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Alumni Awards

Nominations are now open!

Do you know an outstanding alumnus of the college? If so, please consider nominating them for one of this year's annual ACC Alumni Awards. 

Alumni awards recipients 2016-17
The 2017 Alumni Award Recipients, from left; Camilla Timmer, Sarah-Jane Speers, Crystal Jensen and Lance Barkley

ACC is now accepting nominations for our annual alumni awards, which will be presented at the 7th annual Alumni Advancement Dinner on March 8, 2018.

Individuals can nominate an ACC alumnus for one of three awards:

Distinguished Alumni Award: awarded to an alumnus of the college who has distinguished themselves in both their chosen profession and their community.

Community Service Award: awarded to an alumnus of the college who has positively impacted the quality of people's lives through service to others.

One to Watch Award: awarded to an alumnus of the college, 30 years or younger, who has demonstrated exceptional achievement and significant contribution to their profession or community.

There is also the Excellence in Teaching Award, which will be presented to a current faculty member who has made an extraordinary contribution to teaching and the student experience.

The deadline for nominations is Friday, November 24, 2017. See below for nomination forms or for more information, contact Lisa Huston, Alumni Relations Coordinator at alumni@assiniboine.net or 204.725.8700 ext 7124.


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)
  • Lance Barkley, 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award (Construction Electrician Apprenticeship, class of '01)

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)
  • Sarah-Jane Speers, 2017 Community Service Award (Environmental Technologies Land & Water Management, Class of '12 and GIS Specialization, Class of '13)

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)
  • Camilla Timmer, 2017 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)
  • Crystal Jensen, 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award (Practical Nursing Instructor)

 

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