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Women of Distinction/Woman of the Year nominations open

Anna King, 2016 WSU woman of th year with Dan Bernardo, provost.PULLMAN, Wash. – Each year, Washington State University honors women whose lives, work and mentorship promote equality and wellbeing for their communities. WSU’s 2018 Woman of the Year and Women of Distinction Awards nominations are being accepted through Feb. 15. » More …

April 13: WSU Tri-Cities to honor first class of Women of Distinction

RICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University Tri-Cities will honor 13 individuals as part of its first women of distinction class during a gallery exhibition opening and reception at 5:30 p.m. on April 13 in the entrance to the East Building on campus. » More …

WSU to present women’s awards at annual luncheon

PULLMAN, Wash. – Awards for Washington State University Woman of the Year and Women of Distinction will be presented at the annual Women’s Recognition Luncheon and Symposium at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 8, in the CUB ballroom. » More …

Nominate women for annual awards by Feb. 10

PULLMAN, Wash. – Nominations are open through Feb. 10 for Washington State University’s 2017 Women of Distinction and Woman of the Year awards. They will be presented at the Women’s Recognition Luncheon and Symposium on March 8 in the CUB ballroom. » More …

March 22: Women of Distinction lunch, symposium, film

women-of-distinctionPULLMAN, Wash. – Eight women will be honored at the Washington State University 2016 Woman of the Year and Women of Distinction Recognition Luncheon and Symposium. Held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 22, in the CUB ballroom, the theme will be “Working to Form a More Perfect Union: Honoring Women in Public Service and Government.” » More …

WSU Vancouver honors 33 during Women’s History Month

By Brenda Alling, WSU Vancouver marketing and communications

women-of-distinction-150VANCOUVER, Wash. – Fifteen students and eight others with ties to Washington State University Vancouver are among 33 women who will be honored at the annual Women of Distinction event at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 26, in Firstenburg Student Commons. » More …

March 24: Poet to highlight Women’s Recognition, Symposium

By Steve Nakata, Administrative Services

Flenniken-80PULLMAN, Wash. – American writer, poet and educator Kathleen Flenniken will deliver the keynote address during Washington State University’s Annual Women’s Recognition and Symposium 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, March 24, in the CUB ballroom. The event also will recognize exemplary women. » More …

Apply for Distinguished Woman of the Year

VANCOUVER – WSU Vancouver’s Office of Student Involvement will recognize the 2009 Distinguished Woman of the Year. WSU Vancouver invites the community to nominate women who have made a difference in their lives.

 

For more information or to make a nomination go to, http://www.vancouver.wsu.edu/distinction.

 

Nominations are due by Feb. 23.

 

The Women of Distinction program is designed to celebrate Women’s History Month and will honor women who inspire, mentor and empower others. Festivities include a keynote by Patricia E. Smith, president and CEO of Unitus Community Credit Union, hors d’oeuvres and music.

 

WSU Vancouver will announce the recipient at the … » More …