Winter Outing celebrates Scholar success
Highlights from the 64th Annual Winter Outing
The 64th annual Evans Scholars Winter Meeting, held Saturday, Feb. 6 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago, featured addresses by the 14 Evans Scholars chapter presidents and the results of the New Scholar Academic Competition.
The Roland F. "Mac" McGuigan Academic Trophy was awarded to the New Scholar class with the highest GPA for the fall 2015 semester. With a 3.58 GPA, the Northwestern University New Scholars won the coveted award. Eleven of the Program's other New Scholar classes also received above a 3.0 GPA.
At the annual Evans Scholars Basketball Tournament, held this year at the University of Illinois Chicago, the Evans Scholars from University of Wisconsin bested the field to win the men's tournament, while Scholars from the University of Missouri won the women's tournament. The Evans Scholars Golf Ball was held at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.