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Recognizing Excellence

Employee recognition is not just the polite thing to do for people. Employee recognition is a message that emphasizes and rewards excellence at the University of Nevada, Reno. When recognizing classified staff effectively, you reinforce the actions and behaviors most desired throughout campus.

Classified Employee of the Month

As part of the Staff Employees Council (SEC), the Classified Employees Recognition Committee reviews nominations for outstanding classified employees on a monthly basis and recognizes up to two classified employees each month.

January Employee of the Month
  • Lindsey Ramirez, College of Liberal Arts - Dean's Office

Annual Distinguished Classified Employee

Each year the Staff Employees' Council recognizes one classified staff employee who makes exceptional contributions to UNR. All members of the campus community are encouraged to nominate staff colleagues who deserve this special acknowledgment.

Annual Distinguished Classified Employee
  • 2017 - Nancy Horowitz
  • 2017 Runner-Up, Cheri Briggs

Wolf Cub of the Year Award

The Wolf Cub of the Year award recognizes outstanding full- and part-time classified staff members who exemplify the University's standards for excellence and innovation during their first two years of employment.