Intern of the Year
Dale Dubois was honored as the 2013 Intern of the Year at the 7th Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony held in May 2013. During his internship, Dale served as the Information Technology intern for Ozinga Bros. Inc. in Mokena. "Dale proved to be an outstanding intern. He was focused and always ready and willing to accept any tasks given," his nominator stated. Dale was hired full-time upon completion of his internship.
Internship Employer of the Year
Laurie Anema, director of Financial Aid at Moraine Valley, was selected as the 2013 Internship Employer of the Year. Her nominator wrote that she "demonstrated great leadership by providing the utmost care and support to her team. The internship experience provided me with a much better understanding of the Financial Aid Department, and as a result, I feel I have developed both personally and professionally thanks to Laurie Anema."
Awards and Recognition received by the Job Resource Center
2012—Cooperative Education and Internship Association Student Achievement Award-Honorable Mention, Lacee Kallemeyn
2011—Midwest Cooperative Education and Internship Association Student Scholarship Award, Elaine Conner
2010—Cooperative Education and Internship Association Student Achievement Award—Honorable Mention, Tina Sawa
2009—Midwest Cooperative Education and Internship Association Student Scholarship Award, Krystal McPherson
2009—Moraine Valley Community College Innovation of the Year Award, 2nd Annual Intern and Employer Meeting and Awards Ceremony
2008—Midwest Cooperative Education and Internship Association Student Scholarship Award, Tracy McGrath
2008—American College Personnel Association Commission for Student Development in the Two-Year College New Innovative Program, 2007 Intern/Employer Meeting
2007—Midwest Cooperative Education and Internship Association Best Practice Award, 2007 Intern/Employer Meeting