Category Archives: Communications & Engagement Committee

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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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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Communications & Engagement Meeting Notes 10/28/19

Notes from SCW and Veronica’s meeting with Jennifer Archambault and Sara Quintana. Priorities Message for new staff Staff recognition: what is most meaningful? Anything happening in your departments that we could replicate and grow?  Open to having a person from our committee attending all staff orientation. Make sure that we create a positive message.  Next […]

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Staff Welfare Committee Meeting 9/18/19

  Staff Welfare Agenda/Minutes September 18, 2019   Present: Kellie Nadeau, Christina Erickson, Danielle L’Esperance, Arianna Andrewes, Grace Curley, Linda Goodrum, Jean-Marie Severance   1-2    Jennifer Archambault & Debra Dayman – Benefits changes See forms sent by Jennifer through Jean-Marie All employees will be required  to meet w/ “counselor” to help us understand the […]

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Communication and Engagement Meeting 9/23/19

Icebreaker: Names and origin of names Confirm timing & location: Fourth Monday at 1:30 pm? (October 28th) Yes, this works! Meetings will be scheduled for that time. Next meeting will be at Lakeside We hope to have a representative from the People Center, and this is supported by Jennifer Archimbault. A decision has not been […]

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November C&E Committee Meeting Notes

Notes for this meeting are as follows. As always, if you want further clarification, reach out to or any of the committee members which can be found at Looks like email not working. Email re student death bounced back. Staff not informed officially yet. Nic will look into it. Follow-up regarding ambassador program […]

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October C&E Committee Meeting Notes

The discussions this meeting were: Improve tools for event promotion and scheduling: We already have As well as There is now a “Class of 2022” calendar of events – manually managed How could we pull the master EMS calendar into Google – Challenge is that this would be one level. We will need […]

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2017 – 2018 Staff Council Board Positions

  The Staff Council Nominating Committee is now accepting nominations for open Staff Council positions (you find a full description in the nominating form). You can nominate yourself or someone else. The nominating committee (Katie LeClair, Jen Perlee, Roland Palmer) is accepting nominations until April 16, 2017. Submit your nominations using this form.