AWC Loses Longtime Member - Kathy Berggren
AWC has lost not only a valued member, but a cherished friend and former national board member. Kathy Berggren, Ithaca, New York passed away unexpectedly Thursday, July 24 in Portland, Oregon at the age of 46.
Kathy, known by many, was a regular attendee at the AWC National Conferences. She was a vital member of the AWC National Board for a number of years. In 2011 she received the prestigious Clarion Award for her submission on curriculum design of Communication 2010.
While a professor in the Communications Department at Cornell University, she was the faculty advisor to the AWC student chapter. She had a unique way of contributing her expertise and touched so many lives.
Kathy will be greatly missed by her many AWC friends and colleagues. Kathy is survived by her children and husband Martin.