Past Recipients of the NISOD Excellence Award

2015 NISOD Award Recipients:

Deirdre Budzyna,  Professor of Childhood Education

Kristen Quinn, Associate Professor of Accounting

Linda Giampa, Academic Coordinator, Reading Center

Robert West, Laboratory Technician/Natural Science Safety Officer, Natural Science

Amy Callahan, Professor of English

Abby Thomas, Curriculum Coordinator of ESL

2014 NISOD Award Recipients:

Paul Cavan, Professor, Criminal Justice

Pat Morrow, Associate Professor and Chair, Business Administration

Marcy Yeager, Professor, Natural Sciences, Director of Cultural and International Studies

Stephen Mathis, Professor and Chair, English

2013 NISOD Award Recipients:

Jane Gagliardi, Program Coordinator of the Human Services program

Carolyn Cohen, Professor and Chair of Behavioral Sciences

Susan Pelletier, Administrative Assistant of the Arts, Business, Communications and Technology division

Judy Chmielecki, Instructor of English as a Second Language

2012 NISOD Award Recipients

2012 NISOD Award Recipients:

Gail Feigenbaum, Coordinator of the Early Childhood Education program

Judith Ciampi, Coordinator of the Paralegal program

John Murray, Clinical Coordinator of the Respiratory Care program and Program Coordinator of the Sleep Technology Certificate program

Jim Sullivan, Department Chair of Academic Preparation and Professor of Mathematics

Betsy Pardo, Coordinator of the English Language Center

Bill Zannini, Associate Professor of the Business Programs department

2011 NISOD Award Recipients:

James Brown, Instructor of Mathematics
Isabelle Gagne, Assistant Professor of Behavioral Sciences
Ethel Schuster, Professor of Computer Information Sciences
Ruth Young, Professor of Natural Sciences

Photo of the 2010 recipients of the NISOD Excellence Award

2010 NISOD Award Recipients:

Pictured left to right (back row):
Noel Ways, Instructor of Natural Sciences
Kathy Welch Hudson, Department Chair of Healthcare Technology and Ambulatory Services, and Program Coordinator of Medical Assisting
Ginger Hurajt, Professor of English

Pictured left to right (front row):
Sandra Kauffman, Professor and Coordinator of Hospitality and Tourism
Jane Thiefels, Professor of English as a Second Language

Photo of the 2009 recipients of the NISOD Excellence Awards.

2009 NISOD Award Recipients:

Pictured left to right (front row):
Linda Desjardins, Professor of English
Diane Gori, Coordinator Learning Resources/Writing Center

Pictured left to right (middle row):
Sheila Kane, Professor of Nursing
Maureen Dadekian Eckel, Instructor of Behavioral Sciences

Pictured (top row):
Tom White, Professor of Natural Sciences

Not pictured: Kathy Proietti, Associate Professor of Computer Science

Photo of the 2008 recipients of the NISOD Excellence Awards.

2008 NISOD Award Recipients:

Pictured left to right (front row):
John Sabbagh, Professor of Business Administration
Tim Barnes, Instructor of Business

Pictured left to right (back row):
Cynthia Crivaro, Professor of Behavioral Sciences
Nancy Nickerson, Professor of Mathematics
Ann Grandmaison, Reference & Electronic Services Librarian

Photo of the 2007 recipients of the NISOD Excellence Awards.

2007 NISOD Award Recipients:

Pictured left to right (front row):
Patricia Kidney, Professor of Graphic Design and DCE Coordinator
Gail Stuart, Reference Librarian

Pictured left to right (back row):
Priscilla Bellairs, Professor of English
George Medelinskas, Professor of Computer Science

Photo of the 2006 recipients of the NISOD Excellence Awards.

2006 NISOD Award Recipients:

Pictured left to right (front row):
Mary Janowicz, Part-time Faculty of Behavioral Science
Mary Roche, Developmental Reading Lab Coordinator

Pictured left to right (back row):
Michael Pelletier, Chair of Engineering, Electronics & Technology
Suzanne VanWert, Professor of English

Photo of the 2005 recipients of the NISOD Excellence Awards.

2005 NISOD Recipients:

Pictured left to right:
George Bailey, Professor of English
Stephen Proietti, Associate Professor of Mathematics
Francine Pappalardo, Professor of Licensed Practical Nursing
Melissa Juchniewicz, Instructor of English

Not pictured:
Carol Liebman, Professor of Criminal Justice

Photo of the 2004 recipients of the NISOD Excellence Awards.

2004 NISOD Recipients:

Pictured left to right (front row):
Joanna Fortna, Curriculum Coordinator of Developmental Writing
Karen Garbaczewski, Professor of Biology

Pictured left to right (back row):
Bill Rayno, Instructor of Criminal Justice
Joseph Rizzo, Professor of Behavioral Science

Photo of the 2003 recipients of the NISOD Excellence Awards.

2003 NISOD Recipients:

Pictured left to right (front row):
Bryna Rosen Misiura, Instructor of Paralegal Studies
Kerin Hamidiani, Coordinator & Professor of the Dental Assistant Program

Pictured left to right (back row):
Edward DeSchuytner, Professor of Natural Sciences
Linda Kraus, Professor of English

Photo of the 2002 recipients of the NISOD Excellence Awards.

2002 NISOD Recipients:

Pictured left to right (front row):
Linda Murphy, Professor of Developmental Math
Bernice Richards, Instructor of Human Biology
Paulette Redmond, Professor of Mathematics

Pictured left to right (back row):
Jim Murphy, Instructor of Theater
Susan Sanders, Professor of Creative Arts & English

Photo of the 2001 recipients of the NISOD Excellence Awards.

2001 NISOD Recipients:

Pictured left to right (front row):
Dr. Richard Lizotte, Professor of English as a Second Language
Barbara Stachniewicz, Professor of English and Foreign Languages

Pictured left to right (back row):
Joseph LeBlanc, Professor of Journalism and Broadcasting
Richard Gordon, Instructor of Chemistry

2000 NISOD Recipients:

Allan Hislop, Professor of Foreign Languages

H. Kenrick Holden, Jr., Professor of Biology

Anne Laszlo, Professor of History and Government

Kathryn Moyes, Professor of English of a Second Language

1999 NISOD Recipients:

Francis Champoux, Professor of Earth Science

Pamela Donahue, Professor of Business Information Technology

Lawrence Uhrich, Professor of Biology

Eugene Wintner, Professor of Developmental Studies

1998 NISOD Recipients:

Sandra DeVellis, Professor of Behavioral Sciences

Elaine Mawhinney, Professor of Creative Arts

Carol Wallace, Professor of Radiologic Technology

1997 NISOD Recipients:

Paula Boxer, Professor of English

John Mason, Professor of Science

Gerry Morin, Professor of History & Government

1996 NISOD Recipients:

Carol Barron, Professor of English

1995 NISOD Recipient:

Frank DeSarro, Professor of ESL/Developmental Studies

1993 NISOD Recipients:

Patricia McDermott,Professor of Developmental Reading

Bill Huston, Professor of Deaf Studies

Ginger Noonan