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History Student Hits Hole in One With Golf Research

Posted on Sunday, January 19th, 2014

Wade Cormack(by Deidre Healey for @guelph)

Recent graduate Wade Cormack garnered international media attention when he was selected by Scottish golf experts to research the origins of their culturally sacred sport. The 25-year-old is the recipient of the Royal Dornoch Ph.D. Studentship, a unique one-time doctoral research program funded by Royal Dornoch Golf Club and the University of the Highlands and Islands in Inverness.

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