Two $5,000 awards are given to non-instructional administrative and professional academic staff members at UW System institutions in recognition of their exceptional service to the university. In addition, one $5,000 award is given to a non-instructional academic staff program in recognition of the important role played by academic staff in supporting students and their success. The Regents Academic Staff Excellence Awards are administered by the systemwide Office for Academic and Student Affairs.

Regents Honor Outstanding UW System Academic Staff (June 5, 2017)

Academic Staff Excellence Award Recipients

2017

Jean Creighton

Jean Creighton

Director of Manfred Olson Planetarium, UW-Milwaukee

President Ray Cross, Regent President Regina Millner, Dr. Jean Creighton, and Regent Drew Petersen

(from left) Pres. Cross, Regent Pres. Millner, Dr. Creighton, and Regent Petersen


Ellen Latorraca

Ellen Latorraca

Ellen Latorraca

Associate Academic Librarian, Andersen Library, UW-Whitewater


Mary Vilmo

Director Mary Vilmo accepting award on behalf of UW HELP

UW System Higher Education Location Program (UW HELP)

UW-Extension, award accepted by Director Mary Vilmo, on behalf of UW HELP staff

Pres. Cross, Regent Klein, UW HELP Director Vilmo, and Regent Pres. Millner

Pres. Cross, Regent Klein, UW HELP Director Vilmo, and Regent Pres. Millner