Submitted by Andrew Beattie, Assistant Director for Operations, Recreation & Athletics
In 2010-11 some basic building blocks were established in key areas including operations plans, student employment, program offerings, and implementation of an advisory board. The 2010 Student Voice Survey indicated mind/body offerings, outdoor pursuits and a ropes course were significant areas of interest for expansion. Yoga, Tai Chi and Stretch/De-stress classes have become our core course offerings as a result. The outdoor pursuit demand has been responded to in the rebuilding of The Outdoor Program. Continue reading
Tami Johnson, Assistant Director of Financial Aid, retired this month with plans to help care for two brand new grandaughters.
Delia Orosco was recently appointed to serve as the Interim Director of Upward Bound.
Congrats to both!
Congratulations on the recent additions to colleagues’ families:
Opal, born October 20th to Abby Kelso, Admissions Counselor, and her husband, Clay.
Olive-James, born October 19th to Matt Lebens, RAD Locksmith & Maintenance Mechanic and his wife, Len Balli
Elizabeth, born October 9th to Ashley Emmett, Office Assistant in the Children’s Center, and her husband, Joseph. Continue reading
The Power of One is a Northwest student leadership conference designed to encourage and empower lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning college students, their allies, and the faculty and staff who support them. The conference content seeks to enrich students’ lives and promote healthy and safe communities on our campuses and in our societies. Continue reading
We received 14 entries and enjoyed cupcakes with many on Friday, October 28. Special thanks to our Judges: Chris Ciancettta, Andrea Coker-Anderson, Casey Lalonde, Allen Olsen, Carrie Hernandez, Ruth Joynes, Bill Ransom, Liza Rendon, Jan sharkey & Ed Sorger and our Set-up Volunteers: Casey Lalonde, Andy Corn, Sara Martin, Katherine McGee, Lana Brewster, Leona Walker, Julia Rose, Tara Trimell, and Amber DeVillers. Continue reading