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Washburn art students receive scholarships from Mulvane Art Museum's Women's Board

Five Washburn University students have been awarded scholarships for the 2012-13 academic year by the Mulvane Art Museum's Women's Board.

Recipients are Maria Haag, St. Marys; James Hurt, Manhattan; Rachael Johnson, Coldwater; Jacob Lewis, Lenexa; and Stefanie Stuever, Lawrence.

The Museum's Women's Board provides $3,500, which is matched by Washburn financial aid.

Three of the five students have art work included in the current Art Department Student Exhibit on display at the Museum until June 3.

The Mulvane Art Museum, ArtLab and gift shop are open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.  Admission free. The museum is closed major holidays and will be closed Sunday, April 24.

The Mulvane is located on the campus of Washburn University, at 17th and Jewell Streets. Free parking is available west of the Museum. Call 785-670-1124 or go to www.washburn.edu/mulvane.

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Contact: Dena Anson, 785-670-1711