CWUNewsNewshttp://www.cwu.edu/employee-council/newsen-usCongratulations Peter Zencak, March Employee of the Month!http://www.cwu.edu/employee-council/node/2542Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:54:58<p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;"><strong>Peter Zencak<br>March 2017<br>Employee of the Month!</strong></p><p style="text-align: justify;">Peter exemplifies the ideal colleague! He consistently goes above and beyond his job to make everyone's life easier, and always does it with a smile on his face and with the most positive attitude possible.</p><p style="text-align: justify;"><br>He is unfailingly cheerful, even in the most stressful situations. No matter what urgent task he is currently occupied with, he will give a big smile and a cheerful greeting to anyone who seeks his help or attention.</p><p style="text-align: justify;"><br>Peter has a very rare combination of extraordinary intelligence and extreme humility, which enables him to work effectively with everyone. He genuinely cares about the success of each individual in our department and strives to provide professional assistance and has proven to be irreplaceable.</p><p style="text-align: justify;"><br>He loves working with students, whether it is helping upper-level students with their research projects or students in a general education class struggling with a lab activity. He also enjoys doing science demonstrations for children or adults visiting campus. In fact, he is one of our go-to people for public outreach.</p><p style="text-align: justify;"><br>Words fail to describe how great it is to work with Peter. His cheerfulness, industriousness, reliability, and humility make him an ideal employee.&nbsp; His value to the Physics department is beyond measure.</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/employee-council/sites/cts.cwu.edu.employee-council/files/images/IMG_0582_2.jpg" style="width: 668px; height: 600px;"></p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/employee-council/sites/cts.cwu.edu.employee-council/files/images/IMG_0585_2.jpg" style="width: 800px; height: 476px;"></p><h2 style="text-align: center;">Congratulations Peter!</h2></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></br></br></p style="text-align: justify;"></p style="text-align: justify;"></br></p style="text-align: justify;"></br></p style="text-align: justify;"></br></p style="text-align: justify;"></br></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></h2 style="text-align: center;">Congratulations Joey Thornton, February Employee of the Month!http://www.cwu.edu/employee-council/node/2541Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:54:32<h2 style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</h2><p style="text-align: center;"><strong>Joey Thornton</strong></p><p style="text-align: center;"><strong>February 2017</strong></p><p style="text-align: center;"><strong>Employee of the Month!</strong></p><p style="text-align: center;"><br>&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: justify;">Joey is described as a worker who has a great attitude and who is an awesome employee.</p><p style="text-align: justify;"><br>Helping customers is his priority. He is very helpful and patient with everyone he assists and his follow through with customers is great.</p><p style="text-align: justify;"><br>Joey is the go to person when someone has a question! Finding the answers even if he doesn't know them is paramount. He consistently provides accurate information, not only about matters handled by Registrar Services, but he can provide information about the many offices around campus.</p><p style="text-align: justify;"><br>He is greatly involved in our community plays and productions, plus he engages outside of work as a great representative of a CWU employee.</p><p style="text-align: justify;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;&nbsp;<img alt="" src="/employee-council/sites/cts.cwu.edu.employee-council/files/images/IMG_0568_2.jpg" style="width: 493px; height: 600px;"></p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/employee-council/sites/cts.cwu.edu.employee-council/files/images/IMG_0580.JPG" style="width: 800px; height: 600px;"></p><p>&nbsp;</p><h2 style="text-align: center;">Congratulations Joey!</h2></h2 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></br></p style="text-align: justify;"></p style="text-align: justify;"></br></p style="text-align: justify;"></br></p style="text-align: justify;"></br></p style="text-align: justify;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></h2 style="text-align: center;">Congratulations Marla Firman, January Employee of the Month!http://www.cwu.edu/employee-council/node/2539Wed, 02 Nov 2016 13:13:40<p style="text-align: center;"><strong>Marla Firman<br>Employee of the Month<br>January 2017</strong></p><p style="text-align: justify;">Marla is a great example of a devoted employee and co-worker.&nbsp; She has been described as astute, intelligent, dependable and caring. She can be counted on for her sound advice and counsel. Marla has a positive “can do” attitude, especially when working with our campus community.</p><p style="text-align: justify;">She is fast, efficient and knowledgeable in her job responsibilities and is always willing and ready to look on the bright side. Marla is someone who is willing to rise to new challenges and working with her is always a pleasure. Her ability to learn quickly easily makes her a "Go To" person for complex problems and issues.</p><p style="text-align: justify;">Marla has recently took on all the windows labs, which is quite involved. Ensuring hardware and all the various software requests and installs are working together efficiently and with out incident in our labs. Marla also ensures the builds on windows laptops are up to date and working properly.&nbsp; All in all she has been and continues to be a wonderful colleague and an asset to the university.</p><p style="text-align: justify;">Marla is always willing to go the extra mile and is an asset to Computer Support Services and CWU.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;&nbsp; <img alt="" src="/employee-council/sites/cts.cwu.edu.employee-council/files/images/Marla%20with%20Pres.jpg" height="584" width="495"></p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;&nbsp; <img alt="" src="/employee-council/sites/cts.cwu.edu.employee-council/files/images/Marla%20Surprise.jpg" height="327" width="493"></p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;&nbsp; <img alt="" src="/employee-council/sites/cts.cwu.edu.employee-council/files/images/MarlaFirman.jpg" height="405" width="495"></p><h3 style="text-align: center;"><br><strong>CONGRATULATIONS MARLA!</strong></h3><p>&nbsp;</p><hr><p><img alt="" src="/employee-council/sites/cts.cwu.edu.employee-council/files/CWU%20Employee%20Council_header%20final.jpg" style="width: 503px; height: 74px;"></p><p>Initiated by Classified Staff Employee Council, recognition will be given to classified employees who foster a personalized environment which supports members of the university community as well as the mission of Central Washington University. This award was created so that employees who go above and beyond their normal job responsibilities, who offer unique contributions to their work unit and/or the university as a whole, who have a significant positive impact on those they work with or come in contact with, and who consistently perform for the betterment of CWU could be recognized for their work.<br><br>Anyone may nominate an employee for this award. Award recipients will receive a $125 award and will have their name and reason for selection published in the Campus Bulletin and Employee Council minutes.</p><p style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://www.cwu.edu/employee-council/employee-month"><strong>Nominate a Classified Employee Today!</strong></a></p></p style="text-align: center;"></br></br></p style="text-align: justify;"></p style="text-align: justify;"></p style="text-align: justify;"></p style="text-align: justify;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></h3 style="text-align: center;"></br></hr></br></br></p style="text-align: center;">