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Carl Cowan Scholarship 2017-2018 Recipients

Ashley Heyser
Class of 2020
Hometown: Memphis, TN

Ashley is a second year freshman from Memphis, TN. She is currently studying Nutrition, where she plans to minor in Public Health and work for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. She enjoys jogging, going to the gym, and going to music lounges. Ashley is the middle child of five children, and happens to be the most mature. In addition, she is a member of NAACP where she enjoys community service. She has volunteered at many facilities in the Knoxville area to show that she is an active member in her community. Ashley believes that life’s greatest deed is being a part of something that is greater than yourself, and is why she continues to find ways to get involved on UT’s campus and in the community.

Chai Park
Class of 2019
Hometown: Chattanooga








Chai is from Chattanooga, Tennessee, where she attended Ootlewah High School and graduated #9 in her class with a 4.0 GPA. She decided to attend the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, because of the community and endless opportunities. Chai currently is a sophomore majoring in kinesiology in hopes of pursuing pediatric occupational therapy.