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2017 AWC Hall of Fame Award Nominations
Arizona Western College is seeking nominations for the 2017 AWC Hall of Fame Award.
The AWC Hall of Fame Award Criteria encourages a broad range of nominees who have made a significant contribution to the mission of the college, or distinguished themselves in service to the larger world.
For more information, contact Renee Smith
(928) 344-1723 or email@example.com
Nominations will be accepted in four categories:
One who has brought recognition and prominence to AWC by achieving outstanding success in their career.
- Faculty or Staff
One who has made a major contribution to the college or the community, either through a body of work, one time event, award, or accomplishment.
Teams who have won a state and/or national championship.
- Community Member
One who actively supported the college or the mission of higher education in the greater Yuma/La Paz region.
Nominations can be submitted online until March 13th.
Visit www.azwestern.edu/halloffame for more information.
Gadsden Math Project
The Nationally–recognized Gadsden Math Project brings college-level math (College Algebra & Pre-Calculus) to 7th & 8th Grade students in an after-school program taught by college professors. Over 1,000 students have enrolled since 2007 Amazing success rates: over 95% of all students...
National Achievement and Recog...
On March 29th, 2017 Arizona Western College student Jacqueline Farley traveled to Louisville, Kentucky to receive two national writing awards from Sigma Kappa Delta, the National Two-Year College English Honor Society. Jaqueline won 2nd and 3rd place prizes for the National Essay Writing Contest...
AWC Foundation partners with V...
Visit Yuma has partnered with the AWC Foundation, AWC Culinary program, and AWC Agricultural Land Lab to spread the message of Yuma's amazing agriculture industry and the direct educational and culinary connections with the college. AWC Culinary students prepare a fresh from the field feast while...
GM Foundation Donates $5000 to...
May 12, 2017, General Motors Desert Proving Grounds officially presented the AWC Foundation with another $5000 donation that is funded through the GM Foundation Plant City Grant. The Edgar Mendoza GM Foundation Scholarship was set up in memory of former GM employee and AWC graduate, Edgar...
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