When your father is your hero, you want to honor him in any way you can. Joseph Rich found the perfect way to honor his. When deciding on a 2013 Christmas present for his father, Joseph, who is the Northern Ohio Sales Manager for Rockwell Automation, made the decision to establish The Gary Rich Endowed Scholarship for Applied Engineering.
Charlie Thomas' ('74 Marketing) mother graduated from high school and his dad finished eighth grade, so when Charlie was the second in his family to graduate from college (his older brother was the first), it was a personal accomplishment for him.He was awarded a $300 scholarship from an organization in his home town and still remembers how excited he was to receive that money to further his education. Read on to discover how he is paying it forward.