PMHS seniors Catherine Taubner and Henry Gutch were recognized as Marilyn Stiefvater Scholars of the Month by the Rotary Club of the Pelhams.
Catherine Taubner is a member of the National Honor Society as well as the Science, Math, English and Social Studies honor societies. Taubner was a summer research intern at The Dalio Institute for Cardiovascular Imaging at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital (a joint NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Cornell Medicine venture) and was a finalist in June of last year in the GENiUS Olympiad. She was also an AP Scholar with Distinction and participated in the Regeneron Westchester Science & Engineering Fair. Her athletic interests include golf and tennis.
Taubner is the President of the DIY Club, Co-President of the Latin Club and participates in the Biology Club, Gaelic League of the Pelhams, Military History Club, Model United Nations and Students for Refugees Club. She has participated in the Indian Culture Club, Peer Tutoring, Philosophy Club, Robotics and Stock Market Club.
Henry Gutch, an Eagle Scout candidate, is a member of the National Honor Society as well as the World Language, Math, English and Science honor societies. His extracurricular activities have included Statistics in Sports Club and Art Club. His sports activities have included swimming and tennis.
In addition to recognizing two PMHS students as Scholars of the Month during the school year, Rotary Club of the Pelhams awards a $10,000 scholarship to a graduating PMHS senior annually. Funds for the scholarship are collected from donations by community members and Rotarians.
Tax deductible donations made payable to Pelham Rotary Charities Fund with the memo “scholarship” may be mailed at any time of the year to Rotary, PO Box 8073, Pelham, NY 10803.