Survival of the Fittest? The Rebranding of West Virginia Higher Education by James M. Owston, EdD. Winner of the 2009 Alice L. Beeman Dissertation Award for Outstanding Research in Communications and Marketing in Educational Advancement and the 2008 Leo and Margaret Goodman-Malamuth Outstanding Dissertation for Research in Higher Education Administration

Photos from the AAUA Assembly in Salt Lake City; June 27, 2008


Receiving the Leo & Margaret Goodman-Malamuth Owston Dissertation Award from Dr. Jerry Neuner

With fellow award winners: Jeffrey Aube, Nikolai Khaladjan International Award and
Kenneth R. Bartkus, Exemplary Models Award

The Leo & Margaret Goodman-Malamuth Outstanding Dissertation Award for 2008

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