EKU senior receives recreation scholarship

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Eden Fisher, Owenton, a senior at Eastern Kentucky University, received the Student Scholarship Award from the Kentucky Parks and Recreation Society at a banquet in Frankfort on Nov. 14.
The award is given annually to recognize a current undergraduate student pursuing a career in parks and recreation.
Fisher has maintained a 3.7 GPA during her work to become a recreation therapist. She has gained experience in the field working with senior activities at the Kenwood Health and Rehabilitation Center. Fisher has also worked as a camp counselor, swim instructor, young athletes’ instructor, adult day camp counselor, youth monitor at Bellevue Alternative School and activities instructor at Madison Manor Nursing Home.