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GSC Staff Award nominations to be presented January 2-March 9, 2018

Gallaudet Staff Council of Representatives Staff Awards

Tamer Mahmoud, Chair
Patricia Johnson
Anthony Balogh
Stephanie Roche'

Spring 2018

The Gallaudet Staff Council is pleased to announce that we will be presenting Staff Awards to qualified staff members within the Gallaudet community. Any staff, as defined in Section 4.01.1.A in the Administration and Operations Manual, can be nominated. The four categories for the 2017-2018 academic year are as follows:

  • Gallaudet Citizens Staff Award
  • True Buff and Blue Staff Award
  • Bison Sage Staff Award
  • Gallaudet Lifetime Achievement Staff Award

All nominations may come from supervisors, faculty, staff, and students.

 

Nomination is currently closed!

(We will reopen January 2, 2018 to March 9, 2018)

View the 2017 Winners!

If you have any questions or concerns, you can contact the GSC Awards Committee at: gsc.awards@gallaudet.edu

When nominating someone, please choose one category.

Each nomination will require (if available) the following:

  • Basic background information of the nominee: Full name, department, job title, years of employment, and the category they are being nominated for.
  • Stories of the nominee’s accomplishments; no accomplishment is too big or too small.
  • Justifications for the nomination: why do you feel that this person should be considered?
  • List of various training, workshops, seminars, or involvement with organizations within the Gallaudet community

All nominations must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 9, 2018 at 5:00 p.m..
The awards will be announced at the Gallaudet Staff Council University Staff on March 22, 2018.
 

Each category's nomination criteria are listed below:
 
 
Gallaudet Citizens Staff Award

This award is given to a staff member who contributed in a small, humble, and meaningful way to their department, their peers, and/or the Gallaudet community.

Staff person demonstrated a combination of the following:

  • There is no require minimum for length of employment.
  • Did something to brighten up another individual, a department or the university community.
  • Showed appreciation towards other people in the department or Gallaudet community.
  • Volunteered to assist with group activities and needs; looked for ways to contribute.
  • Very inclusive and open to individual or group.
  • Showed enthusiasm toward being a member of the group; conveyed respect and appreciation towards the talents and contributions of other individual or group.

True Buff and Blue Staff Award

This award is given to a staff member who demonstrated a positive and proactive attitude toward an institutional priority, worked well with people of diverse personalities, provided timely and professional service to internal and/or external customers (students, faculty, staff, and other constituents); and of course, transcend normal job responsibilities to achieve outstanding results.

Staff person demonstrated a combination of the following:

  • Employed between 0 to 10 years at Gallaudet University or Clerc Center.
  • Completed key trainings such as:
    • Title IX Training
  • Demonstrated a positive and upstanding attitude on a regular basis.
  • Proactive in being heavily involved in the Gallaudet community, by getting involved with clubs, organizations, committees, seminars, workshops, etc.
  • Became a role model for others by representing Gallaudet’s values, such as inclusiveness, respect, and bilingualism to name a few.
  • Exemplified exceptional performance by exceeding beyond normal scope of work and contributing directly to the success of each task given by peers, departments, and/or organizations.

Bison Sage Staff Award

This award is presented to a staff member who consistently demonstrated outstanding performance above and beyond the normal scope of job responsibilities and achieved outstanding results; demonstrated integrity and service to the Gallaudet community; believed in a climate of respect and inclusivity of the Gallaudet community.

Staff person demonstrated a combination of the following:

  • Employed between 11 to 20+ years at Gallaudet University or Clerc Center
  • Completed key trainings such as:
    • Title IX Training
    • Cultural Diversity Workshop
  • Demonstrated a positive and upstanding attitude on a regular basis.
  • Proactive in being heavily involved in the Gallaudet community, by getting involved with clubs, organizations, committees, seminars, workshops, etc.
  • Became a role model for others by representing Gallaudet’s values, such as inclusiveness, respect, and bilingualism to name a few.
  • Exemplified exceptional performance by exceeding beyond normal scope of work and contributing directly to the success of each task given by peers, departments, and/or organizations.

Gallaudet Lifetime Achievement Staff Award

This award recognizes a long-serving staff member who has dedicated the majority of their professional career to providing exemplary support or service to the Gallaudet community. Often, these vital individuals are afforded little official recognition or visibility, yet dedicated, loyal, conscientious, and trustworthy over the span of many years and whose contributions have exceeded their formal title and stated duties.

Staff person demonstrated a combination of the following:

  • Employed beyond 20+ years at Gallaudet University or Clerc Center
  • Completed key trainings such as:
    • Title IX Training
    • Cultural Diversity Workshop
  • Demonstrated a positive and upstanding attitude on a regular basis.
  • Proactive in being heavily involved in the Gallaudet community, by getting involved with clubs, organizations, committees, seminars, workshops, etc.
  • Became a role model for others by representing Gallaudet’s values, such as inclusiveness, respect, and bilingualism to name a few.
  • Exemplified exceptional performance by exceeding beyond normal scope of work and contributing directly to the success of each task given by peers, departments, and/or organizations.

Prizes for each category includes:
  • Monetary prize: $750
  • Polo t-shirt
  • Award plaque
  • Campus-wide recognition via a message to the campus, with a v-log. It will also be announced in Daily Digest, as well as posted on GSC Staff Award page and our Facebook page.
Posted by Tamer Mahmoud | Posted November 14, 2017 at 12:01 PM

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