FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
JUNE 8, 2000
Contact Karen Sanborn
YPSILANTI &emdash; Ann Arbor resident Alice Dechert was one of eight students honored by the College of Technology at Eastern Michigan University for outstanding academic achievement. Dechert received the Gamma Alpha Chapter-Delta Pi Epsilon Graduate Business Education Scholarship during a special banquet at the Ypsilanti Marriot at Eagle Crest.
Dechert teaches business at Northville High School, Northville, Mich. To further her professional development, she completed a master's degree in business education last semester.
Recipients of these awards are recognized by the College of Technology for being at the top of their class. They have excelled in mastering the skills necessary to succeed in their fields.
Founded in 1849, Eastern Michigan University is the fifth largest university in Michigan with 23,000 students, offering nearly 200 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral fields of study in arts and sciences, business, education, health and human services, and technology. Founded as the state's first institution for teacher training, EMU remains the country's largest producer of K-12 educational personnel.