Faculty & Staff

Nominations for Diversity & Staff Who Make a Difference Awards

ICC faculty, staff and students may nominate faculty or staff who have demonstrated exceptional behaviors of excellence.

Criteria for Awards

Faculty and staff must exemplify ICC’s Diversity Pledge:

Illinois Central College stands committed to diversity in all of its dimensions. The College embraces, values, and encourages diversity at all levels of its operation. The College stands for tolerance, non-discrimination, and cultural sensitivity. Inclusion is at the core of Illinois Central College’s educational and service strategies. Respect for diverse individuals will be evident in the College’s interactions with students, employees, and the communities it serves.

Faculty exemplifying diversity:

  • Incorporate diverse values in the classroom and/or through projects outside of class
  • Make the classroom accessible for and supportive of diverse learning styles
  • Use innovative teaching methods to support students with special learning needs
  • Mentor underrepresented students

Staff exemplifying diversity:

  • Incorporate diverse values in their position
  • Display a commitment to diverse cultures, religions, and abilities
  • Contribute to the cross-cultural environment of the College
  • Mentor underrepresented students

Staff Who Make a Difference Award:

  • Connect First
  • Own the Situation
  • Use Opportunities to Build Relationships
  • Go Above and Beyond
  • Act Promptly and Professionally
  • Remember to Work as a Team

Nominations for Diversity & Staff Who Make a Difference Awards