This award (one for faculty and one for staff) honors the exceptional effort of our peers,collaborators and colleagues. The College celebrates important work by our faculty and staff and highlights excellence through several prominent awards. The Distinguished Diversity and Inclusion Award recognizes key accomplishments that benefit non-traditional and/or underserved populations by members of our community.
The College recognizes the importance of building diversity, inclusion and cross-cultural competency as we better position ourselves to meet the competitive challenges of globalization, honor our land grant legacy by broadening access to the resources of this institution, learn from community partnerships and strengthen the democratic ideals our nation is founded upon.
The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, April 5, 2013. Please click the following link for application materials.
CFANS Distinguished Diversity and Inclusion Faculty Award Recipients
2013 - Claudia Parliament and Jane Stockman, Minnesota Council on Economic Education, Department of Applied Economics
2012 - Elton Mykerezi, Department of Applied Economics
2011 - Ingrid Schneider, Department of Forest Resources
2010 - Albert "Bud" Markhart III, Department of Horticultural Science
2009 - Craig Hassel, Department of Food Science and Nutrition
2008 - Michael Sadowsky, Department of Soil, Water, and Climate
2007 - Kevin Klair, Department of Applied Economics
2007 - Dale Nordquist, Department of Applied Economics
CFANS Distinguished Diversity and Inclusion Staff Award Recipients
2013 - Carrie Pike, Cloquet Forestry Center
2012 - Frank Trnka, Department of Applied Economics
2011 - Caitrin Mullan, Office for the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and Faculty Affairs
2009 - Tim Kenny, Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
2008 - Michele Scherman, Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering