Awards

Staff Academic Award

The Staff Academic Award is designed to assist a staff employee who is furthering their educational goals.An academic award of $500 will be given each spring and fall to a staff employee. The award will be presented during a Staff Council meeting at the beginning of each semester for which it is granted. The award is sponsored by Chico State Administration. 

Eligibility

To be eligible the applicant must be: Currently employed on a half-time or greater basis as a staff member of CSU, Chico, Associated Students, University Foundation, or the Research Foundation. The applicant must also be attending or planning to attend an accredited institution of higher education and enrolled in classes for the semester in which they are applying for the award.

Application Submission

The Fall 2018 Stafff Academic Award application period will be open from October 1, 2018 through October 31, 2018. Applications are due by 12:00pm on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Submit forms to the Staff Council office at Sierra Hall Annex (zip 160) or c/o Erin Tarabini, Kendall Hall 220 (zip 010). Questions regarding the Staff Academic Award may be directed to Staff Recognition Chair, Erin Tarabini, x5195.

 

2017 Fall Academic Award Recipient

At the February 2018 Staff Council meeting Jennifer Gruber from the Office of International Education was presented with the Fall 2017 Staff Academic Award. We wish her the best as she continues with her educational goals!


Staff Excellence Awards

staff excellence 2016

Pictured left to right:  2016 Wildcat Spirit Award - Brooke McCall, Wildcat
Recreation Center; 2016 Outstanding Staff Employee of the Year Award -
Kathleen Moroney, Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs,
2016 Customer Service Award - Bev Langston, Risk Management

*Photo Credit:  Jason Halley, University Photographer

Staff Employee of the Year Award

Our 2016 Staff Employee of the Year was announced at the 46th Annual Staff Awards Luncheon on Thursday, May 24th. This esteemed award is presented to a staff employee of CSU, Chico for his or her outstanding service.  Nominees must be a nonacademic, state, Research Foundation, University Foundation or Associated Student employee working at least half-time or greater. Award recipients are chosen based on personal contributions to the campus, their relationships with people and University-wide service. 

Past Outstanding Staff Employee of the Year List 1974-2014

2016 Staff Employee of the Year

We congratulate Kathleen Moroney, Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, for being selected as CSU, Chico's 20156Outstnading Staff Employee of the Year for 2016!
Thank you, Kathleen, for all you do for our CSU, Chico campus!

EOTY 2016

Pictured:  Kathleen Moroney;Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
*Photo Credit:  Jason Halley; University Photographer

We also congratulate our additional Outstanding Staff Employee of the Year Award nominees for 2016.  Your dedication and service to CSU, Chico is so very much appreciated!

EOTY 2016 nominees

Pictured Left to Right: Antone Curtis; Intercollegiate Athletics, Robin McCrea; College of Agriculture, Malcolm McLemore; Student Life & Leadership, Mary Argetsinger; Facilities Management & Services, Claudine Franquet; Technology & Learning Program, Kathleen Moroney; Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
Not Pictured:  Ronda McGrath; Accounting Department 
*Photo Credit:  Jason Halley; University Photographer

2017 Wildcat Spirit Award & Customer Service Award

The nomination period for the 2017 Wildcat Spirit Award and 2017 Customer Service Award is currently open through Wednesday, February 28th, 2018.  Nominations and letters of support for nominees may be submitted to the Staff Council Office at the Sierra Hall Annex, zip 160.  Questions regarding award nominations may be directed to Staff Recognition Chair, Erin Tarabini, x5195.  The awards will be presented at the 47th Annual Staff Awards Luncheon on Thursday, May 24, 2018.

The Wildcat Spirit Award was created to award a staff employee who displays exceptional Wildcat spirit.

The recipient of our 2016 Wildcat Spirit Award is Brooke McCall, Program Supervisor from the Wildcat Recreation Center.  Congratulations, Brooke!  Your Wildcat Spirit is contagious to all across our Chico State campus.

Wildcat Spirit 2016

Pictured:  Brooke McCall; Wildcat Recreation Center
*Photo Credit:  Jason Halley; University Photographer

We also congratulate our additional Wildcat Spirit nominee, Scott Taylor from Facilities Management and Services.

Wildcat Spirit 2016 nominees

Photo Credit:  Jason Halley, University Photgrapher

The Customer Service Award will be awarded to a staff member who displays exemplary customer service.

This year's Customer Service Award recipient was Bev Langston from the Risk Management Office!  We congratulate Bev on heroutstanding demonstration of fantastic customer service!

Customer Service 2017

Pictured:  Bev Langston; Risk Management
*Photo Credit:  Jason Halley; University Photographer

We also congratulate the Customer Service Award nominees for 2016!  Thank you for your incredible customer service for our campus.

Customer Service 2017 nominees

Pictured from Left to Right:  Chris Zinna; University Public Events,
Mary Brownell; College of Natural Sciences, Kate Post; Public Affairs,
Bev Langston; Risk Management, Kathleen Huber; Print and Mail Services,
Jane Sharman; Risk Management; Jill Rice, Business Student Advising
& Services; Jenny Funk, School of Social Work
*Photo Credit:  Jason Halley; University Photographer