Press Club Scholarship Luncheon
Date: 6/30/2016 Album ID: 2060918
Photos by Laura Schnarr
The St. Louis Press Club's and Journalism Foundation annual scholarship luncheon at the International Photography Hall of Fame on June 30, 2016 recognized 17 scholarship winners and featured a presentation by Lynden Steele, assistant managing editor of photography for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Steele, shared what it takes to succeed in photojournalism through anecdotes, advice and stunning photographs -- including many from the newspaper's Pulitzer-winning Ferguson coverage and his years as a White House photographer.
Scholarship winners and presenters. First row, from left; Sierra Thompson, Hannah McFarland, Julia Terbrock, Meredith Wright, Katy Gurley, Allison Klinghammer. Middle row, from left; Janet Tran, Asia Myles, Lauren Pike, Joey Schneider, Jessica Karins, Kat Riddler,Meridith McGrath, Mitch Eden. Back row, from left; Eric Rothenbuhler, Lynden Steele, Joe Kenny, Patricia Treacy, Don Corrigan, Jeff Gordon, Elin Nozewski, Brian Ruth.
From left, Rick Stoff, Michael Murray, Kat Riddler, Rory Riddler, and Jeff Gordon.
From left; Steve Thompson, Sandra Thompson, and Sierra Thompson.
From left; Chris Pike, Tina Pike, and Lauren Pike.
From left; Chris Pike, Tina Pike, Lauren Pike, and Patricia Treacy.
From left; Owen Goldstein, Kristina Klinghammer, Allison Klinghammer, and Katy Gurley.
From left; Patty Wente, Eric Rothenbuhler, and Glenda Partlow.
From left; Mitch Eden, Jeffery Wright, Laurie Wright, and Meredith Wright.
Glenda Partlow, Press Club Executive Director
Patricia Wente, Executive Director, International Photography Hall of Fame.
Katy Gurley, freelance editor, and daughter of founding member, Martin Quigley.
Glenda Partlow introducing the featured speaker, Lynden Steele, St. Louis Post-Dispatch's assistant managing editor for photography.
Lynden Steele, St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Assistant Managing Editor for photography.
Lynden Steele, St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Assistant Managing Editor for photography.
Lynden Steele, St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Assistant Managing Editor for photography.
Lynden Steele, St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Assistant Managing Editor for photography, answers questions.
Lynden Steele, St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Assistant Managing Editor for photography.
Lynden Steele, St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Assistant Managing Editor for photography, accepting a Press Club Mug from Glenda Partlow, Executive Director,St. Louis Press Club.
Lynden Steele, St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Assistant Managing Editor for photography, accepting a Press Club Mug from Glenda Partlow, Executive Director,St. Louis Press Club.
Lynden Steele, St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Assistant Managing Editor for photography, Glenda Partlow, Executive Director, St. Louis Press Club, Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships and Photography Instructor, Webster University.
From left, back Row; Debra Bass, Jeff Gordon, Koran Addo. From left, front row; Beth O'Malley, Julia Terbrock, Jeremy Kohler, Lynden Steele.
$2,500 Press Club Media Scholarship winner, Meridith McGrath, of University of Missouri - School of Journalism, was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$2,500 Press Club Media Scholarship winner, Meridith McGrath, of University of Missouri - School of Journalism, was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,000 Press Club's Sky's the Limit Scholarship winner, Janet Tran, of Kirkwood Highschool, was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,000 Press Club Missouri Journalism Educators Association Journalism Student of the Year Scholarship winner, Meredith Wright, of Kirkwood Highschool, attending University of Missouri - Columbia, selected by Missouri Journalism Educators' Association, was honored by Mitch Eden, Kirkwood Highschool and Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,000 Press Club Missouri Journalism Educators Association Journalism Student of the Year Scholarship winner, Meredith Wright, of Kirkwood Highschool, attending University of Missouri - Columbia, selected by Missouri Journalism Educators' Association, was honored by Mitch Eden, Kirkwood Highschool.
$1,000 Press Club Martin Quiqley Media Scholarship winner, Allison Klinghammer, of Webster University, was honored by Katy Gurley, freelance editor.
$1,000 Press Club Martin Quiqley Media Scholarship winner, Allison Klinghammer, of Webster University, was honored by Katy Gurley, freelance editor.
$1,000 Press Club Summer Media Internship Scholarship winner, Joey Schneider, of University of Missouri - School of Journalism, interning at the Press Club, was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,000 Press Club Summer Media Internship Scholarship winner, Joey Schneider, of University of Missouri - School of Journalism, interning at the Press Club, was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,000 Press Club Summer Media Internship Scholarship winner, Joey Schneider, of University of Missouri - School of Journalism, interning at the Press Club, was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,000 Press Club Summer Media Internship Scholarship winner, Asia Myles, of University of Missouri, interning at Urban League and Producing the 2016 Media Guide, was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,000 Press Club Summer Media Internship Scholarship winner, Hannah McFarland, of Webster University, interning at Missouri Botanical Gardens, was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,000 Press Club Summer Media Internship Scholarship winner, Hannah McFarland, of Webster University, interning at Missouri Botanical Gardens, was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,500 Fleishman Hillard Journalism Scholarship winner, Brian Ruth, of Webster University was honored by Elin Nozewski.
$1,500 Fleishman Hillard Journalism Scholarship winner, Brian Ruth, of Webster University was honored by Elin Nozewski.
$1,500 Baseball Writers Association - St. Louis Chapter Journalism Scholarship winner, Sierra Thompson, of Missouri Baptist University was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,500 Baseball Writers Association - St. Louis Chapter Journalism Scholarship winner, Sierra Thompson, of Missouri Baptist University was honored by Claudia Burris, Press Club VP of Scholarships.
$1,000 United Media Guild Journalism Scholarship winner, Kat Riddler, of University of Missouri - School of Journalism was congratulated by Claudia Burris, Joe Kenny and Jeff Gordon.
$1,000 United Media Guild Journalism Scholarship winner, Kat Riddler, of University of Missouri - School of Journalism was recognized by Joe Kenny and Jeff Gordon.
$1,000 West End Word - Webster University Journalism Scholarship winner,Jessica Karins, of Webster University was recognized by Eric Rothenbuhler, Dean of the Webster School of Communications and Don Corrigan, Editor for the Times Newspapers.
$1,000 West End Word - Webster University Journalism Scholarship winner,Jessica Karins, of Webster University was recognized by Eric Rothenbuhler, Dean of the Webster School of Communications and Don Corrigan, Editor for the Times Newspapers.
$1,000 Missouri Professional Communicators Journalism Scholarship winner,Lauren Pike, of University of Missouri - School of Journalism was recognized by Patricia Treacy of Missouri Professional Communicators.
$1,000 Missouri Professional Communicators Journalism Scholarship winner,Lauren Pike, of University of Missouri - School of Journalism was recognized by Patricia Treacy of Missouri Professional Communicators.
Scholarship winners and presenters. First row, from left; Sierra Thompson, Hannah McFarland, Julia Terbrock, Meredith Wright, Katy Gurley, Allison Klinghammer. Middle row, from left; Janet Tran, Asia Myles, Lauren Pike, Joey Schneider, Jessica Karins, Kat Riddler,Meridith McGrath, Mitch Eden. Back row, from left; Eric Rothenbuhler, Lynden Steele, Joe Kenny, Patricia Treacy, Don Corrigan, Jeff Gordon, Elin Nozewski, Brian Ruth.
From left; Eric Rothenbuhler, Asia Myles, Janet Tran, Don Corrigan, Jessica Karins, Brian Ruth, Allison Klinghammer, Hannah McFarland.
Press Club Summer Intern, Joey Schneider, working the front Table with Press Club Executive Director, Glenda Partlow, and MPC's Patricia Treacy.