The Intercultural Diversity Committee’s New Diversity Awards recognize a faculty and staff member who have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to and appreciation of diversity at Illinois Central College.
Endowed Teaching Chair Award
The Dr. Thomas K. Thomas Endowed Teaching Chair Program at Illinois Central College recognizes teaching excellence.
The Endowed Teaching Chair awards a $3500 stipend or equivalent release time to a faculty member for instructional improvements or student learning projects.
ICC presents two awards annually for outstanding faculty. The Gallion Award is presented to a full-time faculty nominated by students and selected by the Gallion Award Committee, comprised of students, former faculty winners and 1 administrator.
The Teaching Excellence Award is presented to the adjunct faculty nominated by students and selected by the Gallion Committee students and members of the Adjunct Faculty Advisory Committee.
Staff Who Make a Difference Awards
Staff Who Make a Difference Awards recognize employees who have demonstrated extraordinary service outside of normal job expectations and exemplify the College’s Core Values and Service Principles. The staff awards are gathered from nominations received from faculty and staff and selected by the Awards Committee.