Congratulations Employees of the 2nd Quarter
The Staff Senate is pleased to announce the University of Arkansas Employee of the 2nd Quarter Awards for 2020-21.
Selections for the 2nd quarter are:
Category I - Professional/Non-Faculty - Academic
Veronica Mobley, Assistant Director of Study Abroad, Office of Study Abroad and International Exchange
Category I - Professional/Non-Faculty - Administrative
Mary Skinner, Director of Student Activities, Office of Student Activities
Category II - Secretarial/Clerical
April McDowell, Graduation and Commencement Supervisor, Office of the Registrar
Category III - Technical/Paraprofessional
Karmen Boddie, Computer Support/Records Analyst, Environmental Health and Safety
Category IV - Skilled/Service/Maintenance
Tony Frazier, Institutional Services Supervisor ZONE E, Facilities Management
Congratulations and thank you to these exceptional staff members for their hard work and service! They 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.
Nominations are now being accepted for Employee of the 3rd Quarter. The deadline to nominate a staff member for this quarter is April 15, 2021. For more information about the Employee of the Quarter program, please visit the Staff Senate website.
Autumn Parker, chair, EOQ/EOY committee
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In collaboration with the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, U of A's Asian Pacific Americans Employee Impact Group and Ensemble HanSori pay musical tribute and remembrance through a video.
Megan Rodgers, an International and Global Studies student at the U of A, has been selected to present at the 2021 Notre Dame Student Peace Conference, April 15-17.
Understanding the Short Fiction of Carson McCullers has been recognized as a Finalist in the 23rd annual Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards in the category of Women's Studies. Casey Kayser, assistant professor of English, co-edited the collection.
Second-year law students Collin Heard and Donta Dismuke won the final round of Board of Advocates Negotiations Competition held on April 9 via Zoom.