Celebrating 100 years: ASU and alumni Opal Copeland Radford

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - As Arkansas State University celebrates one hundred years the university is sharing it's birthday party with Jonesboro resident Opal Copeland Radford. Radford and several other alumni were honored on Saturday along with the school for this major milestone.

"She graduated in the class of 1932 but actually she and ASU were born the same week of april in 1909," said Alumni Director of Communications Nancy Hendricks.

Several events to help celebrate the centinneal are scheduled for the next year.

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