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AFIT Graduate Receives Award
Posted: 05/08/2009 by AFIT Public Affairs

Cedarville, Ohio—Air Force Institute of Technology alumnus Dr. Harwood Hegna recently received the Cedarville University (Ohio) Faculty Advisor Award. This award is presented based on at least six years of service with significant influence on students as an academic advisor, class advisor, career counselor, or student organization advisor.

A faculty member at Cedarville University since 1992, Hegna serves as professor of mechanical engineering. He earned his B.S.A.E., M.S.A.E., and M.S.M.E. from the University of Minnesota in 1969, 1971, and 1973, respectively. He then went on to earn his Ph.D. from the Air Force Institute of Technology in 1981. Hegna, a registered professional engineer, currently resides in Beavercreek, Ohio.

Located in Cedarville, Ohio, Cedarville University is an accredited, Christ-centered, Baptist university of arts, sciences, professional and graduate programs. Featuring a worldwide Christian ministries program, the University offers 100 areas of study to 3,000 students. Visit the University website at

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