Yankton College alumni to meet next week

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- Yankton College alumni from all across the country will return to Yankton next week for their all-class reunion.

The gathering was postponed for the past two years due to the pandemic.

Yankton College Executive Director Leah Berry says its important for people to re-connect.

The college office has moved to the Mead Cultural Education Center.

Berry says they will have a ribbon cutting of that office and wing.

Berry says the alumni want to keep the colleges heritage alive.

Yankton College closed in 1984 but the alumni has continued to award scholarships since classes ended.