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Wayne State College eNewsletter for alumni and friends | Spring 2010

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Spotlight
Dr. Doug Christensen

Christensen Receives State National Bank Teaching Award
Dr. Doug Christensen, professor of biology, was presented the State National Bank Teaching Excellence Award at the spring 2010 baccalaureate commencement ceremony. This prestigious honor is awarded on the basis of rigorous standards that require a superior level of effective teaching.
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George Shuck

George Shuck '76 Receives Alumni Achievement Award
George L. Shuck was presented the Alumni Achievement Award at the Spring 2010 baccalaureate commencement ceremony. He enrolled at Wayne State in the fall of 1973 in the business school and completed his studies at Wayne State in 1976, graduating summa cum laude with a bachelor of science degree in business administration with a concentration in accounting and a minor in economics.
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Campus News

Carhart Chemistry Labs Among Best in the State
Phase One of the Carhart Science Building renovation is complete, making WSC’s labs the top facilities in Nebraska higher education.  Full Story

 

Wayne State Honors Retiring Faculty
Dr. Jay O'Leary came to Wayne State College 44 years ago in 1966, specializing in music and, specifically, woodwind instruments. Dr. Linda Taber began her career as a Wayne State College professor in 1992. Taber taught Wayne State courses in World History, World Civilizations, Ethics and Values, Society and Gender, African History, the Renaissance and the Reformation, and Slavery in a Global Perspective.  Full Story

 

Message from Deb Lundahl, Director of Development and Alumni Relations
Deb Lundahl, Director of Development and Alumni RelationsSpring could not arrive fast enough after our harsh winter. We were delighted to have a warm and sunny afternoon for commencement May 8 when 361 students marched into the beautiful Willow Bowl and received their undergraduate degrees and George Shuck received the alumni achievement award. The graduate degrees were presented in Rice Auditorium to 146 students during the morning.  Full Story

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Scenes from campus events and Spring 2010 Commencement
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Alumni Notes

BabyCatch up on news about your classmates, including births, marriages, achievements, new jobs and promotions. Reunions and several golf outings are also featured in the notes.  Read More

Reunions & Events
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Chicken Days
Jul. 9-11, 2010
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Reunion
Omaha Golf

Jul. 17, 2010
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Reunion
Dakota Dunes Golf

Aug. 23, 2010
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Reunion
Des Moines, IA
Jim Sievers home

Aug. 28, 2010

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Scholarship Luncheon
Sep. 23, 2010

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Homecoming
Sep. 24-26, 2010

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President’s Gala
Dec. 12, 2010

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Commencement
Dec. 17, 2010

Other Campus Headlines

Health, Human Performance and Sport Students Net High Honors
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WSC Service-Learning Receives Social Media Grant Funding
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Economic Climate No Match for Wayne State Graduates
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