Call for 2013 Virginia Wolf Distinguished Service Award Nominations
Tuesday, February 19 2013
The University of Idaho Women’s Center invites nominations for the 2013 Virginia Wolf Distinguished Service Awards.
Virginia (Ginny) Wolf was a professor of physical education at the
University of Idaho from 1964-1982. She took an active role in
addressing issues affecting women on campus, including chairing the
U-Idaho Women’s Caucus and helping to launch the campaign that brought
about the establishment of a permanent Women’s Center.
This award was created in 2002 to recognize individuals like Wolf, whose
continuous dedication to activism for gender justice brings about
lasting change. It is given to those who reflect the same level of
commitment and demonstrated activism that Wolf gave more than 30 years
Each year, one U-Idaho student, one faculty or staff member, and one
community member receive the award. Candidates are nominated for the
award via an open nomination process. Selection of award winners is by a
review panel composed of past honorees.
To nominate an individual for this award, please visit www.surveymonkey.com/s/VirginiaWolfAwardNominations2013
. The nomination period will close at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 1.
For more information about the Virginia Wolf Distinguished Service Awards, please visit www.uidaho.edu/studentaffairs/womenscenter/programsandevents/virginia-wolf-awards