Memorial Gathering to Celebrate the Life of Penny Peterson
An on-campus memorial service for Penny Peterson is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 18, at 2 p.m. in The Pointe at The Walter Pyramid. The event will be hosted by Disabled Student Services (DSS) and the Office of the Vice President for Student Services. Light refreshments will be provided.
Peterson, who served as coordinator of Disabled Student Services' High Tech Center, passed away on June 13. She began working at the university in 1989 and during her tenure was instrumental in providing adaptive technology support to students with disabilities.
A scholarship fund has been established in honor of Peterson and donations should be made out to "Disabled Student Services" and sent to its office in Brotman Hall, Room 270.
For more information or to RSVP for parking, contact the DSS office at 562/985-5401.