Emory Women of Excellence Awards

Presented by the Center for Women at Emory and the Emory Alumni Association

The Center for Women and the Emory Alumni Association invite you to celebrate 100 years of women at Emory. This event will honor the extraordinary women of Emory who have trail-blazed, made an impact, and broken barriers over the last 100 years.

The evening will feature an award ceremony for alumnae, current students, faculty, and staff who have demonstrated notable dedication to issues that affect women at Emory or in the larger community. Enjoy a plated dinner with Keynote Speaker, Chief Justice Leah Ward Sears 80L, closing remarks from President Claire E. Sterk, and more, with emcee, Susan Cruse, Sr. Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations.

Women of Excellence Award Winners

Berky Dolores Abreu Spirit AwardDr. Katrina Dickson 96G 02G

Student Leader of the Year Award: Esther Garcia 19C

Program of the Year: Lambda Theta Alpha-50 Shades of Latinx

Award for Mentorship: Dr. Carolyn Aidman 

Award for Excellence in Teaching and Pedagogy: Dr. Susan E. Hylen 04G

Outstanding Alumna of the Year AwardDr. Paula Washington

Unsung Heroine: Wanda Swan


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Graduating Women of Excellence