Distinguished Staff Award

Inspiration surrounds us every day at the University of Washington and is on full display at the annual Distinguished Staff Award reception – our highest UW staff honor.

Hear this year’s stories of our nominees by joining them in-person (pre-registration required as space is limited) at the Husky Union Building (HUB) or by watching the live stream from this page.

At the event, you will have a chance to hear from the following UW leaders:

  • President Ana Mari Cauce
  • Vice President for UW Human Resources Mindy Kornberg
  • Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences Dianne Harris
  • Vice President for the Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity and University Diversity Officer Rickey Hall
  • Dean of the College of Built Environment Renée Cheng
  • Chief Executive Officer for UW Medical Center Cindy Hecker

DSA Reception
Wednesday, March 8 2023
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
HUB Ballroom

Registration is required and will open on Monday, Feb 20. (You will be able to find the link to register on this page as of Feb. 20.)

The live stream link will also be posted here.

There are not many opportunities to celebrate the important contributions UW staff make on our campuses, in our medical centers, and in our research labs. Don’t miss this chance to show your support.