John McCluskey Receives Ripon College Harry A. Cody, Jr. Scholarship and Award

RIPON, WI (05/04/2010)(readMedia)--  John McCluskey, a junior majoring in politics and government from River Grove, Ill., was named the recipient of the 2010 Harry A. Cody, Jr., Class of 1933, Scholarship and Award during a ceremony held April 21, 2010 at Ripon College.

 The award recognizes a junior ROTC cadet who is a student of good standing, loyal to the College, of high moral character, and posses officership qualities. The recipient receives an engraved silver bowl and credit toward tuition.

 McCluskey is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John McCluskey of Salem, Wis.

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