Honorees of the 24th Annual Recognition Banquet of Gogebic Community College Foundation on Thursday, from left, Friend to the College honoree representatives of Aspirus Ironwood Inc., Christopher Pogliano, M.D., chief medical officer; John Garske, Aspirus Ironwood board member, and Paula Chermside, chief administrative officer; GCC President George McNulty; Charlene Newhouse, GCC Foundation president; David Lindquist, 2019 Distinguished Alumnus; and Friend to the College honorees Stanley Servia and Jim Saari.
IRONWOOD — Honorees at the 24th Annual Recognition Banquet of Gogebic Community College Foundation on Thursday expressed as much praise for the school as the school had for them.
For David Lindquist, the 2019 Distinguished Alumnus, returning to GCC is always special, but to receive the honor in the building named for his father who was once the GCC Registrar and Dean of Students, made for an emotional evening.
“It’s a very special honor for me, and extremely humbling,” Lindquist said. “Gogebic has been part of my life for 56 years. I...