Hall of Fame


The Cochise College Hall of Fame honors former students, faculty/staff and community leaders who have made a major contribution to the mission and goals of Cochise College, or who have contributed in a significant way to the lives of others after being a part of the Cochise College community. Honorees have demonstrated a deep connection to Cochise College, or have made a substantial contribution to the college through personal time, effort and interest.

The 2017 Hall of Fame Induction is planned for Fall 2017. The deadline for early nomination review is Jan. 31, 2017. The final nomination deadline is May 30, 2017.

 

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Timeline

Early Nomination Deadline

January 31, 2017

Nominations Accepted

Through May 30, 2017

Inductees Notified

July/August 2017

Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

October/November 2017 (tentative)

Nomination Categories

Individuals and groups may be inducted into the Hall of Fame one time but may meet criteria for more than one category. The selection committee reserves the right to grant induction in a category for which the candidate has not been specifically nominated.

Criteria

  • The nominee must have helped bring recognition and prominence to Cochise College by achieving outstanding success in his/her career or volunteer effort. This might include national or regional leadership or recognition for accomplishments of a newsworthy nature, or it might include improving the lives of others.
  • The nominee must be in good standing with the college and its departments (i.e. academic divisions, athletic department, and business office).
  • There must be no evidence that the nominee brought discredit or dishonor to the college or to his/her career and/or profession.
  • The nominee must have been and continue to be of outstanding quality, high moral character and integrity.
  • The Selection Committee may take into consideration a significant accomplishment following the nominee’s time at Cochise College.
  • The nominee may be inducted posthumously.

  • All individual members of a team/group of students must be or have been registered and attended classes at Cochise College.
  • The team/group nominee must have helped bring recognition and prominence to Cochise College by achieving outstanding success in athletic endeavor, career or volunteer efforts. This might include national or regional leadership or recognition for accomplishments of a newsworthy nature, or it might include improving the lives of others.
  • The Selection Committee may consider teams who won a state and/or national championship.
  • The Selection Committee may take into consideration a significant accomplishment following the nominee’s time at Cochise College.

  • The nominee must have made a major contribution to the college or the community, either through a body of work, or a one-time event, award or accomplishment.
  • There must be no evidence that the nominee brought discredit or dishonor to the college or to his/her career and/or profession.
  • The nominee must have been and must continue to be of outstanding quality, high moral character and integrity.
  • The Selection Committee may take into consideration a significant accomplishment following the nominee’s career at Cochise College.
  • The nominee may be inducted posthumously.

  • The nominee must have actively supported the college or the mission of higher education in Cochise County.
  • The nominee must have made efforts that have positively affected Cochise College, a group of students at Cochise College, or a single student at Cochise College, making the experience more meaningful for the participants.
  • The nominee must have been and continue to be of outstanding quality, high moral character and integrity.

Nomination Materials

Please review the qualifying criteria information in the Nomination Categories section before making your recommendation. Nomination information may be incorporated into publicity, so accuracy and relevance are important.

All nominations and deliberations are confidential. Self-nominations and nominations of current Cochise College employees will not be accepted.

All nominations and supporting materials for the 2017 Cochise College Hall of Fame must be submitted by May 30, 2017.

  • Completed form. Online Nomination Form (below) – PDF Nomination Form
  • Two letters of recommendation; additional letters may be submitted. Recommendation letters should provide specifics about why and how the nominee meets or exceeds the criteria for Hall of Fame induction in the category for which he/she is nominated, made a major contribution to the mission and goals of Cochise College, or in the lives of others, and demonstrated a deep connection to Cochise College.
  • A resume or detailed biographical statement