UW News

February 5, 2009

Deadline approaching for Celebrating UW Women

A quick reminder: The deadline for submitting nominations for Celebrating UW Women is Feb. 19.

Now in its fifth year, Celebrating UW Women recognizes the contributions of outstanding female students, staff and faculty members. Nominations come from all parts of our campus community.

To submit a nomination, send contact information (including name, address, phone number and e-mail address) for yourself and the nominee, and a short essay (no more than 250 words) describing the nominee’s contributions to the UW community, to ericab4@u.washington.edu by Feb. 19. Nominations are confidential, and all women nominated will be recognized.

The Celebrating UW Women display and reception are held in March as part of Women’s History Month. This year’s display, recognizing all women nominated, will be in the HUB Art Gallery March 2–13. A reception honoring the nominees will be held March 12 in the HUB Art Gallery.

For more information, contact Erica Barton at 206-616-7259 or ericab4@u.washington.edu.