FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, May 28, 2010
CONTACT: Elizabeth Fischtziur - (425) 352-3636 - firstname.lastname@example.org
BOTHELL, Wash. - The University of Washington Bothell is pleased to honor Douglas and Barbara Allan as the recipients of the 2010 UW Bothell Legacy Award.
This special award honors the Allan's continued commitment to student learning and success.
Doug and Barbara are long-time Huskies and strong supporters of UW Bothell, creating the Douglas and Barbara Allan Student Support Endowment. This endowment provides assistance to business students at UW Bothell by funding activities that occur outside of the classroom, allowing students to attend conferences, participate in competitions and other activities.
The Allan's received their award at the 2010 Chancellor's Reception, held at Chateau St. Michele Winery in Woodinville, WA.
For more information about the Legacy Award or the Chancellor's Reception, please contact the Office of Advancement and External Relations at email@example.com.
About the Chancellor's Reception: The annual Chancellor's Reception is held in honor of UW Bothell friends and supporters. It includes fabulous wines, delicious food, stimulating conversation, and a silent auction. All financial support generated from the event allows UW Bothell to continue a tradition of academic excellence by providing student scholarships.
About UW Bothell: The University of Washington Bothell combines the benefits of a small campus with the resources and prestige of a world-renowned university. Offering over 30 degrees, options, certificates and concentrations, its curriculum emphasizes close student-faculty interaction, collaboration among students, and hands-on learning. UW Bothell celebrates its 20th year of operation during the 2009-10 academic year with the opening of student housing, an access ramp connecting the campus to SR522, and new degrees including a Master of Computing and Software Systems (MSCSS), and a Leadership Master of Business Administration (L-MBA) at an offsite location in Bellevue, WA.