The ceremony will be at Wojcik Conference Center, Harper College, 1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, IL 60067. (For directions directly to Wojcik, click here)
Bernie is one of only nine surviving members of the Ghost Army. After retiring from a long successful career in design Bernie began taking art classes at Harper College in 1989. He has been a beloved fixture in the Art Department ever since.
Bernie will be presented with a copy of the signed law, a letter from President Biden, letters from the
House and Senate sponsors, and honors from the Harper's Board of Trusteeds and Educational Foundation.
WHAT: Gold Medal Celebration Ceremony for Bernie Bluestein
WHEN: Saturday, July 16, 11 a.m. EST
WHERE: Wojcik Conference Center, Harper College, 1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, IL 60067.
WHO: The public is invited.