Staff Recognition


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Staff Recognition Day 2024

We are pleased to announce this year's Staff Recognition Day! Make plans to come out to the Arena Auditorium on Tuesday, April 16 from 11am - 1pm. 

There will be games, food and prizes!  Staff have 2.5 hours of release time to attend this event, and there will be transportation provided from main campus to the Gateway Center.


If you have any questions or concerns, contact your Senator or send a message to Thank you for your patience!

Beginning July 12th, all award nominations will be limited to 1300 characters per question.

Employee of the Quarter

Staff Senate coordinates the Employee of the Quarter program. Read more about the award or nominate an employee.


Staff Recognition Day

Staff Recognition Day is an annual event honoring the hard-working staff of the University of Wyoming.  It provides an opportunity to show all staff members how much they are appreciated for everything they do to keep the main UW campus, and the facilities throughout the State of Wyoming, functioning and providing a top-notch educational experience to thousands of students.

This event typically features:

We are proud of the quality of work being done by UW staff members. We encourage both supervisors and colleagues to take a moment and nominate a deserving staff member today! 

For more information, see our Staff Awards page, which identifies each award, the open nomination period for each award, and links to online nomination forms.

Past Years


Staff Recognition Day 2021

Staff Recognition Day 2020

Staff Recognition Day 2019  

Staff Recognition Day 2018 

Staff Recognition Day 2017 

Staff Recognition Day 2016 




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