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Cumberlands Music Student Casey Barnard Receives Award for Excellence


Williamsburg, Ky - University of the Cumberlands (UC) Music Department presented the Phyllis Richardson Wood music scholarship award to Casey Barnard (London, Ky) during the Honors Day ceremonies on April 25th, 2011 in the O. Wayne Rollins Center.

Barnard is the son of Rod and Kandi Barnard of London, Ky. He is a senior Instrumental Music Major. In addition to receiving this year’s scholarship, Barnard will also perform with the music faculty in the Phyllis Richardson Wood Scholarship concert that is presented in the fall of 2011.

The Phyllis Richardson Wood Scholarship is given honor of the late Phyllis Richardson Wood, an active supporter of the UC Music Department.

Candidates for this honor must be a sophomore or above music major who excel in the areas of academics or performance.