Staff Recognition and Award Programs

Congratulations to the 2014 President's Staff Excellence Award recipients!

The President's Staff Excellence Award

The President's Staff Excellence Award is bestowed every year on the top university staff employees who best represent high achievement in their contributions to the university. Award recipients receive a one-time cash award and will be honored at an annual dinner at the home of the University's President.

  • For eligibility, award criteria and selection process please click here.
  • For a list of current and past recipients, please click here.

The Yvette Milner Jones Award

In recognition of Yvette M. Jones’ longstanding leadership, dedication and tireless service to the advancement of Tulane University, the Tulane University Board has established the Yvette Milner Jones Award.  The award will be given to an outstanding Tulane University staff member or administrator for his or her superior achievement, dedicated service and involvement in the affairs of the Tulane University community.  Building upon her legacy, the recipient of the award will reflect the same loyalty, foresight and initiative that characterize Yvette M. Jones’ accomplishments in strengthening Tulane University.

  • For eligibility, award criteria, selection process and nomination form please click here.
  • For a list of past recipients, please click here.


Staff Recognition Events

The Staff Recognition Events are hosted by Workforce Management every spring on the Uptown, Downtown and National Primate Research Center campuses. During these events all regular full-time and regular part-time staff employees who have reached a milestone anniversary during the prior year are honored by the University President and their peers. Milestone anniversaries are recognized for continuous service in 5 year increments. Invitations to these events are mailed to honored guests’ home addresses typically 4 weeks prior to the event date. Please see below for staff employees that reached a milestone anniversary during 2013:  

For questions please contact Workforce Management at 504-865-5280.

WFMO, University Square, 200 Broadway, Suite 120, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5280