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Walter R. Garrison, B.S., M.S. Aeronautical Engineering, 1948 & 1950

Chairman, C.E.O., CDI Corporation
1990 DESA Recipient
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Walter R. Garrison has been responsible for the growth and perfection of the American engineering services industry. His generosity in founding the Pennsylvania Institute of Technology has helped by-passed learners establish successful technical careers.


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