Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
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It's awards season at Wheaton, too

Posted on January 13, 2014

Please take time to recognize and thank a staff member or staff department or work team whose work has helped make our experience at Wheaton better because of outstanding service.  Listed below is information about the awards.  The nomination process is online, and nominations may be made through this webpage:


Simply use your Wheaton ID (W#) and email password to log in.

If you do not have access to a computer, paper nomination forms are available through Human Resources.

The Awards:

President’s Award for Outstanding Service (for an individual staff member)

Each year up to four staff members may be selected to receive the President’s Award for Outstanding Service.  This award includes a choice of one week’s pay or an extra week of vacation, a reserved parking space, name placed on a plaque in Balfour-Hood, and a special celebratory luncheon with the President.

Vision of Service Award. (for a staff department or team)

One staff department, committee or work team may be selected to receive the Vision of Service Award. This award includes a day off with pay for each team member, recognition on a plaque, and a special celebratory luncheon with the President.

Gladys Kelley Memorial Award for Professional Development.(for staff professional development funds)

This award was established in 2006 by former Vice President for Advancement, Catherine Conover and her husband, Christopher Covert, in memory of Gladys Kelley, who for more than twenty-eight years served Wheaton and its alumnae/i as an administrative assistant in College Advancement.  Staff members may apply for this award themselves (self-nomination) or supervisors or others may nominate staff members for this award, which will provide access to $500 for one staff person to use for professional development.

The deadline for receipt of nominations is Friday, January 17th, 2014.  Award recipients will be announced at the March 31st, 2014 Service Awards program.

Please take this opportunity to show your appreciation for outstanding service by submitting nominations for these awards.

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