Jillian Black, a sophomore early childhood/special education major, won the 2020 Women’s
Leadership Award for the sophomore class.
Jillian is actively involved on
campus and within her community. Her activities include the following.
“It is my absolute honor to receive the Women’s
Leadership Award. I love helping others, and IUP has allowed me to
grow as a leader and a woman,” said Jillian. “I cannot wait to inspire other women, but more
importantly future educators. I cannot wait to continue to serve at IUP and in
my community. I believe that with kindness and service the world will be a
better place. I have women who are strong role models educating me, and I have
amazing peers to work alongside. The IUP Education Department is truly
Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services