Nominations sought for Rose Awards, Helen B. Schleman Gold Medallion

February 3, 2011

The Barbara Cook Chapter of Mortar Board is accepting nominations for the Rose Awards and the Helen B. Schleman Gold Medallion through March 4.

The Rose Awards are presented to members of the clerical or service staff at Purdue who always go above and beyond the call of duty. Up to a dozen honorees receive a dozen roses in a surprise tribute at their workplace.

Nominations may be made at

The Helen B. Schleman Gold Medallion honors the legacy of Dean Helen B. Schleman, who served as dean of women from 1947 to 1968. The award is presented to a deserving faculty member or administrator for his or her contributions to Purdue, especially in the promotion and advancement of women students and women’s issues.

The nomination form and selection criteria are available at A brief statement of achievements and a curriculum vitae will be sufficient for nominations. Additional information and materials are encouraged but are not required.

For more information, e-mail Kyle Maple at