Nominations sought for 2014 Shirley Hendrick Award

Nominations for the 2014 Shirley Hendrick Award, which is administered by the Commission for Adult Learners recognizing a senior Penn State administrator who has significantly advanced efforts for adult learners at Penn State, are now being accepted. Nominations are open to administrators University-wide, including, but not limited to deans, associate and assistant deans, chancellors and directors.

The award includes a $1,000 stipend, recognition at the Faculty/Staff Awards Luncheon in March and a presentation at the Hendrick’s Best Practices Conference in May.

A form and two statements of support are required to recommend a colleague. The submission deadline is Jan. 17.

Questions about the award can be directed to Paula Pierce at Questions about the nomination process can be directed to Judy Wills at

Last Updated December 11, 2013