During the Feb. 21, 2019, celebration in the Del’avant Event Center, LaGrange College President Dan McAlexander plays a guessing game with Edward and Laura Smith to determine the total raised for the “From Promise to Prominence” comprehensive fundraising campaign.
During the Feb. 21, 2019, celebration in the Del’avant Event Center, LaGrange College President Dan McAlexander plays a guessing game with Edward and Laura Smith to determine the total raised for the “From Promise to Prominence” comprehensive fundraising campaign. Courtesy of LaGrange College
During the Feb. 21, 2019, celebration in the Del’avant Event Center, LaGrange College President Dan McAlexander plays a guessing game with Edward and Laura Smith to determine the total raised for the “From Promise to Prominence” comprehensive fundraising campaign. Courtesy of LaGrange College

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