SVCC HLC Self-Study Document

Sauk Valley Community College
HLC Self-Study Document

September 19-21, 2011

4A.5: Employee Accomplishment

Sauk appreciates the importance of recognizing employee accomplishment, to maintaining morale and a community spirit in the workplace. To that end, the Employee Recognition Committee, chaired by the Human Resources Director, assures that employee recognition occurs regularly and systematically through the following initiatives:

Employee accomplishments and honors appeared in the weekly Sauk Scout, until it was temporarily discontinued in 2011 for redesign. According to the fall 2009 survey, the Scout was read regularly by about two-thirds of employees. However, a review of news releases indicated that information regarding retiree or faculty awards were not released to the local news media.