Excellence in Diversity Award

Excellence in Diversity Awards 2018

The University's Excellence in Diversity Awards Selection Committee sought nominations of groups or individuals of employees, students or WMU community members who exemplify the importance of diversity and inclusion. The selected recipients will be recognized at the 2018 Spring Convocation Recognition of Discovery, Diversity, and Global Engagement on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. Faculty, staff, students, and community members are invited to attend and congratulate the awardees.

Excellence in Diversity Award: Dr. Donna Talbot

Trailblazer for Diversity Award: Marcy Peake

Rising Star in Diversity Award: Dawnielle Simmons and the Student Assembly for Racial Equity and Cultural Inclusion (SAREC)

Excellence in Diversity Awards 2017

The University's Excellence in Diversity Awards Selection Committee sought nominations of groups or individuals of employees, students or WMU community members who exemplify the importance of diversity and inclusion. The selected recipients were recognized at the 2017 Spring Convocation Recognition of Discovery, Diversity, and Global Engagement. Faculty, staff, students, and community members were invited to attend.

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Rising Star in Diversity Award: Megan McCoy

Trailblazers for Diversity Award: Intercultural Business Students Association

Excellence in Diversity Award: Jon Curtis

Excellence in Diversity Award: James T. Brand

Excellence in Diversity Awards 2016

The University's Excellence in Diversity Awards Selection Committee sought nominations of groups or individuals of employees, students or WMU community members who exemplify the importance of diversity and inclusion. The selected recipients were recognized at the 2016 Spring Convocation Recognition of Discovery, Diversity, and Global Engagement. Faculty, staff, students, and community members were invited to attend. View the poster.

2016 Diversity and Inclusion Award Recipients

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Rising Star in Diversity Award: Sindecuse Health Center Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Trailblazers for Diversity Award: LBGT Student Advisory Council

Excellence in Diversity Award: College of Aviation

Excellence in Diversity Award: Jeff Carr and Mariam Konaté