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Nominations open for Phelps Award

Friends of the OSU Library highest honor presented in November

August 30, 2010
Story by Marissa Chavez, OSU Library Communications Intern

For Immediate Release

STILLWATER - Unselfish and hardworking are just a few traits the Edna Mae Phelps Award recognizes each year when it is given to an individual who has substantially gone above and beyond to increase the effectiveness of the OSU Library.

The Friends of the OSU Library present the award each fall at the H. Louise & H.E. “Ed” Cobb Speaker Series, presented by the Friends of the OSU Library. This year’s event is Nov. 5 and features Dr. Charles Johnson, author and scholar of African-American literature.

Phelps Award nominees may include volunteers, employees, alumni, students, government officials, fund raisers and members of the Friends of the OSU Library.
Nominations should include the nominator’s name, address and phone number; the nominee’s name, address and phone number; and a narrative supporting the nomination.

Email nominations to lib-pub@okstate.edu or mail to
Edna Mae Phelps Award
216 Edmon Low Library
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK 74078-1071

For more information about the Friends of the OSU Library and the Edna Mae Phelps Award, visit www.library.okstate.edu/friends or call (405) 744-7331.

Oklahoma State University is a modern land-grant system that cuts across disciplines to better prepare students for a new world. Oklahoma's only university with a statewide presence, OSU improves the lives of people in Oklahoma, the nation, and the world through integrated, high-quality teaching, research and outreach. OSU has more than 32,000 students across its five-campus system and nearly 21,000 on its Stillwater campus; with students from all 50 states and about 110 nations. Established in 1890, OSU has graduated more than 200,000 students who have made a lasting impact on Oklahoma and the world. CREATE - INNOVATE - EDUCATE - GO STATE!

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URL: http://www.library.okstate.edu/news/Fall10/Phelps.htm
Last Updated: 30 August 2010

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Bonnie Ann Cain-Wood, APR
Email: lib-pub@okstate.edu
Phone: (405) 744-7331

225 Edmon Low Library
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK 74078-1071

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