G-25-0 Louis B. Bart Queary Lifetime Achievement in Higher Education Award

The College when appropriate will award the Louis B. "Bart" Queary Lifetime Achievement in Higher Education Award. The Award will be administered and awarded by the College Affairs Committee.


Eligibility: Faculty, classified, administrator, confidential; 20 years of employment in higher education (.6 FTE or greater); Last 15 years of service at COCC; Current employee of COCC.


Criteria: The Louis B. "Bart" Query Lifetime Achievement in Higher Education award recognizes outstanding quality of service in higher education, demonstrated consistently and broadly over time and evidenced and recognized by the COCC community.

Use the following as guidelines for the nomination.

Significant impact and/or contribution in:

  • Fulfilling COCC's mission
  • Performance in primary assignment
  • Community involvement
  • Professional improvement


Process: The announcement will be made by College Affairs by January 15 of each year, including an explanation of the screening process. Nominations will be sent to the Human Resources Office to verify eligibility and the College Affairs chair to present to the College Affairs committee. Nominations must be received by March 1 in order to be considered for that academic year.


Awarded: Not anticipated to be annual - May, however, be awarded to more than one person per year at End-of-the-Year faculty-staff event (recipient not notified prior to event).