Recognize your innovation and improvement teams

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State’s Quality Team Highlights provides a way to recognize those who have contributed to innovation and improvement initiatives. Teams newly charged or formed since July 1, 2015, or not previously registered, can be entered in Penn State’s Team Database, managed by the Department of Planning and Institutional Research in the Office of Planning and Assessment. Team information will be posted on the Web and team members will receive a certificate of recognition.

Teams recognized in 2015 include:

Since Penn State’s innovation and improvement efforts began in 1991, more than 1,000 innovation and improvement teams have been formed and added to the database. In addition to recognition, posting of team information makes it possible for the team to share their knowledge and accomplishments across the University and around the world. 

New teams can be added at any time.

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Last Updated January 26, 2016