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Lori Somner receives U Make A Difference Award

Congratulations to Lori Somner, recipient of the 2017 U Make a Difference Award.  Read her story here.  Thank you Lori for making the Department of History a great place to work.

The annual recognition awards was held on Thursday May 25 to recognize individuals and teams who have exemplified excellence and the ability to reach above and beyond the expected to 'make a difference' in our university community in one of the three key areas:

  • Innovation and curiosity
  • Collaboration and Community
  • Positive Work Environment and Community

Out of 69 employees, there were 20 individuals and 3 teams awarded.  More details here about U Make a Difference program.

Long-service employees were also acknowledged at the event.  Annette Timm, Heather Devine, Ken MacMillan and Lori Somner were silver pin recipients, for their 15 years of service at the University of Calgary.  Well done everyone!