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Nominations open for the 2024 Administrative Improvement Award

February 5, 2024

Since 2013, the Administrative Improvement Awards have recognized outstanding work in customer service, process design or redesign, innovation or development that has resulted in improved effectiveness and efficiency, new revenue growth, cost or time savings, improved service delivery, or other benefits.

10 receive University Staff Recognition Awards

June 27, 2023

The winners are recognized for achievements that include promoting the image of the university, demonstrating excellence, showing leadership, recommending innovative ideas and creating a welcoming workplace.

Job Rotation Program participant receives Administrative Improvement Award

April 26, 2023

The university's professional leadership development pipeline, the Job Rotation Program, positioned one program member to win a team Administrative Improvement Award for contributions to process improvements in the School of Nursing.

Meet the 2023 Academic Staff Excellence Award Winners

April 18, 2023

Each year, UW–Madison recognizes outstanding academic staff members who’ve excelled in leadership, public service, research and teaching. They bring the university’s mission to life and ensure that the Wisconsin Idea extends far beyond the campus and the state.

Administrative Improvement Awards recognize five outstanding and innovative teams across UW–Madison

March 30, 2023

The awards recognized a combined total of 33 employees for their work in administrative process redesign, process development and customer service innovations that result in improved efficiency, revenue, cost savings or service delivery.

OHR recognizes collaborative responses to campus challenges

March 2, 2023

The HR Partner Team Awards recognized three outstanding examples of strategic thinking, process improvement and partnership.

Malia Jones receives UW System award

June 2, 2021

Jones, an associate scientist with the Applied Population Laboratory for the past six years, studies infectious disease epidemiology, herd immunity, and spatial variation in vaccine coverage.

Postdoc Excellence Awards recognize outstanding UW–Madison postdocs and faculty

April 27, 2021

The UW–Madison Postdoctoral Association, a volunteer-led advocacy group supported by the Office of Postdoctoral Studies, launched the awards to honor postdocs for their efforts.

2020 Academic Staff Excellence Awards

April 28, 2020

Academic staff members bring UW–Madison’s mission to life — they are gifted teachers, world-class researchers, dedicated administrators, and more. Right now, their creativity and dedication are more apparent and more needed than ever.

Curator at ag station helps growers keep close watch on potato health

November 3, 2017

By monitoring sugar levels, frying test batches of potato chips, and other techniques, Sam Perez helps growers decide when to market their stored potatoes.

Awards recognize staff contributions across campus

April 20, 2017

Experts in such diverse areas as business practices, animal research, agricultural equipment and building maintenance are just a few of the many university staff who keep the wheels of UW–Madison turning.