Deadline for 2014 Achieving Women Award nominees extended

February 21, 2014

To celebrate the many accomplishments of women across the University, the Commission for Women (CFW) annually recognizes women who have achieved and excelled at both Penn State and in their communities.

Women selected for the Achieving Women Award will be honored at the commission's luncheon on Monday, April 14, at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel. There are two categories specifically for student nominees: undergraduate and graduate (including postdoctoral fellows and scholars). To submit nominations, visit

Submissions are due no later than 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25. For more information, contact Carol McQuiggan or David Passmore, co-chairs of the awards committee and CFW co-chairs-elect, at or or call the Commission for Women office at 814-863-8493.

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