The Staff Advisory Board is pleased to again sponsor the UCSC Thumbs Up Awards. A "Thumbs Up" Award is a small form of recognition that can be given to an individual UCSC staff member, a team, or an academic in an administrative role (Dean, Dept. Chair) for special service she or he has rendered as a member of the campus community. Each nominee is a winner! The nomination period closes at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, February 18. To make your nomination on-line visit Awards will be distributed in early March. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at