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FSU Criminology Professor Billy Close Inducted into Prestigious Circle of Gold

March 2, 2015

Filed Under: Awards, Events, Faculty

The College of Criminology and Criminal Justice is proud to announce Dr. Billy Close has been selected as one of only four inductees to join Florida State University Alumni Association’s prestigious Circle of Gold. The Circle of Gold recognizes worthy individuals who, though their service and achievements, personify the university’s tradition of excellence.  

The induction ceremony will take place on Saturday, April 11, 2015. A reception will begin at 11:30 a.m. and will be followed by the program at 12 p.m. in Miller Hall in University Center Building C, 3rd floor, Doak Campbell Stadium. Ruth Ruggles Akers, Stella Cottrell, and Jim Gladden will also be inducted.