Honors: Anabel Chavva, Jay Nietling, Jill Zimbelman, Katelyn DiBenedetto, Sara Tajalli, and Shanna Kinzel

Jay Nietling (Physics and Astronomy), Katelyn DiBenedetto (Graduate College), Anabel Chavva (Service Learning & Leadership), Sara Tajalli (Writing Center), Shanna Kinzel (Student Union & Event Services), and Jill Zimbelman (Research and Economic Development) are this year's recipients of the Professional Development Awards.

These $500 awards are granted to individuals who would like funding for a professional development endeavor. Six are granted each year and can be used toward numerous professional development opportunities, including:

  • Conference travel
  • Workshops
  • Training
  • Certificates

Winners were announced at the annual Administrative Faculty Development Day on Sept. 19.

 

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