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CARE: Community and Recreation for Employees

Connect with CARE

Join the CARE listserv to hear about news and upcoming events. We also encourage you to let us know what kinds of community-building activities you’d like to see the committee sponsor.

Join the CARE Google group

CARE annual events include:

Fall

  • CARE Crew assists students move into residence halls
  • Halloween Costume Contest
  • Turkey Trot (campus walk/run) for Oregon Food Bank 
Winter

Spring

  • Timbers and Trail Blazer games (group rate)
  • Family Clothes Swap
  • Green Move Out

Summer

Ongoing

Mission Statement

To promote recreational activities and social service projects that contribute to cohesiveness among all college employees and make a positive impact in the community.  

CARE Committee Members

Helen Devol, benefits analyst 

Amy Dvorak, senior director of sustainability

Adam Geisler, administrative coordinator, Business Law

Vanessa Holmgren, director of multimedia and internal communications (CARE committee co-chair)

Michael Mannheimer, web content and social media manager

Caroline Mead, admissions office coordinator

Tara McIrvin, associate director, Alumni and Parent Programs

Natasha Richmond, assistant director of law school admissions (CARE committee co-chair)

Alyssa Salstrom, career and professional development program coordinator, law school 

Billy Walker, executive assistant to the VP and treasurer 

Sarah Warren, Associate Professor of Sociology 

Rochelle Zirdum, placement coordinator, teacher education

Events

January 22nd, 2018

  • Image preview 12:00pm: Employee Fitness: Cardio Tennis
    Cardio Tennis is taught by Jimmy Chau, Tennis Coach, on Mondays & Wednesdays at 12-12:45 pm in the Indoor Tennis Dome, or on the outdoor courts, weather permitting.   Improve your tennis game in a group lesson format with fun conditioning skills and drills that will keep you moving!

January 23rd, 2018

  • Image preview 12:00pm: Employee Fitness: X-Training
    X-Training is taught by Suzanne Brauer, PE/A Instructor, on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 12-12:45 pm in the Pamplin Center Activity (Mat) Room, or outside weather permitting.  Do it all with a variety of equipment…cardio, strength, core, and stretch…it’s a total body work-out.

January 24th, 2018

  • 9:00am - 3:00pm: Bloodworks NW Blood Drive
    Save lives locally! Donate with Bloodworks NW, a Pacific NW-based nonprofit that supplies all Legacy and Providence Hospitals in Oregon.
  • Image preview 12:00pm: Employee Fitness: Cardio Tennis
    Cardio Tennis is taught by Jimmy Chau, Tennis Coach, on Mondays & Wednesdays at 12-12:45 pm in the Indoor Tennis Dome, or on the outdoor courts, weather permitting.   Improve your tennis game in a group lesson format with fun conditioning skills and drills that will keep you moving!

January 25th, 2018

  • Image preview 12:00pm: Employee Fitness: X-Training
    X-Training is taught by Suzanne Brauer, PE/A Instructor, on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 12-12:45 pm in the Pamplin Center Activity (Mat) Room, or outside weather permitting.  Do it all with a variety of equipment…cardio, strength, core, and stretch…it’s a total body work-out.

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