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GWS Outstanding Awards

4/6/2017  8:00 am

GWS Faculty Award

The Gender and Women’s Studies Department at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign invites nominations for the GWS Faculty Award.  Letters of nomination may come from faculty, academic professionals, staff, and students from across campus, and should nominate a GWS Core Faculty member (list available at gws.illinois.edu/people).  Letters should address one or more of the following areas:

  • Mentorship
  • Community Engagement
  • Teaching
  • Scholarship

GWS Outstanding TA Award

The Gender and Women’s Studies Department at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign invites nominations for the GWS Outstanding TA Award.  Letters of nomination may come from faculty, academic professionals, staff, and students from across campus, and should nominate a teaching assistant who taught for GWS between Summer 2016 and Spring 2017.  Letters should address one or more of the following areas, but may take into consideration other characteristics deemed important to the overall success of classroom instruction:

  • Mentorship
  • Creativity
  • Teaching
  • Scholarship

GWS Outstanding Student Award

The Gender and Women’s Studies Department at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign invites nominations for the GWS Outstanding Student Award.  Letters of nomination may come from faculty, academic professionals, staff, and students from across campus, and should nominate a GWS Major or Minor.  Letters should address one or more of the following areas, but may take into consideration other characteristics you deem important:

  • Scholarship
  • Event Planning
  • Public Service
  • Creativity
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Visionary

All nominations should be sent to gws-email@illinois.edu

Deadline: April 15, 2017