Recipients of 2011 Innovative Leadership Award Recognized for their Advocacy of Higher Education
Left to right, Edward I. Koch, the 105th Mayor of New York City; John Vogt, Regional Director of Restaurant Operations for White Castle; President Gail O. Mellow. Honoree Edward I. Koch with LaGuardia Student Ambassadors WPIX Reporter Monica Morales Emcee Student Speakers, Charles Adames and Ebonie Council with Honoree Edward I. KochLaGuardia Community College faculty, staff and students joined friends and supporters of the College at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers on June 7 to honor Edward I. Koch, the 105th Mayor of New York City and John Vogt, Regional Director of Restaurant Operations for White Castle, as recipients of the LaGuardia Community College Foundation’s 2011 Innovative Leadership Award for their significant contributions to higher education.Through this event, the Foundation raised $130,000, the proceeds of which will be used for scholarships to help LaGuardia Community College students continue their education during the 2011-2012 academic year. Over 200 guests attended the event.To see photos taken at the event, click here.
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