Wong Wins Award
IfA's head custodian, Darlene "Doll" Wong has received the 2006
University of Hawaii at Manoa Chancellor's Outstanding Buildings and Grounds
Management Service Award. This award recognizes Wong's "outstanding
service, heart-felt dedication, and contributions as a lead member of the
Institute for Astronomy's Buildings and Grounds Management team."
The award includes a monetary gift of $1,000 from the University of Hawaii,
recognition at a Dean’s and Director’s Meeting, and presentation
of a certificate at a special awards ceremony.
For the annual IfA Open House, Wong directed a coordinated effort to ensure
that the large facilities would not only look their best for the public,
but that the cleaning efforts would be safe and environmentally friendly.