Award of Excellence

TWAE 2017

Show your support for the 2017 Western Award of Excellence recipients. RSVP for the presentation ceremony.

Recipients for the 2017 Western Award of Excellence will soon be announced.  This award is the highest level of campus-wide recognition for the exceptional performance of Western staff.  Western faculty, staff, students & alumni are invited to nominate an individual staff member or a team of staff who make an outstanding contribution to our campus community.
The 2017 Award of Excellence recipients will be formally recognized at the Western Award of Excellence Ceremony scheduled for Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.

To RSVP to attend the ceremony please login to My Human Resources, select “Request Training Enrollment” then “Search by Course Number” – TWAE

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Since the awards began 103 Western staff have received the Western Award of Excellence and over 600 outstanding staff have been nominated.

2017 recipients of The Western Award of Excellence

  • Geoff Houlton
  • Debra Merrifield
  • Michal Valovcik
  • Lori Johnson
  • Phin Perquin
  • Rebecca Smith
  • Jess Bechard

Western News story about the 2017 recipients.