NKU Honors Three Bowling Green Librarians with Trailblazer Award

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Monday – Oct. 27, 2014

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. – Three Kentucky librarians will receive the Northern Kentucky University Trailblazer Award for Leadership in Library Informatics.

Heather Goss, Angelina Clark and Marla Ford of will receive the award Oct. 27 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Bowling Green at 5:30 p.m. as part of the 2014 #RoadToNKU Commonwealth Tour.

Each of the recipients is a student at NKU.

The trio will join several area mathematics teachers who will also be honored with the NKU Trailblazer Award for persistence in making a difference in the mathematics skills of our children.

“The Trailblazer Award is recognition of those citizens throughout the state who are changing lives through new and innovative education programs,” NKU President Geoffrey S. Mearns said.  “With improved math skills and added library capacity, Kentucky's children will be better prepared to meet the demands of this century.”

The event is open to the public and will include an opportunity for high school students and adults interested in completing their degree to meet with university admissions representatives.  

The #RoadToNKU is a tour of community engagement activities throughout the Commonwealth. This trip to Bowling Green is the third of eight stops through Dec. 4.

Find out more about the College of Informatics at http://informatics.nku.edu/.

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