Staff Senate

Upcoming Events

Staff Senate Elections - Results

Thanks to all who voted in the Staff Senate elections. We are pleased to announce the following staff members have been elected for two year terms to the Staff Senate beginning June 21, 2017.

Brad Hodges, Forest Grove
Andrea Lybarger, Hillsboro
Angela Moberg, Forest Grove
Nicole Shappart, Forest Grove
Sara Tapia-Guillen, Hillsboro
Ashly Tilden-Browning, Forest Grove
Colton Underhill, Forest Grove
Jayme Wong, Forest Grove

Congratulations to the new senators and our sincere thanks to all who were nominated and those who voted.

The Staff Senate serves as the official representative body of the university staff community by actively participating in campus governance. The Staff Senate will foster a spirit of unity and cooperation, providing representation of non-faculty personnel in coordination with the faculty and student governing bodies. The Staff Senate will also provide a forum for the exchange of information between members of the staff, administration, faculty, and students. The Staff Senate will contribute to the advancement of the university’s mission and vision by supporting the educational environment of the institution. Requirements/Expectations:  Nominees must be benefits eligible, non-faculty employees of Pacific University and must have been employed for at least one (1) year.

 

Professional Development Opportunities

Interest Groups

Preparedness Lunches
Thursdays, Noon - 1 p.m.
Scott Hall, 219

This informal special interest group will meet weekly. Topics available by email. Contact peter.morgan@pacificu.edu for more information..

Crafter’s Lunch Break
Bring a lunch, a personal craft project, craft supplies and your crafty self! Gather with your crafty co-workers once a week to finish those half-finished yarn projects, overdue art cards, much-needed mending and those scrapbooks you’ve been meaning to do for years. It’s amazing what can be accomplished over the lunch hour. To learn more about dates and locations, please contact Deni Cadd deni@pacificu.edu or x3096.

Health & Wellness Opportunities

Yoga
Fridays, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Warner Hall - Room 4: Free Yoga class for all current Pacific students, faculty and staff.
Hosted by Pacific Intramurals & Recreation, instructor is Lila Martin-Bergroth.

Pick-up Basketball
Fridays, 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Stoller Gym
*Drop-In, no sign-ups

Fitness Center Hours (Stoller)
Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Questions? Contact Angela Moberg, Director of Recreation and Intramurals

Send Your Suggestions to the Staff Senate

The Staff Senate serves as the official representative body of the University staff community by actively participating in campus governance.  The Staff Senate shall foster a spirit of unity and cooperation, providing representation of non-faculty personnel in coordination with the faculty and student governing bodies.  The Staff Senate shall also provide a forum for the exchange of information between members of the staff, administration, faculty and students.

— from the University Handbook

Staff Senate exists to serve you.  We care about the quality of your life relative to campus and the larger global community.  We are committed to openness, collaboration and inclusiveness.  Any issues or concerns you have are welcomed by the Staff Senate.  Email us any time at staffsenate@pacificu.edu.

Staff Senate Year in Review

Summary of 2015-2016 Staff Senate Activities
Summary of 2014-2015 Staff Senate Activities
Summary of 2013-2014 Staff Senate Activities

Summary of 2012-2013 Staff Senate Activities
Summary of 2011-2012 Staff Senate Activities
Summary of 2010-2011 Staff Senate Activities
Summary of 2008-2009 Staff Senate Activities