The UFMC is requesting nominations for the C.L.A.S.S. Awards. All nominees must be students who graduated December 2013 or are expected to graduate May 2014 or August 2014.
Nominations must be submitted by April 18, 2014. Nominees and award recipients will be honored at the 9th Annual Diversity Banquet on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, UC Forums A & B. For additional information and to download the nomination form, please click here and scroll to Diversity Banquet.
The L. Reuben Mitchell Award for Campus Wide Impact
This award is for a student who has contributed to the University through their leadership and active involvement in campus wide initiatives such as ethnic studies, diversity and inclusion initiatives, developing cultural competence programs, or provided advocacy and awareness of diversity across campus.
The Dr. Evelyn Kirkley Award for Leadership
This award is for a student who led an organization as a member of an executive board and through their leadership capacity led initiatives that contributed to the development of leadership in others.
The Dr. Joseph Colombo Award for Academics
This award is for a student who received a 3.5 and above grade point average in their field as well as participated in conferences where they presented their academic research focusing on diversity and/or social justice issues.
The Dr. Judy Rauner Award for Social Justice
This award is for a student who led community service initiatives or other projects that addressed community issues. This student was instrumental in establishing partnerships and engaging students in social justice work.
The Dr. Judith Liu Award for Service
This award is for a student who has served the community of San Diego by enriching the lives of underserved communities. The student has been committed by volunteering hours to help those most in need.