College of Design
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College of Design Awards

The annual Honors and Awards event will be held Friday, May 5, 2017 in the Rapson Courtyard.
Breakfast will be available at 8:00 AM, with the program beginning promptly at 8:30.

 

 

Nominations

 

Nominators will submit their nominations via a Google form. A link to this form will be sent to all faculty and staff at the Call for Nominations in the middle of December. The form will also be accessible via the link below at that time.

 

Google Nomination Form

 

 

Nominations are due via Google Form: Date TBD

 

Please note this year's award period runs from May 5, 2016 though April 25, 2017.

  • College of Design Nomination Guidelines (PDF)
  • NOTE: Teams nominated in an Individual-only category will not be considered.
    • Individuals only: Teaching, Adjunct Teaching, P&A, CS/BU, Undergraduate Student, Graduate Student.
    • Individuals or Teams: Research, Outreach, Service, Student Design and Scholarship

 

Categories

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. Two awards will be given in this category, one for those who teach at 75% or more and one for those who teach
at less than 75%.

 

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 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 CSLR Award: Recognizes individual civil service and labor represented 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 E Teaching Award: The E Teaching award recognizes one instructor who has been nominated and then selected by the student population for his/her innovative use of technology in teaching.  This award is intended to focus on innovative ways that instructors have used technology to effectively teach the varied subjects that the College of Design offers.

 

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.

 

List of Current and Previous College of Design Honors and Awards Recipients

 

2017 CDes Honors and Awards Committee

James Boyd Brent-Design, Housing, & Apparel

Megan Clarke- Undergraduate Student Representative
Joe Favour- Landscape Architecture

Amber Heldt- CSLR Staff

Cynthia Jara- Architecture

Rodrigo Lozada-Graduate Student Representative
Kate Maple - Dean's Designee
Lin Nelson-Mayson- P&A Staff
Kathryn Reiley-Adjunct Representative
Shannon Sawyer- Dean's Office Staff to the Committee

 

Univeristy Wide Awards and Honors

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:

International Awards & Honors:

 

For all awards except the Nobel Prize, the recipient must have spent at least five years on the University of Minnesota faculty, and must not have left the University before receiving the award. The Nobel Prize recognizes those who at any time in their careers spent time at the U of MN.

National Awards

 

 

 

Related Links

 

Useful Links

 

Note: College of Design Award Nominations are due via Google form no later than February 26, 2016.

Contact Information

College of Design

Saint Paul Offices

32 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Ave, St. Paul, MN 55108

P: 612-626-9068 | F: 612-625-1922

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Minneapolis Offices

101 Rapson Hall, 89 Church St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-626-9068 | F: 612-625-7525

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