02 Jun On to a PhD, many thanks to scholarships
Class of 1913 Karl W. Onthank Presidential Scholar
Future programs: This tumble, Bitney enters a PhD program at the University of Chicago—the up coming step toward his objective of getting to be an English professor.
Donor affect: “Donors will preserve the superior pupils right here or motivate superior pupils to occur right here. I almost certainly wouldn’t have occur right here if I hadn’t had the funding. A lot of my buddies who had been accomplishing very well in high faculty came right here for the reason that of funding. It is essential.”
Go Ducks: “What is actually wonderful about the UO is that it will choose you as much as you want to drive oneself to go.” Bitney was acknowledged by 6 of the 8 really aggressive graduate courses to which he used. “You can get as superior an schooling right here as everywhere else. You just have to want it and make it transpire.”
Information to our donors: “I am grateful for the superb English department right here, but possibly the most important debt I owe is to my scholarship donors. If I had been fearful about monetary issues or had been burdened by debt throughout my time right here, I only would not have been as prosperous in my pursuits.”