Posted 8:42 a.m. Tuesday, June 9, 2009

UW-L's Organization for Campus Women Nominating Committee seeks nominations for this year’s YWCA Tribute to Outstanding Women Award. The award recognizes and honors women from the Coulee Region who have demonstrated qualities of outstanding leadership and excellence in their professional and personal endeavors in accordance with the mission of the YWCA. Nominated women will reflect the newly-updated YWCA mission statement: “YWCA of the Coulee Region is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.” Nominees must be UW-L faculty, academic or classified staff. In addition, students may be nominated for outstanding young woman of the year. Send nominations, along with a brief statement indicating why they are being nominated, by Monday, June 15, to Committee Chair Susan Butterfield at, Sandy Grunwald at or Ingrid Iverson at No self-nominations accepted. The committee reserves the right to make selections from any or none of the nominations submitted.