Posts Tagged ‘ UNOPA ’

Alvarez named boss of the year

Dec 13th, 2012 | By | Category: 2012, Dec. 13, Employee News, Issue

Timothy Alvarez, assistant vice chancellor for Student Affairs, was named Boss of the Year during the University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association luncheon on Nov. 13. As winner, he received a $500 cash award, a plaque and a one-year UNOPA membership. Letters of support reported that Alvarez motivates employees by taking an interest in their [...]



UNOPA selects Oldt awardees

Dec 13th, 2012 | By | Category: 2012, Dec. 13, Employee News, Issue

UNL’s Tamera Brennan, Karen Jackson and Cheryl Wemhoff received awards during the Nov. 13 University of Nebraska Office Professionals luncheon. Brennan, a financial assistant in the Business Administration dean’s office, received the Floyd S. Oldt Staff award. Jackson, a transfer credit evaluation specialist and programming assistant in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, [...]



UNOPA collecting items for Barnabas project

Nov 15th, 2012 | By | Category: 2012, Issue, Nov. 15

The University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association is collecting items for the Barnabas Project, a community outreach project. Barnabas offers clothing, books, toys and household items to families in need. For more information, go to http://go.unl.edu/hd2. UNOPA is collecting underwear and socks for children, as well as gently used items for Barnabas. For more information, [...]



Register for UNOPA meeting by April 8

Apr 3rd, 2011 | By | Category: Employee News, March 31

The University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association will meet at 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., April 12 at the East Union. The meeting will include recognition of UNOPA Past Presidents and Retirees, presentation of the Rose Frolik Award and a special memorial tribute honoring UNOPA’s founder Rose Frolik. Participants are also encouraged to wear their [...]



Deadline to submit names for Frolik Award is March 4

Apr 1st, 2011 | By | Category: Employee News, Feb. 24

The University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association is accepting nominations for the Rose Frolik Award. The nomination deadline is March 4. The award was established to recognize a UNOPA member who demonstrates the attributes of Rose Frolik, the association’s founder and first president. Nominees must be a UNOPA member who has been active for five [...]



UNOPA meets March 8

Apr 1st, 2011 | By | Category: Employee News, Feb. 24

The University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association will meet at 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., March 8 at the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center. The guest speaker is Justin Solomon, president of the Association of Students of the University of Nebraska. Solomon will discuss the ASUN organization and how it benefits the students and the university. [...]



Hoff to explore link between Roman religion, Husker football

Apr 1st, 2011 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, Feb. 24

Michael Hoff, professor of art history, will discuss “Ancient Roman Religion and Nebraska Football,” during an April 2 Professional Standards Program luncheon at Vine Congregational Church, 1800 Twin Ridge Road. The PSP Committee is part of the University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association. Hoff will share insights on how the Husker football program, like ancient [...]



Johnson is ‘Boss of Year’

Mar 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Employee News, Jan. 27

Julie Johnson, chair of Child, Youth and Family Studies, received the Boss of the Year Award during a Nov. 16 University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association luncheon. Johnson was nominated by Helen Raikes. The nominator and letters of support said Johnson is supportive to committee chairs, provides advice when solicited, and respected the delegated chair [...]



Walker, King collect UNOPA’s Oldt awards

Mar 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Employee News, Jan. 27

Gretchen Walker and Lisa King received awards during the University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association luncheon on Nov. 16. Walker, an administrative technician in the Center for Great Plains Studies, received the Floyd S. Oldt Outstanding Staff Award. King, a staff assistant in Child, Youth and Family Studies, received the Floyd S. Oldt Silver Pen [...]



UNOPA meeting is Feb. 8

Mar 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Employee News, Jan. 27

The University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association will meet at 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., Feb. 8 in the East Union (room posted). The guest speaker is Heath Tuttle, who leads Information Services’ online learning project. Tuttle will demonstrate a variety of social media systems (including Facebook, Twitter, Skype and Blackboard) and explore different mobile [...]