University HR Annual Awards

The annual tradition continues! The University HR annual recognition event will be held on Monday, May 1, 2017 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. (room 112).


Please consider nominating a co-worker(s), either an individual or a team for one of three NEW University HR Impact Awards or one of the three traveling plaques.

Supports the organization by empowering, enlightening and motivating others.  Is someone who brings energy and optimism to the work environment; they see the glass as half full rather than half empty and projects positivity unto others. They literally can light up any room by their presence.

Encourages peers to take on a new challenge or go the extra mile in their current role through direct or indirect support. Is achievement oriented and works continuously and tirelessly to achieve University HR’s strategic goals and initiatives.

Fosters change within an organization by recognizing challenges, identifying unsustainable processes and practices and investing their innovative skills to find a solution. Is someone who germinates ideas into plans and is considered an intrapreneur by colleagues.

Traveling Plaques - Universal Competencies

Positive Impact/Achieving Results

Demonstrates the ability to utilize existing resources and learning to achieve or exceed desired outcomes of current and future organizational goals/needs. Able to demonstrate ethical behavior in diverse situations while producing results.

Service Excellence/Customer Focus

Demonstrates the ability to meet or exceed customer service needs and expectations and provide excellent service in a direct or indirect manner. Able to effectively transmit and interpret information through appropriate communication with internal and external customers.

Collaboration and Embracing Diversity

Demonstrates the ability to work with a variety of individuals and groups in a constructive and civil manner while appreciating the unique contribution of individuals from varied cultures, race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity.

Nomination deadline for all awards is close of business on Thursday, April 20, 2017.

University HR Annual Awards

The nomination deadline has passed for the 2017 University HR Impact Awards.