Shanna Bude Receives Ripon College Grace Gertrude Goodrich Classics Award

RIPON, WI (05/06/2010)(readMedia)--  Shanna Bude, a senior majoring in foreign language and history from Pardeeville, Wis., was named the recipient of the 2010 Grace Gertrude Goodrich Classics Award during a ceremony held April 21, 2010 at Ripon College.

  The Grace Gertrude Goodrich Classics Award recognizes current students who have demonstrated excellence and shown distinction in Classical Studies.

  Bude is the daughter of Rev. and Mrs. Norman Bude of Pardeeville, Wis.

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