2006 Achieving Woman Award
Joyce Barnhart, Staff Assistant to the Chancellor, received the 2006 Achieving Woman Award (staff nonexempt category) at the Commission for Women Banquet on April 3rd. Joyce’s dedication and involvement, including coordinating high-profile events and leading campus-wide efforts, present Penn State in an exceptionally positive light. For her professional expertise and remarkable initiative, Joyce also earned the Commonwealth College's Outstanding Support Staff Award last spring.
Sister Alice O'Connell, a third-year, undergraduate adult-learner enrolled in the honors program at Penn State Fayette, earned the 2006 Achieving Woman Awardin the undergraduate student (nontraditional) category from the Commission for Women. Sister Alice’s leadership and selfless service were two qualities that earned her the Student of the Quarter and the PAACE Outstanding Adult Student in Higher Education awards.