AGS SERVICE AWARDS: Nominations for 2019-2020 accepted Spring 2020

We at Associated Graduate Students (AGS) seek to recognize individuals’ outstanding efforts to improve the graduate and professional student community here at UC Irvine. We are proud to announce nominations for our annual service awards are now open. Help us honor exemplary students, faculty, and staff here at UCI by filling out the application below. Questions and/or comments may be directed to our VP of Administrative Affairs, Caitlin Suire, at vpadmin@ags.uci.edu.

 

I. SVETLANA BERSHADSKY GRADUATE STUDENT COMMUNITY AWARD

This award recognizes an outstanding graduate student advocate and leader who is not currently a part of AGS Council. This award is meant to recognize a current graduate student who has, under their own direction, committed their time and dedication to improving graduate student life at UCI. 

 

2018-2019 Awardee: Vanessa Delgado

 

II. DEBBIE DAVIS GRADUATE STUDENT AWARD

The Debbie Davis Graduate Student Award recognizes an outstanding graduate student advocate and leader. Honoring Debbie Davis, a former graduate student at UCI, this award is meant to recognize a current graduate student who has committed their time and dedication to improving graduate student life at UCI.

 

2018-2019 Awardee: Connor Strobel

 

III. FACULTY MENTORING AWARD

The Faculty Mentoring Award recognizes an outstanding tenured or non-tenured faculty member who has excelled in advising one or more graduate students on his or her thesis or dissertation. AGS seeks to honor a faculty mentor who inspires and guides their students in their work, and whose dedication to graduate learning has made significant contributions to both the professional development and quality of life of their students.

 

2018-2019 Awardee: Dr. Mei Zhan

 

IV. KATHY ALBERTI FACULTY AND STAFF AWARD

The Kathy Alberti Award recognizes an outstanding faculty or staff member’s dedication to graduate student advocacy and promotion at UCI. Honoring Kathy Alberti, this award is meant to honor a current faculty or staff member who has gone “above and beyond” in their commitment to improving the graduate student experience at UCI.

 

2018-2019 Awardee: John Sommerhauser

2018-2019 Awardee: Kathleen Treseder