Staff Appreciation Week - Thursday

Thursday's Events

Financial Wellness Seminars

Time: Session times listed below or join any of the sessions on Skype for Business at
Location: All live sessions held in MGC 200

Get fiscally fit with representatives from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). The following financial wellness seminars will discuss investing, as well as cash and debt management topics. Registration is required for on-site sessions.

Register on AsuccessfulU.

Tax Reform - Key Changes

Session 1: 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Session 2: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

On December 22, 2017, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 was signed into law. Learn how the changes will impact YOUR taxes. During the workshop session we will cover: changes to the income tax rate brackets, standard deduction, personal exemptions and itemized deductions. We will also address changes that will impact families, including: 529 plan rule changes, changes to the child tax credit, and changes to healthcare-related tax items.

Take Control of Your Money

Session: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Trying to save, but just can't save enough? Too much debt got you down? Do you have good credit history? This workshop addresses how to manage your money, maintain good credit and take control of your debt. We'll also cover protecting yourself from identity theft.

Pre-Retirement Planning

Session: 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Evaluate your retirement plan and take the steps needed to prepare successfully to meet your retirement goals. Assess your retirement cash flow needs and take an in-depth look at the resources you will have available, including your American University retirement savings and government sponsored benefits like Social Security and Medicare.

Staff Council
Third Annual Personnel Conference

Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: MGC

Teach. Learn. Grow. Creating a culture of learning.
Join your colleagues at the Staff Council Third Annual Personnel Conference where we will bring new ideas across campus, highlight our talent within the campus community, and inspire new engagements and partnerships for our community. For more details, see the Staff Council website.

Staff Council
Professional Clothing Drive

Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: MGC

Donate your clean, gently worn suits, dress shirts, blouses and other professional clothing items. All items should be clean and on hangers. All items will be donated to Martha's Table. Contact Lindsey Brown at for more information.

Staff Council
After Hours Event

Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Tenley Bar & Grill

Come mingle with fellow AU staff and Staff Council members at Tenley Bar & Grill. It's a great way to catch up with old friends and connect with others from around campus. AU staff ID required. Please RSVP to attend.

RecFit Small Group Training Sessions

Time: Tuesday and Thursday, 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Congressional Fitness Center (East Campus)

Small group training is a great and fun way to workout. Join your fellow faculty and staff for a quick workout guided by one of our certified personal trainers. 

Workouts include a combination of aerobic, strength, and flexibility exercises that will be adjusted for all fitness levels. 

Pre-register by emailing Bob Beahm at