The University Women’s Commission will hold its awards luncheon Wednesday, April 13, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Savage Arena Joe Grogan Room.
Dr. Kim Nielsen, Distinguished University Professor and chair of disability studies, will be the guest speaker. Her talk is titled “Disability Studies: What it is, How it Relates to All Careers and How it Helps Us Understand the World Around Us.”
Several employees will be honored with the Dr. Alice Skeens Outstanding Woman Award, and at least three students will receive scholarships.
The event is free for members of the University Women’s Commission and $15 for non-members and students. To join the commission, the membership fee for one year is $30. Visit the University Women’s Commission’s webpage to learn more.
RSVPs are requested by Friday, April 8, to UWCToledo@utoledo.edu.
Raffle prizes will also be available.
All attendees will receive one ticket; attendees will receive a second event by bringing a food or non-food donation for the UToledo Food Pantry (visit the Food Pantry’s webpage for a list of items to donate); and attendees will receive a third ticket by bringing diapers and related items to help support the Catharine S. Eberly Center for Women’s Student Parents Initiatives.