How to nominate someone:

The nominee for any of these awards may be an individual, group, division, or department from a Wisconsin post-secondary educational institution. Nominations may be made by any member other than the nominee. The nominator is responsible for submitting the nomination and supporting materials to the chair of the awards committee. The documentation must include: a) a letter of nomination, b) two letters of support either from colleagues who are able to judge the nominee's scholarly, service or teaching activities and/or individuals who can directly attest to the content and significance of the nominee's record, c) other supporting evidence such as a vita, syllabi, teaching evaluations, manuscripts, and other evidence of professional efforts. The chair of the award committee must receive these materials no later than the deadline.

Paper submissions and other correspondence with the committee should be directed to: Desiree Wiesen-Martin at desiree.wiesenmartin@uwrf.edu

George Floro Outstanding Service to the Discipline Award

To stimulate discussion, encourage research, improve instruction, and promote local to international interdisciplinary collaboration.

About the award:

Acknowledges and honors those who have compiled a record of outstanding service to the discipline of sociology. The service may include: a) representation of the interests of the discipline to governmental bodies, b) involvement in activities that enhance public awareness and appreciation of sociology, c) involvement in service to the discipline at regional or national levels, and d) a significant record of involvement in the activities of the WSA.

Friday, October 30