Lindsey Keough Receives Two Ripon College Awards

RIPON, WI (05/04/2010)(readMedia)--  Lindsey Keough, a senior majoring in English and Spanish from Waukesha, Wis., was named the recipient of the 2010 Professor Ethel E. Lyon, Class of 1912, Award in English and the 2010 Achievement Award in Spanish during a ceremony held April 21, 2010 at Ripon College.

The Professor Ethel E. Lyon, Class of 1912, Award in English is given to a senior, and includes credit toward tuition to graduate school of the recipient's choice.

The Achievement Award in Spanish recognizes an outstanding student in the Spanish department. The recipient receives a cash award.

 Keough is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Keough of Waukesha, Wis.

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