Rolles, Jean_0246 Silversword Inductees 2015 :
Jean E. Rolles
and Dr. Lawrence K.W. TseuDr Tseu

CHAMINADE UNIVERSITY TO INDUCT JEAN E. ROLLES AND DR. LAWRENCE K.W. TSEU INTO SILVERSWORD HALL OF FAME AT ITS 7TH ANNUAL INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS GALA  –Feb. 19 at Ala Moana Beach Hotel

HONOLULU Chaminade University will induct Jean E. Rolles, MSJBA ’93 and Lawrence K.W. Tseu, DDS into the Silversword Hall of Fame at its seventh annual intercollegiate athletics gala.  The gala event takes place on Thursday, February 19, 2015, starting at 6:00 p.m. in the Ala Moana Beach Hotel (Hibiscus Ballroom). Also on hand at the event will be former Australian Olympian beach volleyball player and now motivational speaker, Annette Lynch as keynote speaker.

Jean E. Rolles is a current Board of Regents member and chair of the Intercollegiate Athletics subcommittee for Chaminade University.  In August 2014, Rolles was recognized for her generous contribution to the renovations of the Carlson Fitness Center Locker Room and Facilities.

Dr. Lawrence K.W. Tseu is also a current Board of Regents member. His $1 million capital gift enabled the construction of Chaminade University’s School of Nursing state-of-the-art facility, named Dr. Lawrence K.W. and Mrs. BoHing Chan Tseu Center for Nursing. His gift provided the needed private funding to secure essential government funding from the Economic Development Administration (U.S. Department of Commerce).

“Both of our honorees have done so much for our University and are very deserving of their induction in the Silversword Hall of Fame.  They are role models for our students, and have built a strong reputation throughout the Hawaii community by thinking outside the box and giving back,” said Chaminade University President, Bro. Bernard J. Ploeger.

With the strong leadership of event chair, Edison H. Miyawaki, MD, the athletics gala is headed into its seventh year and is projected to reach the $1 million mark in its fundraising efforts.  For more information on table sponsorships, or individual tickets, please contact Ryan Hirata at (808) 735-4764.  You can also visit www.goswords.com for more information about the gala event, along with the latest information regarding Chaminade athletics.

Educating students for life, service and successful careers, Chaminade University is a Catholic/ Marianist university offering programs of study grounded in the liberal arts with day, evening, online and accelerated courses. A Native Hawaiian serving institution, Chaminade is located at 3140 Waialae Ave., Honolulu, HI 96816.  For more information, visit the Chaminade Web site at www.chaminade.edu or call (808) 735-4711. ###

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