At the November 7 ACAC meeting Dr. Jim Dolan, Chair Emeritus of the Academic Computing Advisory Committee, presented Dr. Joel Cohen with a special citation plaque that recognized his service to academic computing.
The citation on the award plaque reads:
KNOW ALL PERSONS BY THESE PRESENTS THAT
Whereas: Dr. Joel Cohen has worked tirelessly for over 25 years to foster the development of academic computing at Canisius College, and
Whereas: Dr. Joel Cohen was one of the founding forces behind the creation of the Academic Computing Advisory Committee, and
Whereas: In all major technology projects on campus, Dr. Joel Cohen has shared information and sought the input of, and listened to, advice and feedback from the broader campus community, and
Whereas: Dr. Joel Cohen has always approached his duties with grace, calm demeanor, and gentle good humor, and
Whereas: Dr. Joel Cohen has demonstrated keen judgment, encyclopedic knowledge, and sharp acumen regarding educational technology, and
Whereas: In every respect, Dr. Joel Cohen has proven himself to be an industrious, reliable, and honorable colleague, now
Therefore, let it be resolved this 7th day of November, 2012, that:
We, the members of the Academic Computing Advisory Committee, do heartily commend and earnestly thank Dr. Joel Cohen for his many years of effective and highly successful leadership in the promotion of academic computing at Canisius College.
By Unanimous Declamation
Academic Computing Advisory Committee
This 7th Day of November, 2011