December 12, 2012
SIU Med School Announces Hull Scholarship
Dax Volle, a first-year medical student, has received a monetary award from the Hull Scholarship at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine.
Volle, son of Tracy and Lennie Volle of Golconda, is a graduate of Hardin County High School in Elizabeth (2008), Southeastern Illinois College in Harrisburg with an associate’s degree in biology (2010) and Southern Illinois University Carbondale with a bachelor’s degree in geology (2012).
The William E. and Delores Hull Health Professions Scholarship was established in 1998 by their daughter, Dr. Sharon Hull of Akron, Ohio, a graduate of the Class of 1987 and former faculty member of SIU School of Medicine. William Hull’s life was devoted to education for more than 40 years. He served as a teacher, educational administrator and board member in Michigan and southern Illinois. The scholarship is awarded to a student who has completed coursework at Southeastern Illinois College.
Gifts support the growth of the School of Medicine through scholarships, education, patient care and research. Individuals interested in making a donation can contact the SIU Foundation office at 217-545-2955 weekdays or www.siumed.edu/foundation.
Established in 1970, SIU School of Medicine’s mission is to assist the people of central and southern Illinois in meeting their health needs through education, patient care, research and community service. Its website is www.siumed.edu and its main number is 217-545-8000.