Staff Appreciation Week - Monday

Monday's Events

People doing tai chi outdoors

AhealthyU Tai Chi & Breakfast on the Lawn

Time: 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Location: Lawn between Gray Hall and McCabe Hall (Student Health Center)

Kick off Staff Appreciation Week by exercising your mind and body with tai chi! This practice involves slow, mindful movements and deep breathing. We will meet on the lawn between Gray Hall and McCabe Hall (Student Health Center) at 9:30am for a light breakfast. The 30-minute tai chi class begins at 10am.

Rain location: Bentley Lounge in Gray Hall.

Register for Tai Chi on AsuccessfulU.

Chocolate cream filled cookies

Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: MGC 3 - 5
Register by Friday, May 25

Channel your inner Betty Crocker,™ and join us for the Cookie Bake-Off. Participate as a baker or be a taste-tester, and vote for your favorite cookie. Prizes will be awarded for best tasting, most creative, and fan favorite cookies.

Bakers may only submit one entry. All bakers must be full or part-time staff members and must register by Friday, May 25, 2018. Review the official Cookie Bake-Off rules before signing up. For questions, contact Ashley Wallace.

Share your cookie favorites on Twitter with the hashtag #AUappreciates, and tag @AUemployees.


Congratulations to this year's Cookie Bake-Off Winners!

Best Overall: Samantha Guthrie - Madeleines Albright
Most Creative: Ariadna Figueredo - Paint Your Own Unicorn
Fan Favorite: Amy Marrion - Oatmeal Caramel Chai Tea Cookies

Cookie Bake-Off Registration

Pink flowers on campu

Arboretum Tour

Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Meet in the SIS Atrium

Take a moment to appreciate AU's award-winning, accredited arboretum and gardens and learn interesting facts about the landscape and AU's sustainability efforts on this walking tour of campus, hosted by Facilities Management.