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WMU student is state's top residence hall graduate assistant

Nov. 19, 2002

KALAMAZOO -- Sarah Weaver, a Western Michigan University student from Jackson, Mich., has been recognized as the top residence hall system graduate assistant in Michigan.

Weaver is pursuing a master's degree in counseling education and is in her second year working with the Draper/Siedschlag halls. She was named the state's 2002 Graduate Assistant of the Year by the Great Lakes Association of College and University Housing Officers at its Nov. 2-5 conference.

The regional association annually selects a top graduate assistant for each of its four member states. Selection criteria include professionalism, contributions to the nominee's university, and willingness to learn and teach others.

Media contact: Jeanne Baron, 269 387-8400, jeanne.baron@wmich.edu

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