NCSSD Awards

NCSSD has been recognized for its contributions to the special education field as evidenced by receipt of awards from various organizations. Between 1999 and 2007, NCSSD (formerly NCLID) and its staff have been recognized with 20 awards!

1999

Outstanding Achievement in Sponsored Programs - Kay Alicyn Ferrell

2000

Graduate Dean's Citation for Outstanding Dissertation - Sunhi Bak

Strohbehn Internship, Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) - Nathan Lowell

ECT Foundation Mentor Scholarship, Educational Communications and Technology (ECT) Foundation - Nathan Lowell

2001

Academic Excellence Certificate for Outstanding Academic Accomplishment, UNC Cesar Chavez Cultural Center - Silvia Correa

Kathryn Maxfield Award, Division III of the Association for Education & Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired - Kay Ferrell

College Scholar, University of Northern Colorado - John Luckner

SPARC Outstanding Sponsored Program Achievement Award - John Luckner

Best Practice Award for the Innovative Use of Technology, from the American Association for Colleges of Teacher Education - Western Regional Graduate Program in Blindness and Visual Impairment

Program of Excellence designation by the Colorado Commission on Higher Education - Master's Degree in Special Education, Emphasis in Low-Incidence Disabilities

2002

A.M. & Jo Winchester Distinguished Scholar Award, University of Northern Colorado - Kay Ferrell

Strohbehn Internship, Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) - Stephanie Roberts

2003

Graduate Dean's Citation for Outstanding Dissertation - Jennifer Howell

SPARC Outstanding Sponsored Program Achievement Award - John Luckner

2004

Graduate Dean's Citation for Excellence - Nathan Lowell

Graduate Dean's Citation for Outstanding Dissertation - Silvia Correa

Outstanding Contributions to the Fields of Communication Disorders and Deafness - John Luckner

Don B. Davidson Award for Excellence in Inclusion in Education, Colorado Developmental Disabilities Council - Lewis Jackson

2005

President’s Award for Leadership, Colorado Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired - Kay Alicyn Ferrell

2007

Ray McGeorge Award from the National Federation of the Blind of Colorado -- Kay Alicyn Ferrell