Twelve get semiannual staff awards
Dec. 8, 2008
KALAMAZOO--A dozen staff members have received Western Michigan University's fall semiannual Make a Difference Award for 2008-09, along with $250 and a commemorative certificate.
The recipients were honored at an awards reception Dec. 2 in the Bernhard Center's President's Dining Room.
Fall 2008 Make a Difference Award recipients
WMU's Make a Difference awards program is a campuswide, peer-to-peer program that recognizes University staff members for their outstanding accomplishments and daily investment of energy and creativity.
Recipients are selected by a committee of their peers from the participating employee groups of Administrative Professional Association; American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees; Michigan State Employees Association; Police Officers Association; and Professional Support Staff Organization.
Up to 15 staff members may be selected in each of two semiannual award periods. Semiannual winners are eligible for one of four annual awards, which carry a $1,000 prize.
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