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Granite State College President Receives Prestigious Alumni Award

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Granite State College President Receives Prestigious Alumni Award
Concord, NH – Granite State College President Dr. Todd J. Leach has received a prestigious Alumni Award from Worcester State University.
Dr. Leach was presented the Distinguished Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Education by his undergraduate alma mater on Wednesday, April 4. A 1983 graduate of Worcester State University, Dr. Leach went on to earn a master’s degree in business administration from Bentley University and, ultimately, a PhD in Law, Policy and Society from Northeastern University.
The Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest non-degree award Worcester State University bestows upon its alumni. In presenting the award, Dr. Leach’s tireless commitment to making higher education accessible was noted. 
About Granite State College:
Granite State College is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2012, along with record enrollments college-wide. As part of the University System of New Hampshire, GSC empowers students to fulfill their dreams via innovative higher education degrees and programs. GSC serves over 3,500 students statewide and beyond annually, and has served over 54,000 New Hampshire students since 1972. GSC proudly delivers practical and relevant education in the classroom and online, offering associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, post-baccalaureate programs for teacher education and a variety of transfer opportunities. GSC is committed to empowering and educating students, by delivering unparalleled, high-quality education in an affordable, flexible and innovative setting. Granite State College provides access at 10 locations across the state, including Manchester, Nashua, Concord, Portsmouth, Rochester, Claremont, Lebanon, Conway, Littleton and Berlin.