Woods Receives Scholarship

  • Monday, November 5, 2007

    Woods, Walter            PRINCESS ANNE-Walter W. Woods, M.A., assistant director of alumni affairs at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, was a recipient of the Virginia Carter Smith Scholarship Program for 2007-08.    His scholarship was one of twenty awarded by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). 

                Individuals who have fewer than three years of experience in advancement or have recently changed from one advancement discipline to another are eligible.   The scholarships are for recipients to attend CASE professional development conferences.  Selection is based among other things on career potential and professional experience.

                "I am honored to be selected from among numerous individuals.  This award will allow me the opportunity to meet, share and learn from contemporaries and leaders in the field of alumni affairs," he said.                                                                                 

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    Gail Stephens, assistant director, UMES Office of Public Relations, 410-651-7580, gcstephens@umes.edu. 

    Suzanne Waters Street, director, UMES Office of Public Relations, 410-621-2355, sstreet@umes.edu.