The inSPIRE award was created by Staff Council to recognize a staff member who has been inspiring or who has

  • gone above and beyond the call of duty
  • helped someone on a project
  • helped a student, co-worker, or member of the public while on campus
  • demonstrated outstanding customer service


inSPIRE Award Recipients

Rhonda Baumgarner poses with President Bill Ruud

August 2021 — Rhonda Bumgarner

All inSPIRE Award winners receive a number of prizes for the honor, including a personal parking space for one month, a free lunch at Gilman Dining Hall, a gift card from the bookstore and a certificate to display at their workspace.


Past Award Winners