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Established in 2010, the Shirley Aceto Award is awarded annually at William & Mary "to a member of the instructional or professional faculty "who demonstrates most fully a commitment to excellence in service for the common good." Established in 2010, the award is named for Shirley Aceto, whose dedicated service to the College as assistant to the provost spanned nearly four decades."1

The recipient is selected on a College-wide basis by a committee appointed by the president of the College and is acknowledged at Commencement Ceremonies each May.

Aceto Award Recipients

2011: Katherine Kulick

2012: Chon Glover

2013: Colleen Kennedy

2014: Cory Springer

2015: Eric Bradley

2016: Maria Elena Pada

2017: Susan Grover

2018: Sharon Zuber

2019: Gene Roche

2021: Jeremy Martin and Sallie Marchello

2022: Angela Leruth

2023: Peel Hawthorne




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