Hello SEHD Faculty and Staff,

We are reaching out to ask that you nominate one or more of our wonderful undergraduate students for recognition and also that you protect April 24th from 5:30 – 7:30 for our annual Undergraduate Student Recognition Celebration!  This is an incredibly joyful event and a time to share and celebrate with many of our undergraduate students and their families.

The areas in which you can nominate are listed below.  You can follow this LINK to complete the nomination.  We hope to have all nominations in by March 2nd.

Thank you,

The Undergraduate Council

Collegiality and Professionalism Recognition

This award is presented to one SEHD undergraduate student who has demonstrated extraordinary collegiality and professionalism with their colleagues, peers, and with faculty and staff during the 2019-2020 year. The student’s collegial dispositions demonstrate a strong commitment to their academic and professional communities.

The student will be evaluated using the following criteria:

  • Is a supportive and collaborative partner by investing in the shared responsibilities of a group;
  • Demonstrates a demeanor of humility and continued improvement. The nominee is willing to tolerate ambiguity for the sake of problem solving and consistent learning;
  • Maintains a strengths-based perspective of the communities with which they work;
  • Contributes to the learning and knowledge in courses;
  • Adheres to course, school, and university policies;
  • Communicates, in all forms (written, verbal, nonverbal, etc.) with peers, faculty and staff in ways that are clear, kind, and attuned to each person.

Outstanding Student Recognition

This award is presented to one SEHD undergraduate student who has demonstrated outstanding service, leadership, academic achievement during the 2019-2020 year, and is committed to serving the University community. 

The student will be evaluated using the following criteria:  

  • Academic performance
  • Participation in on-campus and/or off-campus activities 
  • Work experience while attending college 
  • Other exceptional qualifications or service  
  • Leadership experience

Leadership Recognition

This recognition is given to a student who has shown extraordinary leadership during the 2019-2020 academic year at the University of Colorado Denver. 

The student will be evaluated using the following criteria:

  • Commitment to promoting diversity within the School of Education and Human Development  
  • Demonstration of organizational leadership abilities by holding leadership positions either within or outside of the campus community  
  • Exhibition of interpersonal leadership skills by serving as a role model to the other students  
  • Utilization of leadership talents to initiate positive changes within the School of Education and Human Development

Community Service Recognition

This recognition is given to a SEHD student who has made outstanding contributions in community service during the 2019-2020 academic year at the University of Colorado Denver. 

The student will be evaluated using the following criteria: 

  • Contribution of significant volunteer time and service to an organization or in the community during the 2019-2020 academic  year (service must be performed on a volunteer basis)  
  • Participation in activities that significantly benefit and improve the overall community experience 
  • Dedication to promoting equity and access to opportunity

For questions please contact Dean Seidl. Barbara.Seidl@ucdenver.edu

Save the Date – Annual Undergraduate Student Recognition Banquet April 24th 5:30 – 7:30. Nominations Due March 2nd!