March 3, 2024

SAC News

SAC Nominations – Have you nominated yourself or a co-worker to serve on SAC next year?  If not, no worries — you can nominate at this link –

COAR Pumpkin Palooza!    Staff/Faculty are invited to bring your children, nieces/nephews, and/or grandchildren to COAR’s annual Pumpkin Palooza this Sunday, Oct. 29, from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. There will be themed games and crafts being held on Ball Circle, as well as trick-or-treating across campus. Come in costume and enjoy an autumn afternoon! This is a great annual event that UMW students run and volunteer for – they would love to interact with you and your children there. You can email with any questions!

Staff/Faculty Mixer!  Save the Date!  SAC will be having a Fall Staff/Faculty mixer at Home Team Grill on Tuesday November 14th 4:30-6PM!   All staff & faculty are welcome to attend!

November SAC Meeting  – Our November SAC meeting will be held in Lee Hall 412 on Thursday November 16th from 1-3PM.  You do not need to be a member of the SAC to attend.  Hope to see you there!

November 17th Blood Drive – The UMW Red Cross Student Organization welcomes faculty and staff donors at our monthly blood drives on the Fredericksburg campus! This upcoming drive is the LAST chance to donate in the fall semester!  The drive will take place on November 17th at the Hurley Convergence Center Digital Auditorium Date from 11am-5pm.  Sign up online to donate at, search zip code 22401, and select the UMW drive. Walk-ins are welcome but please be aware that appointments take priority and we’ve had almost completely full appointment lists this semester!

Please email with any questions or comments.


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.