Ten inspirational EIU alums to receive honors; dinner tickets still available
(Charleston, IL) – Eastern Illinois University will celebrate the accomplishments and ambitions of its 2018 Alumni Awards recipients during next week’s 2018 Homecoming festivities.
Ten recipients will be recognized at this year’s Alumni Awards Dinner, which will take place in the university’s Grand Ballroom, located in the Martin Luther King, Jr. University Union on campus at 600 Lincoln Ave., Charleston. A cocktail reception will begin at 6 p.m. with dinner and award presentations to follow at 7 p.m.
This year’s honorees include:
The dinner, sponsored by the EIU Alumni Association, is held annually in conjunction with Eastern’s Homecoming celebration. Those interested in attending the 2018 Alumni Awards Dinner, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 20 can still do so. Tickets, priced at $30 per person, are available by contacting the EIU Alumni Association at (217) 581-6616 or online at www.eiu.edu/alumni. Full recipient biographies are featured at www.eiu.edu/alumni as well.
A full listing of Homecoming events for students, faculty and staff, community members and EIU alumni also is available at http://www.eiu.edu/homecoming/index.php.
For more information about EIU, and to learn more about its comprehensive programs and services, visit the university’s website at www.eiu.edu, or call EIU’s public information office at (217) 581-7400.