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    Jean Yale
    Jean Yale

    Donor Relations/Events Coordinator

    Alma Mater:


    Northwestern Announces Five-Member Hall of Fame Class of 2012

    National champions, Olympic gold medalists, All-Americans and a former NU Chairman of the Board comprise stellar class

    Jean Yale is in her 22th year as a member of the Donor Relations staff and is the special events coordinator for Northwestern Athletics. Yale, a graduate of Northwestern's School of Education, handles more than 40 events a year for the department, from the Benchwarmer Dinner in August to the year-ending Senior Recognition and N Club Induction Banquet in June, the majority of which are during the football and basketball seasons. Yale has four grown children -- Mary Murray, John Yale, Martha Leinenweber and Tom Yale -- and 12 grandchildren. She resides in Winnetka.