PULLMAN, Wash. – Judy Rogers will give the keynote address at the annual Washington State University Women’s Recognition Luncheon on March 22.

The luncheon will take place in the M.G. Carey Senior Ballroom. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and the event will begin at 12 p.m. Tickets to the event and luncheon are $18 per person.

Rogers is a WSU alumna and 1974 computer science graduate. She worked as a software designer and product development manager in the Seattle area for several years before beginning a second career as a middle school and high school math teach.

Rogers, now retired, is an advocate of education through the role of Regent of Seattle University. She also serves on the WSU Foundation Board of Governors and WSU College of Education Advocacy Board.

In conjunction with Women’s History Month —with the national theme, “Our History is Our Strength”— the annual Women’s Recognition Luncheon honors the diverse accomplishments of women. During the event and luncheon the WSU Women of Distinction and Woman of the Year awards will be presented to recognize significant achievements and contributions made by women in the academic and local community.

The luncheon is organized by the Women’s Resource Center and President’s Commission on the Status of Women.

For more information about the WSU Women’s Recognition Luncheon and to buy tickets, visit http://women.wsu.edu/.