The Marquette Area Education Association Teachers’ Union recently awarded its 2019 scholarships to local high school seniors at a ceremony that also recognized those students’ “most influential” elementary, middle and high school educators. Recognized at the event were, top row, from left: Aaron Lancour and Rachel Pomeroy. Center row, from left: Steve Sarasin, Mary Davis, Jan Brodersen, Karen Bacula, Kim Parlato, Kelly Valensky, Marsha Page, Jean Crunkleton and Lantz Whitfield. Scholarships were awarded to, bottom row, from left: Evan Phillips, Karen Ludwig, Megan Ludwig, Carly Sandstrom and Gregory O’Hagen. (Honored teachers not pictured are Kim Masich, Sue Switzer, Ruth Murphy and Sue Collins).