Distinguished Faculty Award Ceremony – Hobart and William Smith Colleges \
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Distinguished Faculty Award Ceremony

The Alumni and Alumnae Associations will honor John Loftus, professor emeritus of art, and the late Toni Flores, professor of American studies and women's studies, with the 2004 Distinguished Faculty Award on Friday, Oct. 22. For more information, visit the DFA page.

The cocktail reception and dinner ceremony is $40 per person. To R.S.V.P. please contact Mary Lou Chilbert at chilbert@hws.edu.

The DFA Committee will be assembling two books of acknowledgements (letters, photos, poems, artwork, etc.) from former students, faculty, friends and family to be presented to Professor Loftus and to the family of Professor Flores at the DFA ceremonies. Those who would like to include their own remarks in either of these special books, please send them on personal letterhead by mail, fax or via e-mail* no later than Wednesday, Oct. 13.

Send to:
Jared Weeden
Alumni House
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Geneva, NY 14456
Fax: (315) 781-3767
E-mail*: weeden@hws.edu

*If sending an e-mail, please include the honoree's name in the subject line of the e-mail. Thank you.

The schedule is the following:

4 p.m.: Special Performance/Lecture by Sally Roesch Wagner, titled “Matilda Joslyn Gage: from the Iroquois to Oz,” Fisher Center, Demarest 212. Wagner is executive director of the Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation in Fayetteville, N.Y., and one of the first women to receive a doctorate for work in women's studies in the U.S. While at California State University, she founded of one of the country's first women's studies programs.

5:30 p.m.: Reception and Loftus Exhibit, Robert A. Bristol ’31 Field House**

6:30 p.m.: Dinner and Awards Ceremony, Robert A. Bristol ’31 Field House**

**Cost is $40. R.S.V.P. required.