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September 2012 News Releases

Nominate your family for Washburn's 2012 Honorary Family

Washburn University is searching for the 2012 Honorary Family of the Year. Each year a family is selected based on dedication, loyalty, support and contributions to Washburn University, members of family who attended Washburn and involvement as students and alumni.

To nominate your family for family of the year, visit or stop by the student life office, in room 104, Morgan Hall; student activities and Greek life office or the Washburn Student Government Association office, both located on the lower level, Memorial Union. Applications are due to the student life office, room 104, Morgan Hall, before 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20.

The 2012 Honorary Family will be announced at a special presentation during the Washburn vs. Southwest Baptist University football game on Washburn’s Family Day, Sept. 29.

The Honorary Family will receive, pre-game picnic tickets, game tickets, a commemorative plaque, Ichabod Store gift certificate and a framed color photo from the special presentation.


Student life office, 785-670-2100
Amanda Hughes, university relations, 785-670-2153