The Robert K. Hedrick, Jr. Endowed Scholarship was established in 1999 by Robert Kenny Hedrick, Jr., BA ’71, with special acknowledgement of Dr. Josephine F. Pacheco, who was a faculty member in the Department of History and Art History. The fund supports scholarships for full-time undergraduates earning a degree in History or Art History.
Natalie Suding is currently a sophomore at George Mason University. She is majoring in United States history with a minor in psychology. Natalie is on the women's ultimate frisbee club team at George Mason. Natalie has always been interested in history, particularly Civil War history. She loves learning about Abraham Lincoln and hopes to continue research about him. She plans on graduating a year early in 2024. In the future, Natalie plans on going to graduate school where she will continue studying Civil War and United States history.