posted on June 19: Staff award winners honoured at reception today


All members of the University community are invited to attend a reception today to honour this year's recipients of the 2000 President's Awards for Outstanding Service.

The award winners are individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the McMaster community in the previous year. The seven staff members were nominated by co-workers, colleagues and supervisors for the annual awards.

Human Resources, on behalf of University President Peter George, is hosting the reception today (June 19) from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Great Hall, University Club.

The Merit Award Recipients are:

  • Steven Beierl, Career Planning & Employment Centre
  • Marvin Gunderman, Department of Biology
  • Doris Hutchison, Departments of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Diane Kerss, School of Graduate Studies
  • Liza Thong, Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics

The Special Award Recipients are:

  • Susan Birnie, School of Rehabilitation Science
  • Deane Maynard, School of Geography & Geology.

Please see the previous Daily News story, Seven staff honoured with President's Awards for
Outstanding Service
, for more coverage of the award winners.