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Support excellence: Submit nominations for the 2022 Outstanding Staff and Supervisor Awards

2022 President's Staff Awards
Nov. 10, 2021

Take the opportunity now to nominate an outstanding staff member, supervisor, or both for their above and beyond work in the past year to support the academic, research and public service mission of the university as part of the prestigious President’s Staff Awards.

FAS celebrates six staff in the prestigious 2021 President’s Outstanding Staff Awards

Outstanding Staff and Supervisor Honorees
May 14, 2021

As part of the President’s Staff Awards, on May 12, the UT Tower was lit in honor of award recipients. Every year the university president honors staff who contribute to the institution’s success by granting 30 Outstanding Staff Awards and four Outstanding Supervisor Awards. This year six FAS staff received the prestigious Outstanding Staff Award.

FAS celebrates service with the President’s 2021 Staff Service Awards

2021 FAS Staff Service Award Recipients
April 21, 2021

As part of the annual President’s Staff Awards, the university recognizes and honors the dedication of employees who have served the university for 10 or more years with its Service Awards. This year the list consists of more than 800 staff across the university, with 185 of those being FAS staff. Within the FAS portfolio, years of service range from 10 to 45. Pictured left is an infographic that breaks down the count of FAS Staff Service Award winners.

UTPD awarded Accreditation with Excellence

CALEA logo
Aug. 6, 2020

Assistant Vice President for Campus Security and Chief of Police David Carter recently announced the University of Texas at Austin Police Department (UTPD) was awarded Accreditation with Excellence on July 30 by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA®). This is the second time UTPD has achieved Accreditation with Excellence, the highest honor the department can receive.

Don’t wait! Nominate your colleagues for 2020 Outstanding Staff and Supervisor Awards

Presidents Staff Awards
Nov. 8, 2019

UT President Greg Fenves and the President’s Staff Awards Committee are seeking nominations for the annual Outstanding Staff Awards and Outstanding Supervisor Awards. These awards recognize important contributions to the university’s success. The deadline to nominate is November 22.

For details about the awards, eligibility and to access the online nomination forms, visit one or both of the following web pages. (You will need to enter your UT EID and password.)

FAS communicators recognized by university for excellence

Kristin Phillips, Communications Coordinator for the Office of Sustainability
Oct. 18, 2019

On Tuesday, October 15, University Communications hosted its first-ever University Excellence in Communications Awards ceremony. Communicators from across the university submitted more than 200 entries. Judges chose three finalists for the twelve categories: Writing, Community Outreach, Media Relations, Websites and Applications, Cross-University Collaboration, Small But Mighty, Social Media, Visual Design, Publications, Marketing and Development Campaigns, Photography, and Video.

UEM’s innovative strategies earn honorable mention for UT

Roberto Del Real, AD, Energy Management and Optimization; Juan Ontiveros, AVP, Utilities, Energy and Facilities Management; and Nick Schroeder, plant energy manager with award
Aug. 16, 2019

Reducing energy consumption on a campus that has doubled in size over the last 40 years, and continues to grow at an aggressive pace, is a challenge that UT’s Utilities and Energy Management (UEM) tackles on a daily basis.

Celebrate 2019 President's Staff Awards through social media

Staff Awards
May 2, 2019

Relive the excitement of the 2019 Staff Awards Ceremony through social media posts from across the University