Business students receive Fanning Scholarships

Author: Kate Bloomquist

Brian Dosal, a management information systems major from Coral Gables, Fla., and Lauren Meagher, a finance and business economics major from Buffalo, N.Y., have been named the 2003 recipients of Eugene D. Fanning Scholarships at the University of Notre Dame.p. Dosal and Meagher were selected by faculty of Notre Dame’s Fanning Center for Business Communication for their excellence in communications skills and exemplary personal characteristics. Scholarships include a $3,500 credit to each student’s tuition account and a commemorative pewter plate.p. Established in 1995 in honor of Gene Fanning, the scholarships are funded by donations from members of the University’s advisory council for the Mendoza College of Business. Fanning was a Chicago businessman and investor who taught business communication courses as a guest instructor in the college from 1989-95. A 1953 Notre Dame graduate, he also was a benefactor of the University and an advisory council member.p. For more information on the Fanning Center and scholarship, visit the Web site at www.nd.edu/~fanning .

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