Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Janice Rice receives UW Outstanding Women of Color Award

Janice Rice, a WLA member who is a senior academic librarian in College Library and member of the Ho-Chunk Nation, has been selected as UW-Madison's recipient of the 14th annual UW System Outstanding Women of Color in Education Award. Rice was honored along with other recipients at an awards ceremony and luncheon on April 4 and at an April 13 reception hosted by the Office of the Vice Provost for Diversity and Climate. In addition to Janice's campus and community accomplishments, she has been an active WLA member, having served as Chair of the Intellectual Freedom Committee and a speaker at the WLA Conference. More information about Janice's accomplishments related to her award....

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