UMD's Miller wins Women of Distinction Award

By KBJR News 1

October 28, 2010 Updated Oct 29, 2010 at 8:40 AM CDT

University of Minnesota Duluth women's hockey head coach Shannon Miller has been named the YWCA's Woman of Distinction, an award that celebrates women's leadership.

The seventh annual YWCA Women of Distinction Award recognizes and honors women who have made significant contributions to our
community. The event promotes the YWCA mission and dedication to
eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice,
freedom and dignity for all.

The awards luncheon will be Wednesday, November 10 at the Harborside Ballroom at the DECC. 11:45 is registration, 12:00-1:00 p.m. is the luncheon and program. Anyone is welcome to attend, and can register before November 1st on the YWCA's website by clicking here.

Courtesy: UMD Athletics