Tuesday, March 3, 2015

2015 OMSE Excellence in Service Awards Nominations

The Office of Multi-ethnic Student Education (OMSE) invites current University of Maryland undergraduate students to submit nominations for university faculty, staff, tutors and mentors who have made outstanding contributions to the academic excellence of multi-ethnic students on campus.

Nominees will be judged on their service to and involvement with multi-ethnic students in the areas of teaching, tutoring, mentoring, and staff support. The letter of nomination should answer the following questions:

  1. Brief, current biographical information about the nominee. 
  2. Discuss the nominee's contributions to the academic excellence of multi-ethnic students at the University of Maryland. Please describe the nominee's broad range of service over an extended period of time. However, you must include at least three specific accounts of substantial activity in the past two - three years. Please include dates. 
More specifically, discuss the following as it relates to their service at the University of Maryland:

  • How the individual gives freely and unselfishly of their time to multi-ethnic students and/or multi-cultural community activities
  • How the nominees inspires multi-ethnic students and acts as a role model
  • How the nominee has had a positive impact on the academic success of multi-ethnic student(s)
  • How the nominee improves the lives of others

Deadline for submission: Extended to March 6, 2015

Visit http://bit.ly/1Alu2js to submit a nomination.