Awards and Appreciation
2019 Models of Excellence Program Honorees
This year, Penn's Models of Excellence Program honored 92 exceptional staff members who play key roles in Penn's successes every day.On April 23, 2019 a ceremony and celebration was held in Irvine Auditorium, recognizing the Models of Excellence, Pillars of Excellence, and Model Supervisor honorees. Watch the 2019 Opening Video. View the 2019 Slideshow Presentation.
Congratulations to this year's honorees!
Our dedicated faculty and staff do great things every day and we want to celebrate that commitment and contribution. That’s why Human Resources offers events and programs that reward and recognize the University’s most valuable asset: you!
Models of Excellence Program
The Models of Excellence program encourages excellence, provides inspiring role models, and recognizes innovative staff accomplishments. Over the last 19 years, the program has honored more than 1,00 staff members for their outstanding achievements.
Penn Family Day
Our annual Penn Family Day event lets you share Penn’s lively campus with your family and friends. Bring your loved ones along as you enjoy food, football, games, and more!
Service Recognition Awards
Penn celebrates long-term commitment to the University through the service recognition program.
25 Years of Service Celebration
Penn celebrates staff and faculty with 25 years of service at an annual celebration traditionally held on a Thursday evening during fall break in October.