Department of Dance Presents FOCUS

The Department of Dance presents, FOCUS, an Evening of Dance production, at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 2-3. The concert in Pearce Auditorium will feature work from senior Mary Rose Gibson and student choreographers Lathan Roberts, Sarah Meyer and Miles Jones. Come and be immersed in a variety of works ranging for traditional Fosse jazz to contemporary.

Admission is free for Brenau faculty, staff and students. General admission is $7 and the cost for seniors and alumni is $5.

For more information, email Madia Cooper-Ashirifi at

Lip Sync Challenge for Halloween!

To join in the fun please email

The Staff Development Committee’s Halloween Costume Contest and Fall Festival will be Oct. 31 on the lawn by the Tea Room. Please come join the fun!

Flu Shots Available at Health Services

The best flu prevention is vaccination, and the CDC recommends that people get a vaccine by the end of October. Health Services still has flu vaccines available for $15, no appointment needed.
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Technology Refresher Course

Please join the Staff Development Committee, Thursday Oct. 11, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. at Thurmond McCrae for the first of several Technology Refresher Courses.

In this course Eli Carling, HelpDesk Technician, will be sharing and demonstrating Drive File Stream which is a new desktop application that allows you to quickly access all of your Google Drive files on demand, directly from your computer, meaning you use almost none of your hard drive space and spend less time waiting for files to sync.

He will also go over a new feature of Google Calendar that allows you to create appointment slots to share with others. Please bring a laptop, if you are able, to follow along with the demonstration for real time practice. Time permitting, Eli will be on hand to answer questions related to Google and it’s features.

Thanks for Participating in Kickball 2018

Thanks to all who participated in the Kickball event on Saturday, Oct. 6. Brenau took home the second place trophy! Employees who participated were awarded five Wellness Activity Points. Another opportunity to play will be coming up in February or March of 2019.

Family Day: The Battle of Hastings Oct. 14

The Northeast Georgia History Center presents living history demonstrations, hands-on activities, special exhibits and performances for Family Day: The Battle of Hastings from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14. This event brings to life the pivotal day that ended one culture, started another and led directly to the English language sounding how it does today.

Free and open to the public. For information, call 770-297-5900.

Reminder: Timecard Approval

As a reminder to all supervisors, timecards in ADP need to be approved by noon every Monday. Please be sure to approve all pending leave (vacation, sick, etc) requests by that time, too.

Thank you for your continued cooperation. Please contact Angie Graham if you have any questions.

Haven Clippinger Senior Recital Oct. 12

Haven Clippinger, a senior music major from Gainesville, Ga., will perform her senior recital Friday, Oct. 12, 7:30 p.m. in Pearce Auditorium.

Haven Clippinger, soprano, will perform her senior recital this Friday, Oct. 12, 7:30 p.m. in Pearce Auditorium. She will sing selections by Handel, Mozart, Beethoven and Fauré. Free and open to the public. For information, call 770-538-4764 or go to

Brenau Admissions to Roll Out 2018 Recruitment Films

Please join the Admissions Department for the first official viewing of our 2018 Womens College and “2+2” Initiative recruitment films at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, in Thurmond McRae Lecture Hall.

We are exceedingly grateful for all those who volunteered for these two projects this past August, and we hope you will enjoy watching the fruits of your labor unfold on the wide screen in TMAC. Feel free to bring a friend!

Second Fall Food Truck Friday will be Friday, Oct 26

Friday, Oct. 26, Aramark Food Truck will be serving hotdogs and BBQ with all the “fixins” (vegetarian option available) on the lawn of Sorority Circle during lunch.

Lil Ice Cream Dude is scheduled to appear from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with free ice cream to the first 150 guests.

Cost for faculty, staff and guests is $5 cash. Students can sign in as usual. If it rains, lunch will be moved to the Dining Hall.