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Diversity & Inclusion Highlight: Facilities Services Add Evening Time Slots and Live Interpretation at Team Meetings

Diversity & Inclusion
Nov. 1, 2022

Facilities Services (FS) has practiced diversity and inclusion in their daily work in many different ways. At their June 2022 all hands meeting they incorporated new practices to add to their efforts which they plan to continue.

Celebrating Winners of the 2022 FAS Core Values Awards

FAS 2022 Awards
June 30, 2022

Dear FAS colleagues,

When we launched the FAS Core Values Awards program back in May, it was with the intent of honoring our colleagues who exemplify our FAS Core Values of Diversity, Innovation, Integrity, Service, Stewardship, and Teamwork as we work towards strategic planning for FAS that will inform future awards.

Celebrating Winners of the 2022 FAS Core Values Awards

FAS 2022 Awards
June 29, 2022

Congratulations to the winners of the 2022 FAS Core Values Awards!

June 30 - You’re Invited to the FAS Employee Appreciation Celebration

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June 23, 2022

Dear FAS colleagues,  

Please take some time and join me on June 30 to celebrate your contributions and reward yourself by participating in the FAS Employee Appreciation festivities.

FAS Appreciation Event less than 2 weeks away

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June 17, 2022

Dear FAS colleagues,

The FAS Appreciation Event is just around the corner, and I’m looking forward to seeing you in person.

FAS Commencement efforts demonstrate FAS Core Values, university pride, and dedication to students

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June 13, 2022

During commencement congratulatory cheers, proud smiles, and encouraging words are shared by many across campus, but these sentiments of praise are not just for graduates. Behind the scenes, FAS employees celebrate what they’ve accomplished to make the annual commencement ceremony memorable for students, families, friends, and the rest of the campus community.

Elliot Reymond-Christensen, TRecs team member, receives UT IT Rising Star Award

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June 9, 2022

Elliot Reymond-Christensen, senior software developer/analyst with Technology Resources (TRecs), has received the 2022 Cathy Lester IT Rising Star Award because of his outstanding contributions and for quickly becoming a vital asset to his team. The award recognizes someone early in their IT career at UT who shows extraordinary promise.

Save the Date: Employee Appreciation Day

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May 24, 2022

Please join FAS Leadership as they show their appreciation to all FAS employees at this come-and-go, interactive event featuring an assortment of entertaining activities. Refreshments will be served. No RSVP is required, but please hold this time on your work calendars to ensure you will be free to attend. More event details will be forthcoming.

University Fleet Operations recognized for exemplary service six years in a row

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May 11, 2022

Six years strong! University Fleet Operations (UFO), part of Parking and Transportation Services, has been recognized for their consistent, exemplary service for the sixth year in a row as one of the 100 Best Fleets by the National Association of Fleet Administrators (NAFA). NAFA is the world’s largest membership association for individuals and teams who manage the vehicular fleet and mobility responsibilities for their employers.

FAS Core Values Awards

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May 9, 2022

Dear FAS colleagues,

En Español

As I mentioned in my recent email about the university’s 10-year strategic plan, there is room within the plan for all of us to make a difference, and we in FAS, as individuals, will be recipients of positive changes to come. One aspect of the plan calls for us to honor and recognize staff achievements more frequently and clearly.