Division of Student Affairs

Student Affairs Staff Awards

Posted on Friday, May 9th, 2014 by C F under Uncategorized.

On May 7, 2014 staff from the Division of Student Affairs gathered for an annual year-end celebration. During the event, staff members received pins for years of service. In addition, the following awards were presented for outstanding service:

EmilyUnsung Hero Award:
Emily Nanna, Housing & Residence Life
Awarded to an individual who works quietly behind the scenes for the good of Student Affairs and UNCG and who, though not publicly celebrated, demonstrates leadership through dedication and service.





ErikTeam Player Award:
Erik Unger, Campus Recreation
This award is given to a Student Affairs employee who treats other team members with respect. They consider the ideas and opinions of others, share information, willingly accept responsibility, and work beyond their office and/or department. Utilizing strong interpersonal skills, they work towards maintaining harmonious relationships and enhance both team productivity and broader university collaboration.



Auxiliary ServicesPartnership Award:
Auxiliary Services
This award is presented to either a person or a department for their collaborative efforts with Student Affairs.  The department and or person are presented this award because they have worked with Student Affairs to create and implement a program, assist with a crisis or community event that affected the campus, or provide Student Affairs with opportunity to learn about new trends in the field of higher education through research or teaching.



PatrickStudent Affairs Employee of the Year:
Patrick Madsen, Career Services Center
This award recognizes a Student Affairs employee who has displayed exemplary performance both in the employee’s own responsibilities as well as service to the division, university, and community beyond assigned duties for the division of Student Affairs and UNCG.




BarbaraLegacy of Excellence Award:
Barbara Gainey, Housing & Residence Life
Barbara is the first recipient of this new award, which is presented to employees who have created a legacy of excellence, supported student success, and provided outstanding contributions to the division and the University for a minimum of seven years. The candidate should have answered the University’s call to Do something bigger altogether.