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Staff invited for coffee and pastries

All staff are invited to kick off the new academic year in delicious style – with coffee and pastries provided by Staff Council.

Stop by Thursday, September 29, from 7:45 a.m. to 9 a.m. in the Harper-Shattuck Lobby in the Conservatory. Grab a coffee and your favorite sweet treat to go or stay and meet old colleagues and greet new ones!

We hope to see you there!

All-Staff Meeting set for Sept. 22 in Warch Cinema

A reminder that the first of the 2022-23 All-Staff Meetings is set for next Thursday. Please save this one and the others on your calendars:

  • Thursday, September 22, 1:00-2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 3, 1:00-2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, February 16, 2:30-4:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 1, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Also note a change in location from a previous announcement. The Sept. 22 meeting will be held in Warch Cinema. The location for the rest of the schedule will be announced at a later date.

The All-Staff Meetings are organized and moderated by Lawrence University’s Staff Council (formerly Staff Governance). All Staff meetings will also be accessible via Zoom. Reminders and Zoom details will be distributed via email prior to meetings.

If you have recommendations for agenda items/topics, please send them to staff_governance@lawrence.edu or directly to Garrett Singer (garrett.j.singer@lawrence.edu).

All-Staff Meetings Scheduled

The 2022-2023 All-Staff Meetings have been scheduled. Please save the following dates on your calendars:

  • Thursday, September 22, 1:00-2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 3, 1:00-2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, February 16, 2:30-4:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 1, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

The All-Staff Meetings are organized and moderated by Lawrence University’s Staff Council (formerly Staff Governance). All Staff meetings will be held in Wriston Auditorium and will be accessible via Zoom. Reminders and Zoom details will be distributed via email prior to meetings.

If you have recommendations for agenda items/topics, please send them to staff_governance@lawrence.edu or directly to Garrett Singer (garrett.j.singer@lawrence.edu).

Spring Term All Staff Meeting May 18

The Spring Term All Staff meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, May 18, from 9-10:30 a.m. via Zoom. Go to the Staff Governance Upcoming Events page for Zoom details. A Zoom recording and a copy of the meeting minutes will be posted to the Staff Governance webpage after the event.

Have any questions, comments, or recommendations for the agenda? You can email them directly to staff_governance@lawrence.edu or use our anonymous online submission form. If you submitted questions or comments before the Winter Term All Staff Meeting that were not addressed, please note that we have those questions saved and will try to address them at the May meeting.

Additionally, for those interested, we will also be opening our monthly Staff Governance Committee meeting (May 26 at 9 a.m.) to cover any questions/comments that we do not have time for on May 18. Details for connecting to that meeting will follow.

Submit Questions for All-Staff Meeting

Have a question for the President or Cabinet? Submit them via our anonymous Questions form by February 9, and tune in to our All-Staff meeting on February 16 from 9-10:30 a.m. to hear the answers.

Please note that we are changing this term’s meeting format from a webinar to meeting, so those who log on will need to be mindful that their camera and mic may be turned on.

For more details on the meeting and a Zoom link, please go to the Staff Governance page.

Submit Questions for Winter Term All-Staff Meeting

We are still collecting questions ahead of the Winter Term All-Staff Meeting, which is scheduled to be held virtually February 16 from 9-10:30 a.m. If you have a question for the President or Cabinet or a general topic you would like to see addressed, please let us know by filling out our All-Staff Meeting Questions form. This form is completely anonymous.

For more details on the meeting and a Zoom link, please go to the Staff Governance page.

All-Staff Meeting – Feb 16

An all-staff meeting is planned for Wednesday, February 16, from 9-10:30 a.m. The meeting will be held via Zoom.

We are looking for your questions! If you have a question you would like to have answered or a topic you would like to see addressed by the President or Cabinet, please let us know via our All-Staff Meeting Questions form.

For more details and the Zoom link, please go to the Staff Governance page.

Donuts for D-Term – Dec 15

In light of our recent change in operational status to orange light, Staff Governance is switching its Donuts for D-Term Celebration to a grab-and-go event.

Faculty and staff are still welcome to stop by the Mead Witter Room in Warch on December 15, from 9-10 a.m., but donuts will be offered as a grab-and-go treat.

If you plan to stop by for a donut, please let us know you are coming by filling out the D-Term Celebration form by December 10. We hope to see you there!

Donuts for D-Term – Celebration!

“Do-Nut” miss this fun opportunity! Staff Governance will be hosting an informal D-Term Celebration for staff and faculty on December 15, from 9-10 a.m. in the Mead Witter Room at Warch. Stop by with your favorite beverage and indulge in a donut or two. Stay and socialize or grab your treat and run. The choice is yours!

To ensure we have enough sweet treats for everyone, if you plan to attend please let us know by filling out the D-Term Celebration form by December 10. We hope to see you there!

Fall All Staff Meeting Recording

Thank you everyone for attending the Fall All Staff Meeting and for helping our Committee shape this meeting through your submitted questions and feedback.

The recording of this All Staff can be found here on our Past Meeting page.

We welcome your feedback! Please feel free to contact us at staff_governance@lawrence.edu or via our anonymous form to let us know what we did well and what we can improve upon in future meetings.