Pride of the Hawk
The MVCC Pride of the Hawk is awarded to a member of the full time professional and classified staff who has recently shown excellence through a specific achievement in one or more of the following areas: learning, accessibility, collaboration, excellence, diversity, affordability, or integrity. This recognition is awarded three times each academic year (October, January, and April) in order to allow the extraordinary efforts of the MVCC to receive professional and classified staff recognition in a timely fashion. (view list of recipients)
The MVCC Employee Recognition Workgroup screens all nominations and recommends candidates for confirmation by the College Cabinet. Each winner is formally recognized in a regularly scheduled meeting of the College Senate and receives a personal desk plaque. Their name also appears on the Pride of the Hawk wall plaque located in the MVCC Board Room in Payne Hall.