Awards, Accomplishments and Recognition


ExCEL Awards

The 2020 ExCEL Awards are cancelled.

Visit the ExCEL web site:

Previous ExCEL Award Recipients:

SAIL Awards        

The 2020 (S.A.I.L.) Awards, are cancelled.

See the Previous Award Recipients here:

S.A.I.L. Award Recipients 2019  including the Office of the Dean of Students Awards: Bishop Robert Smith, Ted Stern and  Alexander Chambliss Connelley Awards

SALA Award Recipients 2018 and prior  (includes Bishop Robert Smith and Ted SternAward Recipients

The Smith, Stern & Connelley Awards:

Salute to Student Affairs

Salute Save the Date 2022

A Salute to Student Affairs will be held Monday, August 8th. Stay tuned for information about our 2022 celebration!

This annual gathering of the entire Division is an opportunity to recognize and show appreciation to all of our staff for their dedication to the College of Charleston community throughout the year.  

Student Affairs Award Winners

Congratulations to

  • Temporary Staff Employee of the Year ($1,500 prize for the primary recipient and $500 prize to two additional recipients): Sara Coleman, Fitness Coordinator, Campus Recreation Services 

Sara Coleman

  • Outstanding Staff Member Presidential Service Award ($1,500 prize for the recipient): Bridget McLernon-Sykes, Director of Student Health Services

Bridget McLernon-Sykes

and College of Charleston Staff Awards Previous Recipients