Campus Connection

Campus Connection Submissions for April 4, 2014

Grants & Contracts

  • Andrew Baker, Agriculture—$14,000 from the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBOE) for "Growing Agricultural Science Teachers" FY14
  • Fred Iutzi, Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs (IIRA)—$5,000 from the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) for "Economic Impact of Cover Crop Seed Sales in Illinois." FY14-15
  • Susan Nichols, Illinois Law Enforcement Executive Institute (ILEEI)—$351,646 from the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board (ILETSB) for "Homeland Security Grant Program" FY13-15
  • Cynthia Struthers, IIRA—$2,021 from various sources for "Health MAPPING Community Support." On-going
  • Lori Sutton, IIRA—$4,950 from various sources for "Continuum of Care Support." On-going

Changes in Civil Service Personnel

New Employees

  • Kendall, Daniel R., Office Support Associate, Admissions, 3/24/14
  • Mussatto, Michele L., Office Manager, Curriculum and Instruction, 3/31/14.

Resignations

  • Carden, John A., Procedures and Systems Analyst II, Business Services, 3/11/14.

Vice President for Student Services Award Winners for the March 2014

Administrative Employee of the Month

  • Kelsey Homewood, Intercollegiate Athletics

Civil Service Employee of the Month

  • Gina Billingsley, Beu Health Center

Graduate Assistant of the Month

  • Allison Staley, Financial Aid

Act of Kindness Award Winners

  • Mel Blasi
  • Emily Brink
  • Matthew Clark

  • Brandon Colley
  • Lindsay Fender
  • Chad Hankins
  • Mark Heflin
  • Rita Kaul
  • Cody Koeppen
  • Stacey Macchi
  • Matt Mencel
  • Jeremy Merritt
  • Kathy Neumann
  • Nathan Pittman
  • Ryan Tubbs
  • Bhavneet Walia

Employee Service Recognition

The 31th Annual Employee Recognition Reception will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 29 in the University Union Grand Ballroom to honor employees who have completed 10-40 years of service to Western Illinois University.

 

Forty Years

  • Marilyn Shelley, Libraries
  • Linda Waller, Financial Aid

 

Thirty-five Years

  • Connie Corbin, Administrative Information Management Systems
  • Robert E. Johnson, Geology
  • Charolette Megginson, Music
  • Steven Monger, Chemistry/Physic
  • Connie Pollock, Libraries

 

Thirty Years

  • George Cherveny, Mathematics
  • Felix Chu, Libraries
  • Sharon Evans, College of Fine Arts & Communication
  • Cindy Feld, Business Services
  • Judith Hardin, English & Journalism
  • Terri Hare, Scholarship Office
  • Sharon Nott, Theatre & Dance
  • Paul Paccione, Music
  • Michael Romano, Biological Sciences
  • Roland Smith, Laboratory Animal Care

 

Twenty-five Years

  • Lora Adcock, Libraries
  • Chandra Amaravadi, Computer Sciences
  • Lynn Bainter, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Cheryl Bailey, Communication
  • Katharine Barrett, University Technology
  • Robin Bauerly, Institute for Environmental Studies
  • Laurie Black, Registrar
  • Margaret Carle, College of Business & Technology
  • Richard Carter, Distance Education Support
  • Richard Clemons, English & Journalism
  • Robert Joseph Cook, University Technology
  • James DiTulio, University Counseling Center
  • Joseph Dobson, Management & Marketing
  • Cindy Dooley, College of Education & Human Services
  • Judith Eckerly, Alumni
  • Samuel Edsall, Broadcasting
  • Steven Kaesdorf, Western English as Second Language
  • Gary Lafary, Facilities Management - Landscape Maintenance
  • Suzanne Litchfield, Registrar
  • Cheryl McCulley, Human Resources
  • Terry Melvin, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Michael Murray, Broadcasting
  • Jerry Parry, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Donald Powers, Curriculum & Instruction
  • Glen Solomonson, Music
  • James Stegall, Music
  • Michael Taylor, Television Services
  • Jeanette Thomas, WIU Quad Cities - Biological Sciences
  • Sara Thomas, Bookstore
  • Larry Thurman, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Michael Ulmer, Financial Aid
  • John Vana, Music
  • Marc Vawter, Document & Publication Services
  • Lisa Wen, Chemistry
  • Thomas Williams, Geography
  • Mei Yang, Mathematics
  • Patricia Young, English & Journalism

 

Twenty Years

  • Marjorie Allison, English & Journalism
  • Marisa Beard, College of Education & Human Services
  • Carol Beekman, Human Resources
  • Steven Bennett, Geology
  • John Biernbaum, University Housing & Dining Services
  • Mark Boley, Physics
  • Rafe Breedlove, Facilities Management - Building Mechanical Maintenance
  • Amy Buwick, Counseling Center
  • Robert Coats, Facilities Management - Building Mechanical Maintenance
  • Gina Colley, Document & Publication Services
  • Virginia Denny, Beu Health Center
  • Loran Erdmann, Kinesiology
  • Linda Farr, Human Resources
  • Patricia Fowler-Rouse, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Andrea Francis, Libraries
  • Gilbert Gade, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Susan Gray, University Technology
  • Joyia Greuel, Registrar
  • H. Jon Jones, Curriculum & Instruction
  • Peter Jorgensen, Communication
  • Ruth Kelly, Psychology
  • Ann Lascelles, Beu Health Center
  • Julie Mahoney, Art
  • Sharon Maroney, WIU Quad Cities - Education & Human Services
  • Jill Marshall, Sponsored Projects
  • James Olsen, Mathematics
  • Melanie Parmer, Student Legal Services
  • Katharine Pawelko, Recreation, Park & Tourism Administration
  • Susanna Pendergast, Accounting & Finance
  • Timothy Piper, Kinesiology
  • Kathryn Pohlpeter, Communication Sciences & Disorders
  • C. Louise Reynolds, College of Fine Arts & Communication
  • Richard Robeson, Bookstore
  • Cynthia Roon, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Roger Runquist, Center for Innovation in Teaching & Research
  • Darcie Shinberger, University Relations
  • Scott Smith, Administrative Information Management Systems
  • Kathy Strange, Center for Best Practices in Early Childhood Education
  • Lori Sutton, Institute for Rural Affairs
  • Daniel Yoder, Recreation, Park & Tourism Administration

 

Fifteen Years

  • Patricia Anderson, Sociology & Anthropology
  • Lawrence Andrew, Computer Sciences
  • Andrew Baker, Agriculture
  • Lori Baker-Sperry, Women's Studies
  • Denis Barnes, Accounting Office
  • Matthew Bierman, Budget Office
  • Matthew Blankenship, Psychology
  • Dennis Bowman, Law Enforcement & Justice Administration
  • Paul Carrigan, Libraries
  • Marie Cheak, WIU Quad Cities - Education & Human Services
  • Sharon Chenoweth, Human Resources
  • Kathleen Clauson, Libraries
  • Ann Comerford, University Union Student Activities
  • Toni Depoy, University Union Service Center
  • Denise Edwards, Beu Health Center
  • Sharon Faust, Educational/Public Service Radio
  • Ritchie Gabbei, Kinesiology
  • Sandra Ginther, Center for Best Practices in Early Childhood Education
  • Heather Griswold, Center for Best Practices in Early Childhood Education
  • Brent Heaton, Agriculture-Farm
  • Thomas Hinton, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Neil Huston, Facilities Management - Landscape Maintenance
  • Virginia Jelatis, History
  • Jenny Knavel, Art
  • Laverne Logan, WIU Quad Cities - Education & Human Services
  • Janet Marlette, Institute for Rural Affairs
  • Samuel Marlow Jr, Facilities Management - Building Maintenance
  • Brenda McConnell, Distance Education Support
  • Bruce McCormack, University Technology
  • Kimberly McDaniel, Center for International Studies
  • Shawn Meagher, Biological Sciences
  • Lisa Melz-Jennings, Advising & Academic Support Center
  • John J. Miller, Communication
  • Moises Molina, Music
  • Dana Moon, College of Education & Human Services
  • Charles Morgan, University Technology
  • Kathleen Myers, Art
  • Katherine Nichols, Libraries
  • Lorette Oden, Health Sciences
  • Elizabeth C. Parks, Registrar
  • Gerald Wayne Quesenberry, Admissions
  • Terry Rathje, Art
  • Ted Renner, Facilities Management-Planning & Construction
  • Lois Retherford, WIU Quad Cities - Admissions
  • Penny Rigg, English & Journalism
  • Carl Roberts, University Technology
  • Pamela Rodeffer, Beu Health Center
  • Daniel Romano, University Technology
  • Joyce Runquist, Engineering Technology
  • Rajeev Sawhney, Management & Marketing
  • Connie Shugart, Center for Best Practices in Early Childhood Education
  • Cynthia Struthers, Institute for Rural Affairs
  • Cecil Tarrant III, Management & Marketing
  • Mary Thomas, Document & Publication Services
  • Barbara Thompson, Accounting Office
  • Richard A. Thurman, Instructional Design & Technology
  • C. Jeffrey Tindall, Recreation Park & Tourism Administration
  • Larry Tingley, Admissions
  • Letisha Trepac, Provost & Academic Vice President
  • Thomas Vogel, Biological Sciences
  • Daniel Walter, Kinesiology
  • Derek Watts, Public Safety
  • Carrie Woodside, Center for Best Practices in Early Childhood Education
  • James Woolley, WIU Quad Cities - Business & Technology
  • Roger Zellers, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Karen Zellmann, Social Work
  • Kathleen Zemke, English & Journalism

 

Ten Years

  • Coy Abernathy, Facilities Management - Building Mechanical Maintenance
  • Dale Anderson, Facilities Management - Building Mechanical Maintenance
  • Irina Andreeva, Mathematics
  • Barbara Arvin, College of Business & Technology
  • Borisz Bacsovics, Center for Application of Information Technology
  • Matthew Baker, Center for Application of Information Technology
  • Gina Billingsley, Beu Health Center
  • Pamela Bowman, Human Resources
  • Brian Briggs, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Mary Calvert, Accounting & Finance
  • Steven Campbell, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Christie Carmack, Center for International Studies
  • Brian Clark, Libraries
  • Jeanne Clerc, Health Sciences
  • Mary Curtis, Chemistry
  • Zulma David, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Catherine Drinka, Engineering Technology
  • Douglas Druckenmiller, WIU Quad Cities - Business & Technology
  • Richard Gray, Facilities Management - Landscape Maintenance
  • Jennifer Grimm, Communication
  • Richard Hamilton, University Technology
  • Gisele Hamm, Institute for Rural Affairs
  • Lisa Hart, Beu Health Center
  • John Hemingway, Recreation Park & Tourism Administration
  • Tishly Herrington, Admissions
  • Kris Holliday, Human Resources
  • David Holz, Art
  • Sue Hum-Musser, Biological Sciences
  • Larry James, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Barton Jennings, Management & Marketing
  • Mary Kay Karn, Music
  • Mable Kreps, Institute for Rural Affairs
  • Irving Kwong, Center for Application of Information Technology
  • Stacey Macchi, Communication
  • Elgin Mannion, Sociology & Anthropology
  • Hal Marchand, Health Sciences
  • Alicia Mathinson, Communication
  • Karen Maulden-Curtis, Institute for Rural Affairs
  • Bonny Mhlanga, Law Enforcement & Justice Administration
  • Julieta Mihai, Music
  • Gerald Moore, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Timothy Moore, Facilities Management - Heating Plant
  • Jill Myers, Law Enforcement & Justice Administration
  • Boris Petracovici, Mathematics
  • Lia Petracovici, Mathematics
  • Kevin Potter, Facilities Management - Building Services
  • Marla Rigg, Beu Health Center
  • Thomas Rosner, University Technology
  • Erskine Smith, College of Education & Human Services
  • Mary K. Smith, Center for Best Practices in Early Childhood Education
  • Burt Sorkey, Counseling Center
  • Timothy Spier, Biological Sciences
  • Brian Waibel, Facilities Management - Heating Plant
  • Lora Wallace, Sociology & Anthropology
  • James West, Instructional Design & Technology
  • Phoebe Wilson, Center for Preparation of Education Professionals
  • Tamara Wilson, Center for Preparation of Education Professionals
  • Cerese Wright, University Housing & Dining Services