Employee Shout Outs

Employee Shout Outs provide an opportunity for peer-to-peer recognition. They allow staff members to recognize other staff (peers, supervisors and direct reports) for their extraordinary contributions to the College. Below is a collection of shout outs we have received throughout the duration of this program. Send in your own shout out!

September Shout Outs

  • Thank you to Kevin Duerr for coming to work everyday with professionalism and a smile on your face. 
  • Steph Klosse was incredibly helpful in supporting me in upping my instagram game! Not only did I get technival support, but she helped me re-envision how i was using the tool I'm excited to try out all her ideas!
  • Brittany Robischon has continually gone above and beyond for the CCO advising team! Her dedication, even as she transitions out of Champlain, is admirable. Wishing yu the best in everything B-Ro!!!
  • Brittany Robischon has been an AMAZING co-worker for the past 3 years. She has also worked hard as an advisor for our online students. She will be missed by staff, faculty, and students. Thank you for your efforts and for making our team better always. Best of luck in your next adventure!
  • Ann DeMarle, Sarah Jerger, Jane Madden, Adam Walker, Jen Adrian,  Ken Howell, Terry Sehr - Thank you for preoviding the mpost interesting, supportive, collaborative and satisfying work environment. Together, you enhance the sutdent experience by enabling students to refine their skills, apply what is learned through classes, and truly experience what it means to work as a team. It was an absolute pleasure working with you!
  • Thanks to the Streering Committee for the New Vision for Champlain for the focuse and productive work on behalf of the college at the first Steering Committee meeting. 
  • Megan Everts is a staggeringly thoughtful, friendly, positive, approachable and accommodating. Every time I see her, my day get better. 
  • Shout out to Jo Corrow, Julie Eldred, Jean-Marie Severance, Dan Selicaro, Katy DelGreco, Jackie Greer & Nick Spaziani for always heling your Dublin Colleague in need! -L
  • Leandre Waldo regularly saves my day. I rely heavily on her expertise, crafty wording, positive outlook, an humor. Leandre-- thank you for your constant edits, your suggestions, and your QUICK responses. 
  • Katy DelGreco; There aren't enough words to describe how awesome Katy is! Thank you for all your help on a daily basis, we'd be lost without you!And thank you for always being so kind and so patient!! You are the best!
  • Sarah Petrokonis, congratulations on your first week at the library!
  • Shout out to Bianca Bellot, Huilary Watson, and Madison Braz for planning, delivering, and keeping up with the full days of AHEAD pre-orientation. Your dedication to the success of these students was very evident, even though that means you started "regular" orientation already exhausted!
  • Mikael Blanco continues to go above and beyond to help our students. His positive atitiude is always glowing. Thank you so much for always putting our students first -- you are the best!
  • Shout out to James Clere, Joe Telensky, Chris North, Wayne Buttles, and the IS Team for their hard work over the summer. They have all been exceptioanlly helpful in getting the labs and virtual infrastructure ready for the fall. Many thanks from the ITS Division.
  • The Residential Life Team, you are all amazing and this campus is so incredibly lucky to have all of you. Keep up the good work!

August Shout Outs

  • Christina Brooker is so thorough, easy to work with and detail oriented. Our programs and events would not be the same without Christina's help! Thank you!
  • Corey Austin is incredibly thoughtful of other people's time and works so hard to make life easier for everyone around. Corey - THANK YOU for your hard work, your dedication to improving systems, and your amazing communication.
  • Jean-Marie Severance does great work in EHS and is an amaxing mentor to our students.
  • Laurie Quinn, Kellie Nadeau, Ellen Zeman, Scott Baker, Julie Eldred, Cathy Duffy, David Mills, Linda Goodrum, Laurel Bongiorno, Tony Periello, Jean-Marie Severance, Scott Stevens, Susannah Eriksson, Paula Willoquet-Maricondi, Roz Witaker-Heck, Megan Everts, Drew Bissell, Bruce Bovat, Kevin McCann, Pat Boera, Patti Aldredge, Jackie Greer, Katy DelGreco, Nic Anderson, Bianca Bellot, Courtney Cioffredi, Christine Hutchins, Nick Faulk, Luke Lewis, Rebecca Mills, Lauren Bruneau, Janet Cottrell, Jessica Allard, Corinne Novetti, and Leandre Waldo: Another successful "New Faculty Orientation". We couldn't do it without you, thank you! - The Provosts Office
  • Leandre Waldo and the Marketing Team, thank you for helping get the orientation schedules complete so quickly. Even with all the changes to this years program, your teams hard work made it possible to get the completed schedules to incoming students and their families in record time!

July Shout Outs

  • Janet Cottrell and the Library Staff opened the MIC to Champlain affiliates for fireworks viewing, and it was delightful to see the show from such a fantastic vantage point (not to mention the air conditioning). Thank You!
  • Aram Sevakian went above and beyond to help us transition the Perry Hall Welcome Lounge. He single handedly moved all the old furniture out of the space and brought all the new furniture from the warehouse to Perry. For those of you who have ever moved - this is NOT easy work, but Aram did it in a timely and professional way. It was truly amazing! Thanks Aram.
  • Theresa Petrow is an amazing person to work with. Thank you Theresa for being so good to our students, faculty and staff and going that extra step to help everyone that comes in contact with the Mail Center. You Rock!
  • Thank you to Patrick DiMambro for all your work to load the FY19 budget and ensuring it was a smooth process!
  • Jessica Allard, Anne Allen, Freddy Angel, Kirby Basile, Julia Caminiti, Melissa Carlson, Jennifer Clarke, Jo Corrow, Debra Dayman, Kylie DeGroot, Kevin Duerr, Susannah Eriksson, Ian Fournier, Sophie Friedman, Bridget Grim, Skip Harris, Veronica Lewis, Jackie Marcoux, Lisa Mazz, Kellie Nadeau, Jennifer Perlee, Carrie Pratt, Gabby Sealy, Kerry Shackett, Jennifer Sweeney, Patrick Volz, Kate Wheeler, Sarah Wilson, and a very special thank you to Nic Anderson and Linda Goodrum for their assistance moving a mass ammount of furniture to 194 St. Paul. It takes a village- and we did it!

June Shout Outs

  • Melody and ResLife Housing are continuing to work magic first by ensuring folks were housed for the summer term and now by beginning to house all of the incoming first years. Melody and team field a large number of questions and seem to have worked on overdrive since March when the fall housing process began.
  • Tara Mirakian created a stunning map graphic to showcase our Teacher Apprenticeship Program (TAP) alumni teaching thoughout the state of Vermont. Her attention to detail, aesthetic style and collaborative approach made this a successful process with a beautiful product to use in our outreach effort. Thank you from TAP!
  • The office was talking this week about how much we appreciate Nick Spaziani's eye for detail and improved progress. It makes our jobs easier to know that we have his support and help whenever we ask.
  • The Office of Admission would like to recognize Stephen Smith for his hard work and for always being willing to go the extra mile at a last minutes notice. He has helped bring supplies from out storage facility to perry and back truckloads at a time.
  • Penny McIntosh, Kristen Hallock, Deb Tursi, Mary Still, Heidi Lebrun, Jami Black (Middlebury College), and Linda Donahue (Saint Michael's College) for helping to complete two days of data validation for our Test Run 1 conversation from Colleague to Raiser's Edge! There were a lot of blurry eyes by the end of day two but we got a lot of data reviewed. Thank you! -Roland Palmer (Director of Advancement Services)
  • I am so appreciative of all that Cullen Bostock does! As the Senior Reporting Analyst for the Champlain Online's Quality Assurance team, I am continuously in awe by the work that Cullen does. What really impresses me is the system/processes that Cullen has created and continues to develop to comprehensively pull data from our systems that do not "talk" to each other. He is a true asset to our Champlain team!
  • Nic Anderson has been awesome in helping me navigate my way to being a bimodal commuter. Nic has shared bike repair/ safety tips and general biking etiquett tips. Thanks Nic!
  • Justin Cawley has been instrumental in coordinating with multiple offices in preparation for the end of the fiscal year. He has served as a great liaison between multiple offices and Finance to ensure the end of the fiscal year runs smoothly.

May Shout Outs

  • Sagar Bhattarai, Jason Cone and Sean Jones came to work in the dead of night to deal with the Lakeside power shut down. Thanks, guys!
  • Huge shout out to Susan Pepper. Thanks for being an absolute rockstar! Your hard work most definitely does not go unnoticed! Thank you for always having an uplifting attitude and for all of your encouragement. Couldn't do it without you!
  • Jennifer Stockwell, Janet Morrison, Brittany Robischon, Marita Martin and all of CPS Marketing: You all did an amazing job putting together a fabulous and memorable Commencement weekend for our online CPS and Grad students!!
  • The Planning team (Kellie Nadeau, Marita Martin, Brittany Robischon, Jen Colman) planned and executed an AMAZING event for our online community the day before commencement (Mix & Mingle). It was well attended and it was a meaningful event for our students to make personal connections to each other and Champlain College.
  • A huge thank you to our amazing team of colleagues/coworkers/work family (Kathy, Emily, Alyssa, Caroline, Linda, Nadia, Casey, Isabella, Jim) for pitching in and helping out during our Mix & Mingle event. And a special thank you to my amazing team of decorators (Chiko, Cullen, Juan, Will and Kathy). I appreciate all of the help and work you all did to get the Mix & Mingle set up, staffed and taken down. You're all amazing people and I'm so grateful to work with such a great team. Thank you so much!
  • Shout out to the People Center for the staff recognition luncheon - it was perfect! Great vibe, delicious menu and loved that it was during the day (no babysitter to pay). Well done!
  • Thank you to Karen Dusini and the Operations Team for implementing single sign-on into our School Dude system. Nice work, team! That's a big step and will be enjoyed by all.
  • I would like to give a shout out to Janet Morrison, Assistant Director of CPS Academic Advising. Janet's compassionate approach to support her team is undeniable. She has this natural ability to listen to any situation and pick out what actionable items need to take place and she always provides a positive approach on handling any situation. She has helped me out so much and I believe this sentiment would be echoed! Thank you, Janet, for doing what you do everyday and fully supporting our team to hold true to our Values Lens and overall commitment to our students.
  • Susannah Eriksson and Scott Stevens are always amazing, but I wanted to highlight and convey my thanks for the perfect organization of the ROOTS program by Susannah and Scott and for supporting the program's continuation.Thank you to everyone else for volunteering.

April Shout Outs

  • Melissa Carlson has been an incredible supervisor and constantly supporting me through everything. I've truly enjoyed her in my life and appreciate all she does for myself and our department!
  • Danelle Berube and the Residential Life team lead the charge on supporting our students through the loss of a community member. Danelle managed this process with grace and a level of professionalism that would be hard to find anywhere else! She and her team were able to keep our students safe and feeling supported in one of our most difficult times in our campuses history. They were here doing amazing work as our campus began to grieve the incomprehensible loss of a student. This team, our campus and you Danelle, deserve a thousand accolades for a job well done, even in the most difficult of times. THANK YOU!
  • Thank you to Nichole Magoon for having a wealth of knowledge and being willing to share!
  • Thank you to Shaylea Scribner for her willingness to help, and always with a smile and positive attitude!
  • Admissions had been working on a project for our incoming class of 2022 that was time sensitive. Linda Barrows came in over the weekend to help and make sure it was mailed in a timely manner. Thank you to Linda and her amazing team! We couldn't have done it without you!
  • Hilary Watson is always forward thinking about the needs of our students. Thank you for doing the heavy lifting for the upcoming AHEAD reunion!
  • Skip Harris, Luke Lewis, Eric Petersen, Kara Berg and Maggie Riley...thank you! Champlain College would be a very different place without each of your contributions. We see you!
  • The Office of Financial Aid wants to send a huge shoutout to Shaylea Scribner and Sara Commins for all of their help during the Admitted Student Events. They played a huge role in greeting prospective students and their families and assisted with walk-in appointments for Financial Aid. There's no way we could have done it without you and your help was so appreciated! THANK YOU!
  • Nichole Magoon is known by many but her work is always done behind the scenes. Without her expertise, the Champlain Social Media accounts would not be as robust as they are. Kudos to all of the hard work you do to keep us all connected (incoming and current students, staff, faculty, and administration). Your dedication does not go unnoticed!
  • Cheryl Casey did an incredible job as chair and leader of the Curriculum Committee including a major collaboration with her team to get Curriculog off the ground. It was a HUGE effort with a lot of behind the scenes "sweat and blood"...a huge thank YOU, Cheryl.
  • Thanks to all who work very long hours to get our Admitted Student Days organized. I know it is a LOT of work to make the day run seamlessly. Thank you for all you do to bring to us the students who fill our classrooms!
  • Lisa Mazzariello has been instrumental in supporting our community this year. We appreciate the heart and time you invest in both students and staff. Thank you!!
  • Danelle Berube works tirelessly for students and her staff, without complaint and with a good sense of humor. You rock.
  • JoAnne Silloway continually helps folks navigate a number of processes, including the recent P-Card change-up. Thank you.

March Shout Outs

  • Kellie Nadeau is great to work with whatever you are doing with her. I really appreciate her willingness to be creative with scheduling and getting things done.
  • Hilary Watson is a bright light for students and staff, hardowrking and dedicated to this community. Thanks for all you do Hilary!
  • Jared Cadrette and Kelsey O'Connor: These two continue to grow and shape the Orientation experience for the better and have been so flexible with the way they tackle any project. The work that they do is exceptional.
  • Cheryl Taylor is supportive and uplifting to so many students everyday and I know many students who appreciate her efforts and would not be as successful without her help. The work that she does to support our students goes beyond anyone's expectations! She is a gem!
  • Thank you Jessica Mattera for helping me revise all those ebrary links lickity split!

February Shout Outs

  • Miriam Horn, Kellie Nadeau tion Empowerment Program. The office is so grateful for your on-going dedication, compassion, and investment in our students!
  • Hilary Watson (Case Manager) always goes above and beyond to make sure our students are supported. Champlain College would not be the same without her. She works so incredibly hard and this does not go unnoticed. 
  • Elin Melchoir did an amazing job helping make the annual Study Abroad Fair a success. Her attention to detail and running behind the scenes logistics was invaluable.
  • Big shout out to Linda Murphy for making the seemingly impossible, possible! (and doing it with a positive attitude) 
  • Thank you to an amazing team (Sarah Jerger, Jane Faust, Jen Adrian, Ken Howell, Terry Sehr and Adam Walker) who, this semester, have brought meaningful and innovative learning to over 60 students at the EMC and MakerLab by listening to our students, reflectively digging deep into how we can do things, and continually improving our relationships process. 
  • Thanks to Donna Swartwout, for always being there for our community in suportive, educational, and empowering ways! We appreciate you so much!
  • Christina Brooker is easy and enjoyable to work with. She is also responsive and creative and I am grateful for all she does. 

January Shout Outs

  • Nicholas Spaziani is quick to respond and always offers the very best in quality service. Thank you for all you do, Nick!
  • Joanne Silloway works with people across campus while always providing a friendly face and positive attitude. She works hard to ensure the weekly check run goes smoothly while juggling many other balls in the air (Purchasing Cards, issuing 1099's, etc.) to ensure the institutional and individual needs are met. Joanne, thanks for your can-do attitude and all the other things you do that run seamlessly as you quietly get things done - you don't go unnoticed!
  • Chris North saved the day recently in Marketing. He was the calm in our storm. Thank you Chris!
  • Linda Murphy's positive attitude is contagious and worth catching!
  • Without Danelle Berube and Lisa Mazzariello's hard work and fearless leadership of the Department of Residential Life and Student Engagement, we would not be able to do what we do day in and day out. Thank you for all that you do for our students!
  • Jen Perlee and Cooper Fellows have worked SO HARD to see us through a very complex transition! Thank you both so much for your patience, long hours, amazing attention to detail, and thorough testing.
  • Whether orchestrating an event, ensuring classrooms are tip top for classes, calming an upset student or parent - and much, much more - Kellie Nadeau's efforts do not go unnoticed! Thank you!

2017 Shout Outs

  • Each day on her walk to work, Diane Byrne serves our community by picking up litter. Thanks for your help to beautify Diane!
  • Jon Rajewski is an amazing director who always brings a high octave of positive energy to the office.
  • Janet Morrison is a colleague I can always count on. She is always supportive to her team needs and I have reached out to her for support countless times. Each time I have reached out, I always am left thinking, wow Janet is incredible! I admire her natural ability to actively listen, understand, and provide objective and thoughtful feedback and advice. I feel lucky to work with her and very grateful to have the opportunity to learn from her.
  • April O'Dell and all involved with planning the Champlain Staff and Family Holiday Party put an enormous effort into planning a family-friendly event and are repeatedly successful. Kids of all ages had a blast yesterday at Sparetime and we couldn't be more grateful. As if the party wasn't awesome enough, we were greeted by the S.D. Ireland holiday cement mixer as we left the party. Thank you!
  • Susannah Eriksson works every day to keep the wheels on the bus during hectic times. She makes the ITS Division a great place to work.
  • Noah Goldblatt gave a standing room only presentation on Appreciative Advising in Study Abroad at the New England regional conference of NAFSA: Assocation of International Educators.
  • Jessa Karki is a very warm-hearted person and what we need in these cold weathers. She is a mother of all international students. She hosted a perfect event named Nations United. If you missed it this year, watch your emails for next year! Thank you Jessa.
  • When needed, Campus Public Safety is there in 5 minutes. When we are locked out of the room or building, just give them a call and they are there with a smiling face. Especially these cold days, they are like a cure. Thank you CPS!
  • All departments in Perry Hall, especially Admissions, Registrar & ESC: These departments opened up their work space to the displaced Student Accounts team when our offices were flooded! They let us invade their space so that we may continue to serve our students and that is much appreciated!
  • John Ware worked tirelessly to get Student Accounts back up and running in temporary work space after the flood in the office. Thanks so much John! We hardly missed a beat!
  • Molly Pepper is always trying to do what is best for our students. She works hard to get them every cent for which they are eligible and collaborates with other departments to resolved account balances. Thanks for always being willing to go the extra mile Molly!
  • Lisa Mazzariello has been doing amazing work with the Office of Diversity and Inclusion. I hear nothing but positive things about her from the students who frequent the office. Thank you for being present and supporting our students!
  • Kara Berg has done amazing work engaging students on the Student Health and Wellness Team, and in coordinating the "Wellness Week" on campus. Thanks Kara!
  • Rick Doran: Thank you for all of your hard work, especially on Monday mornings! We couldn't do it without you!
  • Andie Gemme keeps the ODI office up and operating! She is always thinking ahead and works hard to support the students. She is a true student advocate and resource for our students.
  • Danelle Berube approaches every situation with a calm, level head. She is the best person to have managing a crisis and will do what is right for her students and our community every time. We are lucky to have her at Champlain.
  • THANK YOU Almir Salkic for all your hard work! No matter how busy you are, you've always got a big smile and a great attitude. You rock!
  • A GIANT shout out to Michael Mansfield-Marcoux for his support with the Work-Study & Part-Time Job Fair. Like always, you went above and beyond with your support for this important event! THANK YOU!
  • My Core division colleagues inspire me to work smarter, think deeper, teach better, and create boldly. Every day, every semester, every year!
  • Shout out to my Network Infrastructure colleagues (Chris North, John Earp, Wayne Buttles, James Clere) for helping me to train and settle into the team and being ready to anytime to answer any questions I have.
  • Kelsey O'Connor put on an amazing Spirit Week/Family Weekend Carnival! Families and students had a great time.
  • Anne Allen, there are too many amazing things you have done to list. Thank you from the bottom of my heart.
  • I want to give Kara Berg a shout out for how she has managed our student employees. Despite her busy schedule, Kara has found the time to hire, onboard, and train a great group of students. I have been most impressed by how Kara has found time to check in with each of our 6 student employees regularly between her counseling and accommodation appointments.
  • I wanted to say thank you to Ted Winokur for all of his assistance with developing, reviewing, and implementing policies that help our campus stay in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Some of these issues can be very complicated, specifically assistance animal issues, but Ted has found a way to assist in developing fair and inclusive policies.
  • Brittany Robischon is always helpful and willing to lend a hand to her co-workers. Thank you B.Ro for all of your time and energy!
  • This summer, Tyler Feralio has redesigned the MakerLab to be more effective for our community of Makers and encourage more to participate. He's trained and inspired a very engaged team of students to execute on the new configuration. It looks great!
  • Lindsey Godwin, PhD, has been recognized as a rising star of for her work in Appreciative Inquiry around the world. She was recently asked to present at the International Positive Psychology Association 5th World Congress, in Montreal, where she gave an enlightened presentation about positive change in organizational behavior, related her forthcoming book authored with Dr. David L. Cooperrider. In addition to her work on campus and at world summits, she is directing the planning efforts of the International Positive Education Network conference, to be held next summer in Fort Worth, TX. Keep up the good work!
  • Tyler Dion AND Nichole Magoon: Thanks a million for helping out will all of the Dublin video and social media questions. Slainte!
  • Lynne Ballard has been a great leader and support person for the Retention efforts across campus!
  • Kim McQueen: The spring issue of Weathervane is so beautiful! Congratulations on leading the Champlain Publishing Initiative in developing such a shining example of skills well-applied.
  • Scott Stevens is a great person with a big sincere heart. Thank you for being the Dean of ITS!
  • Brian Hall for publishing a state of the art book in Computer Architecture: http://prospectpressvt.com/titles/hall-assembly-programming/
  • The People Center, especially Katie LeClair, for organizing two spectacular campus events last week. The service day and recognition events were both fantastic. Great job!
  • Dr. Chen for always being there when you need, smiling, welcoming, helping, caring...Lucky to be working with him.
  • Shaylea Scribner for not only graduating form the MBA program, which she took at an accelerated pace, but she also planned and implemented two Commencement ceremonies, including overseeing all logistics, coordinating with students and families, planning and staffing the events, introducing new systems for tracking attendance, etc. Congratulations on your significant achievements!
  • Katherine Birrow for being simply wonderful to work with. She is always forward thinking, optimistic, and helpful. Thank you Katherine for helping to lead Cabinet forward. The additional attention we need, and you give to us prepping for Trustee meetings is very, very appreciated. Can't imagine the team without you. Thanks!

Faculty and Staff Engagement Day

  • Thanks to Kellie Nadeau for the tremendous work she does to make so many things happen—classroom organization, May Collaborative, faculty searches and more.
  • Thank you to Nichole Magoon for everything you do in the social media world! Thanks for making sure so much more people know about the great things happen.
  • Shout out to Advancement and Career for launching Champlain Connect this year! They have been a huge success and I'm excited to see the program grow!
  • Woooo Hannah Campbell! You're the best!
  • Danelle Berube and Maggie Melvin for their amazing work on the See Say Do campaign.
  • Alexandria Clyburn, Kelsey O'Connor, Melissa Carlson, Meghan O'Sullivan, and Meg Darrigo and Christine Roundtree (our Area Coordinator team) for being heroes on campus!
  • Cheryl Taylor for all you do with our CARE students!
  • Congrats to Kerry Hill on getting her MSEL in 2017!
  • Lisa Mazz and Danelle Berube ... Thanks for being amazing bosses! Our department is lucky to have you as our fearless leaders!!
  • Christina Erickson ... Thank you for all that you do for the Staff Council!
  • Shaylea Scribner ... Words can't express how appreciative we all are for everything that you do! Your commitment, passion, and dedication to Champlain College.Champlain Employees
  • Carol Moran-Brown ... thank you for 37 years of service here at Champlain College! You will truly be missed! #Leader #Compassionate #Friend
  • Maggie Melvin! Thanks for being a pioneer and creating an amazing Women's & Gender Center!!
  • Hilary Watson! For caring so much for our Single Parent & Commuter students!
  • To the Staff Networking Team! Your events are always the best!!
  • SODEXO! You always make our events a big success!! Thanks for all you do!
  • EVERYONE involved in our two Commencement ceremonies. Thank you for the teamwork on behalf of our students.
  • Faculty who stepped up to lead sessions for and with colleagues during Faculty Collaborative this week and last week. Thanks for convening great conversation!
  • The awe-inspiring Student Life team for the caring work they do for all students, in positive times and very tough times, often in ways that the rest of do not see.
  • Lisa Bunders and the admissions, enrollment and Financial Aid teams for keeping cool and rocking it for Champlain in crazy times.
  • Kellie Nadeau and Jo Corrow for roving the campus classroom by classroom multiple times a year to ensure our teaching and learning spaces are set up and have everything we need!
  • Jenn Stockwell and the extraordinary CPS academic advising team for keeping online students front and center in all they do.
  • Gary Scudder for empowering junior faculty.
  • Welcome Jennifer Archambault!!!!
  • Leandre Waldo for her incredible efforts on the Women's Empowerment Initiative!
  • All functional leads who have been deeply involved with the GMHEC Technology initiative!!!!
  • Chris North for his continual work on securing our systems in an ever increasing Phishing world!
  • Angela Batista!!!!
  • Diana Matot for leading the data governance initiative.
  • Target X enrollment project team ... for your strength and hard work to persevere towards success. Thank you very much.
  • Scott Baker - Congratulations on being the new Dean of Stiller!
  • Tanja H - for your contributions at the FAST leadership meeting in November!
  • Congratulations Katie LeClair on being the 2017 Staff Council Award recipient!
  • Big thanks to Ellen Zeman for the amazing work in organizing the mapping of college competencies.
  • Kerry Hill and Carrie Pratt, great work in leading the way for our fantastic team of Career track peer advisors.
  • Joe Williams and Jon Rajewski, congrats and thank you for making the LCDI a crown jewel of Champlain.
  • John Ware, you are as cool as your beard is red. Thank you for you dependability in support of technology.
  • Thank you to Freddy and Josh for your innovative and tactical approaches to using canvas to accomplish our goals.
  • Corinne Novetti, thank you for your dedication to going above and beyond in supporting our students.
  • Christina Erickson, thank you for leading the way in organizing service learning, great things will surely result.
  • Shout out to Tanja Hinterstoisser for reimagining the LEAD program. Innovation, daring, and tenacity are the hallmarks of everything she does.
  • Thank you, Meghan Haley for everything you do and how you do it.
  • Congrats to Vikki Gauvin who achieved competent communicator status through Toastmasters!
  • Shout out to Tom Bonnette for being Tom Bonnette.
  • Great job Katie LeClair with your work on pulling this day together! And the Recognition Dinner...and being a huge help at graduation!
  • Thank you to everyone who helped with graduation weekend!!
  • Nic Anderson...you were calm about graduation so I was calm! Thanks!!
  • Special shout out to Jen Perlee, Cooper Fellows and the CPS team for their work on TargetX. It hasn't been easy
  • Shout out to those involved in the latest "Trad Grad" transition over the winter. Excited to see what the future will bring.
  • THANK YOU for closing during our snow storm in March!
  • Thank you to Champ Support and the well-trained staff for coming to the rescue so quickly, so able. It's a relief to know you make office calls.
  • Shout out to Sandy Yusen who is always optimistic and solution-oriented, no matter the project.
  • Thanks to Nichole Magoon for always being "on" social and available 24/7 whenever we most need her skills and talents.
  • Thanks to Steve Mease for always saying "sure thing!" when asked to help with any project.
  • Shout out to Jackie Greer and other members of the People Center who continue to be an amazing resource during the Workday hiring process.
  • Thanks to the Wellbeing Team members for putting together a great 3rd Annual Wellbeing Fair - Best Ever
  • Shout out to Donna Swartwout for all that you do! Champlain is lucky to have you.
  • Kathy Seiler - thank you for your Senate leadership!
  • Shout out to the awesome Admissions team!
  • Debra LaPorte and Cassie Redfield are awesome!
  • Shout out to Tarn Foerg, colleague extraordinaire!!!
  • Congrats to the EHS graduate team for hosting their May Graduate Residency for students across the U.S. and Canada. 
  • Kudos to Appreciative Inquiry Center and Institutional Advancement for their $1 million dollar gift!!
  • THANK YOU to Jean-Marie and Julie from Laurel!
  • Congratulations Shaylea Scribner for your MBA and always-awesome work and support!!
  • Great job to the entire Student Accounts team for another successful year in assisting both our traditional and adult students!
  • Finance team - April, Vikki, Justin, Patrick, April and Joanne - thank you all for your hard work and dedication in meeting significant college deadlines including financial statements, tax returns, grant submissions, and vendor payments and reimbursements!
  • Shout out to the Student Accounts team for CPS - Mikael Blanco, Diane Byrnes and Marie Schonholtz - who successfully migrated truED to cost per credit starting Fall 2016, while managing a 21% increase in students from Fall 2015.
  • Thank you to Tami Patnode who managed a 30% increase in Title IV Withdrawals and 24% increase in student refunds processed.
  • Great job to Shelley Bernier for spearheading the Perkins Loan program transition to Heartland.
  • Thank you to Terry Crowley, CPS and Registrar teams for implementation of the enhanced Enrollment verification process!
  • Cheers to Tami Patnode for organizing a volunteer opportunity for Student Accounts at the Ronald McDonald house.
  • Shout out to Maureen Whitney for her help in developing the departmental dashboards as well as in successfully launching truED 2.0!
  • Big thanks to Physical Plant for making our campus a beautiful place to work.
  • Thank you Event Management for all your great work in navigating events all around campus, including an awesome holiday party!
  • Kudos to Campus Public Safety for being the right team in a student crisis and helping us be better prepared for the future.
  • Thank you to the Career Collaborative for helping 95% of the Class of 2016 to achieve career success within 6 months after graduation!
  • The State of Vermont thanks Champlain College for being a significant net importer of talent.
  • Congratulations to all who helped make Champlain's first Women's and Gender Center a reality!
  • Congratulations to Residential Life for moving room selection from a mimeograph system (yes, I said mimeograph) to online.
  • Thank you to all involved for improving the functionality in the Student Health Center with renovations beginning last week.
  • Shout out to the Student Health Center and Counseling and Accommodations teams who successfully cared for a record number of students, including adult and online students.
  • Congratulations to the 11 Perry Chair Innovation Fellows!
  • Shout out to the Marketing team for launching the two-way texting platform for prospective, admits, and deposited students.
  • Yes! We launched Champlain College's Data Governance Initiative in conjunction with the IS and IR departments.
  • Thank you to Dean Laurel for serving as both the EHS and SSB Dean!
  • Thanks for caring for Burlington College students and helping them navigate their next steps.
  • Congratulations Institutional Research on launching Champlain College FactBook 2.0!
  • Shout out to John Pelletier for the Center for Financial Literacy's great work, great press, and increased financial support from donors!
  • Shout out to the stress busting knitting circle!
  • Congratulations to Champlain College for winning the CIGNA Culture of Wellbeing Award.
  • Brian Murphy -- fantastic job facilitating yesterday's Diversity and Inclusion Convening.
  • Scott Stevens - an amazing first year as ITS Dean. Thank you!
  • The Finance Department!!! You are amazing!
  • Thanks to everyone who set up two factor authentication on their Champlain accounts!
  • Our new approach to Commencement weekend would not have been possible without Nic Anderson.