Faculty and Staff Awards
Student Council Distinguished Teaching Award – Nominations not currently open
This award will be given annually to recognize a teacher who makes a positive and lasting impact on the university through: dedication to developing relationships with students and the creation of an engaging and challenging classroom atmosphere.
Leonard W. Sandridge Student Partnership Award – Nominations not currently open
In 1979, Leonard Sandridge addressed the Student Council for the first time to discuss a decision by the Board of Visitors regarding student fees. Since this appearance, Mr. Sandridge annually addresses the Council to discuss the current state of the University and to answer questions from student representatives. Last night (November 2nd, 2010), Mr. Sandridge spoke before this body for the last time before his spring retirement.
In recognition of Mr. Sandridge’s lasting impact on the community and his strong commitment to building unified efforts with the student body, this annual award was established. This award will be given annually to recognize a member of the University administration who makes a positive and lasting impact on the university through: dedication to developing relationships and partnerships with students and/or student organizations.
Mr. George Sampson - 2012 Leonard W. Sandridge Student partnership Award Recipient
Mr. Reid Bailey - 2012 Student Council Distinguished Teaching Award Recipient
Mr. Andrew Broaddus - 2011 Leonard W. Sandridge Student Partnership Award Recipient
Mr. Vigen Guroian - 2011 Student Council Distinguished Teaching Award Recipient
For more information on 2011 Awards, please visit the November 3 news release.