw, will honor her Uncle Carroll and Aunt Luna Marquard who began her nursing education in Kalamazoo. She contracted tuberculosis during her clinical training and left college. Living to the age of 97, Luna relied on home nursing care at life's end, leaving a lasting witness to the importance of nursing in her life.