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Delta State seeking nominations for outstanding staff member

By July 23, 2010General

Delta State University’s Administrative Staff Council is seeking nominations for the H.L. Nowell Outstanding Support Staff Award, which will be announced and presented during commencement exercises Saturday, May 13, in Walter Sillers Coliseum on the campus.

Award recipients must have ten consecutive years of service as a full-time support staff member, with nominations being accepted from students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of
Delta State on an annual basis. Nominations will be received by the Vice President for Student Affairs, permanent Chair of the Award Committee. The committee shall consist of staff employees from the University. The deadline for nominations is April 7.

Donated by members of the Nowell family and named in honor of the longtime Delta State employee, the H.L. Nowell Outstanding Support Staff Award was first recognized in 1994.

The recipient receives a cash award of $2,500 and a plaque commemorating the award, with a permanent plaque inscribed with all of the award recipients’ names, to hang in The H.L. Nowell Union.                  

Nominations must be in writing and should be submitted to: Dr. Wayne Blansett, Vice President for Student Affairs, Box 3135, Delta State University, Cleveland, Miss., 38733.

For more information, please contact (662) 846-4150.