Dr. Lynne M. Waldeland, Interim Executive Vice President and Provost, was the recipient of the 2000 Wilma D. Stricklin Enhancement of the Climate for Women on Campus Award. Dr. Waldeland has demonstrated unquestionable integrity and commitment for 30 years at NIU. The awards committee and the many people who nominated Dr. Waldeland want Lynne to be recognized for her service in transforming the NIU climate, for her nurturing support, for her behind the scenes initiatives and ideals. The presidential Commission believes Dr. Waldeland's service has been exemplary and hopes the University and community will join to celebrate Lynne's outstanding leadership.
Presentation of plaque by Kay Forrest
Intro by Kay Forest