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Central College Names Alumni Award Winners

Posted: Saturday, August 12th, 2017 at 5:55 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News - Andrew Schneider

Four alumni award winners will be honored during Central College Homecoming.

The award winners include Richard and Mary Glendening, Ammanuel Mehreteab and Kellie Markey. The Glendenings have contributed to the betterment of Central for 34 years, Mehreteab recently retired from the Colgave-Palmolive Company, where he earned 24 patents, and Markey is being recognized for her volunteer efforts and the founding of Dorothy’s House, a program creating a safe haven for victims of trafficking. The award presentation, followed by lunch, begins at 10:30 a.m. on September 23rd in Maytag Student Center’s Boat, Moore and Weller rooms. Lunch reservations are required and cost $12 per adult and $6 for children ages 5 -12.

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