The 3rd Annual KU Life Span Institute at Parsons Employee Recognition Reception was held on Tuesday, May 22. Service pins were presented for five through 15 years of service and gifts were given to honorees with 20 or more years of service to the University of Kansas. This year's honorees are: Kellie Hulsebus, Peggy Miksch and Kim Page, 5 years; Tammy Schoenhofer, 15 years; Laura Hanigan and Sara Sack, 20 years; and Richard Saunders, 30 years.
Continuing her three-year reign as emcee, Laura Hanigan introduced each honoree, shared her memories of their employment and handed out the pins and gifts. Dave Lindeman, LSI/Parsons Director, offered his congratulations and appreciation, as did the 24 colleagues in attendance. The conference room was transformed with a Jayhawk theme and refreshments were served.
For more information about the all university annual employee recognition ceremony held on Thursday, May 3 on the Lawrence campus in the Kansas Union Ballroom go to the KU News Release page.
In this May 7, 2012 KU News Release, Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little is quoted saying, "This year, I'm especially grateful to our faculty and staff for their role in driving Bold Aspirations and their commitment to transforming our university."