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Awards Received by UW-Extension Faculty and Staff

 

 

Madison Planning Council honors UW-Extension Dane County nutrition educator

The Northside Planning Council has honored Kazoua Moua with a North Star Award for her support and education on Madison's North Side.

Press Release: http://www.uwex.edu/news/read/2012/12/Northside_Planning_Council_honors_UW-Extension_Dane_County_nutrition_educator
Website: http://dane.uwex.edu/family-living/food-safety/

 

Wisconsin Public Television project wins two Midwest Emmy Awards

Wisconsin Public Television received two Midwest Emmy Awards Nov. 18, 2012, for news and public affairs work during the past year.

photo, what's on your mind, Wisconsin?

Press Release: http://www.uwex.edu/news/read/2012/11/Wisconsin_Public_Television_Projects_Win_Two_Midwest_Emmy_Awards
Website: http://www.wpt.org

 

American Society of Agronomy honors UW-Extension Nutrient and Pest Management Program staff with five awards

The 2012 Extension Education Community Educational Materials Awards are for publications, videos and two smartphone apps.

Press release: http://www.uwex.edu/news/read/2012/12/Nutrient_and_Pest_Management_program_wins_five_awards Website: http://ipcm.wisc.edu/

 

Hall of Fame for 4-H Agent

UW-Extension Professor Emeritus Jim Barthel became the fifth Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development agent inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame.

Press Release: National 4-H Hall of Fame honors Jim Barthel
Website: http://winnebago.uwex.edu/4-h-youth-development/

 

Academic Staff Council 2012 Awards of Excellence

The Academic Staff Council recognized five UW-Extension colleagues Oct. 12, 2012, including, from left: Chuck Quirmbach, pictured with Chancellor Ray Cross; Anne Strainchamps with the chancellor, Diana Alfuth and Venkata Karri. Mike Simonson was unable to attend.

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Press Release: http://bit.ly/P2MMiA
Website: http://www.uwex.edu/secretary/academic-staff-council.html

 

Leopold Restoration Award honor Milwaukee County's UW-Extension and Milwaukee County Natural Areas Program

UW-Extension's Brian Russart, center, accepted the award Oct.11, 2012, on behalf of the Natural Areas Program he coordinates.

Press Release: http://bit.ly/TGjSS3

Website: http://bit.ly/StqJQ3

 

Harvard recognizes Family Impact Seminars

The Harvard Innovations in American Government Awards Program named the Family Impact Seminars a Bright Idea. The Wisconsin Family Impact Seminars are directed by UW-Extension and UW-Madison family policy specialist Karen Bogenschneider and Olivia Little of UW-Madison.


Press Release: http://bit.ly/WdxQ2B
Website: http://familyimpactseminars.org/

 

UW-Extension small business advisor Chuck Brys earns State Star

Gayle Kugler, Wisconsin Small Business Development Center Network director, congratulates Chuck Brys on his award at the Association of Small Business Development Centers conference.

Press Release: http://bit.ly/RQpt9k
Website: http://www.wisconsinsbdc.org/SBDC/Offices/UW-GreenBaySBDC.htm

 

2012 Chancellor's Awards

UW Colleges and UW-Extension partners, friends and employees--including Sue Buck, pictured here with Chancellor Ray Cross--were recognized for their contributions to enhancing Wisconsin’s quality of life at the Chancellor’s Awards ceremony Sept. 20, 2012, in Madison.

Press release: http://bit.ly/Ps061c
Website: http://www.uwex.uwc.edu/chancellor/wisconsin/awards12.cfm

UW System honors Annie Jones, special assistant to the Cooperative Extension dean for strategic directions, with 2012 Women of Color Award

Press Release: http://www.uwex.edu/news/read/2012/3/UW-Extension_nominates_Annie_Jones_for_Women_of_Color_Award
Website: http://wsc.uwsa.edu/events/woc/woc2012.htm

Public Relations Society of America Madison Chapter awards top 2011 honor to UW-Extension and UW Colleges University Relations team

Press Release: prsamadison.org/alchemyawards.html
Website: www.uwex.edu/news/contacts.html
Howard Cosgrove, Teri Venker and Sandy Kallio accepting two Alchemy Awards

Howard Cosgrove, Teri Venker and Sandy Kallio accepted two Alchemy Awards from the Public Relations Society of America Madison Chapter on Oct. 20, 2011.

Academic Staff Council 2011 Awards of Excellence

The Academic Staff Council recognized six UW-Extension colleagues Oct. 11, 2011: Lynne Blinkenberg, Steve Paulson and Norman Gilliland for earning the honor of the "distinguished" prefix to their titles; Mary Huser and Donna Peterson for earning Awards of Excellence; and Maria Alvarez Stroud for selection as the UW-Extension nominee for the Board of Regents Academic Staff Excellence Award.

Press Release: Academic Staff Council 2011 Awards of Excellence
Website: http://www.uwex.edu/secretary/academic-staff-council.html
Award recipents Lynne Blinkenberg, Norman Gilliland, Steve Paulson, Donna Peterson, Laurie Boyce and Mary Huser with Ray Cross

Top photo, from left: Lynne Blinkenberg, Norman Gilliland and Steve Paulson.
Bottom photos, from left: Ray Cross, Donna Peterson and Erik Ernst; Laurie Boyce, Mary Huser and Ray Cross.

UW-Extension and UW Colleges Chancellor's Awards Recognize Outstanding Contributions

Employees and partners from around the state were honored Sept. 22, 2011, for their contributions to the University of Wisconsin-Extension, UW Colleges and Wisconsin's quality of life.

Press Release: Fourteen individuals and teams were recently honored...
Website: www.uwex.uwc.edu/chancellor/

National Small Business Association Honors

Association of Small Business Development Centers 2011 Wisconsin State Star National group honors Jack Reiners, a counselor from the Wisconsin SBDC Network

Press Release: National small business association honors...
Website: http://sbdc.wisc.edu/
Jack Reiners with his award and others

Jack Reiners, center, is joined by, from left: Charles "Tee" Rowe, ASBDC president; Annie Powell of Constant Contact; Gayle Kugler, Wisconsin SBDC director; and Michael Chodos of the Small Business Administration.

Midwest Emmy Awards for WPT Vietnam Programs and News Reporting

Press Release: http://www.uwex.edu/news/read/2010/11/WPT_Wins_Three_Midwest_Emmy_Awards
Website: http://wpt2.org/index.cfm

UW-Extension Family Policy Specialist Receives National Award

National Council on Family Relations Honors Karen Bogenschneider
Press Release: http://fyi.uwex.edu/news/2010/11/08/extension-family-policy-specialist-receives-national-award/
Website: http://www.uwex.edu/ces/

Academic Staff Council Awards for Excellence

UW-Extension Academic Staff Council recognized Sue Speth, Broadcast and Media Innovations, and Yer Ly, Continuing Education, Outreach and E-Learning, with the annual Awards of Excellence. Also recognized at the October awards reception was Kris Stepenuck, Cooperative Extension, who was UW-Extension's nominee for the Board of Regent's Academic Staff Award of Excellence; and Kathleen Dunn, Wisconsin Public Radio, who received the "Distinguished" classification- the highest category of title within the Academic Staff classification.

Sue Speth
Yer Ly
Kris Stepenuck
Kathleen Dunn

 

UW Colleges and UW-Extension Chancellor's Awards Recognize Outstanding Contributions
Partners, supporters and employees are honored

Fourteen individuals and teams were recently honored with UW Colleges and UW-Extension Chancellor's Awards for their work in advancing the quality of life in Wisconsin.
Press Release: www.uwex.uwc.edu/chancellor/documents/chancellor-awards-2010.pdfPDF link
Website: www.uwex.edu/news/Extension link

UW-Extension Provost and Vice Chancellor Receives Community Engagement Award

Christine Quinn
University of Alabama Honors Dr. Christine J. Quinn with Special Achievement Award

Press Release: www.uwex.edu/secretary/documents/UW-Ext-Provost-Award-2010.pdfPDF link
Website: http://uanews.ua.edu/2010/03/community-engagement-projects-to-be-recognized-at-ua%E2%80%99s-ccbp-awards-program/Off-site link

Yvonne Horton, UW-Extension Associate Dean and Associate Director of Cooperative Extension and Associate Professor of Family Development, Receives Woman of Color Award

Yvonne Horton
UW System honors Outstanding Women of Color in Education

Press Release: www.wisconsin.edu/news/2010/r100318.htmOff-site link
Website: http://wsc.uwsa.edu/events/woc/woc2010.htmOff-site link

UW-Extension and UW Colleges Multicultural Awareness Team Wins Regents Diversity Award

Second major award for the UW-Extension and UW Colleges program

Press Release: www.uwex.uwc.edu/documents/MulticulturalProgramWinsRegentsAward.pdfPDF link
Website: inclusion.uwex.uwc.edu/content/multicultural-awareness-program Off-site link

The University Continuing Education Association (UCEA) Names the Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Management – Developed by UW-Extension's CEOEL – the 2010 Outstanding Program

Sustainable Management
UW-Extension's Continuing Education, Outreach and E-Learning Division Earns Six Awards

Press Release: www.sustain.wisconsin.edu/news/OutstandingProgram.pdfPDF link
Website: www.sustain.wisconsin.edu Off-site link

Awards Available

Award Opportunities for UW-Extension Faculty and Staff


UW-Extension Academic Staff Council Awards for Excellence

Call Out Date: July 1
Institutional Deadline: September 1
Award program and description: www.uwex.edu/secretary/documents/UW-Ext-ASC-awards.pdfPDF link
Nomination form: www.uwex.edu/secretary/documents/UW-Ext-ASC-awards-nomination.pdfPDF link

UW System Board of Regents Diversity Award

Call Out Date: May 1
Institutional Deadline: August 1
Board of Regents Deadline: September 1
Website: www.wisconsin.edu/regents/regent-awards-2/regents-diversity-awards/Off-site link

UW System Board of Regents Academic Staff Award for Excellence

Call Out Date: October 1
Institutional Deadline: February 1
Board of Regents Deadline: March 1
Website: www.wisconsin.edu/regents/regent-awards-2/regents-academic-staff-excellence-awards/Off-site link

UW System Board of Regents Teaching Excellence Awards

Call Out Date: October 1
Institutional Deadline: December 1
Board of Regents Deadline: February 1
Website: www.wisconsin.edu/regents/regent-awards-2/regent-awards/Off-site link

UW System Women of Color

Call Out Date: October 1
Institutional Deadline: November 1
UW System Deadline: December 1
Website: wsc.uwsa.edu/events/woc/woc.htmOff-site link

UW System Dr. PB Poorman Award - LGBTQ

Call Out Date: October 1
Institutional Deadline: January 1
UW System Deadline: February 1
Website: http://lgbtq.uwsa.edu/poorman/Off-site link

UW System, Office of Professional and Instructional Development (OPID), Faculty College

Call Out Date: January 1
Institutional Deadline: March 1
UW System Deadline: April 1
Website: www.uwsa.edu/opid/conf/fc.htmOff-site link

UW System, Office of Professional and Instructional Development (OPID), Wisconsin Teaching Fellows and Scholars Program

Call Out Date: September 1
Institutional Deadline: October 1
Board of Regents Deadline: November 1
Website: www.uwsa.edu/opid/wtfs/Off-site link

C. Peter Magrath Engagement Award

Call Out Date: December 15
Institutional Deadline: February 15
Website: www.aplu.org/NetCommunity/Page.aspx?pid=304Off-site link