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1/6/2012

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WELCOMING NEW FACES

Name

Title

Department

Juan Gomez

Custodial Superintendent

Physical Plant

Connie Lucas

Police Communications Specialist

University Police

 

PROMOTION

tylerTyler Wood, Physical Plant, has been promoted to Building Systems Control Technician effective January 6, 2012. He joined the USF family in 2008 working with the Grounds Department. In January 2010, Tyler left USF to further his education and experience.

 

In May 2011, he returned to USF as a Maintenance Technician working on the Preventative Maintenance team. Tyler excelled in that position and received his recent promotion because of his experience, ambition, drive and dedication to Physical Plant and the university.

 

Please join us in congratulating Tyler on his well-deserved promotion.

 

USF'S ELECTRIC CHARGING STATIONS IN THE NEWS

USF's electric charging stations were featured in an articleelect car

posted December 20, 2011 on USA Today College, an online publication featuring campus news across the country. The article was written by recent USF graduate, Daylina Miller.

 

A collaborative effort between Parking and Transportation, Facilities Planning & Construction, Physical Plant and the Office of Sustainability, this initiative is another example of USF's ongoing commitment to a create a cleaner, greener campus. You can read the entire article here.

 

DEADLINE FAST APPROACHING FOR OUTSTANDING STAFF AWARD NOMINATIONS!

There's still time to nominate a colleague for USF's coveted and prestigious "Outstanding Staff Awards." Nominations for the 2011 Outstanding Staff Awards are being accepted now until February 3, 2012.

 

As a reminder, two new awards have been added: A Student Success Award will recognize extraordinary efforts and direct impact to positively affecting student success. A Team Award will promote collaboration and innovation, opening the door for recognition of the accomplishments of a major project completed by multiple employees.

 

Award recipients will be selected and nominators will be notified in late February. The nomination forms and instructions are available here, or you may contact Chris Sharp at (813) 974-5396 or cssharp@usf.edu or more information.

 

We encourage you to nominate a colleague or colleagues who meet the criteria for USF's most prestigious award for staff and administration employees.

 

HOLIDAY DISPLAY CONTEST CORRECTION

displayIt has been brought to our attention that Parking and Transportation who walked away with the People's Choice and Judge's Favorite awards, also received the award for "Best Depiction of Department's Mission Statement." We failed to include this award in our December 16th newsletter.

 

Congratulations to Parking and Transportation on winning three of the seven awards given out at the 2011 Holiday Party.

 

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Another year is upon us. The momentum continues to grow and positive results are being produced by all of the divisions and departments that make up Administrative Services. We had an outstanding 2011 and we know 2012 will be even more exciting, productive and rewarding.

 

Thank you for all you do to make USF a great university!

 

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