Welcome to our Staff Council bulletin board. In addition to the e-mail/print version of the Chronicle that you will receive once a semester, you'll be able to read the latest staff news here, including staff questions answered, volunteer opportunities, and important staff updates.
Welcome to New Administrators!
Donna Lisker, Vice President for Campus Life and Dean of the College
Calvin McFadden, Dean of the Ada Comstock Scholars Program
Elizabeth (Beth) Meyers, Director of Special Collections
Roger Mosier, Associate Vice President Facilities Management
Beth Raffeld, Vice President for Development
Katherine Rowe, Provost and Dean of the Faculty
Marianne Yoshioka, Dean of the School for Social Work
Liberal Arts Luncheons
Liberal Arts Luncheons are held Thursdays from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. in Seelye Hall 201 (unless otherwise noted). Presentations are sponsored by the Committee on Academic Priorities and allow the campus community to learn about the specific research interests and work of faculty members.
A buffet lunch is hosted by the Office of the Provost/Dean of the Faculty and served in Seelye Hall 207 at 11:45 a.m. The talks begin at 12:10 p.m. across the hall in 201. You can find more information, including the schedule, here.
2014 All Employee Picnic
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Reduced-price theatre tickets available for staff
Staff Council Elects 10 Members to New Terms
This year, more than 200 staff members voted to elect 10 colleagues to the Smith College Staff Council. Serving two-year terms beginning June 1 are: Tamra Bates, Sandra Blaney, Carla Cooke, Sid Dalby, Carol Kelly, Steven Monteiro, Halley Ofner, Avril Russell, Rachel Vachula, and Becca Washut. Thanks to all who voted!
2014 Gavel Awards
"To do what you love and get an award for it is the tops!"
Catherine Aguilar '15, vice president of the Student Government Association and chair of the Senate had a few wonderful words for staff and this year's 2014 Rally Day celebration and Gavel Award presentation:
"We are so fortunate to have staff members who genuinely care about our Smithies, and they are so dedicated. So to all the Smith staff members, know that your hard work is very much appreciated and does not go unnoticed."
To watch the awards, click here and fast forward to 11:01.