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Kevin Kopischke, president of the Alexandria Technical and Community College, retired June 30. He taught at the school for 10 years, led the customized training program for 13 years and was president for 10 years. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)

Kopischke looks back at 10 years of leading Alex Tech

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Kevin Kopischke, president of Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC), still remembers the wise words of advice that former president and founder of the college, Vern Maack, gave him when he first started: “Don’t screw this up.” Kopischke didn’t.


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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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