Commission for Women seeks student members

April 13, 2004

University Park, Pa. -- The Commission for Women is actively seeking a broad base of nominations for membership. The commission is a forum for exchanging ideas that can translate into improved practices to support women at Penn State. Its membership represents every employment category: faculty, exempt and non-exempt staff, technical service and administrative, as well as graduate and undergraduate students. The University president appoints the members of the commission as an advisory group to recommend policies and programs to enhance the University's working and learning environments.

The commission is particularly seeking nominations from women whose cultural, racial or ethnic background would enrich the understanding of the needs and concerns of women throughout the University. Self-nominations are welcome.

Information and a nomination form may be obtained by calling the Commission office at 814-863-8493 or by visiting the Commission's Web page at

Nomination forms must be submitted no later than April 30.

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