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CARE: Community and Recreation for Employees

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Join the CARE list serve 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.

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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
  • Soup, Socks & Snugglies 
  • Wellness Fair
  • Staff Development Days

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, sustainability manager

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)

Billy Walker, executive assistant to the VP and treasurer 

Rochelle Zirdum, placement coordinator, teacher education

Events

May 24th, 2017

  • Image preview 1:00pm: EMPLOYEE FITNESS: WEIGHT ROOM CIRCUIT
    Weight Room Circuit is taught by Suzanne Brauer, PE/A Instructor, on Wednesdays 1:00-1:45pm, in the Pamplin Fitness Center/Weight Room.  This class is for all levels of fitness.  Starting with dynamic movement and ending with active stretching, each work-out will consist of 5 exercises (pull, push, squat, core, high metabolic) rotating and repeating that will help you increase strength and stamina.

May 25th, 2017

  • 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 019 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.

May 26th, 2017

  • Image preview 12:00pm: CARE EMPLOYEE ACTIVITY - SPIN/CYCLE
    It’s fun and social.  Everyone is welcome.  All levels can ride together on a stationary bike.  It happens on Fridays from 12 noon - 1:00 pm.  Meet in the Foyer of the Pamplin Gym.

May 29th, 2017

  • Image preview 12:00pm: CARE EMPLOYEE ACTIVITY - WALKING
    It’s fun and social.  Everyone is welcome.  All levels can walk together.  Walking is the most natural way to develop and maintain your fitness. It happens on Mondays from 12 noon - 1:00 pm.  Meet at the Law School at the front door of the Legal Research Center.

May 30th, 2017

  • 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 019 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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