The Special Events/Community Service Committee develops and implements plans for special events on campus and shall offers ideas for enhancing community service opportunities across campus.
From Monday, February 2 until Noon on Friday, February 6, staff can encourage the hearts of their colleagues by sending a Heart Gram.
Each Heart Gram will include a heart healthy recipe and tip for the recipient. Heart Grams will be delivered via campus mail the week of February 9 – 13.
WEAR RED and PACK THE TRACK
Thursday, February 12 is Wear Red Day!
Join All Staff Council and Drake Wellness for the Pack the Track walk on Thursday, Feb 12 at 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Knapp Center.
Fruit will be available on a first come, first serve basis to all who come to Pack the Track .
There will also be free blood pressure screenings available to all at the track!
Sponsored by Drake Wellness and All-Staff Council Special Events Committee
Come join us October 24 from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Helmick Commons for a Homecoming Tailgate celebrating Drake’s Homecoming!
Thank you to all the staff members who attended the All-Staff Council Special Events Homecoming Tailgate on Friday, October 24. The lucky winners of the raffle prizes are listed below. The ASC Special Events Committee would like to thank Athletics for the generosity in donating the prizes for the drawing.
College of Arts & Sciences
|2 tickets to Nov 1 Football Game|
|2 tickets to Nov 15 Men’s Basketball Game
and a basketball shirt
|2 tickets to Nov 14 Women’s Basketball Game
and an autographed basketball
College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
|Drake Basketball t-shirt|
Academic Excellence & Student Affairs
|Drake Relays socks|
Center for Global Citizenship
|Drake Relays polo shirt|
|Jennifer Glover Konfrst
School of Journalism & Mass Communication
|Drake Relays t-shirt|
Office of Residence Life
|Mini Spike stuffed animal|
BINGO with Beautiful Bulldog - LUCEY!
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Thanks to the more than 50 people who attended the inaugural Bulldog Bingo event!
With your support, All Staff Council collected $176 in monetary donations and 24 bags of pet food and treats for Beautiful Bulldog Lucey's charity of choice, the Animal Rescue League of Iowa.
24 Drake Staff members were Bingo winners, winning various gift cards and Drake gear.
Celebrate with pie on Friday, March 14, 2014 from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. in Parents Hall South
On behalf of the All-Staff Council, we wanted to thank all of you who brought in homemade and store bought pies for Pi Day. We also wanted to thank the faculty, staff, and students that joined in the festivities.
The contest for the homemade pies was a close one – the winners are Amy O’Shaughnessy – A&S and Christine Marchand – Provost Office. These individuals will receive Relays swag.
The winners of the Relays ticket raffle are Jeff Sabin – OIT and Professor Adina Kilpatrick – Physics. Congratulations to the winners and we thank you again for coming to the event!
Faculty/Staff Holiday Pancake Breakfast
Thursday, December 5, 2013
Thank you for your generosity at the All University Holiday Breakfast!
319 total items were collected + $48 in cash. With every dollar community action can purchase $11 worth of food from the food bank, stretching our donation even further! With the cans collected it is estimated, that more than 20 families will benefit in some fashion from donations made this morning!
Thank you again for adding to the holiday baskets to benefit the city of Des Moines Community Action Agency!
Come celebrate Halloween with your co-workers!
Thursday, October 31, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Hubbell Dining Hall, lunch available for $7.25
Pumpkin Chunkin' starts at 12:15 p.m.—enter by bringing a women's product, toiletry, or monetary donation for The Mid-Iowa Sexual Assault Response Team
Pumpkin Carving Contest voting starts at 11 am, so make sure your office submits your already carved pumpkin by 10:15!
Annual Drake Mini-Golf
The Special Events Committee of the All Staff Council is inviting you to participate in Drake's Annual Mini-Golf event this summer!
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Olmsted
Get out of your office and come socialize with your colleagues/friends.
It's summer and time to see how your golf game has improved!
Your department can even design your own hole! The committee is looking for offices and departments interested in sponsoring a hole for this event. It doesn't cost much, just a little creativity!
If you or your department are interested in sponsoring a hole, please identify one individual in your department who will serve as the primary contact. You will also need to have a couple of representatives available on Wednesday, August 7 to help set up, be present at event and tear down.
Each office/department sponsoring a hole will need to provide a putter, ball and small prize.
For more information or to reserve a mini golf hole please contact Jana Peterson at x2027 or firstname.lastname@example.org