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Get tickets for the Shining Light awards
September 30, 2012
Tickets are still available for the Free Press and the Metropolitan Affairs Coalition's Shining Light Regional Cooperation Awards ceremony. The ceremony takes place Oct. 11, and the deadline to reserve a spot is Friday. Four individuals will be recognized for their contributions to regional cooperation, progress and understanding in southeast Michigan. Wayne State University President Allan Gilmour will receive The Neal Shine Award for Exemplary Regional Leadership for decades of community service and stepping into the breach when WSU was looking for new leadership. The breakfast event starts at 7 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11, at the Ford Conference & Event Center in Dearborn.