(l to r) Dorothy Miller, PhD, Charity Taylor, Susan Sampson, President Snyder, G. Dean Patterson Jr. and Demetra S.A. Gibson.
More than 100 people attended the Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity's Fifth Annual Inclusion and Diversity Achievement Award Luncheon. This year's event was held on April 17 in the Thwing Center Ballroom. During the luncheon, four members of the university community as well as a CWRU office were recognized for their contributions to enhancing diversity on campus. President Barbara Snyder attended the event and gave congratulatory remarks to the winners. In addition, she stressed the importance of diversity and inclusion on campus and the good work that is being in these areas.
Also during the event, retiring director of the university's Flora Stone Mather Center for Women Dorothy C. Miller, PhD, was recognized for her many contributions to women's issues and for advancing the cause of gender diversity on campus. Miller has served as director of the women's center for 11 years, and will retire at the end of the spring semester.