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Student leader receives prestigious academic award

December 13, 2019

Illinois Wesleyan senior, Kayley Rettberg, was recently named 2019 Student Laureate by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois. According to Illinois Wesleyan University’s website, the Lincoln Academy Student Laureate Awards are presented to one senior from each of Illinois’ four-year, degree-granting…

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Secular Students Are Leading the Way (The Humanist, Sept/Oct 2019)

August 27, 2019

The cover story of The Humanist (Sept/Oct 2019) is about the Secular Student Alliance. We excerpt a portion here. Read the story in it’s entirety at _________ IN MY CAPACITY as the national organizing manager for the Secular Student Alliance,…

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2019 SSA scholarship application now open!

July 14, 2019

The Secular Student Alliance is pleased to offer a growing number of scholarships this year. SSA Student Activist Scholarships Several $3,000 scholarships are available this year, up from $2500 because of special donation. We continue to offer several $1,000 scholarships…

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