marquetta-and-russell-bruceThis scholarship honors Dr. Russell D. Bruce (1931-2012), the first department head of recreational disciplines at LSSU. It is awarded to a Recreation or Exercise Science major at the end of their junior year and based on academic achievement, leadership qualities and volunteer service.  Dr. Bruce was a dedicated successful educator, football coach, avid runner, and active participant in the sport of orienteering. Marquetta, his wife of 59 years, was a teacher/consultant in learning disabilities with the Marquette and Sault Area Public Schools and an accomplished organist.