FREE Winter Biking Workshop

Discover the joy of winter biking for commuting to work, the store, and for fun! In this FREE workshop, you’ll learn from our very own Sarah Camille Wilson, a year-round bike commuter, who will share tips on: – Gear (you can probably just use the bike you own) – Staying warm (but not too warm) […]

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Update from CE Committee Meeting 12/16/19

Present at meeting: Jared Cadrette, Leslie Van Wagner, Nic Anderson, Elin Melchior, Sarah Camille Wilson, Mimi Trippany, Stefanie Booska, Veronica Lewis (by phone) Key action items: Decisions were made about the “Pay It Forward” award for staff that CE is preparing for Staff Council to kick off at the February 2020 meeting. More exciting details […]

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FREE exercise class at The Edge for CC employees

Strength and Core Wednesdays 7-7:45 am at The Edge/Twin Oaks 142 Twin Oaks Terrace Free for Champlain College employees A total body strength building class, emphasizing the powerhouse core. All movement involves the core so we give it special attention! We use weights, bands, balls and our body weight to challenge our body at each […]

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On Halloween, Staff Networking Committee hosted a potluck lunch and costume contest.

The award for best group costume went to Admissions. This creative group dressed as the days of the week!

Best individual costume went to Alice Easter:

The level of detail in Alice’s costume was amazing!

See the photos below for many more marvelous costumes from this fun event!

Based on feedback from all of you through our Working Well and Areas of Focus Survey, and the results of the Great Colleges to Work For Survey, we are striving to bring you more opportunities to connect with Senior Leadership at Champlain. In this spirit, we are now going to be hosting a Staff Forum […]

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Hello Champlainers! Wow…finals week already and almost holiday break. Where did the time go?! Staff Council Executive Committee had a meeting on Wednesday, December 4th. The following is a summary of our agenda and some notes from the meeting… Pressing Issues What’s the word on the street? What’s new? Staff Forum with Laurie Quinn, Interim […]

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Interested in an opportunity to take your speaking and leadership skills to the next level?

Then join Toastmasters! “Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. Headquartered in Englewood, Colo., the organization’s membership exceeds 358,000 in more than 16,800 clubs in 143 countries. Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people from diverse backgrounds become more confident speakers, communicators, […]

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Communications & Engagement Meeting notes 11/18/19

11/18/19 Attended: Nic Anderson, Marita Martin, Roland Palmer, Elin Melchior, Mim Trippany, Sarah Camille, Veronica Lewis (via phone) Staff ambassador program Anyone else on the committee want to be an ambassador? Mimi was added to the list and Nic was re-added New employee orientation lunch in IDX cafeteria dates are already scheduled does anyone want […]

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Staff Council Exec Meeting Summary – 11/6/19

Hello Champlainers! I hope you have all been surviving the cold and snow, and are looking forward to a relaxing Thanksgiving break next week. Staff Council Executive Committee had a meeting on Wednesday, November 6th. The following is a summary of our agenda and some notes from the meeting… Pressing Issues Housekeeping items for Executive […]

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