Pat Swift MacClennan will receive the annual Achievement Award of Buffalo Branch, American Association of University Women, at a luncheon May 9 at 11:45 a.m. in Fanny's Restaurant.
Author of The Buffalo News' weekly Womanscope column, Ms. Swift will be honored for her efforts to keep issues affecting women before the public and will be cited for encouraging public participation in the events of women's organizations.
Ms. Swift, who has been reporting on women's issues at The News for more than 30 years, was inducted this year into the Western New York Women's Hall of Fame, which was inaugurated last year by the New York State Coalition on Women's Issues.