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Rocky Hill Woman Featured in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

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Adaora Namibia Shoot 1A Connecticut model featured in the coveted Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue? It doesn’t happen often but this year a Rocky Hill woman and Windsor native has made the celebrated layout for the second year in a row.

Adaora Akubilo, a Rocky Hill resident, 2002 Windsor High School and CCSU grad,  is one of a select group of models featured in the always popular edition.

For her story and pictures go here .

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Giuliani CCSU 2013 Vance Guest

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giulFormer New York City mayor, onetime presidential hopeful,  and federal prosecutor, Rudy Giuliani will deliver CCSU’s  Robert C. Vance Distinguished Lecture March 14 at 7:30 p.m. at  Welte Auditorium.

For the past 23 years, the New Britain-based state university has hosted the annual  lecture featuring former U.S. Presidents, heads of state and national news celebrities.

Giuliani  is a partner at Bracewell & Giuliani which has an office in Hartford.

Sponsored by a grant from the Robert C. Vance Charitable Foundation, the lecture program honors the late New Britain Herald editor and publisher.
The lecture is free and open to the public but tickets are required. A pre-lecture reception and dinner is also being held. Tickets are $125 a person and include reserved seating for the lecture.

For information call 860-832-1740 or go to ccsu.edu/vance2013.