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New Scholarship Recipient Meets the Donor

Stefani McGregor '06, who is the first recipient of a new Colleges scholarship intended for Midlakes students, met with the 86-year-old donor, Gordon Van Hooft '38. Both McGregor and Van Hooft grew up in Phelps and became students at the Colleges. VanHooft in his career was a teacher, director of curriculum services for the state education department, and he co-wrote science textbooks. McGregor is considering majoring in biology. The story “Gift recipient, donor meet” ran in the Nov. 19 Geneva Finger Lakes Times.