Elwood Preiss Distinguished Retiree Service Award
At a special executive officers meeting held in August 2007, a proposal was made for the development and formation of an award that would recognize UT Arlington Retirees who have made significant and valuable contributions to the university and the Arlington community. The inaugural reward would be named the "UT Arlington Distinguished Retiree Service Award", with subsequent awards to be named "Elwood Preiss Distinguished Retiree Service Award".
Criteria for Award
This award recognizes UT Arlington retired individuals who embody outstanding service in any or all of the following areas.
- Community service and involvement
- University service and involvement
- Retiree Club service and involvement
- Enrichment and enhancement of university and club image
Nominees must be a UT Arlington retiree.
Nominations for the award are to be made to the UT Arlington Retiree Club president. Members of the UT Arlington community, Retiree Club members or officers may submit these nominations.
Nominations must be submitted no later than August 31 of each year.
2013-2014 Monthly Meeting Schedule
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - Elder Law, Lisa Jamieson, Certified Estate Planning and Probate Law Attorney
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - President’s Luncheon in the Bluebonnet Ballroom, Lt Gen Rick Lynch, UTARI
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - Genealogy: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow, Ila Johnson, Genealogy Instructor
Tuesday, December 11, 2013 - Annual Christmas Musicale will be in the Carlisle Suite
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - 3D Printers, Bob Samson, UTA Library
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - Winter Luncheon in the Bluebonnet Ballroom
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - Hope for Our Aging Brains - Heekyeong Park, Asst Prof, Psychology Dept
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - Social Media Pro’s and Con’s – Speaker Pending
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - Volunteering - Terry Gunnell, Corporation for National & Community Service TX Office
Saturday, June 7, 2014 – 19th Annual Retirees Dinner in the Bluebonnet Ballroom
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 – Annual Benefits Meeting, UTA Human Resources
Except where noted, meetings will be held at 500 W. Nedderman Dr., Room 102B Maverick Activities Center (MAC) from 10:00am to 12:00pm