New Faces, New Places (August 18, 2016)
Professional Activities (August 18, 2016)
Colleague Recognition (August 18, 2016)
KSC in the News (August 4, 2016)
Highlights from the Web (August 18, 2016)
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Mason Library. Photo by Lynn Roman.
From Recreational Sports:
Faculty and staff who are benefit-eligible employees (or their spouses/partners who are on their KSC health insurance plan) may utilize the Harvard Pilgrim wellness connection benefit to join the Recreation Center at no charge. The wellness connection program requires members to work out in the Recreation Center...
From the Greater Keene Chamber of Commerce:
The Greater Keene Chamber of Commerce announces the start of the application period for its 2016-2017 Leadership Monadnock program. This program, founded in 1997, is an intensive nine-month program beginning in October and ending in June. Full-day meetings take place once a month...
From Jennifer Ferrell , director of student involvement:
The “Owl Code” is about to take flight!
What is the Owl Code? The code forms the basis for our actions as a community and our expectations of one another as members of that community.
Vice President of Student Affairs & Enrollment...
From Brandon Mathieu, coordinator of fraternity and sorority life and student leadership:
Four out of eight of our chapters attended their national organization’s annual business meeting last month, and each chapter came back to Keene State with recognition from their national organization.
Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity: Six active brothers and...
From the Redfern Arts Center:
August is almost here, and that means the Redfern 16-17 season is ready to go on sale! Please consider becoming a member of the Redfern - Members can be first in line to buy tickets, receive discounts, get the best seats, and help support all...
The New England Association for College Admission Counseling has selected Keene State as host site for its 2017 annual conference.
The conference will take place May 31-June 2, 2017, and can expect up to 700 college admissions professionals and guidance counselors. Colleges and universities that have hosted this meeting in...
From Kim Harkness , HR:
Registration is now open for a new on-campus workshop, “Intro to LEAN,” being offered to the KSC community. If you’ve ever thought that a KSC process is too cumbersome or inefficient, this may be the workshop for you!
LEAN isn’t an acronym but an approach...
From Laura Borden, Marketing and Communications:
To order business cards or nametags, please see the administrative assistant in your department. Cards can be ordered online here . If you have questions, please call Laura Borden at 8-2933.
Ready to learn something new?
Your colleagues are sharing quick lessons on topics across disciplines in Keene State’s "Teaching Moments" series . Get a glimpse of Keene State professors explaining mapping, forgiveness and reconciliation, performing music, how society influences behavior, the science of crystallography, and more. There are eight videos...
From Recreational Sports:
Over the next couple of months, renovations will be ongoing in the shower areas of the men’s and women’s general locker rooms to add individual and handicap accessible stalls in both areas. During this time, showers will not be available for use, but members can use the...
From the Staff Recognition Committee:
On Wednesday May 18th more than 125 staff and faculty gathered in the Mabel Brown Room for an acknowledgement of their Years of Service to Keene State College. From our newest staff through to our colleague with 47 years all enjoyed a fun and lively...
From Laura Borden , Marketing and Communications:
It’s that time of year again … we will be placing a campus stationery order with the printer in early July, to be delivered mid-July.
Please check your supply and reorder by Friday, July 1 using this form .
Please make sure to...
From Jackie Hooper , Redfern Arts Center:
Keene State’s Redfern Arts Center celebrates its 35th year with an expanded 2016-17 Presenting Season, launching a new and fun-filled Summer Family Series as well as a diverse array of performances throughout the year, bringing world-class artists to Keene and the Greater Monadnock...
From Betsy Street , Monadnock Center for Successful Transitions:
Eight students from Keene High School, North Campus, came to Keene State on May 24 for a morning of job shadows, hosted by the Monadnock Center for Successful Transitions (MCST).
Students spent almost two hours one-on-one or in very small groups...
New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan recognized Dr. Dottie Morris for her contributions to the community and the state. Governor Hassan, in an official commendation, noted Dottie’s commitment to resolving student-centered community issues; Dottie’s leadership, courage, and perseverance in welcoming people to New Hampshire from other countries; Dottie’s acknowledgement from the...
From Jane Eklund , Marketing and Communications:
The fall issue of Keene State Today will have a sustainability focus. I’m interested in suggestions for stories that fit broadly into the topic of sustainability, particularly stories on alumni who are working in related fields or living off the grid, etc., though...
Robin Picard, coordinator of student and community relations, reports that at this year’s Green Up Keene Day, April 9, 8,100 pounds of trash were collected, compared to 7,000 in 2014. That’s thanks in part to 143 Keene State volunteers, including fraternities, sororities, and student organizations.
From Amanda Guthorn , Campus Safety:
Keene State College staff members traveled to Concord on April 21 to participate in the annual statewide Sexual Assault Resource Team (SART) summit. Dr. Amanda Guthorn , Director of Campus Safety, Stuart Mitchell , Associate Director of Campus Safety, Jeff Maher , Title IX...
From Rosemarie Bernardi , Art:
The outside walls of several buildings in downtown Keene will become a temporary outdoor art gallery for three months this summer.
On Sunday May 1, Keene State College advanced printmaking students will be pasting up their very large, 6’ x 24,’ temporary paper mural off...
From Amanda Guthorn , Campus Safety (and Honey-Nooner):
Once a week, a group of faculty and staff use their lunchtime to sing and play music together. On Thursday, the group, who have dubbed themselves The Honey-Nooners, made their concert debut singing for and with the children of the Child Development...
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