PULLMAN – Forty undergraduate and graduate students were selected to receive the 2008 President’s Award at WSU.
 
The students will be recognized at a dinner and program Sunday, April 27, in the Student Recreation Center on the WSU-Pullman campus.
 
For more than a decade, the President’s Award has been bestowed annually to less than one percent of the university’s undergraduate and graduate students. Awards go to those who exemplify exceptional leadership and service to the university and the community.
 
Students are selected based on their leadership and engagement which hold consistent with the university’s values of inquiry and innovation, character, teamwork and diversity.
 
The 40 students selected include undergraduate and graduate students from around the state in a wide variety of academic fields including broadcast news to neuroscience.
 
This selection of 40 recipients is the third consecutive year the number of honorees was less than 50, which signals a strong message from the selection committee and program officials – this award honors the top engaged leaders in the WSU community.
 
For a complete list of honorees is available at campusinvolvement.wsu.edu/leadership.