Wausau Festival of Arts

September 6-7, 2008

Student Scholarships August 20, 2008

This year the Festival of Arts provided $2,950 in scholarships for area art students who demonstrated excellence in the visual arts. An exhibit of the students’ artwork will be on display from Friday, August 22 through Sunday, September 21, 2008 in the Loft at the Center for the Visual Arts, 427 Fourth Street, Wausau. An opening reception will be held from 5-7 p.m on Friday, August 22. The event and exhibit are free and open to the public. For more information contact the CVA at 715-842-4545.


The Student Scholarships are funded each each by the Silent Auction.


Congratulations to the 2008 receipients!


Hope Behneke, D.C. Everest High School

Beth Koeppel, Wittenberg-Birnamwood High School

Jacqueline Rheinschmidt, Newman Catholic High School

Mary Thao, Wausau West High School        RUNNER UP

Elizabeth Wenzel, Stratford High School     GRAND PRIZE

Tracy Wilichowski, Marathon High School

Lue Yang, Wausau East High School


Katie Skerven, University of Wisconsin – Marathon County


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