Awards

Staff Academic Award

Designed to assist a staff employee who is furthering his or her educational goals. To be eligible, employees must be currently enrolled at an accredited institution of higher education.

The Fall 2017 Stafff Academic Award application period is now closed.  Please look for announcements for our Spring 2018 award to be announced soon. A $500 award is available for a state, Foundation, or Associated Students staff member working to pursue their education.  Applications are due Thursday, March 30th, 2017 to the Staff Council office at Sierra Hall Annex, zip 160.  Questions regarding the Staff Academic Award may be directed to Staff Recognition Chair, Erin Tarabini, x5195.

2017 Spring Academic Award Recipient

At the AprilStaff Council meeting Jon this achievement, and wish her the best as she continues with her educational goals.  Thank you to the our CSU, Chico Administration for sponsoring our fall and spring Staff Academic Awards.


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. 

The nomination period for the 2017 EOTY is now open!  Complete nomination packets are due no later than noon on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018.  The 2017 Outstanding Staff Employee of the Year will be announced at the Staff Awards Luncheon in May.
2017 Outstanding Staff Employee of the Year Award Nomination Procedures     

2017 Outstanding Staff Employee of the Year Award Nomination Form

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