Office of the Vice President for Global Communications

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

CEW seeks nominations for award promoting equity, social change

The Center for the Education of Women (CEW) announces the new Carol Hollenshead Award for Excellence in Promoting Equity and Social Change. Designed to honor U-M staff, students or faculty members whose sustained efforts have resulted in greater equity on campus, the first award will be given this fall.


Nominees may be individuals or groups who have addressed inequities in the university community or beyond, including inequities in regard to gender, race, sexual orientation, ability or other identities. Nomination criteria and forms are available at and are due Sept. 16.

This award honors Carol Hollenshead’s 20-year tenure as director of CEW and her commitment to promoting equity and social change.