November Staff Senate Rewind

Posted on Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 by staffAdmin under General Staff Senate News, Information Resources.

Staff Senate Angel Tree

It is that time of year again and the Angel Tree 2019 Signup Genius is LIVE!! We would love for you to sign up to purchase gifts for our wonderful Angel Tree Families to help make their holidays special. Find a particular item or items you would like to purchase, sign up and go shopping!

Once you have purchased your gift(s), contact the individuals listed below to arrange a time to drop off your donations by Friday, December 6th.

Gifts do not need to be wrapped but do need to be  tagged with Family#, gender and age.

Contact:  Britt Flanagan,, 336.334.4686, 123A Moore Nursing Building OR Katherine Stamey,, 336.256.1397, 114A Guilford Hall

Provost Search and Forum

It was announced last month to the campus that Provost Dunn will be transitioning from her role effective July 31, 2020. We are sad to see her go and wish her well in her future endeavors. As was announced in this Campus Weekly article, there is a scoping survey available. This is your opportunity to assist in the search for our next Provost. This survey will be open until November 25th.

Volunteer Opportunity – Toy Drive

The Salvation Army is looking for volunteers for their Toy Drive this year. The following dates are available: Monday, December 9th, 9 a.m. – Noon & 1:30 p.m. 5 p.m.; Wednesday, December 11th, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Thursday, December 12th, 9 a.m. – Noon; Friday, December 13th, 9 a.m. – Noon & 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.

For more information contact: Hannah Holcomb

Out of the Garden Volunteer Opportunity

When: November 21 from 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Renaissance Plaza, 2517 Phillips Avenue

Please sign up to volunteer with “Out of the Garden Project” to help with the Fresh Mobile Markets – Food Drops. This is an incredible opportunity for our U.N.C.G. staff to engage with the community and see what the Out of the Garden Project is all about. And use the 24 hours of community service leave you are allotted as an SHRA or EHRA employee.

Sign up here.

Alzheimers’ Study

Dr. Jennifer Etnier is looking for participants for an Alzheimers’ Study. The study needs 240 participants from Guilford, Forsyth, Davidson, Alamance, Randolph and Rockingham Counties. The inclusion criteria are: individuals aged 40-65, cognitively normal, English speaking, and currently not meeting physical activity guidelines and willing to be randomly assigned to a control condition or a 1 year physical activity intervention. Learn more at

Staff Senate Channel on the UNCG Mobile App

Want to stay up to date on events, service opportunities, and other announcements from Staff Senate? If so, subscribe to the new Staff Senate Channel on the UNCG Mobile App.

So, how do you do that? It’s easy! Open the app and tap on the Notifications icon, then click on the Explore all Channels link. Tap on Staff Senate Communication and Opt-in. It’s that easy!

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