Mustang of the Month - January 2021
David was selected for his passion and dedication to student success through the engagement and career centers, his work in student onboarding, student employment, career centered counseling, and the Norco College Success Network. His nominator writes, “Guided Pathways can prove to be a difficult puzzle to put together but he is able to put the pieces together and then help explain the reasoning in a way that people understand and become motivated.” They go on to say that despite his busy schedule, David makes time to listen to students and colleagues in need of his assistance, “he is one of the most thoughtful and hardworking individuals I have ever met.”
Mustang of the Month is designed to highlight employees that exemplify Norco College's core commitments mentioned below.
Nominations are solicited from Norco College employees. The college president will select a recipient each month whose achievements fit the criteria.
Award recipients will receive corral bucks and college-wide recognition.
Access – Be accessible
Equity – Be equity minded
Student Success – Champion and celebrate student success
Expertise – Be an expert in your field
Mutual Respect – Practice mutual respect with a belief in personal dignity
Collegiality – Be an excellent colleague accepting different perspectives with respect
Inclusiveness – Be inclusive
Integrity – Model integrity by maintaining an open, honest, and ethical space
Quality – Be a person of quality in all things
Environmental Stewardship – Foster environmental responsibility
Innovation – Innovate, inspire & seek creative solutions
Civic Engagement – Engage and listen to the Norco College Community