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Awards and Recognition

Each spring, the College of Education and Human Development acknowledges students, faculty and staff for their great accomplishments from the past year. Recipients are nominated by fellow faculty, staff and students and voted on by the Awards and Recognition Committee.

Recipients:
2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008| 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001

** Nominations are now closed **

The College of Education and Human Development Awards and Recognition Committee is accepting nominations of individuals in the CEHD for the following awards:

Esprit De Corps
» Criteria

This award recognizes an individual who personifies the vision of the College of Education and Human Development, especially in reference to respectful civility, collegiality and academic citizenship, which work to lift the overall spirit of the College's environment.

Multicultural Advocate Award for Global Engagement
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This award recognizes one individual who has made significant contributions to establishing or strengthening meaningful ties between the University and our global partners.

Multicultural Advocate Award for Promoting Diversity
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This award recognizes one individual who has made significant contributions to furthering diversity within the College.

Rising Star
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This award recognizes three College of Education and Human Development students (one each at the doctoral/specialist, master's and undergraduate levels) who have demonstrated outstanding potential in scholarship, teaching and/or professional leadership. The recipients shall have demonstrated a quality of performance that indicates that they will continue to develop into distinguished members of their profession.

Staff Excellence
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This award recognizes a staff member in the College of Education and Human Development who consistently makes outstanding contributions in support of faculty, staff, students, administrators and all those served by the College of Education and Human Development.

Strengthening Community Connections
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This award recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to establishing or strengthening meaningful ties between the University and community partners. The awardee's actions have furthered the University as a vital component of the community by advocating greater involvement between the University and community sectors while building lasting community collaborations.

Teaching Excellence
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This award recognizes two individuals (one "regular" faculty member and one part-time or adjunct faculty member) who demonstrate exceptional creativity, enthusiasm and passion for teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate level(s).

Trailblazer
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This award recognizes a single faculty member or team of faculty who engage(s) in cutting edge scholarship (which may include but is not limited to creative activity, research, software development or other scholarly pursuits) which impacts the discipline.

The Committee encourages nominations from faculty, staff and students.  Nominations are to be based on the criteria outlined for each award. Questions may be directed to , College of Education and Human Development Awards and Recognition Committee at (269) 387-2966.