What are the Golich Awards?

These awards honor talented and driven faculty, staff and student-employees. Golich Award winners are shining examples of inclusive leadership at work. They use their unique gifts and talents to make MSU Denver a richer, more innovative and more successful university. Most importantly, they help students thrive. Most awards are determined by open nomination, with specialized awards selected by a group of peers.

Awards in this category include:

  • Teaching Excellence Awards (selected by committee)
  • Chair Excellence Award
  • Excellence in Online Teaching Award (selected by committee)
  • Open Educational Resource Champion Award (selected by committee)
  • Outstanding Mentor for Undergraduate Research (selected by committee)
  • Staff and Administrator Excellence Awards: Administrator, Classified and Student Employee
  • Student Employee of the Year
  • Student Employee Supervisor of the Year
  • Outstanding Professional Advisor Award
  • Outstanding Faculty Advisor