Ex-National Guard tech is student of the month

March 22, 2013 

Douglas Godfrey has been named the student of the month at Merced College. He had worked at the California National Guard as a technician, but was laid off because of state budget cuts, according to a news release. Godfrey then enrolled at Merced College during the 2011 spring semester. He has earned a 4.0 grade-point average and has been a member of the Alpha Gamma and Phi Theta Kappa honor societies.

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