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President's College Champion Awards Recipients

    • Burning Bright Award  

      Burning Bright AwardRecognizing impact on the campus community

      • 2019: Zak Gallegos, Facilities Planning and Management & Ned Weidner, Professor, English
      • 2018: Chisa Uyeki, Librarian
      • 2017: Lee Jones, Lead IT Support Technician
      • 2016: John Lewallen, Graphic Design Coordinator, Marketing and Communication
      • 2015: Margaret Teske, Meghan Chen and Don Sciore
      • 2014: Chaz Perea, Professor, Horticulture
      • 2013: Elmer Rodriguez, Counselor, Counseling and Guidance
      • 2012: Jim Gau, Professor, Computer Information Systems
    • Torch Bearer Award  

      Torch Bearer AwardRecognizing impact beyond the campus community

      • 2019: Assessment Questionnaire Leadership Team and the SSSPAC (Chuong Tran, Maria Tsai, David Beydler, Evelyn Hill-Enriquez, Ned Weidner, Michelle Dougherty, Dianne Rowley, Nicomedes Martinez, Beverly Heasley, Francisco Dorame, Patricia Maestro, Naomi Avila, Elizabeth Casian, Theodros Kidane, Michael Harper, Hansel Alvarez, Michelle Sampat, Deborah Rivers, Margie Whalen, Jim Ocampo)
      • 2018: Melissa Berkley, Television Production Specialist
      • 2017: Don Potter and Interpreters), Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services
      • 2016: Bruce Nixon, Professor/Director, Psychiatric Technician Program
      • 2015: K.C. Kranz, Coordinator, Health and Fitness
      • 2014: Paul Mercier, Professor, Information Technology
      • 2013: James Stone, Professor, Political Science
      • 2012: Laura MartinezSecretary, Professional & Organizational Development
    • Eternal Flame Award

      Eternal Flame AwardRecognizing Lifetime Achievement

      • 2019: Sue Long, Dean of Arts Emeritus
      • 2018: Debbie Cavion, Associate Dean/Associate Athletics Director, Kinesiology, Athletics and Dance
      • 2017: Doug Todd, Professor, Kinesiology & Athletics​ and Cross Country and Track & Field Head Coach​
      • 2016: Liesel Reinhart, Professor, Communication
      • 2015: Cindy Shannon, Professor, Biology
      • 2014: Nicole Blean, Professor, Humanities & Social Sciences
      • 2013: Ron Kamaka, Project Manager, Kinesiology
      • 2012: Carol WebsterTeaching & Learning Technology Specialist