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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

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

Jessica Starling, assistant professor of religious studies

Billy Walker, executive assistant to the VP and treasurer 

Events

February 21st, 2017

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

February 22nd, 2017

  • Image preview 11:00am - 3:00pm: Be The Match Donor Drive
    ATTN: ORGAN DONORS – You are not yet registered to donate bone marrow unless you separately register and complete a DNA cheek swab. BeTheMatch is coming to register as many people as possible for this life-saving database.



    Walk in or make an appointment: http://tinyurl.com/gnbmo8f.

    Questions? Visit https://bethematch.org/support-the-cause/donate-bone-marrow/.

  • 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!

February 23rd, 2017

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

February 24th, 2017

  • Image preview 12:00pm: Employee Fitness - Core & Stretch
    Core & Stretch is taught by Suzanne Brauer, PE/A Instructor, on Fridays at 12-12:45 pm in the Class Room 019 Downstairs in the Pamplin Sports Center.

    Spend some time on two of the most important things you can do for your body…abs, back, and center core strengthening, along with stretching for the flexibility of your connective tissue, joints, and muscles.  A variety of class formats will be presented.

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