Holiday Trees & Wreaths!

Should your department be interested in a Holiday tree or wreaths, please submit your request in writing via e-mail to Mike Starr, -along with your departmental charge code by Monday, December 4th.

Costs are as follows (these are approximations):
5′-7′ Tree – $70.00 / 7′-9′ Tree – $80.00 / Wreaths – $30.00

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All CC Tigers are welcome to visit the Art Department studio classrooms to view student work from Block 3. Artwork will be displayed by 5 different classes in several locations on Tuesday Nov. 14, from 4-6PM. Please see locations below:

Advanced Printmaking: 802 N. Nevada and Packard Hall Printshop

Advanced Sculpture: 802 N. Nevada and 3D Art Shop Classroom

Intro to Drawing: Packard, Room 132

Technical Drawing: Packard Hallway, and Room 131

Digital Photography & Spatial Awareness: Packard Hallway

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Hello All,
It’s that time of year again where the Office of Sustainability needs your commuting info! Please take this 3 min survey to better inform the Office of Sustainability of the campus’ carbon footprint. After submitting, you will be entered into a raffle to win a $50 gift card to a local restaurant! You have until the end of the block!

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NEH Professorship Book Discussion and Luncheon
Friday, Dec. 15, 12:30-1:30 p.m.: The Roundhouse by Louise Erdich. For faculty and staff. Please contact Victoria Levine by email by Nov. 15 if you would like to attend the luncheon. Please indicate if you would like to have a copy of the book delivered to your office at the beginning of Block 4, and please indicate any dietary restrictions. This is a chance to read and discuss the novel that won the National Book Award for Fiction in 2012. This novel addresses violence against Native women and the challenges Indigenous people face under federal law.

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Do you participate in CC’s Cigna health plan? Did you participate in the October biometric screening? If so, you should receive your results via post soon.

If you participate in CC’s Cigna health plan AND you participated in the recent biometric screening, when you receive your results go online at and complete the health assessment using the information included in your biometric results to receive a $25 gift card. We receive a list of completions (no personal data!) several times a month and will send the card when your name appears on the list.

The health assessment is at; ‘My Health’ tab; ‘Take My Health Assessment.’

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An updated version of the Education Assistance Program policy is available on the CC website. There are no changes to the policy itself. We have simply added language to help clarify the policy, particularly the potential taxability of education assistance benefits.

You can see the policy on the CC website under About CC / Welcome / Leadership / Policies and Compliance / Human Resources / Education Assistance Program, or try this link:

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Our onsite chair massage program continues during 2017. A massage therapist will be on campus most Wednesdays. Employees may book massages in increments of 15 minutes ($1/minute).

If you want to try a chair massage, follow these easy steps to sign-up:

1. Copy and paste this link into your browser:
2. Select the “Schedule Now” button on the right
3. Select the service you want at bottom, for example “15 Minute Massage”
4. Choose your facility location on the right (Colorado College)
5. Select the date on the calendar that you would like to schedule
6. Select the time that you would like to schedule
7. Follow a few simple registration steps to create your profile
8. Click the orange “Book It” button
9. You will receive a confirmation email and reminder about your

The cost is $1/minute (15 minute minimum). The massage therapists will take
payment day of massage and they take cash/check/credit cards.

If you book a massage, it will be in the Worner Building, Room #211.

Please note that this is provided as a convenience for employees and massage time is not paid work time.

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