Awards and Scholarships « WLUFA

Awards and Scholarships

WLUFA Bursary

The Wilfrid Laurier Faculty Association Bursary was created by the Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty Association (WLUFA) to help address the financial challenges that students face while attending university. WLUFA has been assistng students financially since the early 1990′s.

StudentProgram of StudyYear of StudyAcademic Year
Aakash UkraniHonours Business Administration and Honours Financial Math (Coop)22011/2012
Ellen CheryHonours Communication Studies12012/2013

 


Lorimer Equal Chance Award

StudentProgram of StudyYear of StudyAcademic Year
Michael JayHonours Psychology: Comprehensive12011/2012
Kimberly CawleyHonours Kinesiology & Physical Education (BA)12012/2013
Michael JayGeneral BA - No Designation (Faculty of Science)22012/2013

 



Teaching Scholar Award Recipients

YearTeaching Scholar Award RecipientsDepartment
2003Dr. Cynthia ComacchioHistory
2004Dr. Carol DuncanReligion & Culture
2005Dr. David DochertyPolitical Science
2006 Dr. Dana SawchukSociology
2007 Dr. Philippa GatesEnglish & Film Studies
2008 Dr. George UrbaniakHistory
2009Dr. Lynne ShakinovskyEnglish & Film Studies
2010 Dr. Karljurgen Feuerherm Archaeology & Classical Studies
2011 Dr. Paul TiessenEnglish & Film Studies

 


Wilfrid Laurier University Award for Teaching Excellence

This award was established to honour those full-time faculty and part-time contract academic staff members who excel in teaching. Up to two recipients (one full-time faculty member and one part-time contract academic staff member) may receive the award each year. Recipients of the WLU Award for Teaching Excellence will be expected to have:

  1. a comprehensive knowledge of the subject matter;
  2. established a reputation among students and colleagues for superior teaching, including the ability to interest and motivate students to achieve high standards;
  3. demonstrated clearly that efforts are made to keep abreast of new teaching methods, curriculum development and course design; and
  4. made a contribution to the enhancement of the educational activities and responsibilities of the University

 

YearAward for Teaching Excellence RecipientDepartment/FacultyPosition
2001Michel Desjardins
Sheila McKee-Protopapas
Religion & Culture
Biology
full-time faculty
part-time contract academic staff
2002Cynthia ComacchioHistory full-time faculty
2003Howard Teall
Sherrene Kevan
Business
Biology
full-time faculty
part-time contract academic staff
2004 Carol Duncan
Richard Ennis
Religion & Culture
Psychology
full-time faculty
part-time contract academic staff
2005Robert Gebotys
Joanna Ochocka
Psychology
Psychology
full-time faculty
part-time contract academic staff
2006Catherine BlackLanguages & Literatures full-time faculty
2007

Nora Znotinas
Marshall Ward
Physics & Computing
Fine Arts
full-time faculty
2008 Mary-Louise Byrne
Camie Condon
Stephen Connor
Geography & Environmental Studies
Psychology
History
full-time faculty
part-time contract academic staff
teaching assistant
2009 Bill McTeer
John Stephens
Lisa Funnell
Kin. & P.E
Psychology
English & Film Studies
full-time faculty
part-time contract academic staff
teaching assistant
2010Eileen Wood
Fiona Rawle
Tammy Rowe
Kyle Crawford
Psychology
Biology
Communication Studies
School of Business
full-time faculty
part-time contract academic staff
teaching assistant
teaching assistant
2011Steve MacNeil
Edmund Pries
Emily Macdonald
Chemistry
Global Studies
Biology
full-time faculty
part-time contract academic staff
teaching assistant

 


WLUFA Scholarship

The Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty Association Scholarship was created by the Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty Assocation (WLUFA) to reward those students who are actively engaged in the community and making meaningful contributions through their volunteer efforts, while also balancing the many demands that come with achieving high academic success. WLUFA has been rewarding students in this manner since the early 1990′s.

StudentProgram of StudyYear of StudyAcademic Year
Alexandra McDonnell2009/2010
Katelyn Black2010/2011
Keyena SmithHonours Contemporary Studies22011/2012

 

Below: Michael Skelton, Past-president, and recipient Alexandra McDonnell at the 2009/2010 Awards Ceremony.


CAS Academic and Community Service Award for Full and Part Time Students:

These awards were created by Wilfrid Laurier University and WLUFA, on behalf of the Contract Academic Staff (CAS), to recognize outstanding undergraduate students who combine good academic achievement with volunteer work in the local community.  Click here to see the Description of Endowment and Eligibility for Awards from the Statement of Understanding Nov. 25, 2008.

StudentProgram of StudyYear of StudyAcademic Year
Sarah BorgesHonours Contemporary Studies/BEd (Laurier Brantford)42009/2010
Laura GilbertHonours Music: Music Education (Faculty of Music)32009/2010
Jessica MatsonHonours Leadership (Laurier Brantford)42009/2010
Siraj MithoowaniHonours Chemistry (Faculty of Science)32009/2010
Claire Watton2010/2011
Robin CrockerHonours Contemporary Studies22011/2012
Luke DreyerHonours Criminology with General Contemporary Studies32011/2012
Ryan NeufeldHonours Psychology: Research Specialist42011/2012
Chadwick PoonHonours Business Administration (Co-op)22011/2012
Dorothy VuHonours Contemporary Studies and English52011/2012
Karen BlumenstockHonours Music: Therapy Stream22012/2013
Christina DemeterHonours Contemporary Studies/BEd Primary (Br)42012/2013
Benjamin GuestHonours Health St with Gen Cont St (Brant)42012/2013
Robyn HobbsHonours Environmental St. with Admin Option42012/2013
Justin MorrisHonours Psychology: Comprehensive (BSc)32012/2013

 

Below: Robert Kristofferson, WLUFA Executive Member , and recipient Claire Watton at the 2010/2011 Awards Ceremony.


Teaching and Academic Librarianship Award

OCUFA Service Award

Lorimer Award

Status of Women Award of Distinction

The Henry Mandelbaum Graduate Fellowship


Created on: Thursday, February 11th, 2010

Last updated on: Thursday, August 1st, 2013