The run is a part of the Austin College Homecoming celebration and is a fundraiser for the Grayson Grand Central Station – Soup Kitchen. Registration is $15 per person and begins at 7:45 a.m. at the Ida Green Communication Center steps. The run will begin at 8:30 a.m.
Austin College is a leading national independent liberal arts college located north of Dallas in Sherman, Texas. Founded in 1849, making it the oldest institution of higher education in Texas operating under original charter and name, the college is related by covenant to the Presbyterian Church (USA). Recognized nationally for academic excellence in the areas of international education, pre-professional training, and leadership studies, Austin College is one of 40 schools profiled in Loren Pope’s influential book Colleges that Change Lives.