Harding and Halperin Named Women of Distinction
May 20, 2011
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Wesleyan University administrators Ann Harding and Deborah
Halperin each received a YWCA Women of Distinction Award on Thursday, May 19 at the
Bone Student Center on the campus of Illinois State University.
Harding, the director of alumni relations, earned her award for her work in education.
Halperin, the Action Research Center coordinator at IWU, won her award for her devotion
to social services.
The YWCA has given the awards for 22 years recognizing the professional and personal
achievements of six women in McLean County. Each recipient received a framed certificate
and a sterling silver pen at the dinner program.
For additional information, contact the Office of University Communications at (309)
Contact: Jessica Hinterlong ‘11, (309) 556-3181