Dear Heather ********,
You have been nominated for recognition by your instructor as part of the Red Deer College (RDC) Student Recognition program. To celebrate your achievements, you are invited to a celebration where you will be honoured by your instructors, the event sponsors, and members of the Board of Governors and other RDC staff.
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The Student Recognition program rewards excellence in its many forms: commitment, innovation, creativity, and leadership. The intention is to acknowledge the many contributions made by students to the College and the community and to those who may have faced extraordinary challenges in achieving their academic goals.
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All I can say is, thank you!