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GALA-ND/SMC, the Gay and Lesbian Alumni/ae of the University of Notre Dame and Saint Mary's College, is proud to announce the winner of the 2017 Thomas A. Dooley Award. This year’s award recipient is Kristen Matha SMC ’03. She is being recognized for her committed service to the LGBT community.
Kristen currently serves on the Saint Mary’s College Alumnae Association Board of Directors and is an Associate Director of Academic and Membership Affairs for the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
The Dooley award will be presented to Kristen at the Eck Visitor Center on the campus of Notre Dame (next to the ND Bookstore) on Saturday April 29th.
Also being honored during the award ceremony with the GALA ND/SMC Award for Distinguished Academic Achievement will be Joseph Pequigney ND ’44. Joe is being recognized for his pioneering work in LGBTQ studies, including his study of Shakespeare’s Sonnets, Such is My Love.
The evening will start off with a premium beer & wine open-bar reception* from 6:30pm to 7:30pm followed by dinner and the award ceremony.
(*Note: Indiana State drinking laws will be in effect)
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