Reminder: Submit your nominations for the 2016 President’s Staff Recognition Awards

York University President and Vice-Chancellor Mamdouh Shoukri has issued the following reminder to the York community:

The New Year is here, which means that the deadline for nominations for the 2016 Staff Recognition Awards is fast approaching. Each year, York University celebrates the achievements of our dedicated staff through the President’s Staff Recognition Awards—an important part of the University’s commitment to fostering employee engagement and recognizing excellence. This year, we will be accepting nominations until Jan. 20 at 4:30pm.

If you have not already done so, I encourage you to nominate a York colleague(s) for one of the University’s Staff Recognition Awards. Nominations can be made for each of the following:

  • The Ronald Kent Medal
  • The President’s Leadership Award
  • The Voice of York Award
  • The Deborah Hobson York Citizenship Award
  • The Phyllis Clark Campus Service Award
  • The Harriet Lewis Team Award for Service Excellence

I look forward to hearing from you about the individuals who are making an impact in our community.

To find out more about these awards, and to submit a nomination, please visit the Staff Recognition Awards website.

Questions about the Staff Recognition Awards and the nomination process can be sent to