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Congrats Concordia St. Paul!

LCEF Pres. Rich Robertson welcomes the students and starts off the day of presentations.Students from Concordia University, St. Paul, Minn., placed 2nd in the inaugural Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) National Student Marketing Competition. The team of undergraduates—Emily Bryan, Tim Rivers, Stacy Hillmer and Zack Sieber under the guidance of Dr. Nancy L. Harrower, assistant professor of marketing—competed against three other Concordia University System schools: Concordia University, Irvine, Calif.; Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, Ill.; and Concordia University Texas, Austin.

Kim Vieker of the LCMS gives the St. Paul team a tour of the Synod's executive offices, and shows them a unique bookcase in Pres. Harrison's office