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2 longtime IPFW leaders to retire


Two IPFW leaders will retire at the end of the 2013-14 school year, a university official said Thursday.

Irene A. Walters, executive director of university relations, and communications and Linda L. Ruffolo, executive director of development, will retire in June.

Both work in IPFW's Office of Advancement.

Walters was named Citizen of the Year in 2012 by The Journal Gazette

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