Jennie Elder Suel Award Nominations Sought

Nominations due by February 3, 2016

The Celebrating Global Sisterhood Committee is accepting nominations of faculty, staff, students, and community members for the 2016 Jennie Elder Suel Distinguished Woman of Color Awards. The submission deadline for the online nomination form is February 3, 2016. The recipients of this year's awards will be honored at the Celebrating Global Sisterhood Reception on Wednesday, March 2, 4:00-5:30 pm in the Shriver Center Heritage Room. Tickets (free for students and $5 for others) will be available beginning in early February at the Miami Box Office, now located in 129 Campus Avenue Building. This year's Celebrating Global Sisterhood Reception will feature student speakers, global cuisine and music, the awards presentation, and a keynote by special guest Dr. Gail Della-Piana, retired Miami architecture professor and recipient of the 1995 Jennie Elder Suel Distinguished Woman of Color Award. The Women of Color Celebration (renamed Celebrating Global Sisterhood in 2013) began in 1992. This is the 21st celebration and the 15th sponsored by the Women's Center.