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Tri-Cities, Spokane, Pullman honorees among MLK winners
January 11, 2016

By Steve Nakata, Administrative Services

MLK-awardeesPULLMAN, Wash. – Yuliya Ardasheva, an education professor at Washington State University Tri-Cities, and James Bledsoe, a longtime advocate for underrepresented students at WSU Pullman, are among those selected to receive the annual WSU Martin Luther King, Jr. Distinguished Service Award.

Diversity faculty; MLK service awards named
January 15, 2008

PULLMAN — Michael Pavel, WSU education professor,  will receive the university’s inaugural Diversity Faculty Award. (Photo of Pavel at right)


The Office of the Provost in cooperation with the Division of Student Affairs, Equity and Diversity created the award to recognize faculty members who advance diversity through their teaching, research and community service.


WSU staff member Debi Robinson-Smith and graduate student Michael Schwartz will receive Martin Luther King Jr. Distinguished Service Awards.


Pavel, Robinson-Smith and Schwartz will be recognized at the WSU Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation, at 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, in Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum.


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