Service Awards Program

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln presents a Service Award to all regular employees who complete intervals of five calendar years of service, calculated on consolidated or continuous regular employment.

2021 Recipients

60 Years of Service

Ronald Hull, University Television

55 Years of Service

James Van Etten, Plant Pathology

50 Years of Service

Richard Wahl, FM&P Landscape Services
William Lewis, Mathematics
Richard Schmidt, Nutrition & Health Sciences

45 Years of Service

Carol Caha, Agronomy & Horitculture
Parks Coble, History
Robert Denicola
, College of Law
James Fitzgerald, USMARC
Robert Frazier, West Central Research & Extension Center
John Gruhl, Political Science
Leonita Masek, Natural Resources Business Center
Susan Svoboda, HSS Dining Service

Thanks to all of the 2021 recipients for your service!

View the 2021 Service Award Recipients


If you are receiving a service award for 2021, please login using the link provided in the email going out the week of March 29th to be able to select your award. Recipients must have their selection submitted online by May 14, 2021

Questions? Contact us at 402-472-3101 or

Award Options

Deadline for submission is May 15, 2021.