AU CoffeeBreak 7-13-16

Posted on July 13th, 2016 by Emily Tomlinson


CoffeeBreak is an e-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 4:30 p.m. Friday, July 15 for a Wednesday, July 20 publication.



jd2headshotParting is such Sweet Sorrow

Please join us at 3 p.m. on Thursday, July 14 in the sunroom of the Bookstore to say goodbye to Jewel Dale ’15 as she heads to Durham, N.C., to pursue her career in education. Jewel has worked as an AmeriCorps VISTA member at the CCECC for the past year. Her work with Averett’s students, staff and community partners will be missed.



save_the_date1August Opening Scheduled

Save the date for the annual August opening! This year’s fun event will be held at the North Campus on the afternoon of Aug. 11, and will include a presentation, pinning of new faculty and staff members, an interactive way to learn more about the Averett 2020 Strategic Plan projects, a creative opportunity to welcome students back to the new academic year and a picnic for you and your families.

laughterLive and Learn

When it comes to relieving stress, more giggles and guffaws are just what the doctor ordered. Join Dr. Lynise Anderson on Wednesday, July 20 from 10-11 a.m. or 2-3 p.m. to learn why laughter is the best medicine for stress relief. Learn the real health benefits of laughter and practical tips for improving your sense of humor and reducing your stress level anywhere. The event will be held in the Student Center multipurpose room.



survey_man1Downtown’s Riverfront Park

Danville Parks & Recreation is in the conceptual phase of planning the Riverfront Park downtown and they need your help! The park will be on four acres of land between the White Mill building and the MLK Bridge with access to the Riverwalk. Click here to learn more!

Please take five minutes to complete this brief survey to share your ideas!