Diana Resident Named Outstanding Student Employee at UT Tyler
April 24, 2023
Jennifer Chandler of Diana, a junior biology major at The University of Texas at Tyler, was awarded a 2023 Leadership Award in recognition of outstanding service as a UT Tyler student employee. She served the university’s residence life department.
Winners must demonstrate initiative, encourage and inspire teamwork, promote a supportive work environment and remain flexible.
Chandler was recognized earlier this month during the annual student employee luncheon. Prior to the luncheon, student employee supervisors nominated their student employees for either a Leadership, Rising Star or Spirit Award.
With a mission to improve educational and health care outcomes for East Texas and beyond, UT Tyler offers more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programs to 10,000 students. UT Tyler recently merged with The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler (now known as UT Tyler Health Science Center). Through its alignment with UT Tyler Health Science Center (HSC) and UT Health East Texas, UT Tyler has unified these entities to serve Texas with quality education, cutting-edge research and excellent patient care. Classified by Carnegie as a doctoral research institution and by U.S. News & World Report as a national university, UT Tyler has campuses in Tyler, Longview, Palestine and Houston.