Three SWOSU Employees Honored as Brandy Award Winners


Brandy Awards
Brian Adler (from left), Dr. Les Crall and Josh Collins were selected by Southwestern Oklahoma State University students as Administrator, Faculty and Staff of the Year, respectively, as SWOSU. The employees were honored at a recent reception on the SWOSU campus. Making the presentations were (far right) Sarah Webb, representing the students and Collegiate Activities Board.

Dr. Les Crall, Josh Collins and Brian Adler are the winners of the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Brandy Awards for 2008.

The Brandy Awards are to honor the faculty, administrator and staff of the year and were chosen by SWOSU students who voted during the recent SGA elections. All three winners received a traveling Brandy Award plus an engraved pen/clock set.

Crall was chosen SWOSU Faculty Member of the Year. He is chair of the Department of Entrepreneurship & Computer Systems in the SWOSU School of Business & Technology. He is in his 16th year at SWOSU. 

Collins is Staff Member of the Year and is director of Neff Hall Residence Hall. He has been in that position since 2004. 

Adler is the Administrator of the Year. He is director of public relations & marketing at SWOSU. Adler is in his 22nd year at SWOSU.  

All SWOSU employees were invited to a recent reception hosted by the Collegiate Activities Board as part of staff, administrators and faculty appreciation week. Employees received various gifts throughout the week from CAB.