MUN Volunteer Day

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MUN Volunteer Day 2017:

This ceremony aims to recognize outstanding volunteers, both within the community and within the university. At this event, we announce various awards such as the Mun Student Volunteer of the Year, the MUN Staff Volunteer of the Year, the MUN Faculty Volunteer of the Years, and the MUN Club/Society of the Year. Along with these awards, we also aim at recognizing the various programs and events within Memorial that rely annually on student volunteers.

Volunteer Day 2017 will be occurring on April 6th, 2017. We are accepting nominations now! The deadline to submit a nomination has been extended to March 22nd at 3:00 PM. Find the nomination forms below!

Description of Annual Awards:

Student Volunteer of the Year

This award is presented to a student at Memorial who has made exceptional contributions to the community of Memorial, locally, provincially, or globally, through their volunteer efforts during the past year. For the purpose of this award, a student may be pursuing eitherUndergraduate or Graduate programs.

Note: Individuals who fall into multiple categories (i.e. both a student and staff member) may only be considered for one award.

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David Kirkland Student Leadership Award

The David Kirkland Student Leadership Award is presented to a student who has made exceptional contributions to the Memorial community through their leadership and volunteer efforts during the past year. Qualities of this student should include integrity, dedication, humility, creativity, open-mindedness, and dependability. To be eligible, students must possess a minimum average of 65%. For the purpose of this award, a student may be pursuing either Undergraduate or Graduate programs.

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Volunteer Student Group of the Year

This award is presented to a ratified Club, Society or Resource Centre active at Memorial which has made exceptional contributions to campus and community life through their volunteer efforts during the past year. Please be aware that this award is based on the collective volunteer efforts of the members of the student group and not the individual students within the organization. We invite you to nominate individual members for the Student Volunteer of the Year Award or the David Kirkland Student Leadership Award.

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Volunteer Residence of the Year

This award is presented to a Residence at Memorial who has made exceptional contributions to campus and community life through their volunteer efforts during the past year. Please be aware that this award is based on the collective volunteer efforts of the members of the student group and not the individual students within the organization. We invite you to nominate individual members for the Student Volunteer of the Year Award or the David Kirkland Student Leadership Award.

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Volunteer Staff Member of the Year

This award is presented to a staff member at Memorial who has made exceptional contributions to the community of Memorial, locally, provincially, or globally, through their volunteer efforts during the past year. For the purpose of this award, a staff member is defined as a non-student employee of Memorial who cannot be categorized under MUNFA or LUMUN.

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Faculty Volunteer of the Year

This award is presented to a faculty member at Memorial who has made exceptional contributions to the community of Memorial, locally, provincially, or globally, through their volunteer efforts during the past year. For the purpose of this award, a faculty member is defined as an individual that can be categorized under MUNFA or LUMUN.

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Glenn Roy Blundon Award

This award for excellence in disability accommodation is presented to an individual or group for promoting equality and accessibility for Memorial students with disabilities. A list of the previous winners, including faculty, staff, students, academic units, etc. is available at: http://www.mun.ca/blundon/about/award.php

Click here for nomination form Deadline for nominations is March 28th.


 

Past Recipients

MUN Volunteer of theYear

Kayleigh Maxwell (2016)
Meagan Ryan (2015)
Elbonita Kozhani (2014)
David Jerome (2013)
Miranda Polgar (2012)

David Kirkland Student Leadership Award 

Bethany Downer (2016)
Renee Dumaresque (2015)
Ryan Murphy (2014)
Beibei (Linda) Ou (2013)
Jeff Walsh (2012) 

Volunteer Student Group of the Year

Jack.org (2016)
Radhoc Youth Leadership (2015)
Best Buddies (2014)
Engineers Without Borders (2013)
MUN Iranians (2012)

Volunteer Residence of the Year

Cluett Hall (2016)
Curtis House (2015)
East Tower (2014)
Squires House (2013)
Bowater House (2012)

Staff Volunteer of the Year

Tiffany Mitchell (2016)
Holly White (2015)
Kiley Best (2014)
Mahmud Hasan (2013)
Carla Myrick (2012)

Faculty Volunteer of the Year
Dr. Hugh A. Mirolo (2015)
Dr. Micheal Woods (2013)
Barbara Roebothan (2012)

Glenn Roy Blundon Award

The School of Human Kinetics and Recreation (2016) 
The Halloran Family & Angela Farell (Always in Vogue) (2015) 
Mary Garnier, Housing, Food, and Conference Services (2014)
Dr. Leonard Lye & The Tetra Society (2013)
Coughlan House, Student Residence (2012)

 

 

Please do not hesitate to contact the Student Volunteer Bureau with any questions or concerns. You can contact us via email at svb@mun.ca, via phone at 864-4301, or you can visit us at UC-3011, 10:00am-4:00pm. 

Contact

Career Development

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca