Petronela Newhard has been chosen as the AWC Commencement speaker. She is in the Honors program and receiving an AAGS degree and an AGEC-A Certificate.

New attractions this year were a new roller coaster, an upside-down ride called the Extreme, and several other rides that spun around and went upside down.

Young women may not think of a scholarship being in the form of a beauty pageant, but those who compete could earn up to $4,000 in scholarship money.