Three CEHS faculty receive Women of Courage awards

Aerial view of City Campus, the Library Cupola is closest in the frame.

Three CEHS faculty receive Women of Courage awards

02 Mar 2023    

Three faculty members in the College of Education and Human Services will be honored by the the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Women’s Center with 2023 Women of Courage, Character and Commitment Awards. 

  • Dena Abbott, assistant professor, Educational Psychology
  • Crystal Garcia, assistant professor, Educational Administration
  • Heather Hruskoci, assistant professor of practice, Educational Psychology 

The annual award recognizes women from the campus and Lincoln communities who have made positive impacts through professional, personal, mentoring or peer relationships. In total, 26 students, faculty and staff will be honored during the Women’s History Month Celebration happening on March 10 at the Lied Center Commons.

Individuals wishing to attend the event should request a free ticket prior to the March 2 deadline.

Details about additional Women’s History Month activities are found on the center’s website. Inquiries can be directed to assistant director Domonique Cudjo at

College of Education and Human Sciences
Educational Administration
Educational Psychology