Civic Engagement Hall of Fame

President Meservey, Marc Boots-Ebenfeld and Hall of Fame 2016 Recipients

The Civic Engagement Hall of Fame is an annual program sponsored by President Patricia Maguire Meservey and the Center for Civic Engagement. 

One recipient is selected from each award category and the awardee is honored at a Hall of Fame Celebration. This year the Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be held April 3, 2017. 

Nominate someone for the 2017 class.

Award Criteria 

The Hall of Fame recognizes individuals for their efforts in addressing social and environmental challenges facing our communities. Nominees must possess sustained commitment and passion for improving, assisting and helping organizations in need through their civic engagement efforts.

Award Categories

All recipients are required to be in attendance at the Hall of Fame induction celebration.

  • Faculty: a Salem State University full-time or part-time faculty member.
  • Staff/Administration: a Salem State University full-time or part-time staff or administration employee.
  • Student: a Salem State University undergraduate or graduate matriculated student.
  • Alumni: an individual that has earned an undergraduate or graduate degree from Salem State University

Past nominees were recognized for:

  • Advocating for and leading programs that support marginalized communities
  • Participating in ongoing service-learning initiatives
  • Coordinating events and programs that address social injustices and support civic causes
  • Serving on boards for non-profit organizations
  • Donating time to tutor and educate children, adult learners and English language learners 

    Click below for more information on the inductees.

    2014 Class  
    2013 Class  
    2012 Class  
    2011 Class  

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