USG accepts nominations for William B. Malevich Award, Distinguished Educator Award St. Thomas Newsroom March 9, 2010 Undergraduate Student Government (USG) is accepting nominations for the William B. Malevich Award and the Distinguished Educator Award. Students are invited to nominate the professors and staff members who have made a difference in their St. Thomas experience. By the William B. Malevich Award, initiated in 1989, USG recognizes the outstanding contributions to the St. Thomas community by an administrator or staff member. The Distinguished Educator Award is presented each year by the USG to an outstanding faculty member who makes a difference on campus and in the lives of students. Nomination packets are available outside of the Leadership Room (MHC 111). Nominations can be returned to the USG Office (MHC 111C) by 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 24, or e-mailed to Elizabeth Motz, USG vice president of academic affairs, by 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 24.