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Awards / Honors

Nominate someone for an AP Star Award

February 1, 2011

Nominations for the annual AP Star Awards are due by Friday, Feb. 4. Consider honoring a co-worker or employee who makes significant contributions, given the resources he or she has - and who does an exceptional job of working with other units and the campus community in general.

AP Star Awards

Who is the shining star in your department? Give that AP employee the honor he or she deserves!

2010 Winners

Julie Orwick
Warner College of Natural Resources

Travis Ganter
CSU Wetlands Research Associate

Renee Welch
The Career Center

Melissa Landon
Colorado Natural Heritage Program

Sheila Ferguson
Little Shop of Physics

Deidra Church
CSU Athletics

Jill Salahub
Department of English

Rick Curtis
Colorado State Forest Service

Deadline for nominations is February 4, 2011

The AP Star award was created to express appreciation by recognizing the accomplishments of an administrative professional employee who has demonstrated outstanding individual performance at CSU.

Anyone can nominate an AP employee for this award! The goal is to recognize APs who make a difference and “shine” in the nominator’s eyes. 

How to nominate

Submit your 250-500 word nomination to any of the individuals listed below by the application deadline, February 4, 2011. Make sure to address the criteria provided and include supporting evidence to demonstrate the accomplishments of your nominee.

Criteria for consideration

  • In what ways has this person demonstrated that she or he has gone above and beyond in her or his work, including collaborating with other units and the campus community in general?
  • In what ways has this person used resources in a more effective manner, i.e. “doing more with less”
  • How has he or she contributed to the professionalism and standing of CSU administrative professionals on campus?

Note: Previous AP Stars recipients are not eligible to win again for two (2) years after their previous award.

Submit your essay

Submit your nomination essay to any one of the following individuals:

If you have questions, please contact or 491-1190. Winners announced at Feb. 24 APC luncheon

Winners will be announced at the Administrative Professional Council luncheon on March 7,

Contact: Judy Brobst
Phone: (970) 491-1190