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Moravian College announces winners of the 17th Annual Alumni Awards during a ceremony on Dec. 9

BETHLEHEM, PA., December 14 , 2017: Today, Moravian College published the winners of the 17th Annual Alumni Awards that were announced during a ceremony on Saturday, December 9 at Foy Concert Hall on the college’s Priscilla Payne Hurd campus. The awards include the Comenius Award, the Benigna Education Award, the Young Alumni Achievement Award, the Haupert Humanitarian Award, and the Medallion of Merit.

“Moravian College is fortunate to have relationships with so many outstanding and accomplished professionals in our alumni community,” said Gary Carney, vice president for institutional advancement at Moravian College. “These awards provide us with a unique opportunity to not only recognize their professional achievements in their chosen fields, but their contributions to Moravian College and the community at large.”

The list of the alumni honored include Virginia Hinders ’07 (Young Alumni Achievement Award), Hakim Myers ’09 (Emerging Leader Award), Cindy Stein ’79 (Benigna Education Award), Ann Flood ’96 (Haupert Humanitarian Award), Deborah McKinnon, J.D., ’73 (Medallion of Merit Award), and Margaret McClure ’61 (Comenius Alumni Award).

On Saturday evening the college also recognized the Moravian College students who have been named 2017 Alumni Fellows; including Mary Kate Duncan ’18, Adriana Facchiano ’19, Eric Morton ’18 and Vaughn Tempesta ’19.

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Moravian College is a private coeducational liberal arts college, located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees. For more than 275 years, the Moravian College degree has been based on a liberal arts curriculum where literature, history, science, cultural values, global issues, ethics, artistic expression, and the social sciences are infused with multidisciplinary perspectives. Visit to learn more about how the Moravian College liberal arts curriculum prepares its students for life-long success.