Bonnie Pinto, Houston junior, is the lucky winner of tuition for the Fall 2009 and Spring 2010 semesters courtesy of the Stephen F. Austin State University Alumni Association’s recent tuition drawing.
SFA Alumni Association staff members surprised Pinto with a visit to her computer science class on Monday. The daughter of Ann and Keith Pinto of Houston, she is a 2006 home school graduate and a computer science major at SFA. Pinto is also the recipient of the Sandra A. Jacobs Memorial Computer Science Scholarship.
Shown with Pinto (from left) is Beverly Smith, SFA Alumni Association accountant; Erin Graham, student worker; Libby Butt, scholarship coordinator; Katy Crawford, assistant to the executive director; Mitzi Blackburn, director of alumni activities; and Jeff Davis, executive director of the SFA Alumni Association. Winners of the tuition drawing receive funds to cover tuition up to 12 credit hours for the Fall 2009 and Spring 2010 semesters.