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Alumni Awards

Just announced! The 2017 ACC alumni award recipients!

The Alumni Association has just announced the recipients of this year's alumni awards to be presented at the sixth annual Alumni Advancement Dinner in Brandon on March 9, 2017.

This year's recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award is Lance Barkley. Barkley is from Virden, MB and graduated from the college in 2001 with his Red Seal Certificate from the Construction Electrician Apprenticeship program.

The Association is pleased to announce that Sarah-Jane Speers is this year's Community Service Award recipient. Speers graduated from Assiniboine's Environmental Technologies Land & water Management program in 2012, followed by a diploma in GIS specialization in 2013.

Camilla Timmer has been chosen as this year's One to Watch award recipient. Timmer graduated with a Business Administratoin diploma from Assiniboine in 2012, with a specialization in Human Resources.

The Excellence in Teaching Award honours a faculty member for extraordinary contributions to teaching and the student experience. Practical Nursing instructor Crystal Jensen is the recipient of this year's award.

To read more about the 2017 recipients click here.

Award recipients will be formally recognized at the annual Alumni Advancement Dinner on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at the Manitoba Institute of Culinary Arts (ACC's North Hill campus in Brandon).

For event details or to purchase tickets or sponsorship for the dinner, please contact Lisa Huston, Alumni Relations Coordinator at 204.725.8700 ext 7124.

 View highlights from the 2016 Advancement Dinner.

Distinguished Alumni Award

The Distinguished Alumni Award honours graduates of the college who have distinguished themselves in both their chosen profession and the community. It recognizes the outstanding personal and professional achievements of the college’s finest graduates.

Distinguished Alumni Award Nomination Form

Previous Award Recipients
  • Terry Burgess, 2009 Distinguished Alumni Award (Business Administration, Class of '85)
  • Kelly Mathison, 2010 Distinguished Alumni Award (Welding, Class of '82 and Farm Machinery Mechanics, Class of '84)
  • Derek Woychyshyn, 2011 Distinguished Alumni Award (Professional Cooking, Class of '99)
  • Jamie Robinson, 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award (Heavy Duty Equipment Technician, Class of '83)
  • Jim Brannan, 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award (Electrical Technology)
  • Jeff Vassart, 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award (Agribusiness, Class of '96)
  • Clint Jensen, 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award (Business Administration, Class of '90)

Community Service Award

The Community Service Award recognizes an alumnus of ACC who has positively impacted the quality of people’s lives through the service of others. This award highlights the value placed on “community,” as in our name – Assiniboine Community College.

Community Service Award Nomination Form

Previous Award Recipients
  • Amy Knight, 2012 Community Service Award (Mature Student High School, Class of '98)
  • Joshua Roels, 2013 Community Service Award (Business Administration, Class of '06)
  • Shaun Woodcock, 2014 Community Service Award (Business Administration, Class of '09)
  • Dave Botterill, 2015 Community Service Award (Business Administration, Class of '81)
  • Brad Lyall, 2016 Community Service Award (Electrical Engineering Technology, Class of '86)

 One to Watch Award

The One to Watch Award honours graduates who are 30 years of age or younger at the time of nomination. The award recognizes exceptional achievement and significant contribution to the recipient’s profession and/or community.

One to Watch Award Nomination Form

Previous Award Recipients
  • Stacey Stott, 2012 One to Watch Award (Business Administration, Class of '02)
  • Steve Langston, 2013 One to Watch Award (Business Administration, Class of '04)
  • Ben Myers, 2014 One to Watch Award (Media Production, Class of '05)
  • Leonard Sumner, 2015 One to Watch Award (Media Production, Class of '07)
  • Katelyn Rempel, 2016 One to Watch Award (Business Administration, Class of '12)

 Excellence in Teaching Award

The Excellence in Teaching Award honours faculty for extraordinary contributions to teaching and the student experience.

Excellence in Teaching Award Nomination Form

Previous Award Recipients
  • Patti-Jo Burt, 2012 Excellence in Teaching Award (Office Administration Instructor)
  • Bruce Palmer, 2013 Excellence in Teaching Award (Practical Nursing Instructor)
  • Kevin Poirier, 2014 Excellence in Teaching Award (Piping Trades & Plumber Apprenticeship Instructor)
  • Jerrylynn Manuel, 2015 Excellence in Teaching Award (Practical Nursing Instructor)
  • Dean Johnson, 2016 Excellence in Teaching Award (Network Administration Technology Instructor)

 

For more information on these awards or the annual Advancement dinner call 204.725.8700 ext 7124 or email alumni@assinboine.net