CORE Awards

Campus Organization Recognition of Excellence Awards (CORE Awards)

The Campus Organization Recognition of Excellence (CORE) Awards are presented annually to recognize the amazing accomplishments of our student organizations and their members. The CORE Awards give us the opportunity to reflect on the successes of the past year and acknowledge the students and groups that make the WPI campus community so special.

Advisor of the Year

This award recognizes a full-time faculty or staff member who advises a recognized organization at WPI and upholds the university’s Division of Student Affairs and Campus Life core values of advocacy, citizenship, empowerment, inclusion, respect, and support. Nominees are identified as individuals who educate, support, and guide students—all the while, going beyond the call of duty. Nominate Advisor of the Year.

Diversity Program of the Year

This award recognizes an educational and/or entertainment-based program that focuses on the topic of diversity. Nominate Diversity Program of the Year.

Organization of the Year

This award recognizes a student group that has successfully recruited and retained members, planned well-executed programs, and benefitted the WPI and/or local Worcester community. Nominate Organization of the Year

Emerging Leader of the Year

This award recognizes a student leader who has successfully and enthusiastically helped his/her organization to achieve its goals and to better the WPI community as a whole. The nominee does not have to hold an executive leadership position within an organization. Nominate Emerging Leader of the Year

Program of the Year

This award recognizes a student organization that has demonstrated excellence in planning and carrying out a comprehensive, continuous, or one-time program. The program should align with WPI’s Division of Student Affairs and Campus Life core values of advocacy, citizenship, empowerment, inclusion, respect, and support. Nominate Program of the Year.

 

For more information about these awards, please contact the Student Activities Office at sao@wpi.edu.