Let’s all show our Tiger Pride by participating in Spirit Week next week!

Spirit week 2018 flyerSpirit Week begins this coming Monday, Sept. 24, and we encourage everyone to participate. Each day next week is a different theme. Dress up to show your school spirit!

  • Monday, Sept. 24: Dress as your favorite movie, literary or historical character or a person who inspires you.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 25: Wear mismatched clothes or patterns.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 26: Wear animal print or western wear.
  • Thursday, Sept. 27: Dress from your favorite decade.
  • Friday, Sept. 28: Wear your favorite Brenau shirt or Spirit Week shirt.

Don’t forget the crafts and activities each day, particularly if you signed up in advance. See the Spirit Week poster for more details.

Register for the Hall County Heart Walk on Gainesville Campus, Oct. 13

The Hall County Heart Walk will be on Brenau’s Historic Campus this year at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13. Registration is free. If you want to walk and get a free shirt, please email Kelley Maddox by Sept. 23. See the 2018 Hall County Heart Walk Flyer for more details. Employees who participate will be awarded with 5 Activity Points.

Kickin’ Cancer Kickball: Get Your Pink On Oct. 6!

Kickin Cancer Kickball Brenau 2018

Brenau will be playing kickball on Saturday, Oct. 6, to support the American Cancer Society and Gainesville Parks and Rec Children At Play Fund.

The game will take place at Candler Field (City Park) at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, and is free for participants who register online  before Wednesday, Sept. 26.

All Brenau, Helix and Aramark employees plus friends and family members are eligible to participate. Children ages 8 and up can play.

All participants will receive a free shirt and each Brenau employee participant will receive 5 activity points toward the Wellness Participation Award as well.

Title IX Training closing today, Sept. 14

Today is the last day for employees to take the Title IX Training. If you have not yet completed the training, please do so before 5 p.m. today.

HOW TO LOGIN:

Login for Returning Employees:

  1. Go to http://www.everfi.com/login and enter your login information.
  2. In the upper right corner, enter registration code c6a9297d, then add by clicking “Add a Course” in the top right corner of the dashboard.
  3. Register with your first name and last name the way it appears in ADP, then click “next.”
  4. On the next screen, click “get started.”

Login for New Employees:

  1. Go to http://www.everfi.com/login and click “Register.”
  2. Under Student/Learner, enter the Registration Code c6a9297d.
  3. Click “Next” to create your account. Note: When prompted, you will enter your Brenau 6-digit faculty/staff ID number to receive credit for completion. If you do not know your 6 digit ID number, you can look it up in CampusWeb, review your ADP portal at www.workforcenow.adp.com or you may contact the Human Resources Office or Payroll Office.

All employees should complete Part 1 of the training for faculty and staff by Friday, Sept. 7.

Brenau’s First of 3 ‘Fall Food Truck Fridays’

Boar's Head hot dog cartBrenau’s first of three “Fall Food Truck Fridays” will be held Friday, Sept. 28, starting at 11 a.m. on the lawn of Sorority Circle. Come and enjoy tacos and hot dogs from the Aramark Food Truck and ice cream from “Lil Ice Cream Dude.”

Faculty, staff and guests should be sure to have cash ready. Students will be able to sign in for payment. No lunch will be served in the dining hall on this day unless the event is rained out.

Updated holidays added in ADP

Holidays in ADP have been updated for 2018-2019 academic year. Holidays are listed in two locations of ADP: on the home page, and on the calendar icon at the top of your employee portal.

Chair Massage Spots available for Sept. 19

There are 15 afternoon appointments available on a first-come, first-serve basis for chair massages Wednesday, Sept. 19, on the Gainesville historic campus. Each massage lasts for 10 minutes. To claim one of the appointments please be one of the first 15 to email Kelley Maddox at kmaddox@brenau.edu.

Hall County Heart Walk on Brenau Historic Campus, Oct. 13

2018 Hall County Heart Walk ShirtsThe Hall County Heart Walk will be on Brenau’s Historic Campus this year, Saturday, Oct. 13 at 9 a.m. Registration is free. If you want to walk and get a free shirt, please email Kelley Maddox by Sept. 23. See the 2018 Hall Co. Heart Walk Flyer (PDF) for more details. Employees who participate will be awarded with 5 Activity Points towards Wellness.

Order Your Free Spirit Week Shirt By Saturday, Sept. 8

Don’t forget if you want to get a free Spirit Week shirt you need to register for one by Saturday, Sept. 8, at brenau.edu/spirit-week.

Only employees who pre-register will receive a shirt. Click here to view the design (PDF)!

Brenau Blood Drive on Monday, Sept. 10

As a way to honor and give respect to those affected by 9/11, Health Services is hosting a Blood Drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 10 in the Sellars Gallery. Let’s honor those who lost their life by giving blood and saving another life. The American Red Cross has an emergent need for blood donors.

Health Services would like to challenge the Brenau community to make this a record drive. Over the last three years, our record for pints donated is 36. We challenge YOU to help us get to 40 pints!

Please sign up to reserve your spot at https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/find-drive

Employees who donate will be awarded 1 Wellness Activity Point.