Dr. Sachi Horback and the Faculty of Color Mentorship Program have been chosen by the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) Alliance out of two-year college submissions to the Academic Leaders Toolkit to receive the Bernice Joseph Award for 2018.
The award is named in honor of the late Bernice Joseph, who was a “founding member of the Alliance and former Vice Chancellor for Rural, Community, and Native Education at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.”
Sachi will be presented the award at the upcoming Alliance Annual Meeting held at the Motif Seattle during the Awards Luncheon on April 19th at 12:15. For those of you attending please take note. For more information regarding the Alliance meeting, go to https://www.wiche.edu/alliance/meetings/annual2018.
Sachi, congratulations for all your hard work implementing this invaluable and exemplary program, and for the support it provides faculty of color in our community and technical college system!
P.S.– A more official press release will go out after the award is presented on the 19th so stay tuned!