Engagement Awardees

Previous Engagement Award Winners by Year

2020

RESEARCH: Lindiwe Sibeko, Associate Professor, Extension Faculty; Nutrition

TEACHING: Maureen Perry-Jenkins, Professor, Psychological and Brain Sciences

COMMUNITY PARTNER AWARD: Holyoke Public Schools Ethnic Studies Program 

2019

RESEARCH: Elizabeth Evans, Associate Professor, School of Public Health & Health Sciences

TEACHING: Sarah Berquist, Lecturer, Stockbridge School of Agriculture
 

2018

TEACHING: Katja Hahn D'Errico, Lecturer, Civic Engagement and Service learning

RESEARCH: Krista Harper, Professor, Anthropology

COMMUNITY PARTNER AWARD: MOCHA (Men of Color Health Awareness), Springfield MA
 

2017  

RESEARCH: Joseph Krupczynski, Professor, Architecture

RESEARCH: Lisa Green, Distinguished professor, Linguistics
 

2016

RESEARCH: Lisa Wexler, Associate Professor, Community Health Education

TEACHING: Emiliana Cruz, Assistant Professor, Anthropology
 

2015

TEACHING: Ellen Pader, Lecturer, Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning

RESEARCH: Thomas Zoeller, Emeritus Professor, Biology
 

2014

RESEARCH: Nilanjana Dasgupta, Professor, Psychology

TEACHING: John Reiff, Director, Civic Engagement & Service Learning
 

2013

RESEARCH: Elena Carbone, Head of Department, Nutrition

TEACHING: Margaret Riley, Professor, Biology
 

2012

TEACHING: Nicholas McBride, Associate Professor, Journalism

RESEARCH: Linda Tropp, Professor, Psychology
 

2011

TEACHING: Joseph Krupczynski, Professor, Architecture

RESEARCH: Sandra Petersen, Professor, Veterinary & Animal Sciences

RESEARCH: Margaret Speas, Professor, Linguistics
 

2010

RESEARCH: W. Richards Adrion / Computer Science

TEACHING: Michele Cooke / Geosciences
 

2009

RESEARCH: Joyce Berkman / History

TEACHING: Mari Castañeda / Communication

TEACHING: Todd Crosset / Sport Management

COMMUNITY PARTNER AWARD: Ira Rubenzahl (President of STCC)
 

2008

RESEARCH: Jean Anliker / Nutrition

TEACHING: Jerri Willett / Teacher Education & Curriculum Studies

COMMUNITY PARTNER AWARD: Jane Feroli (Brockton Public Schools)
 

2007

RESEARCH: James Manwell / Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

TEACHING: Daniel Gerber / Public Health

COMMUNITY PARTNER AWARD: Imre Kepes (Co-director of El Arco Iris in Holyoke)
 

2006

RESEARCH: Maureen Perry-Jenkins / Psychology

RESEARCH: Robert Pollin / Economics

TEACHING: Robert L. Ryan / Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning

TEACHING: Nathaniel Whitaker / Mathematics & Statistics

COMMUNITY PARTNER AWARD: Mei-Ju Hwang (Head of China Program in Springfield Public Schools)
 

2005

RESEARCH: Leda Cooks / Communication
 

2004

RESEARCH: Daniel Anderson /Psychology

TEACHING: Robert W. Maloy / Education

 

Distinguished Academic Outreach Award WINNERS by Year

2003

Nancy Cohen / Nutrition

Marla Miller / History

Robert Nakosteen / Finance & Operations Management
 

2002

Sut Jhally / Sociology

Edward Klekowski / Biology

Leda McKenry / Nursing
 

2001

Ruth Hazzard / UMass Extension

Roberta Uno / Humanities & Fine Arts

James Royer / Psychology
 

2000

Arthur S. Keene / Anthropology

John R. Mullin / Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning
 

1999

Ann Forsyth / Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning

Henry Lu / Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning

Patricia McGirr / Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning

David Schimmel / Educational Policy, Research & Administration

M. Christine King / Nursing

Josephine M. Ryan / Nursing

Ronald Prokopy / Food & Natural Resources