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Lander English student receives Cumming scholarship

January 14, 2009
English Scholarship
Lander University English student Bryce Griffith of Anderson is the recipient of the Bob and Debra Cumming Scholarship. Griffith is interested in fiction writing and horror literature. One of his favorite authors is H.P. Lovecraft. Friends of Bob and Deborah Cumming established the scholarship, in 2003 to honor the couples work in the Humanities Division at Lander from 1974 to 1996. The scholarship is awarded to an English major with a demonstrated interest in writing poetry and fiction or to an English minor who is pursuing a creative writing emphasis.