Matthew Maginnis Receives Ripon College Howard C. Hansen Award

RIPON, WI (05/06/2010)(readMedia)--  Matthew Maginnis, a sophomore majoring in physics from Polo, Ill., was named the recipient of the 2010 Howard C. Hansen Award during a ceremony held April 21, 2010 at Ripon College

 The award recognizes a WRPN radio executive staff member who has show excellence in broadcasting throughout the year.

 Maginnis is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Maginnis of Polo, Ill.

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