Share “Mass. college scholarship named for 9/11...”

Mass. college scholarship named for 9/11 victim

Published on NewsOK Modified: January 28, 2013 at 7:19 am •  Published: January 28, 2013
Advertisement

DANVERS, Mass. (AP) — A new scholarship at North Shore Community College has been named in honor of a Danvers woman who died in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

The Karen Martin Memorial Scholarship was funded through the sale of a photograph Martin took of the World Trade Center towers just months before her death.

The scholarship was set up by Martin's aunt, Joan Greener of Salem.

Tatiana Burgos-Espinal, director of development for the North Shore Community College Foundation, tells The Salem News (http://bit.ly/XM5E4q ) the fund has enough money to award a $750 scholarship each year for 30 years.

The 40-year-old Martin was a flight attendant on American Airlines Flight 11. She received an associate's degree from North Shore Community College in 1984.

___

Information from: The Salem (Mass.) News, http://www.salemnews.com


AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    PHOTOS: Charlotte-area couple's proposal goes awry
  2. 2
    Suspected car thief ends high-speed car chase with a quick dance party [VIDEO]
  3. 3
    Two sisters to be raped after their brother ran off with a married woman
  4. 4
    2 Dead, 5 Injured in Hazmat Situation in Suburban Home
  5. 5
    Radioactive Waste Found in St. Louis Suburbs
+ show more

FEATURED JOBS



× Trending news Article