Congratulations Employees of the 1st Quarter
The Staff Senate is pleased to announce the University of Arkansas Employees of the 1st Quarter Awards for 2019-20.
Winners for the 1st quarter are:
Category I – Professional/Non-Faculty - Academic
- Trisha Blau, assistant director for programming, Office of Student Activities
Category I – Professional/Non-Faculty - Administrative
- Mark Larmoyeux, director of technology for the Graduate School and International Education
Category II – Secretarial/Clerical
- Amanda Sanders, administrative specialist, Department of Physics
Category III – Technical/Paraprofessional
- Julie Brogan, applications specialist, Cell and Molecular Biology Program, and Graduate and International Recruiting and Admissions
Category IV – Skilled/Service/Maintenance
- Gabriel Grider, CUGB coordinator, Facilities Management
Congratulations to all these employees for their hard work and service!
Each award winner will receive a certificate and a monetary award for their selection. Employee of the Quarter recipients will also be submitted as candidates for the Employee of the Year. For more information about the Employee of the Quarter program, please visit the Staff Senate website.
Travis Hefley, chair, EOY/EOQ Committee
Asmita Singh, a doctoral student in food science, will have results of her research published in the March issue of the peer-reviewed journal Food Quality and Preference.
Weston Waldo has been named venture development program manager in the Office of Technology Ventures. Waldo, whose name is 王卫地 in Chinese, began his appointment on Oct. 1.
The Northwest Arkansas Council released a study and recommendations by The Sustainability Consortium based on the movement of recyclable materials.
The U of A supports these transferring students with scholarship opportunities like the Arkansas Transfer Achievement Scholarship, as well as guides to course equivalencies and transfer planning.
This program is open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors with a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher from any discipline and includes a paid, 12-week assignment with a host organization. Apply by Friday, Nov. 13.