Shaffer awarded Dorothy Day Spanish Scholarship for fall semester
September 7, 2018
Elizabeth Shaffer, Ringwood senior, is the fall 2018 recipient of the Dr. Dorothy Day Spanish Scholarship from the Northwestern Oklahoma State University Spanish program.
Shaffer is majoring in biology with a psychology minor and has 12 hours in Spanish. She plans to attend professional school in Oklahoma or Kansas to become an occupational therapist, and her goal is to be fluent in Spanish so she can help treat Spanish-speaking patients in northwest Oklahoma.
Shaffer said she first became interested in the field of occupational therapy when a friend went through this type of therapy foll...