WVU Appreciation and Recognition
Why is Recognition and Appreciation So Important?
Showing appreciation and recognition has a major impact on employee engagement. An engaged employee is invested in their work and is excited to contribute. Click on the link to learn why it's important to show recognition and appreciation to your colleagues and the impact it has on WVU culture.
Thankful Thursday Tip of the Week: Give a thank you note to a co-worker-- it can be handwritten or virtual through our Go Beyond Recognition Portal!
At West Virginia University, we see evidence of ordinary people doing
extraordinary things every day. The Go Beyond Recognition program
honors those powerful contributions. It feels good to be appreciated. Send an e-card to recognize someone and show your appreciation.
The S.T.A.R. Team
Learn more about the STAR Team
Appreciation and Recognition Toolbox
We have created several ready to use labels, certificates, and cards for an easy
way to show your appreciation and recognition. We've also included ideas for several
"appreciation holidays" so you won't miss a chance to show your thanks.
Appreciation Across Campus
We have compiled some of the great things staff and faculty have done across campus to spread appreciation among their teams. Check this page to get some ideas of your own, or to showcase what your team has done!
Building a Culture of Appreciation
Ever wonder what the importance of recognition is? Or how different people prefer
to be recognized? Check out our Appreciation and Recognition Blog for some "Thankful
Thursday" tips, articles, and other featured stories on the impact of showing appreciation.
coinING A CULTURE OF APPRECIATION AND RECOGNITION.
The WVU Values Coin program is designed to recognize employees who embody our values and go above and beyond to bring our land-grant mission to life.
The WVU Values Coin program began in 2017 in recognition of WVU's 150th birthday.
Learn about the history of the program and view past coin designs.