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SXU names 2008-09 McGowan Scholar

Amber Smith awarded full year’s tuition

news story imageChicago (May 6, 2008) Saint Xavier University has named Amber Smith the Graham School of Management McGowan Scholar for the 2007-08 school year.

Smith, a senior marketing student from Cowden, Ill., will receive a scholarship for the full academic year’s tuition. Smith hopes to attain several marketing internships and eventually work for a beverage company. 

Smith said she would like to reach the point in her career where she could accomplish her ultimate goal of developing a Super Bowl commercial.

The McGowan Scholarship is open to students at the Graham School of Management entering their final year in graduate or undergraduate studies. It is primarily funded through an annual grant from the William G. McGowan Charitable Trust.


Contact: Rick Ducat
773-298-3325 or ducat@sxu.edu