Meghan Memorial Run
Fifty runners participate
- Release Date:
- October 3, 2009
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
HAMBURG, NY – The men’s and women’s cross country teams hosted the Meghan Memorial 5K run on Saturday, October 3 at Frontier High School. The race was open to the public as well as local college cross country teams. Thirty-one college runners participated from Hilbert College, D’Youville College and Penn State Behrend, in addition to the 29 ‘outside’ running enthusiasts.
Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.