Honoring their son, David Sr. and Sofia established this scholarship to assist students wishing to visit another country.
Sofia Laurenzanna-Vaughn, a member of the USAO class of 1981, graduated with a degree in political science. Sofia was born in Lawton, Oklahoma but grew up in Irving, Texas, graduating from Irving High School.
Born April 11, 1910, in Sedan, Kansas, Dorothy graduated from Sedan High School in 1928. She received a bachelor of fine arts degree in violoncello from the University of Oklahoma in 1931, where she also received a BFA in music education in 1932.
Like other women at OCW in 1930, Clarice Tatman turned history around. Reversing the historic practice of men playing women’s roles in Shakespearean theater, Clarice Tatman, in full and flowing beard, played an earnest-looking and dynamic lead in Shakespeare’s “The Merchant of Venice.”