We are proud to announce that Sonia Igboanugo, a current Master of Biomedical Discovery & Commercialization Student and graduate of the BDC undergraduate program, has been nominated for a YWCA Hamilton Women of Distinction Award.
The award recognizes “trailblazing Hamilton women who have excelled in their fields, and salute outstanding workplaces whose policies and practices promote women’s leadership and equal advancement opportunities” (YWCA Hamilton).
More than 30 other individuals with McMaster connections have been nominated, featured on the McMaster Daily News: https://dailynews.mcmaster.ca/articles/women-and-workplaces-with-mac-connections-nominated-for-ywca-hamilton-women-of-distinction-awards/.
Sonia has been nominated in the Young Women of Distinction Category out of the 11 categories that are represented in the Awards. The ceremony will take place on March 5th, 2020. Congratulations to Sonia for this incredible nomination, and best of luck!
For more information about the awards, visit https://www.ywcahamilton.org/women-of-distinction-hamilton/.