A recap of the 2000 Service Awards Ceremony, including winners of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Service
On Nov. 28, faculty, staff, students and friends of the Health Science Center gathered in the auditorium to celebrate the 29th Annual Service Awards Program. This year, 91 employees were honored for 20 years of service, 35 were honored for 25 years of service and 20 were recognized for 30 years of service to the Health Science Center.
Dr. Francisco G. Cigarroa, president, presented the awards and commended the recipients for their contributions.
"Our buildings are impressive, but it is not the bricks and mortar that make us what we are," Dr. Cigarroa said. "It is our people. It is always our people."
Five outstanding individuals received the Employee Excellence in Service Award, which came with a $1,000 cash prize. They are featured below: