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.
Applications are being accepted for the 2014 P&A Senate Outstanding Unit Award. The deadline is 5:00 pm on Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
Nomination Guidelines (PDF)
Online Nomination Form
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Past winners have included:
There were 10 nominations for the 2013 Outstanding Unit Award. The winning unit was:
College of Biological Sciences Student Services Office (CBS-SS)
The presentation of the award was made at the May 3 P&A Senate meeting. Following is a photo from this event.
Award presentation (left to right):
Jodi Carlson-Grebinoski (Chair, OUA Selection Committee);
Meaghan Stein (Coordinator for Student Engagement);
Chad Ellsworth (Academic Advisor);
Stefanie Wiesneski (Academic Advisor)