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CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Career Development Center Annual Awards

 
University Champion of the Year AwardThe University Event Services staff and President of Wichita State, John Bardo, pose after Event Services won the University Champion of the Year award at the 2016 Appreciation Breakfast.

This award recognizes an outstanding faculty member, staff member, department or office on campus who has been a champion supporter of the Career Development Center. These are the unsung heroes who generally go unnoticed.

2016 Winner: University Event Services

 

 

Employer of the Year AwardJohn Allison, superintendent of Wichita Public Schools, and President of Wichita State, John Bardo, pose after Allison and USD 259 won the Employer of the Year award at the 2016 Appreciation Breakfast.

Our program would not be possible without our valued employers who provide work experience, mentorship and help to our students to navigate through the business world. The Employer of the Year award recognizes an employer who provides outstanding resources and service to the cooperative education and internship field and the Career Development Center. These employers go above and
beyond in working with and service as a champion supporter of our office.

2016 Winner: USD 259 - Wichita Public Schools

 

Cooperative Education/Internship Student of the Year Award Pedro Oviedo and President of Wichita State, John Bardo, pose after Oviedo won the Student of the Year award at the 2016 Appreciation Breakfast.

The Student of the Year award recognizes an outstanding student (or students) who has participated in a cooperative education or internship position. The students are chosen based off of criteria including their quality of work or creativity related to their assigned tasks, level of professionalism or attitude, the impact of the student on their department or organization, their academic performance, campus involvement or leadership and overall character.

Sam Glomstad-Foster and President of Wichita State, John Bardo, pose after Glomstad-Foster won the Student of the Year award at the 2016 Appreciation Breakfast.

2016 Winner: Pedro Oviedo, Junior, Music Performance
2016 Winner: Sam Glomstad-Foster, Senior, Physical Education