Christine Galitz Scholarship in Memory of Gertrude Widmer
Christine Galitz, a Northwest journalism student in the mid-1990s, held journalism dear to her heart and embodied everything that is good in the profession. From her years on the All-American Northwest Missourian and Tower yearbook as a photographer, writer and designer, to her work as editor in chief of Heartland View magazine, Chris showcased the ethics, dedication and talent that is critical in the world of journalism. On June 9, 1998, Chris died as a result of an automobile accident north of Maryville. In honor of Chris - alumni, students and friends established the Christine Galitz Memorial Scholarship.
Scholarships associated with Christine Galitz Scholarship in Memory of Gertrude Widmer