Nominations Sought for George P. Hart Award

The committee for the 2017 George P. Hart Award for Outstanding Faculty Leadership is now accepting nominations.

The faculty member chosen for the prestigious award will be someone who displays the highest traditions of academic life and Professor Hart’s outstanding personal qualities. The award, along with the $1,000 honorarium, will be presented at the Academic Affairs Fall Conference meeting. Visit for additional information about the award.

Take a moment to think about and nominate faculty colleagues who are deserving of this recognition. The Hart Award is a genuine honor that acknowledges contributions that sometimes go unrecognized. Consider a faculty colleague, in your department or college, who is always serving on committees or whose leadership has made a difference on our campus. Nominate them – it is easy. Submit a brief statement explaining why you are nominating your colleague to: While it is on your mind, why not submit a nomination now.

Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 to Diane Gonzalez at