The Secret Pal program will begin a new year
on June 11, 2007. Everyone is welcome to join the fun of giving and
receiving gifts. It is an opportunity to give and bring a smile to a
co-worker. The secret pal sign up form is on the Staff Council web
page or you can get the form from Violet (Room 1107). If you would
like to participate, turn the form into Violet Mosser by June 8,
2007. (Submitted by Violet Mosser 5/3/07)
Deferred Payment Program deadline approaching.
deadline for applying for the Summer Deferred Payment Program (SDPP)
is approaching. Employees whose first annual contract paycheck is
issued on July 16, Aug. 1 or Aug. 16 need to apply for the program
by June 1 if they wish to participate in the summer of 2008.
Application materials and a program description are available at
(Submitted by Peggy Jameson 5/14/07)
Employee of the Month.
Congratulations to Tom Dinnin who has been selected as May's
Employee of the Month.
On Campus. Scheduled this week on campus are several
events which may cause some minor inconveniences.
In. A caricature of West Virginia University President
David C. Hardesty is available at the information desk for your
signature and best wishes. (Submitted 5/15/07)
Deduction Winner. Cathy Mutz has won a membership in the
National Muffler Car Care Club valued at $89.95. It will save her
$433 on car maintenance, including four free oil changes, wiper
blades, a wheel alignment and discounts on brakes, her car's exhaust
system and other services. Payroll deduction enrollment forms
are available in the Business Office and the Foundation Office.
(Submitted by Jenny Keup 5/1/07)
Recognition Brunch. Retiring faculty and staff with a
combined 175 years of service were among those honored at the annual
Employee Recognition Brunch.
Sheng Honored. At Florida Southern College's recent
Commencement, Madame Shao Fang Sheng received an
honorary degree, a doctorate of art. The renowned painter,
musician, educator and former apprentice of Frank Lloyd Wright is an
alumna of FSC, where she studied music and art. She has also
received an honorary doctorate from WVU Parkersburg. (Submitted 5/7/07)
Ceremonies. On Friday (May 11), nursing candidates
for graduation will participate in the college's annual Pinning
ceremonies at 7 p.m. in the multi-purpose room. Featured speaker
will be Kathryn Decker, vice president of patient care services,
Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital. (Submitted
Orders. WVU Parkersburg's Relay for Life team will take
orders this week for lunch for Monday May 7 and Wednesday May 9 when
the cafeteria is closed. Monday's menu is pepperoni rolls at
$1.50 each in your choice of plain, hot pepper cheese and American
cheese. Wednesday's menu is subs and you may choose from ham and
cheese w/chips, Italian sub w/chips, veggie sub w/chips, and turkey
sub w/chips at $3.50. We will accept orders through Friday May 4 at
4pm. Please give your orders to any Relay team member. Proceeds
benefit American Cancer Society. (Submitted by
Vickie Yencha 5/1/07)
Reminder. As of May 1, 2007, anyone without a driver's safety
training card will not be allowed to check out a state fleet car or
be reimbursed for travel expenses. You also need to have your budget
code when making the request. To receive a driver card, complete the
WVU Environmental Health and Safety Driver's Safety Training and
mail your certificate of completion to Michelle Bissell. For more
information, contact Dave White, ext. 225.
of the Month.
Employee of the Month is selected by Staff Council at its monthly
meeting. If you would like to submit a nomination for a deserving
classified staff member to be so recognized, please sent it by
Karen Branham. For
additional information on the nomination and selection criteria,
please refer to the Staff Council section on the WVU Parkersburg
Intranet. (Submitted 4/30/07)
for Carl Smith.
The Technology Division is hosting a retirement
reception for Carl Smith on Thursday, May 3, at 2:00 p.m. in the
Atrium at the Caperton Center. Please join us for cake and punch as
we celebrate this special occasion. (Submitted by
Vicky Stilgenbauer 5/1/07)
for Charlene. The Student Services Division is hosting a
retirement reception for Charlene McNulty at 1 p.m., Thursday (May
3) in the community room. Please stop by and offer your best
wishes to Charlene and enjoy cake and punch.
(Submitted by Drema Starkey 5/1/07)
for Bob McCloy,