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Celebrating Excellence

The College of Education's annual Celebrating Excellence Award Ceremony is a chance to honor and celebrate our incredible faculty, staff, alumni, and community members.

Save the Date!

The 2023 Celebrating Excellence Award Ceremony is scheduled for Friday, April 14, 2023. More information to follow. 

2022 Celebrating Excellence Award Recipients 

College of Education Faculty Excellence Award: Dr. John Fitzpatrick 

This award is presented to faculty of the Idaho State University College of Education who have made a significant impact on furthering the College's mission and vision through service, teaching and/or research.

College of Education Staff Excellence Award: Ms. Laura McRae

This award is presented to a staff member of the Idaho State University College of Education who has had a significant impact on furthering the College's mission and vision by consistently going above and beyond.

College of Education Bengal Partner Award: Dr. Karen Appleby

This award is presented in recognition of an individual who has demonstrated exceptional service to the Idaho State University College of Education. Service may include support of activities, volunteered service through participation on college committees, or fundraising.

College of Education Alumni Leadership Excellence Award: Mr. Chris Torgesen

This award is presented to alumni of the Idaho State University College of Education with at least five years of professional experience who have demonstrated exceptional progress and potential in leadership in their respective field. (Formerly called Distinguished Leader Award)

College of Education Young Alumnus Impact Award: Ms. Jessica Kerns

This award is presented to an alumnus of the Idaho State University College of Education who have graduated during the last ten years and have achieved significant accomplishments since degree completion. (Formerly called Outstanding Early Career Alumnus Award)

College of Education Alumni Teaching Excellence Award: Mr. Michael Morgan

This award is presented to an alumnus of the Idaho State University College of Education in recognition of outstanding achievement and contribution through their teaching. (Formerly called Outstanding Educator Award)

 

Learn more about Celebrating Excellence past award winners