Service Awards Program

We celebrate the talent and dedication of all regular employees who complete intervals of five calendar years of service, calculated on consolidated or continuous regular employment with a service award. During the Celebration of Service each fall, employees may pick up their award. 

Celebration of Service Event

Friday, September 6, 2024
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Nebraska Coliseum, South Entrance
1350 Vine Street

• Lunch provided for all employees
• Employee Service Awards pick-up
• Fun photography booth

2024 Recipients

This year, 974 employees are being honored for achieving a five-year service milestone, including eleven dedicated Huskers who have given 45, 50, and 55 years of service to Nebraska.

55 Years of Service

Richard Corner, University Museum

50 Years of Service

Sharon Hachtel, Eastern Nebraska Research & Extension Center
David Wihsart, School of Global Integrative Studies

45 Years of Service

Joni Duff, Athletics
Richard Duncan, College of Law
Anita Kreps, University Libraries
H. Doak Nickerson, Nebraska Forest Service
Catherine Urban, Office of the University Registrar
Steven Willborn, College of Law
John Woollam, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Linda Young, Nutrition & Health Sciences

Thanks to all of the 2024 recipients for your service!

View the 2024 Service Award Recipients

Your commitment to supporting our students and advancing the university's mission do not go unnoticed. You are the driving force behind our success.

Chancellor Rodney D. Bennett