Outstanding teaching, service honored at annual event

Sacramento State has announced the 2006-07 Outstanding Teaching, Community Service and University Service Award recipients. They will be honored at a reception from 3 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1 in the University Union Ballroom III.

The Outstanding Teaching Awards program is designed to recognize excellence in teaching. This year’s recipients are:

The Outstanding Community Service Awards program recognizes faculty who apply their knowledge and skills in addressing community needs that enhances the public good rather than for personal income or corporate profit. The recipients are:

The Lifetime Achievement Award for Community Service recognizes extraordinary commitment over the long term and a legacy of significant, enduring contributions to the community at-large for a decade or more. This year’s recipient is Barbara O’Connor, Communication Studies, from the College of Arts and Letters.

The Outstanding University Service Awards program recognizes the importance of faculty service through leadership and involvement at the University. This year’s recipients are:

The recipients will be recognized at the May 1 event and presented with a personal plaque. They will also be acknowledged on plaques displayed in the office of the dean of each College.