John B. Clark, Interim Chancellor of the State University of New York, has announced this yearÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s recipients of the SUNY ChancellorÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Awards for Excellence. Two members of the Cayuga Community College staff and faculty are among those honored:
Edward J. Kowalski, Jr., director of distance learning and special programs, received the ChancellorÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Award for Excellence in Professional Service.
William A. Prosser of the business and economics faculty received the ChancellorÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Across the stateÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s 64 SUNY campuses, 228 faculty and staff members received the 2008 award in various categories. ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œI commend each of them for their dedication and service to their respective campuses, and thank them,ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â said Clark. The SUNY ChancellorÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Award for Excellence honors consistently superior professional achievement, and recognizes honorees as role models within the SUNY community.