Recognition & Awards

Recognition & Awards

Fall Breakfast 2015
Collaboration Award
"Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much." 
-Helen Keller

To recognize two or more departments that have collaborated in significant  ways resulting in  improvements to the division.*   Model collaborations feature sharing resources, including expertise, budgets, and ideas.

Service Award
“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” 
-Winston Churchill

To recognize a staff member (classified or unclassified) responsible for operational support who goes above and beyond standard responsibilities to deliver quality service to staff and students. 

Purple & Gold Award 
"Love Purple, Live Gold."
-Mike the Tiger

To recognize a staff member who embodies the mission and vision of the division, but also exudes LSU pride.

Innovation Award
"To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination..."
-Albert Einstein

To recognize a department that has best utilized tools, creative strategies, and innovative thinking to create and refine a process, program or service.*  The end result to the division is:

  • Reduced cost, time, or human resource
  • Increased productivity efficiency and/or effectiveness
  • Improved quality of student life
  • Achievement of strategic goal(s)
Academic Partner Award
“Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economics has made us partners, and necessity has made us allies." 
-John F. Kennedy

To recognize a staff or faculty member who has collaborated with one or more departments in the division to improve the overall quality of the student experience at LSU both inside and outside the classroom.

Newcomer Award
“The beginning is the most important part of the work.” 

To recognize an outstanding new professional staff member who has taken great strides in becoming acclimated and integrated into the division, as well as his/her department.  The individual will have shown great enthusiasm for the job and a strong drive to improve services provided by his/her  department.  All professional staff hired during the last two academic years are eligible for nomination.


 *  Award is based on previous academic year.