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P&A Senate Outstanding Unit Award

The P&A Senate wishes to recognize units of the University of Minnesota that are judged to be exemplary in their support of P&A staff and the critical role P&A employees fulfill in supporting the University's mission.

The 2014 nomination process is now complete.

Nomination Guidelines (PDF)

The selected unit receives a plaque as well as wide-spread public recognition on all University campuses through a marketing campaign designed to highlight best practices in regard to P&A employees. In addition, the P&A Senate provides $1,000 monetary award that must be utilized to support a unit-centered, P&A professional development activity, coordinated by the winning unit's P&A Senate representative(s).

Questions regarding the P&A Senate Outstanding Unit Award can be directed to Jodi Carlson Grebinoski, Professional Development and Recognition Subcommittee Co-Chair, at

Past winners have included:

There were 7 nominations for the 2014 Outstanding Unit Award. The winning unit is:

Rothenberger Institute

Following is a photo from the presentation on May 2.

Awardees with plaque
Award presentation (left to right): Christine Peper (Co-Chair, Professional Development & Recognition Subcommittee), Xiong Yang, Laurie Lucachick, Amy LimBybliw, Sarah Sevcik, Sarah Keene, Jerri Kjolhaug, and Jodi Carlson-Grebinoski (Co-Chair, Professional Development & Recognition Subcommittee).