Action Hero Awards

SUNY ONEONTA ACTION HERO Awards recognize the accomplishments of faculty, staff, students, units, departments and teams that contribute to diversity and inclusion through exemplary leadership. Nominees should demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion through multi-cultural programming, cultural competency, community outreach activities, teaching, research, and/ or other activities.

Nominees should be current faculty, staff, students, units, departments, or other functional teams of the University. Nominees should demonstrate an outstanding commitment to the values of diversity and inclusion within the SUNY ONEONTA Community.

Nominees’ emerging or sustained commitment to the values of diversity, inclusion, and multiculturalism should be demonstrated by documented efforts that are above and beyond the routine expectations of the job or project.  Nominees should make exceptional efforts to promote a College environment that is free from bias and discrimination.

Nominations must provide evidence to substantiate the contribution that the individual, team, or unit has made towards advancing diversity and inclusion.

Nominations can be submitted by individual employees (including supervisors, direct reports and peers of the nominees), students, University organizations, employee networks and diversity councils.

The ACTION HERO COMMITTEE will recognize nominees on a rolling basis culminating with a reception at the end of the academic year where 1 outstanding nominee will be recognized in the following categories:

  Student Group, Staff, Team
  College Department    

Instructions for Submitting Nominations:

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