News & Notes – Oct. 17

— We’re looking for faculty and staff participants for Cultural Awareness Week’s Paintball Tournament. The tournament will be on Friday, October 24th from 1pm-5pm in the Quad. It’s $5 to participate and all funds raised will benefit the Disability Services Committee. For any questions, please contact Tommy Vane at

— Audry Weronski, Advancement Services Coordinator, joined an elite group of advancement service professionals last week while attending bbcon 2014 – Blackbaud Conference for Nonprofits – where she earned her Raiser’s Edge Certification or bCER.  bCRE offers nonprofit professionals an opportunity to validate Raiser’s Edge competencies and join an elite community of certified users. bCRE also helps create professional development opportunities, by identifying knowledge gaps and offering training paths to fill those gaps.  Congratulations Audry!

— The Employee Retreat was last week at Mt. Irenaeus in West Clarksville, NY.IMG_3465

— Hilbert professor Dr. Andrew Kolin appeared on the Progressive Radio Network with Stephen Lendman last week.