Awards and Recognitions

stephanie richter receiving the staff development catalyst award in 2013

 

2017 AECT Division of Distance Learning Award for Distance Education Best Practice, 2nd (with Jason Rhode and Tracy Miller)

2017 Catalyst Award for Leading Change, Blackboard, Inc. (with Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center)

Selected to serve as a Blackboard MVP by Blackboard, Inc., for excellence in contributions to the Blackboard user community (May 2017 – present).

2017 SPS Council Award for Partnership and Collaboration, Northern Illinois University SPS Council. (with Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center)

2016 POD Innovation Award finalist for “Designing personalized online teaching professional development through self-assessment”. (with Jason Rhode and Tracy Miller)

2016 Supportive Professional Staff Certificate of Recognition awarded by the SPS Council of Northern Illinois University in acknowledgement of contributions to NIU and the Supportive Professional Staff.

2015 Supportive Professional Staff Certificate of Recognition awarded by the SPS Council of Northern Illinois University in acknowledgement of contributions to NIU and the Supportive Professional Staff.

Inducted into the Zeta Gamma chapter of the Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for International Scholars (November 20, 2014).

2014 Exemplary Course Award with Director’s Choice for Courses with Distinction, Blackboard, Inc. (with Faculty development and Instructional Design Center)

2014 Supportive Professional Staff Certificate of Recognition awarded by the SPS Council of Northern Illinois University in acknowledgement of contributions to NIU and the Supportive Professional Staff.

Best Presentation Award, 2014 International Conference on Educational and Informational Technology, Toronto, CA.

2013 Key to the Community Award from Blackboard, Inc. and voted on by the Blackboard Client Community.

2013 Catalyst Award for Teaching and Learning, Blackboard, Inc. (with Faculty development and Instructional Design Center)

2013 Catalyst Award for Staff Development, Blackboard, Inc. (with Faculty development and Instructional Design Center)

2013 Slate Star Award for outstanding contributions and dedicated service to SLATE – Supporting Learning and Technology in Education (Blackboard Midwest Users’ Group).

2012 Catalyst Platinum Award for Community Collaboration, Blackboard, Inc. (with Faculty development and Instructional Design Center)

2011 Slate Star Award for outstanding contributions and dedicated service to SLATE – Supporting Learning and Technology in Education (Blackboard Midwest Users’ Group). (with Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center)

2011 Catalyst Award for Staff Development, Blackboard, Inc. (with Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center)

2011 Supportive Professional Staff Certificate of Recognition awarded by the SPS Council of Northern Illinois University in acknowledgement of contributions to NIU and the Supportive Professional Staff .

Open Badges earned are displayed at j.mp/SLR-badges