Deadline Extended: Nominations to Honor Women’s Leadership at Tech


Tennessee Tech’s Commission on the Status of Women invites you to submit your nominations by (NEW DEADLINE) Wednesday, December 6 for the following two awards:

The CSW Excellence Award is presented annually to an individual employed by Tennessee Tech University who has contributed significantly to gender equity. The award honors three qualities that characterize the tradition of women’s leadership at Tech: perseverance, generosity, and mentorship.

The Alison Piepmeier Outstanding Student Award celebrates Piepmeier’s legacy of fierce feminism by recognizing an exceptional Tennessee Tech student whose research, activism and/or outreach advances gender equity. It acknowledges a student who shows a passion for learning, assists others, and contributes significantly to campus community.

Email Julie Howard ( for more information.