Ron and Sherrie Lou Noel, of Union, Kentucky, whose previous donations made possible the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity and the Noel Reading Porch, have generously pledged an additional $1 million to Eastern Kentucky University.
It’s fitting that Allia Vaez wants to someday serve with Doctors without Borders. The EKU senior has already spent years busting barriers between diverse cultures and building bridges of goodwill. And that is why she was selected by the Global Citizenship Alliance as its first and only intern for 2016.
Once a coach, always a coach. You might even say this former Colonel football standout and long-time assistant coach is still drawing up plays. Still prodding young people to give their very best. Still giving them the tools for success.