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Medal of Honor in the Arts

Winthrop University’s Medal of Honor in the Arts will be presented April 24, 2015 at 8 p.m. in the Johnson Hall Theatre, on campus in Rock Hill. This year’s event honors writer and comedian Fortune Feimster, arts advocate and South Carolina Senator Wes Hayes, traditional sweetgrass artist Mary Jackson, and community organizer and musician Si Kahn for their work in and contributions to the arts. A reception in honor of the distinguished guests will follow the ceremony. Tickets and information can be found at