6 Decisions You’ll Never Regret Making

The Huffington Post
Lindsay Holmes

We have a lot of decisions to make in our lives: Where to live, what job to pursue, what flavor coffee to drink. Some are obviously more serious than others, but regardless of the frivolity of some choices, we still are constantly making selections on a daily basis. And when […]

October 7th, 2014|Newsletter|

Dealing With Conflict in the Workplace: HR Reaction

From HR Affiliates

Companies with great workplaces and corporate culture are more financially successful than their peers. Great workplaces have lower employee turnover than their competitors and are able to recruit top talent that fits their culture and needs. The end result is they provide top quality customer service and create innovative products and […]

September 30th, 2014|Newsletter|

November Anniversaries


Bill Goins, ITS – 32

Shirley College, Business Office – 22

Michelle Ruth, Library – 18

Steven Craig, Maintenance – 17

Robin McClure, Graduate Education – 17

Aimee Bayeba, Building Services – 8

Scott Switzer, ITS – 4

Eric Karls, Human Resources – 3

Vinceno Wright, Building Services – 3

Michael Chumbley, Maintenance – 2

Jackie Lockard, Education – 2

Scott Schwarberg, Campus Safety – […]

September 25th, 2014|Newsletter|

November Birthdays

John Conn, Athletics – 11/1

Boris Zakic, Art – 11/1

Fred Cook, Maintenance – 11/2

John Hallum, Athletics – 11/2

Kyle Hendrix, Grounds – 11/2

Angela Cox, Education – 11/3

Jackie Lockard, Education – 11/3

Sonny Burnette, Music – 11/6

David Fraley, Chemistry – 11/6

Bobbi Boblett, ITS – 11/7

Brandi Duggins, Library – 11/7

Carol Williams, Education – 11/8

Jerry McAlister, Athletics – 11/10

Adam Skonieczki, […]

September 25th, 2014|Newsletter|

Tiger Cubs

Welcome to our latest Tiger Cubs!

Adriel Joy Griffin — Daughter of Coach Nick Griffin — Athletics

Evelyn Ann Karls — Daughter of Eric Karls — Wellness Coordinator b

September 2nd, 2014|Newsletter|

Most Account Holders Fail Basic HSA Quiz

By Stephen Miller, CEBS 7/10/2014

High-deductible health plans and health savings accounts (HSAs) have been in the market for over a decade now—and flexible spending accounts (FSAs) and health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) have been around for much longer. Yet consumers, including current account holders, do not fully understand them.

Only 30 percent of current […]

July 18th, 2014|Newsletter|

New Faces on Campus

Welcome to those who have recently joined our team!

Savannah Benningfield – Ropes Course Facilitator — Student Life
Thomas Blue — Part-Time Safety Officer — Campus Safety
Justin Carr — Manager – Image Services Center — Auxiliary Services
Mary Ann Doyle — Adjunct Professor — Education
Madeline Fritz — Graphic Artist — Marketing & Communications
Sonya Hall — Data […]

June 20th, 2014|Newsletter|

Upcoming Events

July 4th (Friday) Independence Day
Some offices may be open — your manager will let you know if you are required to work this day.

June 20th, 2014|Newsletter|

Six Rules To Ensure A Comfortable Retirement


As you approach retirement, there are steps you need to take to ensure your savings can last a lifetime. Regardless of your retirement goals — whether they include travel, moving to a warmer part of the country or spending more time with family, you need to ensure you will have enough money to […]

June 20th, 2014|Newsletter|

Difficult Conversations: Nine Common Mistakes

By Sarah Green, based on Failure to Communicate by Holly Weeks

Mistake #1: We fall into a combat mentality.
When difficult conversations turn toxic, it’s often because we’ve made a key mistake: we’ve fallen into a combat mentality. This allows the conversation to become a zero-sum game, with a winner and a loser. But the reality […]

June 9th, 2014|Newsletter|

10 Tips to Help You Boost Your Retirement Savings

Even if you began saving late or have yet to begin, it’s important for you to know you are not alone, and there are steps you can take to kick-start your retirement plan. Merrill Lynch has provided the following tips to help boost your savings — no matter what stage of your life — […]

June 2nd, 2014|Newsletter|

Upcoming Events

Easter Holiday
April 18 — Good Friday

March 20th, 2014|Newsletter|

New Faces on Campus

Welcome to those who have recently joined our team.

Raymond Bailey — Adjunct Faculty — Religion
Jeremy Bass — Adjunct Faculty — Music
Mason Daniel — EGSL Activities Coordinator — Chemistry
Layne Earlywine — Building Technician — Building Services
Robert Fox – Adjunct Faculty — Religion
Floyd Hockensmith — Safety Officer — Campus Safety
Jeremy King — Building Technician — Building […]

March 20th, 2014|Newsletter|

Tiger Cub

Welcome to our latest Tiger Cub!

Isaac Leonard Baird — Born 3-19-14, 7 pounds, 14 ounces, 20.5 inches
(Son of Sandy Baird — LRC)

March 20th, 2014|Newsletter|