The Prism Award is given annually to an office, department, person or entity at Case Western Reserve University in recognition of their significant contribution to the campus LGBTQ+ community. The award honors work accomplished during the current academic year, or significant contributions over a period of time that have impacted LGBTQ+ life on CWRU’s campus.
Past Prism Award winners include:
|2019||Lynn Singer||School of Medicine|
|2017||Jamie Cook||Greek Life|
|2017||Lisa Nielson||Center for Women|
|2016||Matthew Garrett||Department of Music|
|2016||Jonathan Wehner||Undergraduate Admissions|
|2016||Joshua Terchek||Institutional Research|
|2015||Staff Advisory Council Fringe Benefits Committee|
|2015||Domestic Partner Benefits Subcommittee|
|2015||Faculty Senate Fringe Benefits Committee|
|2014||Office of the University Registrar|
Applications and nominations will be accepted until Thursday, April 16, 2020. The honoree will be announced at Lavender Graduation on the evening of Monday, April 27, 4-5 pm in the Linsalata Alumni Center, 11310 Juniper Road.
To nominate a CWRU office, department, person or entity, submit a completed copy of the form along with a letter describing the nominee’s achievements and contributions. Up to three nomination letters may be included for each nominee. Email completed nomination materials as a single pdf file, to Prism-Award@case.edu.