Testimonials by outstanding senior students reflecting on their experiences at Hope College will be featured during the Hope College Senior Recognition and Women of Color Celebration on Wednesday, April 12, at 5:30 p.m. at the Haworth Inn and Conference Center.

The students scheduled to speak are seniors Natalie Brown of Aurora, Illinois; Kirsten Kettler of Saint Clair Shores; Monica Muñoz of Holland; and Audrey Park of Ypsilanti. Also included in the evening celebration will be a senior recognition for all graduating students of color.

The event is hosted by the Hope College Center for Diversity and Inclusion.

Advance registration required by Wednesday, April 5.  Tickets, which include dinner, are free for Hope students, $10 for members of the Hope faculty and staff, and $15 for the general public, and may be purchased through the college’s Center for Diversity and Inclusion.  The office, located on the ground floor of the college’s Martha Miller Center for Global Communication, is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and can be emailed at diversity@hope.edu or called at (616) 395-7867.

The Haworth Inn and Conference Center is located at 225 College Ave., between Ninth and 10th streets.  The Martha Miller Center for Global Communication is located at 257 Columbia Ave., at the corner of Columbia Avenue and 10th Street.