17 February 2010

Staff Advisory Council
Meeting Minutes for 17 February 2010

Members present:

Mary Marissen, Terry McGrath, Tami Gura, Lynn Grady, Pat Hearty, Beth Baksi

Ex-Officio members present:

Melanie Young representing Human Resources and Shar LaMar representing the EEO Office

The Staff Advisory Council (SAC) of Swarthmore College was called to order at 9:30 am on Wednesday February 17, 2010 by moderator Mary Marissen. The following items were discussed:

All Staff Meeting, April 8 10:30

Possible agenda items:

  • Budget update
  • Staff Development Week summary and decision about next year.
  • HR announcements
  • Health Care update and next steps
  • Top Workplace designation
  • Spring Fling
  • ID Theft presentation or Faculty dance concert


The following circles need elections. The returning SAC member from the circle will hold the election (email or paper as appropriate) in April. Tips on conducting the election can be found by talking with other SAC members or Mary Marrissen.

  • Lang Circle for Brady
  • Magill Circle for both Mary and Val
  • Scott Circle for Anna
  • South Circle for Brad
  • Tarble Circle for Lois
  • Whittier Circle for Beth