Tuesday, Feb. 25 - Tuesday, Mar. 25
Please take a moment to nominate a deserving colleague, PSU student or community member for one of the President’s Commission on the Status of Women’s awards. The deadline for nominations is Tuesday, March 25.
There are 3 awards. The Theo Kalikow award honors a faculty or staff member who has significantly contributed to the advancement of women’s issues. The Student POWA (Powerful Outstanding Women’s Advocate) award honors a Plymouth State University student who has significantly contributed to the advancement of women’s issues while a student at PSU, and the Community Member POWA award is given to a member in the greater Plymouth area who has significantly contributed to the advancement of women’s issues.
1. Brings women’s issues to public attention;
2. Demonstrates genuine concern for the advancement of women;
3. Works collaboratively with various campus and community constituencies; and
4. Is dedicated to improving or elevating the status of women through continuous involvement in and advocacy of women’s issues.
The person selected for the Theo Kalikow or POWA Student Award must have served a minimum of three consecutive years at PSU and must not be a current member of the President’s Commission on the Status of Women.
Please send your nominations to S. Lauren Lavigne at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Save the date for the award reception at 3:30-5:00 pm on Thursday, April 10th in the Newfound Room.
This year’s speaker will be Dr. Theo Kalikow, for whom the award is named. For more information on Dr. Kalikow please visit http://www.plymouth.edu/office/president/140/interim-president-of-plymouth-state-theodora-j-kalikow/.