Faculty & Staff Newsletter

March 14, 2023

Reminder: Podcast Club Meeting on March 15th

Submitted by Ginger Derrow

Podcast club march 2023

Join us for this month's podcast club meeting on Wednesday, March 15th at noon in the 6th floor Jefferson CTLI room (a.k.a. the Zoom room) or over Zoom.

We will discuss an episode featuring former Google employee and education evangelist Jaime Casap who argues that students are changing faster than colleges. More details can be found at the following link:

Hope to see you there!

Staff Council Self-Defense Class

Submitted by Kelly Seward

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Staff Council is partnering with All American Karate to host another Self-Defense Class on March 21. All staff, faculty, and students are welcome. Please sign up for the event by March 16 by scanning the QR code on the flyer or clicking here for the online form.

Please bring a mask and water.

Here For Good Sale

Submitted by Denise Hudgin

Here for good

Support Mercy College through the Here for Good Sale that begins March 15. Proceeds from this sale support student scholarships and the student emergency fund. Visit Here For Good to make your purchases!

Alumni Night Out on March 29

Submitted by Hannah Bohn

The Alumni Association is sponsoring an Alumni Night Out on March 29 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the 6th Floor Jefferson Learning Commons.

Network with new faces or catch up with old friends while enjoying appetizers and refreshments. This event is social in nature and does not require attendees to stay the entire time. Come and go as your schedule permits!

Registration is preferred but there is no cost of attendance. RSVP here.

Please encourage alumni and friends to join as well!

Attend the Spring Luncheon on April 13

Submitted by Hannah Bohn

The "Friends of Mercy College" Auxiliary is hosting a Spring Luncheon on Thursday, April 13, 2023, at 11 a.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn Perrysburg. Get ready for Spring with a presentation by Beautiful Blooms by Jen. $35/per person. RSVP online now!

Purchase tickets for the 50/50 raffle (proceeds to support student scholarships) and/or for a $250 Hilton basket (1-night stay for two and breakfast)! You need not be present to win. Ticket numbers and notifications will be sent by email.

Thank you for your support!

Reminder: Time for a Be Well Health Screening

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Sign up for an on-site Be Well Health Screening. Your results drive your next steps in Be Well so you can earn a 2023 spending account contribution (including HRA/HSA/LSA incentives) and entries in Be Well sweepstakes! On-site Health Screenings April 3 - Sept. 28* OR with your provider by Sept. 29

Schedule an on-site screening at

Key Dates:

Apr. 3 On-site Health Screenings begin

Aug. 22 New Hire Deadline

Sept. 28 On-site Health Screenings end and

Sept. 29 Health Screening deadline

Nov. 10 Enroll in a Lifestyle or Health Management Program if required

Dec. 29 Complete all Program Requirements, including Human Performance Assessment

*Dates vary by market


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