Committees

Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Awards

Main menu

Each year, in acknowledgment of significant contributions to diversity and inclusion, individuals and programs from the ASU community are recognized by the Committee for Campus Inclusion (CCI) with Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Awards.

Award recipients are selected from a nominee pool by members of the CCI committee. All nominees must meet the following criteria to qualify for consideration.

Process

Eligibility

Eligibility requirements

  • Demonstration of continuous commitment to cultural diversity (inclusive of gender, religion, sexual orientation, etc.) and inclusion;
  • Coordination or sponsorship of programming  that promotes and cultivates diversity and inclusion;
  • Demonstrably model respectful treatment in interactions and communications with others.

Categories

Award categories

  • ASU academic professional/faculty
  • ASU classified/university/administrative staff
  • ASU student
  • ASU group or organization consisting of two or more persons from any category above
  • Community individual award: individual from outside ASU whose work embodies and advances diversity and inclusion in the larger community
  • Community  group award: group or organization from outside ASU whose work embodies and advances diversity and inclusion in the larger community

All nominations must be submitted electronically via the online nomination form no later than Friday, March 25, 2015 for consideration (including any supporting documentation).

Guidelines

Nomination guidelines

Nominations must come from within the ASU community and can be made by students, faculty, or staff. To submit nominations for multiple individuals in different categories, submit one form per nomination. All nominees must give consent to have their names submitted in advance.

Please note: that current CCI members are not eligible to be individually nominated.

Awards Breakfast

Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Awards Breakfast

Awards will be presented at the annual Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Awards breakfast from 8: 30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Both nominators and nominees are highly encouraged to attend. (Venue details TBD.)

Committee for Campus Inclusion representatives

The Committee for Campus Inclusion’s Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Award is a pan-campus initiative. For further information or questions, please contact your CCI representative:

Phoenix Downtown

Phoenix Downtown campus representatives

Rachel Kemmerle
bejrkemmer@asu.edu

Ben Mills
ben.mills@asu.edu

Polytechnic

Polytechnic campus representatives

Wadell Blackwell
wadell.blackwell@asu.edu

Valerie Hernandez
valerie.hernandez@asu.edu

Tempe

Tempe campus representatives

Zachary Reeves-Blurton
zachary.reeves-Blurton@asu.edu

Drew Ross
Drew.Ross@asu.edu

West

West campus representatives

Margot Monroe
margot.monroe@asu.edu

Linda Torres
linda.a.torres@asu.edu