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St. Charles Rotary awards scholarship

Published: Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 9:22 a.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 10:01 a.m. CDT
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John Kunzer, St. Charles Rotary Foundation treasurer (far left), and club president Scott Piner (far right) present a scholarship to Bruce Wittmann (second from right), who is standing alongside his mother, Kate Wittmann.

ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Rotary Club Foundation treasurer, John Kunzer, and club president Scott Piner, awarded Bruce Wittmann a $2,500 scholarship to assist with his expenses at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo.

A 2011 graduate of St. Charles North High School, Wittmann is majoring in bio-chemistry with hopes of becoming a medical doctor.

Through fundraising efforts, the St. Charles Noon Rotary Club is able to help support the educational goals of patrons.

At St. Charles North High School, Wittmann attained a 5.8 grade point average,  and ranked first in his graduating class.

He was also involved in swimming and water polo, Spanish National Honors Society, the math team and peer leadership,  among other activities. He volunteers while at Washington University.

For more information about the St. Charles Noon Rotary Club, call Dustin Hawkins at 630-584-2255.

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