Past Award Recipients

2021

See a listing of 2021 Award Recipients

2019

See a listing of 2019 Award Recipients

2017

Joseph Williams

 

 

 John W. King Staff Achievement Award
 Joseph Williams

Paul Yeager

 

 Faculty Disability Achievement Award
 Paul Jaeger

Meghan Loughry

 

 Undergraduate Student Disability Achievement Award
 Meghan Loughry

Luanjiao Aggie Hu

 

 Graduate Student Disability Achievement Award
 Luanjiao Aggie Hu
  Non-Instructional Unit Service Award
  • Ken Carps
  • Kibbi Henderson
  • George Ramsey
  • Dan Newsome
  • Charles Wright

2016 

  • Exempt Staff Minority Achievement Award: Kecia Hansard
  • Non-Exempt Staff Minority Achievement Award: Letticia Teckham
  • Faculty Minority Achievement Award: Dr. Mia Smith-Bynum
  • Undergraduate Student Minority Achievement Award: Rhys Hall
  • Graduate Student Minority Achievement Award: Angel Miles
  • Instructional Unit Service Minority Achievement Award: University of Maryland College of Information Studies
  • Non-Instructional Unit Service Minority Achievement Award: Office of Letters & Sciences

2008

  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Jack T. Baker, Department of Operations and Maintenance
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Paula J. Beckman, Department of Special Education
  • Graduate Student Disability Achievement Award: Claudia A. Rector, Department of American Studies
  • Outstanding Unit Service Award: The Diversity Team, UMD Libraries
  • Honorable mention:
    • Samantha Sedlik, Graduate student, Department of Counseling and Personnel Services
    • David C. Driskell Center for the Study of the Visual Arts and Culture of African Americans and the African Diaspora

2007

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Kevin Rector, Journalism major
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Dr. Ellen S. Fabian, Department of Counseling & Personnel Services
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Timothy Hackman, UMD Libraries
  • Honorable mention:
    • Sara Meagher, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
    • Fischell Department of Bioengineering 

2005-2006

  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Debra Neubert, Department of Counseling, Higher Education, and Special Education
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Charles E. Bowler
  • Graduate Student Disability Achievement Award: Lindsey Snyder, Theatre and Performance Studies major
  • Undergraduate Student Disability Achievement Award: Olivia Norman
  • Distinguished Service Award: Julianne Simpson

2004

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Payal Razdan, Department of Neurobiology 
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Dr. Gay Gullickson, Department of History
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Ms. Annie Carter, Department of Women’s Studies


2003

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Ms. Partamin Farzad Nawabi, Office of Human Relations Programs
  • Staff Achievement Award
    • Ms. Stacey Brown, Career Center
    • Mr. Laurence Donnelly, Director of Dining Services
    • Ms. Ann Masnik, University of Maryland Libraries

2002

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Josh Friedman, Letters of Sciences
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Dr. Thomas Cohen, Department of Physics
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award:
    • Larry Donnelly, Dining Services
    • Paul Gorski, Office of Human Relations Programs
    • Gina Jones and Deb Mateik, Office of Information Technology

2001

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Andre M. Perry, Education Policy and Leadership
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Dr. Elizabeth Shearn, Math Learning Specialist, Learning Assistance Service
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Thomas Newlin, Operations & Field Support
  • Special Citation: Dr. William R. Scales, Counseling Center

2000

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Dana Rothermel, Special Education
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Gabriele Strauch, College of Arts and Humanities 
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Demetrious Marlowe, Intercollegiate Athletics

1999

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Michael Kerr, Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Dan Leviton, Adult Health and development Program
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Michael Arnold, Randi Sandifer

1998

Student Disability Achievement Award: Reading Volunteers

  • Elaine Cheong
  • Tracey Gianoni
  • Gisela Rots
  • Elaine Sit
  • Michelle Sit
  • Sara Hewitt
  • Ranjana Varghese
  • Kelly Newsome
  • Julie Singer
  • Mark Tervakoski
  • Father Charles Brown

Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Christine Garcia

1997

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Amanda Wilson, Best Buddies
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Dr. Steohen E. Loeb, Professor, Maryland Business School
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Ms. Dottie Bass, Office of Multi-Ethnic Student Education

1996

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Jay Liesener, Psychology major
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Roberta Lavine, Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Carol Brice, Residential Facilities

1995

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Herbert Lionel Cares, Speech Communications major 
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Kendra L. Wells, Extension Agent – 4-H, Cooperative Extension Service, College of Agriculture
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: J. David Allen, Director, Campus parking

1994

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Lorette S. J. Weldon
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: David K. Donaldson, Jr.

1993

  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Ralph Bennett
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Sue Krueger

1990

  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Elizabeth Pattison

1989

  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: Joseph Weidel
  • John W. King Staff Achievement Award: Randy Lacombe and John Strauss

1988

  • Student Disability Achievement Award: Trish Humphrey
  • Faculty Disability Achievement Award: William Patterson, Department of Theatre