September 06, 2003
Katherine (Katie) Davidson,
a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) who has previously worked at
KGH, received the $1000 scholarship to be applied towards books
and tuition. Davidson is studying to be a Registered Nurse, Bachelor
of Science, at Hawaii Pacific University in Honolulu. She earned
her LPN license through the Weber State University of Ogden,
Utah's collaborative program with UAS Ketchikan Campus in 1999
and subsequently completed her RN pre-requisites at UAS during
the past two years. Davidson has been a Ketchikan resident for
most of her life.
After Shields' death in 1996,
his father, Joseph Shields Sr., made a generous donation in his
name to be used for scholarships.
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