Schwertfeger will receive 2022 Ernest Spaights Plaza Award

We are happy to announce that FLL/German Professor Emerita Ruth Schwertfeger will receive the 2022 Ernest Spaights Plaza Award. This special recognition will be honored at the 2022 Annual Fall Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, October 19th at 3:00pm in the UWM Union Ballroom.

Inclusion on the Spaights Plaza marker is one of the highest honors awarded by UWM to a member of the university community and is an enduring means by which the institution pays a timeless tribute to colleagues who have made significant and lasting contributions to the university.