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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

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Student Leadership Recognition Awards
To be Presented at UW-Eau Claire 

MAILED: Feb. 4, 2002

         EAU CLAIRE  The 2002 Student Leadership Recognition Awards Ceremony at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire will begin with a reception at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, in the Council Fire Room of Davies Center.
         The accomplishments of student leaders, organizations and organization advisers are celebrated at the campus-wide program, which is free and open to all.
         The program will open with remarks by Dr. Ronald Satz, provost and vice chancellor, and Chancellor Donald Mash. Jake Leinenkugel, president of Leinenkugel Brewing Company, will give a presentation titled "Thoughts on Leadership."
         The eight applicants for the Student Organization Award and the 11 nominees for the Student Organization Advisor Award will then be introduced. Susan K. Tietz, former board member of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Foundation and chair of the College of Business Advisory Council, will present the awards, which recognize student organizations and advisers that have demonstrated distinguished service to campus and community, creative programming, and involvement in the university.
         Four of the 164 outstanding student leaders who have been nominated by faculty, staff and students will receive the Student Leadership Award. All nominees will be introduced, and Rick Foy, president of the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association, will present the awards. The emerging and established student leaders will be recognized for their dependability, creativity, group interaction skills, contributions to the campus and community, and leadership qualities.
         The program is sponsored by the Activities and Programs office; UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association; the Offices of the Chancellor and Provost; Chartwells Educational Dining Services; the Dean of Students Office; the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Foundation Inc.; and the UW-Eau Claire Student Senate.
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Updated: Feb. 4, 2002