By Amanda Niebauer
November 7, 2019
Jennifer Murray, director of the LGBTQ+ Resource Center at UWM, has won the Dr. P.B. Poorman Award for Outstanding Achievement on Behalf of LGBTQ+ People.
The award recognizes people at universities in the UW System who work to establish a safer, more accepting climate for LGBTQ people in their communities.
Nominated by the university, Murray has worked hard to promote an inclusive environment at UWM. Through their efforts as director of the LGBTQ+ Resource Center and as co-chair of the UWM Chancellor’s Advisory Committee for LGBT+ Advocacy, Murray has advocated for and improved the experience of LGBTQ+ students and community members.