Rachel Jenks Receives Two Ripon College Awards

RIPON, WI (05/06/2010)(readMedia)--  Rachel Jenks, a senior majoring in history and business administration from Janesville, Wis., was named the recipient of the 2010 Senior Business Administration Prize and the 2010 Achievement Award in History during a ceremony held April 21, 2010 at Ripon College.

 The Senior Business Administration Prize is given to the outstanding senior in business management.

 The Achievement Award in History recognizes a senior who has shown distinction in the work of the history department.

 Jenks is the daughter of Mr. Mark Jenks of Sullivan, Wis. and Mrs. David Maurer of Janesville, Wis.

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