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WKU Student Wins at COMPA

MPA student Jeremy Thompson (pictured right) was on the winning team for COMPA's 2010 Policy Debaters.  His team defended President Obama for bringing "change we can believe in."  Edgar Cantu from University of Texas Pan-American and Patricia Oliver from North Carolina Central University were also on the team.  COMPA is the annual Conference of Minority Public Administrators.  They convened this year in Jackson, Missisippi.

 

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