CAS Executive Director Danielle Rocheleau Salaz wins Employee of the Year Award


Danielle Salaz has been awarded the College of Arts and Sciences Employee of the Year award for 2023. She was recognized for her innovation, problem solving skills, and proactive investment in the success of the Center for Asian Studies and the College as a whole. As one nominator put it: “Much of (the success of the Center) is due to Danielle’s commitment to excellence, her exceptional work habits, her high level of knowledge and initiative, and her consistently positive attitude.”
Congratulations Danielle!

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