State Sen. Alan Bates and state Rep. Peter Buckley have been selected to receive the 2014 Southern Oregon University President's Medal.
The President's Medal is awarded annually to members of the community who have served in an exemplary manner, said President Mary Cullinan in a news release. "It represents qualities such as compassion, integrity, and service. Receiving the medal is a true honor," she said.
Bates and Buckley will be recognized at an awards ceremony at Southern Oregon University on April 30.