I am excited to extend a congratulations to our newest staff innovator: Kelly Pannkuk! Kelly has worked as a custodian here for quite some time, and while custodial work may not, at first glance, seem like the most obvious place you would look to find innovation happening from the ground-up, Kelly's work is a wonderful … Continue reading Congratulations to Campus Innovator – Kelly Pannkuk!
Congratulations to Katy Rohr for being a Centralia College staff innovator! Katy is one of our IT Technicians, providing support for many of the information systems integral to our functioning as a college (myCC college intranet, the Cisco VoIP phones, 25Live, and more), to our faculty and staff via her help with employee onboarding, and … Continue reading Congratulations to Campus Innovator – Katy Rohr!
Congratulations to Liz Frey, Sean Mayfield, and Alisha Williams for being our most recent faculty innovators! They did some amazing work putting together Dr. Strangelove's America this past fall, a course you may have heard much about already. This 3-way linked course on the Cold War pulls together US History, Art Appreciation, and English Composition … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty/Staff Innovators – Liz Frey, Sean Mayfield and Alisha Williams
We are excited to award the newest Faculty and Staff Innovator Award at CC to none other than Joan Rogerson. As Program Coordinator for the Student Job Center, Joan's work supporting the center and helping place students into jobs both on and off campus has enormous impact on the success and future of the students they … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty/Staff Innovator – Joan Rogerson
The Human Resources Department at Centralia College is another recent recipient of the Faculty/Staff Innovator Award. They are a four person team consisting of Vice President of Human Resources & Legal Affairs, Julie Ledford (Huss), Assistant to HR Director and Benefits Manager, Tammy Remund, Executive Assistant to the VP of HR, Candi Fetch, and HR Consultant, … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty/Staff Innovators – Centralia College HR Department
Alisha Williams is an awardee of the Faculty/Staff Innovator Award at Centralia College. She is in her third quarter teaching English composition as an adjunct instructor for Centralia College. For her first English 102 course, she said she "really wanted something fun that also provided a context for writing." So, she "decided to use a … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty/Staff Innovator – Alisha Williams
Alexander Solomon is a recent awardee of the innovator award at Centralia College. He is an artist and Assistant Professor of Art and Graphics at Centralia College. He is being recognized for his innovations in teaching art, including his recent research and development of a Computer Graphics 2 course, where students make 3D and 2D models … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty/Staff Innovator – Alexander Solomon
Kelli Bloomstrom is another recently recognized innovator at Centralia College. She is the Dean of Transitional Education & Centralia College East and known for her exceptional work ethic, as well as how much she sells herself and her abilities short. Something she never lacks in is supporting her faculty, staff and the students in her … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty/Staff Innovator – Kelli Bloomstrom
Melissa Williams is another of Centralia College's recently recognized innovators. She is a Communications Assistant Professor who teaches English, Public Speaking, Intro to mass Media and Intercultural Communication courses. Melissa is quite adept at thinking outside the box, searching for solutions and for how to make things easier for her students. In her own words: … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty/Staff Innovator – Melissa Williams
Otto Rabe is one of our recently recognized innovators. He is the Professor of Accounting/Business at Centralia College, where he teaches, manages the Forensic Accounting Club (FAC) and the VITA Tax center. The VITA, or Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, program is offered as a service to the community from accounting students at Centralia College. This … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty/Staff Innovator – Otto Rabe