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May 19, 2019

staff awards

May 13, 2019

Staff celebrated for impact, innovation at U-M and beyond

Founding an international professional organization. Doubling student voter turnout. Creating a model of workplace flexibility. Teaching thousands of middle school students how to live healthy lives.

These are a few of the remarkable accomplishments of the 2019 University of Michigan Staff Impact Award recipients.

December 6, 2018

Two awards combining to recognize staff innovation, impact

The President’s Staff Innovation Award Program is now a part of the Staff Impact Awards.

The change means there is a single nomination process for staff and teams to be eligible for recognition from both awards, with the President’s Staff Innovation Award now called the President’s Staff Award of Distinction.

September 24, 2018

Nominations sought for Candace J. Johnson Staff Award

Nominations are due by Oct. 31 for the Candace J. Johnson Award for Staff Excellence, which recognizes University of Michigan staff members whose commitment to excellence, teamwork, and a supportive environment make the university a great place to work.

March 12, 2018

LSA staffer Anna Cihak to receive Candace J. Johnson Award

Anna Cihak, student administration manager for the LSA Program in Biology and Undergraduate Program in Neuroscience, will receive the Candace J. Johnson Award for Staff Excellence.

Cihak will receive the award at a reception March 14.

November 16, 2017

New award recognizes positive impact made by staff members

To recognize the outstanding contributions of its staff, the University of Michigan has created the Staff Impact Awards. Created as part of the university's bicentennial celebration, the awards will honor staff, supervisors and work teams that help the university meet its missions.

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