Chandler Swink

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Swink, left, with friend Julia Douglas. “No matter the time or where he was, he would come to my side,” she said. 

Chandler was the 2013 recipient of the Oakland University Huntington Ford Scholarship, a four-year full-tuition scholarship available to an incoming OU freshmen from one of the four Rochester area high schools.  It is awarded on the basis of “good citizenship…financial need, a passion for a particular subject matter or extracurricular activity and a minimum 3.30 GPA,” according to Oakland University’s website.