REND LAKE COLLEGE LPN STUDENTS RAISE BIG BUCKS FOR SCHOLARSHIPS (standalone photo)
Rend Lake College nursing student Julie Vordtriede of Pinckneyville gets some help from her classmates, Jordan Brown of Bluford and Will Heisner of Pinckneyville, after drawing a winning ticket in class on Wednesday. The raffle to raise scholarship funding for Licensed Practical Nursing students at RLC generated more than $2,700 and some great prizes for six lucky winners. Applicants for the scholarships are required to submit an essay for consideration. According to RLC Practical Nursing Associate Professor Erica Blumenstock, the scholarship recipients will be announced at a later date.