May 23, 2024

SAC News

July 2017 SAC Meeting – Our July meeting will take place on Thursday July 20th at the Stafford Campus and there will be ice cream!  The meeting will be at 1:00pm in the South Building Room 208.  All are welcome to attend.  Our guest speaker will be Melissa Yakabouski, Director of Undergraduate Admissions.  In addition to discussing the incoming class profile, Melissa will also share information about new initiatives in the Admissions area.  The SAC will also be voting for a new SAC Vice President. That person will be SAC President next year.  We also have upcoming fall activities and event to discuss.  For planning purposes, if you plan on attending, please RSVP to Pam Lowery (

Joni Wilson Article – There is a great article in The Free Lance-Star about longtime Director of Landscape & Grounds Joni Wilson, who is retiring after 30+ years of service.  The article can be viewed online by going to

Faculty & Staff Calendar Items – Faculty and staff who want to submit calendar items for the upcoming academic year, please visit and post your events.

UMW FY 18 Salary Increase – Be sure to read through Sabrina Johnson’s 6/13 email regarding the UMW FY 18 Salary Increase.  You can contact Paula Wilder,  in the Office of Human Resources with any questions you may have.

Excellent Eagle Employee Program: Nominate your co-workers, supervisor or employees for the Excellent Eagle Employee award. It’s easy! Just complete the Excellent Eagle Employee nomination form on our website. Take some time to nominate someone today! Winners get reserved parking on campus for the month.

#1 F.A.N. (Fantastic Action Noticed) In addition to the Excellent Eagle program, you can also recognize a colleague using HR’s #1 F.A.N. program. Did you experience exceptional customer service or awesome collaboration? If so, nominate the person or people involved in that experience. Complete the #1 F.A.N. form on the HR website, and your colleague will be able to choose a UMW spirit item as a token of appreciation.