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Cookbook for Sale
The Averett cookbook, "A Taste of Averett," is now being pre-sold for $10. If you are interested in pre-buying a copy please contact Sandy Bash in residence life at ext. 15622 or sbash@averett.edu. Order Form.


Free Baseball Tickets
The university has received 10 free baseball tickets to a Martinsville Mustangs baseball game on June 17. The gates open at 6:30 p.m. and the game begins at 7:05. For tickets contact Emily Cropp at ecropp@averett.edu or ext. 15681. Tickets will be distributed on a first come first served basis.

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Coffee Break is a newsletter distributed to Averett faculty and staff to keep them up to date on campus activities and information.

Please send information you would like included in Coffee Break, via e-mail to ecropp@averett.edu by Wednesday, July 7 for a July 14 publication.
 



Pilot Club Supports Averett's Autism Program
Danville's Luncheon Pilot Club recently showed its support for the university's autism program.
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First-Time Scholarship Grant for Students from Caswell County
Beginning this fall, four Caswell County students will be better able to afford an Averett education thanks the Hillsdale Fund.
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Student-Athletes Recognized by Conference
This year Averett had 53 student-athletes earn Academic All-Conference recognition from the USA South.
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Welcome, Holly!
Holly Kilby, someone who probably needs little introduction as she is a 2009 graduate, has joined the university as the new director of academic services (the position formerly known as director of academic resources). Along with serving as the new director, Holly is pursuing her master of education degree through Averett.







Welcome, Matt!
Matt Parke has joined the university as the new head men's basketball coach. Matt joins us from Division III rival Guilford College (we stole him) where he was associate head coach for the past four seasons.







Foster Represents Averett at Conference
Marsha Foster, director of residence life represented Averett at the Gallup Strengths Quest Educators Seminar in Chattanooga, Tenn. May 11-12. The workshop drew educators from all over the country. Strengths Finder is an assessment tool that focuses on identification and affirmation of an individual's unique talents and potential strengths. Campuses across the country are using the information from this tool to engage and empower students, faculty, and staff to unleash their potential both in and outside of the classroom. Residence Life at Averett is committed to being a strengths based department as we open the 2010-2011 academic year. Staff will participate in training and workshops over the next few months. We look forward to engaging and celebrating the unique strengths in ourselves and others through our service to students and community this coming year.




Congratulations, Christy!
Christy Pack, executive director of enrollment for the Adult Professional Program, is pleased to announce a new addition to her family. Olivia Christine Pack was born May 4, weighing 8 lbs 5.9 oz. and 21.5 inches long.







A Note from the Paternites
Joe and I cannot find the words to express our thank yous enough to all of the Averett family, all of the flowers, cards and prayers. Lisa did not like her job, she "LOVED IT." Thank you for taking time out of your schedule to be there. We appreciate it more than you will ever know.

God bless,
Joe and Carol Paternite (Lisa Paternite's parents)



Thanks from Kathie Tune and Family
Dear Friends,
Thank you all for your cards and kind words and many gestures of generosity following the passing of Scotty's mom, Hilda. Mrs. Tune thought Averett was a very special place. And she was right.
Thank you.
Sincerely,
Kathie, Scott and Allison Tune



Benz to Serve on Airport Commission
Donna Benz, admissions counselor, has been appointed to serve on the Airport Commission. She is the first woman to be on the commission since it began in 1986. Way to go, Donna!







Golf Tournament Sets Record
Averett's annual Cougar Club Golf Tournament, which was held May 21, set a record this year with 24 teams participating. For the second year in a row, the tournament was held at Goodyear Golf Club. When the 18 holes of fun were over, the Southeastern Lumber team that included Jake Arnold, Brandon Grogan and Adam Webb finished with a event-best 54 in the captain's choice tournament that benefited the athletics department.







 

Sports Arts Activities
June 7-July 2, Summer Session Second Term

June 24, New Transfer Student Orientation

June 25-26, New Freshmen Student Orientation

July 5, University Closed