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College of Idaho gala will recognize first-generation college students

The College will celebrate the successes of its first-generation students and alumni as well as its continued commitment to student access during the annual Scholarship Gala, themed “The Quest Begins.” This year’s Gala is set for 6 p.m.Friday, March 7, at The Grove Hotel in Boise.

For more information, visit http://collegeofidaho.afrogs.org or call (208) 459-5025. All proceeds will support student scholarships at the C of I, including a portion set aside for first-generation scholarships.

The Scholarship Gala is a formal, black-tie optional event featuring dinner, socializing, live and silent auctions, an “Adopt-a-Yote” paddle-up, a raffle drawing and remarks by President Henberg. Tickets are sold out, but an online auction is available Feb. 12 to March 12 at http://collegeofidaho.afrogs.org.

Last year’s Scholarship Gala raised $167,000 for student scholarships. Click here to check out a photo gallery from the 2013 Gala.




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