Triton College kicks off 50th anniversary celebration with sundial dedication and decadent cake
River Grove, Ill. – The Triton College community, as well as community residents, area partners and dignitaries from within Triton’s district, came out to help Triton kick off its 50th anniversary celebration on Aug. 28, with a sundial dedication and cake-cutting ceremony.
The event took place at Triton College’s newly remodeled Commons Area, located on the west side of campus, outside in the center of campus. The college held day and evening time ceremonies to accommodate students’ and community residents’ schedules.
The college celebrates 50 years of providing excellence in education, which will be recognized with more upcoming events planned throughout the year.
“This is a very special day as we kick off the 50th anniversary celebration here at Triton,” said Triton College Board Chairman Mark Stephens to the audience of more than 300 people. “Over the course of 50 years, thousands of people have benefited from the work that we do here at Triton College. And we’re very proud, not only of where we’ve been, but where we’re going.”