Posted 4/18/19

LEE UNIVERSITY recently hosted Lee Day, the university’s annual preview weekend for prospective students and their families. To conclude the Lee Day festivities, the university hosted a worship rally where eight students received scholarships. Cameron Smart from Weaverville, North Carolina received a $5,000 scholarship. Savannah Martin from Charlotte, North Carolina received a meal plan for 21 meals per week. Jacob Browning from Thompson’s Station; Elijah Joyce from Swan’s Island, Maine; Garrett Potts from Dora, Alabama; and Emily Schaffer from Independence, Kentucky, each received a $3,000 scholarship. Transfer students Christina Buchanan of Taylor, South Carolina, and Israel Molina of Miami, Florida, also received $3,000 scholarships. From left are Smart, Joyce, Browning, Schaffer, Potts, Martin, Molina and Buchanan. For the first time, Lee also hosted a reception for local high school students on Thursday evening, where eight students each received a $1,000 scholarship. The recipients include Mikayla Beasley, Matthew Black, Alexis Griffey, Mandy Houghton, Samuel Hunter, Samuel Luke Mercer, Broderick Philips, and Fathe Spiers.


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