AU CoffeeBreak 8-5-12

Posted on August 5th, 2015 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, August 7 for a Wednesday, August 12 publication.


poole_bertA Warm Averett Welcome Is Extended To:

Bert Poole, who has been named our new Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach. Bert joins us from Division II University of Mount Olive where he had served as the Assistant Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach since 2012. Following the 2015 season he was named Division II Men’s Tennis Southeast Region Assistant Coach of the Year by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. To learn more about Bert, click here.

cb_peopleCornelius_SnowSnow Named Cross Country Head Coach

Averett University’s Director of Athletics Meg Stevens is pleased to announce that Cornelius Snow IV is the new Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Head Coach. Snow will continue to serve as a Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach, a position he has held since September 2014. Visit the Athletics website by clicking here.

cb_announcementsschool_supplies1Stuff the Bus

The Center for Community Engagement and Career Competitiveness is collecting school supplies for the Danville community. Donation boxes to collect supplies are set up in the CCECC, Frith Hall and Main Hall. For a list of supplies being collected, click here.

hello_name_isService-Learning Brain Pick-nic

On Thursday, August 6, from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., there will be another Service-Learning Brain Pick-nic in the sunroom of the bookstore. The topic for this week’s Brain Pick-nic is: “Hello, My Name Is Service-Learning: How to Introduce Service-Learning to Your Class.” Bring your lunch and a penchant for fun!

 reminder1Reminder: August 13 Schedule

All faculty and staff will gather Thursday, Aug. 13 for our annual opening festivities. Following is the schedule for the day:

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – Lunch Buffet, Dining Hall

12:30-1 p.m. – Dessert, Frith Fine Arts Center Lobby

1-2 p.m. – Opening Session for all faculty and staff, Pritchett Auditorium, Frith Fine Arts Center

2:15-3:15 – Preparing for upcoming SACSOC reaffirmation process (for faculty and Leadership Forum), Pritchett Auditorium

4-6 p.m. – Reception for faculty/staff, spouses and guests, hosted by Tiffany and Joe Franks, President’s Home (500 Hawthorne Drive)

Faculty, you have already received a mailing from Dr. Tim Fulop providing you with the complete schedule and additional opening information. All new faculty and staff, you have received information from Kathie Tune, Director of Human Resources, with information about your orientation on Wednesday, Aug. 12. Remember, you will be officially welcomed and pinned at the Opening Session on Aug. 13.