News Category: stewardship

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.

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.

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.

UT Austin Receives Recognition for Its Tree Management and Conservation Efforts

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April 15, 2022

April 29 is National Arbor Day and last month The University of Texas at Austin earned 2021 Arbor Day Foundation Tree Campus Higher Education recognition for its commitment to promoting healthy trees and educating the campus community—all thanks to the efforts of Landscape & Integrated Building Services and its Urban Forestry team, as well as contributing students, staff, faculty and other campus partners. This marks the fourteenth consecutive year that the university has received this honor.

Celebrate Earth Month in April by taking advantage of these events and resources

Earth Month Celebration
April 5, 2022

April 22 is Earth Day and to celebrate in the weeks leading up to the event, we are sharing some campus resources that help preserve our planet’s health by empowering you to participate in and, hopefully, pick up some new habits!

From plant life to wildlife, caring for campus grounds is a collaborative effort

Feb. 22, 2022

Winter Storm Uri impacted much of campus life, landscaping not excluded. The unprecedented extreme weather resulted in dead or damaged plant life across camps.