Eastern Association of Colleges and Employers

 

Past Award Winners

Distinguished Service Award

Honors outstanding and lasting contributions of such magnitude and quality to both EACE and the advancement of the field at large as to merit public recognition and acclaim. This award is not given every year.

2013


Marianne Tramelli, Columbia University


2012
Helen Brown, Vector Marketing
2011
Donna Cassell Ratcliffe, Virginia Tech

2010
Tom Tarantelli, Rennselear Polytechnic Institute

2003
Patricia J. Carretta, George Mason University;
Amy Feifer, Haverford and Bryn Mawr Colleges;
Janet Jones, Rutgers University;
Sam Ratcliffe, Virginia Military Institute

2001


Sam Hall, Howard University;
Eric Schlesinger, The World Bank


1998


Carol Dedrick, National Starch and Chemical


Outstanding Services Award

Awarded to member(s) who have played continuous significant and influential roles in EACE for at least 10 years. This award is not given every year.

2013


Jill Milon


2012
No Award Given

2011
Cailin Pachter, Muhlenberg College

2009


Adrienne Alberts, Constellation Energy


2008
Marianne Tramelli, Teachers College, Columbia University

2006
Nancy Dudak, Villanova University

2005
Sam Ratcliffe, Virginia Military Institute

2004


Amy Feifer, Haverford and Bryn Mawr Colleges


2003
Linda Kent Davis, Mass Bay Community College;
Daniel J. King, Career Planning and Management Inc.;
Vanessa A. Singleton, FDIC

2002
Emmanuel Contomanolis, Rochester Institute of Technology

2001
Marva Gumbs,
George Washington University;
Mary Pennington, Comsat Cable Communications;
Alan Stahl, Norwich
University

2000


Janet Jones, Rutgers University


1999
Marianne Tramelli, Teachers College, Columbia University

1998
Linda Lenoir, University of Maryland

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Outstanding Member Award

Awarded to member(s) who have made outstanding contributions through their involvement in EACE for at least 4-9 years.

2014
Tammy Samuels, Duke University

2013


Ayanna Wilcher, KPMG


2012
Ray Ruiz, KPMG;
Sharitta Gross, Rochester Institute of Technology

2011
Jennifer Broyles, Rutgers University-New Brunswick/Piscataway ;
Amy McPherson, Virginia Tech

2009
Christy Hanson, Messiah College;

Sharon M. Powers, Bryn Mawr College & Haverford College
2008
Helen Brown, Vector Marketing

2007
Lori DelGuidice, Honeywell International
;
Terri Moore, Time Warner Cable
2006
Angella Griffin, The George Washington University

2005
Camille Franklin, American University

2004
Monica Ko

2003
Adrienne C. Alberts, Johns Hopkins University
;
Fayth N. Litke, Enterprise Rent-A-Car
2002
Michael Sciola, Wesleyan University

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Outstanding New Member Award

Awarded to member(s) who have outstanding contributions to and involvement in EACE within the first 3 years of membership.

2014
Christine Falcone, St. Joseph's University
Sara Jaques, Stevenson University

2013


No Award Given


2012
No Award Given

2011
Gerald Tang, Columbia University

2009


Jennifer Rossi, Saint Joseph's University;

Stacey H. Brown, University of Maryland, College Park


2008
Jennifer Wickersham, Villanova University

2007
Effie Parpos, Babson College

2006
Scott Rappaport, Widener University

2005
Nathan Elton, Villanova University

2004
Trisha Crowe, University of Pittsburgh
2003
Kara Heisey, Duke University

2002
Terri Moore, University of Virginia;
Laura Watts, Rochester Institute of Technology
2001
Craig Single, JobDirect.com; Michelle Watson, Lehigh University

2000
Adrienne C. Alberts, University of Virginia;
Peter Pristic, EDS

1998
Grace Figueredo, CVS Pharmacy


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Presidential Citation for Outstanding Volunteers

The President presents this citation to members who have provided outstanding service to EACE during this past year.

2014

Shannon Kelly, University of Pennsylvania
Megan Wolleben. Bucknell University
Demetria Moran, Rhode Island College
Jill Milon, Independent Consultant
Angelique Torres, Salem State
Amy Weinstein, Bryant University
Jen Rossi, Saint Joseph's University
Dana Case, Vector Marketing
Car Weir Lytle, Brandeis University
Junior Delgado, Westfield State University
LaKeisha Matthews, University of Baltimore
Christine MacGill, Penn State
Tom Tarantelli, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Marianne Tramelli, Columbia University
Donna Ratcliffe, Virginia Tech
Helen Brown, Vector Marketing

2013

Bobbi Koppel, University of Rhode Island
Donna Cassell-Ratcliffe, Virginia Tech
Walter Tarver, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
John Fracchia, Ithaca College
Demetria Moran, Rhode Island College
LaRae Holliday, LivingSocial
Anne Scholl-Fiedler, Stevenson University
Sara Jaques, Stevenson University
Nikki DiOrio, Assumption College

2012

Marie Rabideau, University at Albany-SUNY
Mark Savage, Cornell University
Jeff Nevers, University of New England
Noah Simon, University at Albany-SUNY
Satmoni Chudasama, Princeton University
Claire Benton, Cornell University
Paula Borkowski, The College of Saint Rose
Kate Chroust, University of Rhode Island
Audrey Tessier, University of Rhode Island
Maria Stein, Northeastern University
Mike Wisnewski, Salve Regina University
James Westhoff, Husson University
Derek Cameron, Northeastern University
Joanne Larosee, Boston College
Val Matta, CareerShift
Janet Sun, Experience, Inc
Andrea Frost, Johnson & Wales University
Sheri Ispir, Johnson & Wales University
Leah Atkins, FM Global
Terri Morris, Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Dana Case, Vector Marketing

2009            


Janis Moore Campbell, Temple University
Kimberly Joy Dixon, Stony Brook University - SUNY
Nathan Elton, Oberlin College
Dan Ryan, University at Buffalo
Dylan Schweitzer, Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Marianne Tramelli, Teachers College at Columbia University


2008          

J. Philippe Abraham, University at Albany
Adrienne Alberts, Constellation Energy Group
Stacey Brown, University of Maryland - College Park
Marlene Cohen, University of Pennsylvania
Deborah D'Attilio, Enterprise Rent A Car
Jennifer DeRosa, Cornell University
Blake Edwards, MonsterTRAK
Phil Flaherty, George Washington University
Camille Franklin, American University
Angella Griffin, George Washington University
Debra Koita, University of Pennsylvania
Beverly Lorig, Washington and Lee University
Amy Saul, Moravian College
Nancy Saunders, Harvard University
Audrey Tessier, University of Rhode Island
Ayanna Wilcher, Lehigh University

2007                 
Helen Brown, Vector Marketing
Stacey Brown, University of Maryland-College Park
Victoria Crispo, Wagner College
Olya Dadressan, American University
Lori DelGiudice, Honeywell International
Janet Jones, Rutgers University-New Brunswick/Piscataway
Debra Koita, University of Pennsylvania
Lorie Logan-Bennett, University of Maryland-Baltimore County
Effie Parpos, Babson College
Craig Single, Widener University
Nancy Williams, Alfred University

2006          
  

Satomi Yaji Chudasama, University of Massachusetts
Lori DelGuidice, Rutgers University
Nathan Elton, Villanova University
Terri Moore, Time Warner Cable
Karen Polyniak, Stevens Institute of Technology
Racquel Williams, Duke University

2005         

Pat Carretta, George Mason University
Dayna Dunsmoore, Thomas Jefferson University
John Fracchia, Ithaca College
Warren Hiton, Moravian College
Karen Polyniak, Stevens Institute of Technology
Dan Ryan, University of Buffalo

2004       

Edward G. "Beau" Bailey, II, Connections
Nancy Dilthey, Cisco Systems
John Fracchia, Ithaca College
Mark Savage, Cornell University
Sheri Ziccardi, Harvard University

2003


Adam Forbes
Shannon Gary
Rhonda Grobman
Zandra Huston-Zuraw
Sharon Powers
Leslie Williams

2002              
Jennifer Barr, Bryn Mawr & Haverford Colleges
Grace Figueredo, Hamilton Sundstrand / UTC
Janet Blair Jones, Rutgers University
Daniel King, Career Planning & Management, Inc.
David Leibig, Villanova University
Faythe Litke, Enterprise Rent-a-Car
Michelle Watson, Lehigh University

2001                     
Pat Carretta, George Mason University
Judy Clare, Bryant College
Daniel King, Career Planning and Management, Inc.
Kathleen Lis Dean, Student Member, George Washington University
Laura Watts, Rochester Institute of Technology

2000             
David Bloom, Brecker & Merryman
Matthew Brink, St. Joseph’s University
Patti Burke-Lund, Rutgers University
Dayna Dunsmoor, St. Joseph’s University
Grace Figueredo, Hamilton Sundstrand / UTC
Dave Lounsbury, University of Vermont
Janet Jones, Rutgers University
Michelle Magee, Rochester Institute of Technology
Mary Pennington, Widener University
Dan Ryan, University of Buffalo
Tom Tarantelli, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Leslie Williams, University of Virginia

1999     
Mike Sciola, Wesleyan University
Craig Single, JobDirect.com

1998             
Daniel King, Career Planning and Management, Inc.

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Tribute Award (formerly Gratitude Award)

Recognizes members who have consistently contributed to EACE through “behind the scenes” leadership and participation on committees, networks, presentations and conferences. The recipients of this award have typically had at least 6 years of involvement within the organization.

2014
Walter Tarver, Stockton University
2011
Claire Benton, Cornell University
2009
Kimberly Joy Dixon, Stony Brook University - SUNY
Rachel Yudell, Temple University

2008
Walter Tarver III, Richard Stockton College of NJ
2007
Matthew Brink, Saint Joseph's University
2006
Karen Polyniak, Stevens Institute of Technology
Lori DelGuidice, Rutgers University

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EACE Award for Diversity Innovation

Recognizes EACE members deemed to have made outstanding contributions to the field of minority affairs and special populations.

 2007               
 No Award Given
 2006  No Award Given
 2005  No Award Given
 2004  Monster.com & Raytheon
 2003  No Award Given
 2002  Leslie Williams, University of Virginia
 2001  Dan Ryan, University of Buffalo
 2000  Vicki Lynn, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
 1998  Patricia Smith, Millersville University

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EACE Award for Innovation

Recognizes an innovative existing or proposed system, program, method or procedure related to the common interests of EACE members.

2012 “C2C Advantage” - An online, comprehensive
student career development system.
Developed by Mark Schappert,
Associate Director of Career Services,
Le Moyne College Syracuse, NY
2011                     

“Freshman Career Carnival,” Duquesne University, Career Services Outreach and Marketing
Team members: Shelly Boehm, Coralyn McCauley, Deb Saffer, and Sandy Skriba

 
2007 No Award Given
2006
Doris Labitude, Liberty Mutual, for "Insurance 101"
Effie Parpos & Laura McKeon, Babson College, for "Net2work: Online Career Workshop Series"

 
2005
Angela Yorio, Fordham University

 
2004


Jennifer Hoffman, University of Virginia

 

2003
Amy Feifer, Haverford & Bryn Mawr Colleges

 
2002
No Award Given

 
2001
Submitted by Mary Ellen Buhl, Cornell University (On Behalf of the Cornell University Career Services Outreach Team)

 
2000
Kathy Woughter, Alfred University

 

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EACE Innovation in Assessment Award

This award honors outstanding models and/or best practices in EACE program and/or operational assessment processes. Contributes to learning within our field with increased focus on outcomes and accountability.

2014


Leslie Stevenson, University of Richmond
Megan Wallace, University of Richmond
Office of Alumni and Career Services


   
   

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EACE Innovation in Program Development Award

This award honors outstanding program development by either Recruiting or Career Services EACE members that can serve as a model program for others in the field to replicate.

2014
Jeanetter Doyle, Springfield college
Career Olympics

   
   

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EACE Grant for Research

Assists active members in conducting research related to college recruitment and career development.

2012 "Motivations of Undergraduate Public Health Majors and the Pursuit of Careers in Public Health", Warren Hilton, Assistant Dean; Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
2007                     

No granted submitted

 
2006
"Parent, Student and Career Professionals' Expectations in the Career Development Process", SUNY College at Buffalo, Stephanie Zuckerman-Aviles, Jessie Lombardo & Cathleen Walther
 
2005
No grants submitted

 
2004
No grants submitted


 
2003
Rae Ann Bories-Easley, Camille Franklin, Jennifer Sullivan, all of American University
 
2002
Kathy Woughter, Alfred University
 

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The National Association of Colleges and Employers

The following EACE members have received recent awards from NACE:

Awards of Excellence - Multimedia Programs

2002                     

Employer Winner: “Think You Know Sears….Think Again.” Submitted by Kristine Tiefenthaler, Sears Roebuck & Co.

 
2000
College Winner: "Career Services: It's not Just a Job...," submitted by David Holmes, University of New Hampshire

 
1999
College Winner: "Connecting with Employers: Making the Most of a Job Fair,” submitted by Darwin V. Kysor, Juniata College (on behalf of the Central Pennsylvania Employment Consortium)

 

 

Awards Of Excellence - Educational Programming

2000                                           

College Winner: "Career Advantage Competition," Submitted by Cynthia M. Shore, Univ at Buffalo School of Management

 

Awards Of Excellence - Technical Innovation

2001                    

Employer Winner: “B2U” Submitted by Marie Rachwalski, Cap Gemini Ernst & Young LLC US

 
1999            

Employer Winner: "StrategEY Zone," submitted by John R. Flato, Marie Rachwalski, Chris Raia, Ernst & Young LLP

 

Awards of Excellence- Publications for Students

No EACE Members have received this award in recent years

NACE / CHEVRON Award for Innovative Programs 

2001                                       

“Web Based Employer Profile” Submitted by the University of California - Berkeley Career Center Under the Direction of Tom Devlin

 

Academy of Fellows

Recognizes individuals who have contributed to the career services and human resources/staffing profession through the advancement of knowledge, leadership, or excellence in professional practice.

2002                   
Inductee: Kathy Sims, University of California – Los Angeles
2001 Inductee: Patricia Caretta, George Mason University
2000 Inductee: Jack R. Rayman, Pennsylvania State University

Employer Of The Year

Recognizes individuals who have contributed to the college relations and recruiting progression through exemplary service/leadership in the professional associations, advocacy of the college relations and recruitment function, and mentorship of new professionals.

No EACE Members have received this award in recent years

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