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University student prepares for Miss America competition

University student prepares for Miss America competition

By Sidney Madden, Staff writer

September 6, 2018

On Aug. 25, Miss Illinois Grace Khachaturian was surrounded by friends and family at her send-off party for the 2019 Miss America 2.0 competition. The next time she will see most of them will be after she competes in Atlantic City on Sept. 9. Khachaturian, a competitive dancer, found pageantry after s...