Staff Appreciation Week - Tuesday

Tuesday's Events

June 4, 2019


Staff Council Professional Clothing Drive

Time: 9:00am - 3:30pm
Location: MGC

Donate your clean, gently worn suits, dress shirts, blouses, and other professional clothing items during StaffCon. All items should be clean and on hangers. All items will be donated to A Wider Circle. For more information, contact the Staff Council Service Committee at  


Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location: MGC

Through the framework of American University’s Strategic Plan for Excellence: Change Makers for a Changing World, this conference will support staff as a driving force to advance AU. By providing space for unique staff perspectives to be shared and by encouraging multiple presentation methods to engage diverse learning styles, our presenters will “address the issues facing our community and higher education, while building on American University’s legacy of leadership, scholarship, and service, and boldly embracing opportunities for greater impact."

Join your colleagues to bring about new ideas across campus, highlight our talent within our campus community, and inspire new engagements and partnerships for our community. Visit for more information.

AhealthyU Cooking Demo

Time: 11:45am – 1:00pm
Location: Tavern (no longer MGC 3 - 5)
Get cooking with chefs from AU Dining as they demonstrate how to prepare tasty dishes using the fresh herbs that you receive at the picnic. Registration required.

AU RecFit Yoga & Meditation

Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Jacobs Fitness Center (Aerobics Studio)

Find your center with RecFit’s Group Exercise Yoga and Meditation class. This complimentary class will guide you through simple postures designed to promote increased strength, focus, and flexibility. Yoga mats will be provided. Comfortable athletic attire is recommended. For more information, contact Becky Parks at

AU RecFit Health Analysis

Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Cassell Fitness Center

Sign-up for your Health Analysis and consultation with AU RecFit Personal Trainer. This comprehensive assessment measures variables such as blood pressure, heart rate, body weight, BMI, body fat percent and more. To schedule your 15-minute appointment, contact Bob Beahm at

Staff Council after hours

Time: 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Location: Pizza Paradiso

Mingle with fellow AU staff and Staff Council members at Pizza Paradiso. It’s a great way to catch up with old friends and connect with others from around campus. AU staff ID required. To RSVP, visit