Faculty & Staff Recognition

Outstanding Full-Time Faculty Award

     Beginning January and ending mid-February each year, nominations are accepted for the Full-time Faculty Outstanding Educator Award. Each year, one to three Bay College full-time instructors are selected as Bay’s Outstanding Educators. These individuals must have a full-time appointment at the college for three years or more and be tenured at the time of nomination. Faculty members who have received this award are not eligible for a period of three years. Commitment to education and excellence in service are the primary focuses of this award.
     To be considered for this award, a nomination is required. Any Bay College student, employee, board member, alumni, or community member may nominate one or more full-time faculty members for this award.
Full-Time Faculty Award Form
Nominations will be accepted through February 13, 2015

2014 Award Winners

Outstanding Full Time Faculty Award winner for 2014 Linda Lewandowski
Linda Lewandowski
Outstanding Full-Time Faculty Award Winnner for 2014 Jennifer McCann
Jennifer McCann
Outstanding Full-Time Faculty Award Winner for 2014 Sue Sundstrom-Young
Sue Sundstrom-Young

Outstanding Part-Time Faculty Award

     Beginning January and ending mid-February each year, Bay College will accept nominations for the Outstanding Part-Time Faculty Award. Each year, one to three Bay College part-time instructors are selected as the College’s Outstanding Part-Time Faculty. Instructional and professional excellence are the primary focus of this award.
     To be eligible, instructors must have completed 32 contact hours of teaching for Bay College. In addition, they must be currently teaching or have taught within the last twelve months. Nominations may be submitted by Bay College students, employees, board members, alumni, or community members.
Part-Time Faculty Award Form
Nominations will be accepted through February 13, 2015

2014 Award Winners

Outstanding Part-Time Faculty Award for 2014 Michele "Shelly" Danielson
Shelly Danielson
Outstanding Part-Time Faculty Award for 2014 Mary Kay Paul
Mary Kay Paul

Outstanding Staff Award

     During the month of February, any Bay College employee, board member, student, alumni, or community member may nominate a full-time or regular part-time exempt or non-exempt employee for the Bay College Outstanding Staff Award.
     Each year, one to two Bay College administrative/exempt and/or support staff/non-exempt employee(s) are selected as Bay’s outstanding staff member(s). These individuals must have completed three years of employment in the eligible categories at Bay College.
Outstanding Staff Award Form
Nominations will be accepted through February 28, 2015


2014 Outstanding Staff Award winner Patti Henning
Patti Henning
2014 Outstanding Staff Award winner Deanna Robinette
Deanna Robinette

Employee Torch Award

     To give personal recognition to those employees on Bay College’s campuses dedicated to the mission of the College because of their attitude, commitment, and dedication toward the higher education learning environment.
     The TORCH is for: Team Player; Outstanding Performance; Responsive to Others; Conscientious to Mission of Bay; Helpful to All. For one of these areas, or for one specific event or circumstance, please summarize how your nominee has shown the identified characteristic(s) while performing their job and, if applicable, how did their actions/attitude impact your job area.

Torch Award Nomination Form
There is no nomination deadline for the Torch Employee Award.