Lieutenant Hayes presented with UW Distinguished Alumni Award

On Friday, October 7th, Lieutenant John Hayes was presented with the first annual Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Washington Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies.

The department unanimously nominated him for this honor to express gratitude for years of dedication to the department.  The Distinguished Alumni Awared was initiated this year to honor alumni who have incorporated the principles of the field into their lives and demonstrated a sustained interest in the department.  Recipients are role models in and/or make contributions to their communities and demonstrate a visible commitment to social justice.

Congratulations, Lieutenant Hayes!