2018 Programs

Ball State has annually recognized service employees since 1956, and initiated the staff recognition program in 1965. The tradition continues each spring when over 100 employees are honored for years of service and retirement

In addition to these recognitions, employees are also acknowledged for special achievements.

Thursday, April 12, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM.
L.A. Pittenger Student Center, Cardinal Hall Seating reservations are required. Please complete and submit the RSVP form.

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Awards Given

A. Jane Morton Award

The A. Jane Morton Award is an award initiated by the Office of Academic Research in 1979 and presented annually by the Staff Council in honor of the late A. Jane Morton. The award recognizes a Ball State employee by peer nomination for outstanding service to the university. Learn more about the award.

University Meritorious Service Award

The University Meritorious Service Award was initiated in 1986. University officers present these awards for contributions made to the university. Learn more about the award.

Friday, May 11, 2018
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM. 
L.A. Pittenger Student Center, Cardinal Hall

Award Given

Skills Training Program

The Skills Training Program is a three-year program that encourages individuals to enter the skilled trade, provides training that will develop the necessary skills for successful employment, and insures the university of a continuous supply of proficient skilled trades' employees. A certificate is presented by the supervisor of trainees and the director of engineering/operations to employees who successfully complete the program requirements.

2018 Honorees

The following staff and service personnel were recognized at the recognition program in 2018 for years of service and retirement. TBA

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