Meredith College 2010 Faculty/Staff Awards
During the 2010 commencement exercises, the newly established Ida H. Friday Award was presented for the first time.
Assistant Professor of Psychology Gwynn Morris, who joined
The Ida H. Friday award will allow Morris to attend next year’s Society for Research in Child Development conference, where she hopes to present her research.
Other faculty and staff were recognized for excellence during the College’s annual Faculty/Staff Awards and Recognition event, held on Friday, April 23 in Jones Chapel. The full list of 2010 award recipients is below.
PAULINE DAVIS PERRY AWARDS
The Pauline Davis Perry Award for Research and Publication and/or Artistic Achievement is given to a faculty member who has done exceptional research, publication and/or artistic achievement. The Pauline Davis Perry Award for Excellence in Teaching is given to an outstanding teacher at Meredith.
LAURA HARRILL PRESIDENTIAL AWARDS
The Laura Harrill Presidential Awards are presented to two faculty members each year, in recognition of their noteworthy contributions to the advancement of Meredith College.
HARRY AND MARION EBERLY FACULTY DEVELOPMENT AWARDS
The Harry and Marion Eberly Faculty Development Awards are given to deserving faculty members for the purpose of helping them progress in their area of expertise.
The cash awards are funded through the Faculty Applied Meredith Endowment, or FAME, established in 1977 as an independent fund for supplemental faculty benefits.
The Access Award honors a member of the faculty or staff at Meredith College who has made significant contributions toward the advocacy, support, encouragement and success of students with disabilities. Nominations are collected from students with disabilities and are voted on by the Disability Services Panel.
PRESIDENTIAL STAFF AWARD
Established in 2002, the Presidential Staff Award is given in recognition of exemplary service to the Meredith community. The Meredith College president chooses the recipient.
STAFF RECOGNITION AWARDS
Laura Fieselman, sustainability coordinator
Staff Recognition Awards are presented annually to two staff members who, through their job performance, have demonstrated initiative, teamwork, extra effort and outstanding customer service to the Meredith community.
Janice Coffey Swab Sustainability Award
Kirk Nuss, processing assistant in the Office of Admissions, is the inaugural recipient of the Janice Coffey Swab Sustainability Award.