Congratulations: Staff Council Award winner, new Exec Board officers, grads and more!

We have a lot to celebrate this May! First, congratulations to our Staff Council Award winner, Shaylea Scribner, Administrative & Events Coordinator in the President’s Office.   Those who nominated Shaylea, said:This person embodies all that excite, empower, and engage means and brings it out in others. This person works to bring together detailed and high-achieving projects […]

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College Council Meeting: March 2016

The second College Council meeting of 2016 met on March 25. Before beginning, the Council introduced guest Katherine Birrow, Special Assistant to the President, to the group.  She will work closely with the Board of Trustees and Advancement.  Minutes from the previous meeting were then approved. COMMITTEE AND TASK FORCE UPDATES By-law and College Calendar: The […]

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Exec Board Update: Nominating Committee & revised Staff Council Award

Greetings!  As I announced at our February 9th Staff Council meeting, the Executive Board has two updates: It’s that time of the year to put our annual Nominating Committee together. We are looking for 3 staff members to serve. The requirements are minimal in that members are simply reaching out to people who are nominated and confirming […]

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College Council Meeting: January 2016

The first College Council meeting of 2016 met on January 29.  Minutes from the previous meeting were approved. Committee and Task Force Updates Transportation: Nic Anderson presented the new Active Transportation Plan.  This is a living document, subject to yearly change.  It can be viewed on this Google site. By-Law and College Calendar: Further action […]

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College Council Meeting: November 2015

The third College Council meeting of the school year met on November 20, 2015.  Minutes from the previous meeting were quickly approved. COMMITTEE AND TASK FORCE UPDATES By-Law and College Calendar Committee: The College Calendar Committee received feedback from their survey, and met soon after to discuss the results.  As a result, despite limited time and formal […]

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College Council Meeting: October 2015

The second College Council meeting of the school year met on October 2, 2015.  There were only a few updates, so the meeting was shorter than normal. After approving notes from the September 18th meeting, Mike Kelly introduced two of his Rhetoric students sitting in on the meeting, Jared Knepper and Sean Keenan, who will be SGA […]

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College Council Meeting: September 2015

The first College Council meeting of the 2015-2016 school year met on September 18, 2015. After approval of the minutes from April 2015, there were Committee and Task Force updates: The College Calendar committee was charged with evaluating the effectiveness of the newly-formatted calendar put in place in the 2014-2015 year.  There was a call for new […]

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Staff Council Exec Board: Doing Service = Teambuilding!

On Thursday, September 24, most of the members of our Staff Council Executive Board spent some time on a beautiful, early fall afternoon lending a hand at ReSource, an organization is a long-time partner of Champlain’s.  Mostly, we were pulling nails out of plywood that was deconstructed by the ReSource team and now can be resold […]

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Staff Welfare Committee: September 2015

Hey everyone, Hopefully the fall semester is running smoothly for everyone. The Staff Welfare Committee met last week, and here are the highlights: Upcoming workshops and sessions from the People Center. The People Center is doing a ton of work for staff welfare this semester, particularly in regards to upcoming DareU sessions, workshops and other […]

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