Student Employee Recognition

Recognizing our Student Employees

At Champlain, we appreciate our student employees. We want our student employees to feel excited, empowered and engaged while learning important professional skills. We want them to know we are grateful for their assistance.

Student Employee Nomination Form

2018-2019 nominations start January 2019!

Student Employee Shout Out

The Student Employee Shout Out is presented to Student Employees by their supervisor or Champlain College community members for exceptional work!

Click here to enter a Student Employee Shout Out!

Click here to submit a photo or video of your student on the job!

Below are some great ideas from Financial Aid and Student Life of how to show appreciation to your student employees throughout the year.  Have an idea? Send to Joseph Williams at so we can share with other student supervisors.

Student Employee Recognition Event

Each year, our student employee of the year celebration highlights the contributions student employees make and is one of the ways we show appreciation for their valuable support.

The 2017-2018 Student Employee Recognition Event took place on April 9 from 3:00-4:30 in the Champlain Room.

Video from the 2017-2018 event

Student Employee Recognition Audio Up from Max on Vimeo - Broadcast Media Production, Class of 2019.

Winners of Student Employee Awards for 2017-2018

Student Employee of the Year & Vermont Student Employee of the Year- Brent Fagersten

Brent Fagersten

Student Employee Rookie of the Year Bronson Leclerc

Bronson Leclerc

Excellence in Communication

Cailey McCalister

Cailey McCalister

Excellence in Leadership

Brian Denzak

Brian Denzak

Excellence in Problem Solving

Emmett Friedrichs

Emmett Friedrichs

Excellence in Teamwork

Riaz Clark Brandon Brozek

Excellence in Work Ethic and Initiative

Abigail Lane

Abigail Lane

You Are Amazing 

You Are Amazing

2018 Award Photos


Courtesy of Stephen Mease

2017 Award Photos  Courtesy of Rick Doran

Award WinnersEvent

National Student Employment Week/ National Student Employee of the Year

The National Student Employment Association is a non-profit association that promotes the professional development of student employees across the nation. Each year the Association designates a National Student Employment Week to celebrate student employees. Institutions nationwide participate in a variety of events throughout the week to recognize and thank their student employees. For the last two years, the National Student Employee of the Year has been a student at Champlain College. The National Student Employment week for 2017-2018 is April 8-14.

For more information on the National Student Employment Association, please visit