WMU News

Friday deadline for staff service award comments

May 24, 2004

KALAMAZOO--Western Michigan University faculty and staff have until Friday, May 28, to submit recommendations for WMU's four annual Staff Service Excellence Awards.

These prestigious annual awards carry a $1,000 prize and are reserved for WMU's most outstanding staff employees. The recipients will be announced in June and selected by a committee from the 23 employees who won semiannual Staff Service Excellence Awards during 2003-04.

The committee makes its selection based on new information as well as previously submitted semiannual nomination forms. New supporting information should include specific examples of how the award candidates have exhibited excellence that far exceeds normal job expectations. This supporting information should be submitted to Jennifer Clements, human resources, by memo, e-mail to <hr-ssea@wmich.edu> or fax to (269) 387-3441.

The 23 eligible candidates are listed below.

Carol Ashley, Workers' Compensation
George Boston, University Libraries
Mary Lou Brooks, blindness and low vision studies
Amy Burns, College of Education
Jose Cardoza, physical plant-building custodial and support services
Kimberly Cho, Career English Language Center for International Students
Linda Comrie, Graduate College
Teresa Cronkhite, Bernhard Center Dining Services
Betsy Drummer, business information systems
Sandra Duke, theatre
Ronicka Hamilton, multicultural affairs
Michelle Hastings, international affairs
Linda Ickes, Career and Student Employment Services
Turea Jordan, finance and commercial law
Blaine Kalafut, public safety
Pamela McCartney, chemistry
Richard McMullern Jr., Student Support Services
William J. Merrow, Mallinson Institute for Science Education
Yolanda Mihalko, teaching, learning and leadership
Susan Nap, College of Arts and Sciences
Thomas Ramsdell, Logistical Services
Carol Reid, Academic Skills Center
Sandra Stephens, College of Education.

Media contact: Jeanne Baron, 269 387-8400, jeanne.baron@wmich.edu

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