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Muhammad Ali presented new writing award to Georgia student

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Evin Hughes (Source: Muhammad Ali Center) Evin Hughes (Source: Muhammad Ali Center)

NEW YORK CITY (WAVE) - Muhammad Ali presented the first ever National College Muhammad Ali Writing Award for Ethics to Evin Hughes, a student at Georgia Southern University.

The award was created to honor Ali's legacy of living a life dedicated to high ethical standards.

Ali was joined by film director Oliver Stone in presenting the award and a check for $10,000 dollars to Hughes in New York City.

Both Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and Congressman John Yarmuth were in attendance.

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