Nominations sought for faculty award from Alumni Association

The Marshall University Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the Dr. Carolyn B. Hunter – Distinguished Faculty Service Award.  This $ 1,000 award is named in honor of  Dr. Carolyn Brindle Hunter, an outstanding teacher, administrator and employee whose dedication and loyalty to Marshall University spanned a 30-year period.

This award is created by the Marshall University Alumni Association for the purpose of recognizing outstanding achievements and providing incentives for continued service from faculty to the community, the university and students in their respective fields.

Nominees for the award will be evaluated in the following categories:

Professional Service to the CommunityExamples include speaking to the community dealing with the nominee’s specific field, social service, etc.

Service to the UniversityExamples include serving on committees within the university, participating in Welcome Weekend, Student Orientation, serving on the MUAA Alumni Board, etc.

Service to Students:  Being an advisor to a student organization, etc.

Administrators, faculty, staff, students and alumni may nominate individuals by sending the completed nomination form to Nancy Pelphrey, Alumni Relations Office. Nominators will be asked to complete the nomination form at

The award will be presented during the Alumni Weekend awards banquet on April 27, and the recipient must be available to attend. The deadline for nominations is February 28.