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May 2012 News Releases

Hughes receives Washburn University achieving excellence award

Washburn University has awarded the Student Life Achieving Excellence Award to Amanda Hughes, assistant director, university relations. The nominator stated that “Amanda is such a great face for Washburn University, and involved in every possible way. Washburn is always first on her mind.”

The Student Life Achieving Excellence Award is presented monthly to the faculty, staff or community leader who has been nominated, and who demonstrates excellence in working with individual students, student groups or organizations. This award is a way to recognize individuals who most exemplify these principles based on everyday behaviors or special isolated events and activities that make Washburn a special place for students to learn and excel.

For more information regarding the award, call the Washburn student life office at (785) 670-2100.


Student life office, 785-670-2100

Dena Anson, university relations, 785-670-1711