News Category: stewardship

UT Austin again earns global recognition for sustainability efforts

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Nov. 14, 2022

As The University of Texas at Austin continues its work toward a greener campus, it is being globally recognized for its efforts. 

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.

Continuing Flexible Work Arrangements (FWAs)

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Sept. 16, 2022

Flexible Work Arrangements (FWAs) predate the COVID-19 pandemic and have long been a powerful business strategy that promotes worker retention, morale, and productivity.

UT renews commitment to historically underutilized businesses in vendor-focused advocacy event

AVP Roy Anasagasti addressing the HUB conference
Aug. 8, 2022

In the first in-person event hosted by Procurement and Payment Services since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Senior Vice President Darrell Bazzell and Assistant Vice President of Procurement and Payment Services Roy Anasagasti renewed the university’s commitment to providing contract opportunities to the state’s historically underutilized businesses (HUBs).

UEM’s Mechanical Distribution supports researchers studying university’s water distribution system

Fire hydrant on campus with sensors and gauges attached to measure water pressure
July 8, 2022

Water pressure and quality on campus are probably things many staff, faculty, and students take for granted and don’t spend a lot of time thinking about. But for Dr. Lina Sela, assistant professor in the Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, they are on her mind a lot as she and her colleagues collect and analyze data about the university’s water distribution system.

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

Main stage of commencement showing speakers and digital screens
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.