Tommie Award 2008 preliminary voting begins today

Tommie Award 2008 preliminary voting under way

Tommie Award voting for 2008 is under way. Every student, faculty and staff member may vote once for one of the 29 nominees for the 2008 Tommie Award. A profile and photo of each nominee is provided at the voting Web site.

When you access the ballot you may be prompted for your UST username and password. If the prompt asks for a user name, enter UST/ before your user name. If the prompt rejects your username, enter (yourusername) in the username field and then your standard password. If you are not sure of your password, go here.

The voting location may be accessed here or by clicking on the special Tommie Award voting button, which will published daily in Bulletin Today through Wednesday, Dec. 12.

At the conclusion of the preliminary voting in December, three nominees will be announced for the final voting process in mid-February.

The Tommie Award has been presented to a senior annually since 1931. It recognizes achievement in scholarship, leadership and campus involvement. It is the community of St. Thomas that selects the recipient of the award, and it represents the highest ideals of the university.

Nominees for the 2008 Tommie Award are:

  • Audrea N. Bellard
  • Katie C. Berry
  • Vanthana L. (Van) Chounlamountry
  • Michael R. Danielson
  • Joseph W. Dubis
  • Stephanie R. Edquist
  • Nick A. Engbloom
  • Gavin W. Grivna
  • Shara L. Guidry
  • Staci E. Hamilton
  • Ericka M. Leahy
  • Carl T. Mickman
  • Daniel M. Miles
  • Timothy D. Mullee
  • Dietrich T. Nissen
  • Bradley T. Pulles
  • Yolonda Y. Rogers
  • James R. Schultz
  • Susan M. Slattery
  • Jacalyn A. St. Dennis
  • Katherine M. Stanton
  • Dejen G. Tesfagiorgis
  • Sami H. Tierney
  • May Y. Vang
  • Angela W. Wachira
  • Eileen M. Ward
  • Malik D. Watkins
  • Nayila E. Yaro
  • Megan Marie Zweber

The Tommie Award is sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs. For more information contact Brian Dusbiber, (651) 962-4790.