Pioneer Proud

Pioneer Proud recognizes the extraordinary efforts of TWU staff members who go above and beyond their normal duties by helping a student, professor, staff member, or friend of TWU. Staying late to help a student, showing exceptional pride in the quality of their work, a positive attitude, are all examples of the Pioneer Proud spirit.

Pioneer Proud recognizes all staff members, including directors, Aramark staff, and the Campus Bookstore staff.

  • Faculty are not eligible for the Pioneer Proud Award. If you would like to recognize a FACULTY member, you may do so at
  • Student Assistants are not eligible for Pioneer Proud.
  • Submissions of a group will not be distributed; please thank individuals only.

Staff members being acknowledged receive a Pioneer Proud "Thank You" card with your comments noted and may choose a gift at the ceremony held in the spring/summer. Each campus holds a separate ceremony.

A nomination link will appear when nominations are being accepted.

Please include first and last names of the staff member so your recognition is given to the right person. Please also include your first and last name so the staff member knows who acknowledged them.