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Library Recognition Event

The Library will host the annual Library Recognition Event on Wednesday, January 15, at Illini Union, rooms B and C. We will be closing all libraries from 8 AM to 1 PM on the morning of January 15th for this event.

The event will begin at 8:30 that morning. We will have a continental breakfast, service recognition awards, new employee introductions, retiree acknowledgement, Civil Service and Academic Professional awards presentation, some networking time, and a lunch that will last until 1 PM. We encourage everyone to attend. Those who do not wish to attend should work with their unit head to request a vacation day (or half-day) or make arrangements with their unit head to work in the unit that morning. For questions, please contact Library Human Resources at 333-8169.

8:00 - Registration opens 
8:30 – Continental breakfast 
9:15 - Opening comments and welcome by Dean Wilkin 
9:30 – Guest speaker Andreas Cangellaris, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost 
10:00 – Introduction of new Library employees 
10:15 -- Presentation of Outstanding AP and Outstanding Civil Service Award Certificates 
10:30 – Networking break 
10:50 – Presentation of service year milestones for Library 
11:10 – Recognition of Retirees from 2019 
11:15 – Wrap-up comments by Dean Wilkin 
11:30 – Caters release tables for lunch 

This year the University Library honors 33 employees for service recognition!

30 Years

Kim Hutcherson

25 Years

David Butler

Kathryn Clayton

Cindy Nakea

Mary Schlembach

Caroline Szylowicz

Tonya Webb

20 Years

Susanne Birgerson

Becky Burner

Carl Graves

Nancy Taylor

15 Years

Paul Foster

Lisa Renee Kemplin

Norris Purdy

Scott Schwartz

Steven Witt

10 Years

Dillon Brown

Rand Hartsell

Lucy Moynihan

Heather Murphy

5 Years

Sara Becker

John Bennett

Sarah Bial

Kristen Blankenship

Jacob Culbertson

Daniel Dalpiaz

Alex Dolski

Michael Donovan

Archana Gargya

Sarah Heald

Ayla Kenfield

Mark Rogers

Wednesday, January 15, 2020
8:30am - 1:00pm
Time Zone:
Central Time - US & Canada (change)
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