The annual Honors and Awards event will be on May 2, 2014 in the Rapson Courtyard.
Breakfast will be available at 8:00 am, with the program beginning promptly at 8:30 am.
Nominations are due in 32 McNeal Hall or 101 Rapson Hall no later than March 14, 2014.
Outstanding Teaching Award: Recognizes individuals who have made contributions to teaching that are creative, innovative and effective through undergraduate, graduate, extension or continuing education programs.
Outstanding Research Award: Recognizes research/discovery scholarship and the creative process by individuals and/or teams within or across disciplines that have contributed to new knowledge and understandings within one or more of the central fields in the College of Design.
Outstanding Outreach Award: Recognizes outreach, engagement or disciplinary service scholarship by individuals and/or teams within or across disciplines that have addressed a critical civic, economic, environmental, health, social, or other related issue in Minnesota, the nation, or the world.
Outstanding Adjunct Teaching Award: Recognizes individual adjunct faculty who have made contributions to teaching that are creative, innovative and effective through undergraduate or graduate programs.
Outstanding P&A Award: Recognizes individual academic/professional personnel and administrative personnel for outstanding achievement in furthering the mission and goals of their unit(s) and/or the College of Design.
Outstanding CS/BU Award: Recognizes individual civil service and bargaining unit staff who have demonstrated excellence and professionalism in their overall performance and who have made meaningful contributions to their unit and/or the College and University.
Outstanding Team Service Award: Recognizes individuals or teams of faculty and staff for work that advances the mission and goals of their unit(s) and/or the College of Design.
Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award: Recognizes exceptional leadership and academic accomplishments of individual current undergraduate students in the College of Design.
Outstanding Graduate Student Award: Recognizes exceptional leadership and academic accomplishments of individual graduate students in the College of Design.
Outstanding Contributions to Equity and Diversity Award: Recognizes individuals and/or teams who have made outstanding contributions to enhancing diversity and equity in the college and/or the community on the basis of race, sexual orientation, religion, gender identity, age, ability, national origin, and/or social background.
Student Design and Scholarship Excellence Award: Recognizes exceptional student work from the current school year. Award categories include: undergraduate individual, undergraduate team, graduate individual and graduate team.
CDes Honors and Awards Committee Members
Sarah Kendzior - Student Representative
Kim Johnson -Design, Housing, & Apparel
Brad Agee - Landscape Architecture
Kate Maple - Dean's Designee
Aaron Westre - Adjunct Faculty
Julia Robinson - Architecture
Thomas Schenk - P&A Staff
TBD - CS/BU Staff
Brice Aarrestad - Student Representative
Holley Locher- Staff to the Committee
For persons who are not employees of the University:
For persons who are current employees of the University:
For persons in both of the categories above:
University Awards & Honors complete list and submission deadlines
Note: College of Design Award Nominations are due in 32 McNeal Hall or 101 Rapson Hall no later than March 14, 2014.