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Hokie Highlights: Recognize an employee or team keeping Virginia Tech running during COVID-19

Burruss illuminated in maroon and orange with the text overlay: Recognize a Virginia Tech employee or team today
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From: Human Resources

Since the pandemic began over a year ago, our employees have played a critical role in keeping university operations and Virginia Tech’s academic mission moving ahead.

In filling out this short form, university members have the opportunity to recognize a Virginia Tech employee or team that has gone above and beyond in the spirit of Ut Prosim to serve the university community during COVID-19.

Click to view Hokie Highlights submitted so far.

This could include an individual housekeeper or team maintaining top-notch cleanliness in your building, a dedicated health professional at Schiffert Health Center, a professor who has gotten creative in delivering course content, a favorite Dining Services chef, and everyone in between.

To highlight the hard work of these employees, responses may be used across a variety of Virginia Tech communications channels, including the Virginia Tech Ready site, VT News, video, and social media. Submissions will also be shared with employees’ supervisors and university leadership.

Highlight an employee today by April 15.

Additional details:

  • Who can submit: All university community members, including students, employees, and visitors.
  • Who can be recognized: All Virginia Tech employees and student employees across the commonwealth - faculty, staff, wage, student wage, graduate assistants - in full-time or part-time roles, within any department. 
  • Multiple submissions may be submitted.
  • Deadline for submitting: April 15 at 5 p.m.

Questions may be directed here.