CoffeeBreak 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 CoffeeBreak via
this form by March 7 for a March 12 publication.
The University will be participating in the statewide tornado drill at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday, March 11. We are aware this is during spring break. This provides an opportunity for faculty and staff who are on campus to review our shelter procedures. Stay tuned for more information.
|Emergency Response Training|
The dates have been set for the spring sessions of the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training - March 18 and 25; April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; May 6 and 13. All sessions will be held from 2-4:30 p.m. At the conclusion of this training, participants will have gained skills to help them assess and respond to an emergency situation. Participants of the training will not only be more prepared to assist the University and Danville communities in the event of a natural or other disaster, but also their families and neighbors.
Participants must commit to all nine dates because the final session is a simulation activity that brings into play all of the skills and information from the previous sessions. If you are interested in taking part in this essential piece of the university's emergency response efforts, please contact Bill Woodward no later than March 11 to reserve your spot.
|Student Leadership Awards|
It is that time of year again! Below are links to the nomination forms for the student leadership awards that are given out at the annual Honors Banquet. They are due to the office of student engagement and leadership development (Lesley Villarose's office, fourth floor of the Student Center) by 4 p.m. Friday, March 7. Please think of students who have been wonderful assets to the Averett community and should be recognized.
Advisor of the Year Award
Outstanding Student Organization Award
Student Leader Award
Unsung Hero Award
|Staff Council Announcements|
The next Coffee & Cookie will be Thursday, March 20, at 11 a.m. in the multipurpose room of the Student Center, followed at 11:15 by the University staff meeting. Hope to see you there.
Please think about who you'd like to nominate for the 2014 Faculty/Staff of the Year awards. Nominations are due by April 4 at 4:30 p.m. Please email email@example.com if you have questions.
|Outlook Workshop Offered|
Is your inbox out of control? Participate in this one-hour hands-on workshop to enhance your email efficiency and productivity: "Outlook Email Intermediate" at 3 p.m., Wednesday, March 12. Register here. You'll learn to: set rules for organizing incoming messages, manage your mail with sorting and conditional formatting, search folders for stored messages, use flags and color categories and send automatic out-of-office replies. See the complete schedule on the intranet for additional workshops or email Kim McMurtry with questions.
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AndJam Jazz Trio
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1859-Coffeehouse Lecture Series
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"A Long Civil Rights Movement"
January 2, 2015
Women's Basketball vs. Maryville College
February 21, 2015
Women's Tennis @ Guilford College
February 27, 2015
Men's Tennis vs. Emory & Henry College