Staff awards, appreciation are part of 2009 President’s Picnic

Staff Appreciation Day 2008SMU’s 2009 Staff Appreciation Day and President’s Picnic takes place 11 a.m.-2 p.m. May 21 on the south lawn of Clements Hall.

In addition, SMU President R. Gerald Turner will present the 2008-09 Presidential Recognition Awards for Staff during a brief ceremony 11:30 a.m.-noon in the Dallas Hall Rotunda. Four awards will be given: the New Employee Excellence Award, the Continuing Excellence Award, the Outstanding Leadership Award and the Innovation Award.

Staff members can earn up to 2 Wellpower Spirit credits for attending the picnic – one for attending and another for participating in any game. RSVP online to sign up for a competition and find a list of this year’s games.