College of the Liberal Arts Staff Newsletter – May

Congratulations to the April You Rock winner

Tracy Wallace was the You Rock Award recipient for April. She was nominated for striving to ensure that both students and faculty are successful within the learning environment and for always putting them at the forefront. The entire Staff Advisory Committee congratulates her and the work she does. If you know someone who goes above and beyond, fill out the short You Rock nomination form here.

College-wide staff meeting

On May 23, join the Staff Advisory Committee for a college-wide staff meeting in 121 Sparks Building. The meeting begins at 9 a.m. and will be preceded by breakfast in the lobby of Sparks beginning at 8:30 a.m.

United Way fundraiser with the State College Spikes

Liberal Arts is partnering with the State College Spikes for a fundraiser on Friday, August 11. Tickets are $10 each and all of the proceeds benefit the Liberal Arts United Way. There will also be fireworks and free Kid Zone admittance. Contact Jessica Fatica or Sherri Bumbarger for tickets.

New staff

We welcome all new staff members and invite you to visit our website for resources that may help you navigate the College of the Liberal Arts and Penn State.

Submit your news

We are asking staff to submit their own content, such as information about upcoming college or department events, development opportunities for staff, and networking events. We’re also looking for information about each department, so feel free to submit interesting things about your department that makes it unique within the University. You can submit your information on the Staff Advisory Committee’s website:

If you’re interested in becoming a member of the Liberal Arts Staff Advisory Committee, please email Keshia Kennelley at

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Last Updated May 19, 2017