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Mustang of the Month - July 2023

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Mustang of the Month July 2023 Caitlin Busso

Caitlin’s nominators highlight her superb research skills and innate ability to understand the complexities of the college as true qualities of a Mustang of the Month. Caitlin specializes in making the work accessible and understandable to college personnel who need assistance understanding data and outcomes. As our only researcher, Caitlin is an integral contributor to the transformative work we are engaged in. One nominator writes “Caitlin uses her knowledge to support multiple initiatives and projects that help support our core commitments, she is the hidden gem of Norco College.” Caitlin has supported many college initiatives such as the Student Equity Plan Initiative, Program Review, Title V, Enrollment Management, and Guided Pathways. We have benefited greatly from of her deep institutional knowledge and work in these areas.

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.


Core Commitments 

Access – Be accessible Norco College Be a Mustang Manifesto
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

Nominate TODAY!​