SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Scarsdale native Joanne Goldwater was recently honored by the Association of College and University Housing Officers with its Parthenon Award.
The honor recognizes achievement in the profession, outstanding service, leadership, and contributions to the field of student housing.
To be eligible for the award, recipients must have contributed 10 years of service to the housing, residential life or affiliated profession and five years of service at the regional or international level of the organization.
Katie Boone, the Director of Residential Life at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) and Dr. Thomas Ellett, Associate Vice President of Student Affairs at NYU, nominated Goldwater, from St. Marys College in Maryland, for the honor.
She received this award earlier this month at the groups annual conference in New Orleans, La. The Foundation supports the recognition of these individuals through annual awards programs including the Parthenon Award and the Foundation of Excellence.
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