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Staff Appreciation

Staff Appreciation Week: May 18-22, 2015

Each year, American University celebrates the contributions of its staff with a week of events highlighting top performers, years of commitment, and individuals' works across campus!

Thursday, May 21 Rain Update

Posted at 8:28 a.m.

We always appreciate our staff so we're not letting a little rain stop us!


We plan to play if it's drizzling, but if it's a downpour, we will postpone the tournament until next Thursday, May 28, at 8:30 a.m. on the Quad. Players, check with your team captains.

If we play, teams will start at 8:30 a.m. 

8:30 a.m.:

Game 1: The Librarian Always Spikes Twice vs. The Server Also Rises
Game 2: Code Blue vs. This One's for You Gail 

9 a.m.:

Game 3: Zen and the Art of Librarians Playing Volleyball vs. Winner of Game 2
Game 4: Survival of the Fittest vs. Denied!
Game 5: Setting Ducks vs. Legal Beagles
Game 6: Facilities Spikers vs. Pros and Cons  

9:30 a.m.:

Game 7: Money Ballers vs. Winner of Game 1
Game 8: KSB! OMG! vs. Dean's Team
Game 9: School of International Servers vs. FA Money Ballers
Game 10: Athletics vs. CC United

Winners move up to the next bracket starting at 10 a.m.

Staff Council Professional Clothing Drive/Book & Media Swap
MGC Marketplace, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.  

AhealthyU Health & Wellness Fair
MGC 2 - 5, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

Annual Eagles Nest Photo (Staff Alumni Photo)
SIS Abramson Family Founders Room, 11 a.m.  

Annual Staff Picnic
Bender Arena, 12 - 1:30 p.m.  

AthankU for Your Thyme
Bender Arena Lobby, 12 - 1:30 p.m. 

Staff Council After-Hours Event
Tenley Gastropub, 5:30 p.m.  

Recreational Sports & Fitness Membership and Personal Training Discounts and Guest Pass
Cassell & Jacobs Fitness Centers, all day

Registration Forms

Annual Cupcake Bake-Off Registration -


Staff Volleyball Registration -


Come out on Thursday and cheer on your favorite team!