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Dr. Agnes Caldwell named Vice President of Academic Affairs at Defiance College

February 8, 2017

Dr. Agnes I. Caldwell, an academic leader in higher education for 20 years, has been named Vice President of Academic Affairs and Academic Dean at Defiance College. She will begin her new position June 15, 2017. The announcement was made by Dr. Richanne C. Mankey, president.

Dean’s, Honors lists announced for Fall Semester 2016

February 7, 2017

Each semester, Defiance College recognizes students who have attained an outstanding level of academic excellence by naming them to either the Dean’s list or the school honors list.

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Every gift, large or small, helps Defiance College provide an outstanding educational experience for each student.

The reasons to support the College are as numerous and diverse as the donors themselves.  Whether it is made in appreciation for what you received here or as a vote of confidence in the future of the college, your commitment to Defiance College helps assure that we can continue to provide the many facets that combine to create the DC education. 

Online donations are quick, easy and secure, and you may designate your gift to the program or purpose most important to you.   Make your tax-deductible gift today using a credit or debit card by clicking HERE.

If your employer offers a matching gift program for charitable contributions, you can double the impact of your gift. Some companies even extend this benefit to employees’ spouses and retirees.  Check with your HR department to see if this option is available to you. 

Gifts of appreciated securities are a great way to support Defiance College.  For transfer information, contact us at 419-783-2306.

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Meet Dr. Richanne Mankey, DC's 19th president in the 165-year history of the College.



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Defiance College

701 N. Clinton St.
Defiance, Ohio 43512
419.784.4010  /  1.800.520.GODC

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