August 6, 2014

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Thiel Happenings

Roche named head coach of Thiel College men’s volleyball team

Roche named head coach of Thiel College men’s volleyball team

Adam Roche has been named the head coach of the Thiel College men’s volleyball team, as announced by Director of Athletics Jack Leipheimer ‘74.

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Record-breaking video underscores student collaboration

Record-breaking video underscores student collaboration

Trent Keisling, a junior communication major at Thiel College, made a commitment to the college by staying on campus this summer and it paid off for both in an unexpected way.

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Employee events scheduled

All-campus Retreat
Tuesday, Aug. 19, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Employee Family Picnic
Tuesday, Aug. 19, 5 p.m.

TNT Fall Dates

The 2014-15 TNT dates have been finalized. TNT takes place from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. in the Sawhill-Georgian Room in the Howard Miller Student Center (HMSC), unless noted.

  • Tuesday, Sep. 9 - Stamm Lecture Hall, Pedas Communication Center
  • Tuesday, Oct. 7
  • Friday, Oct. 31 - Halloween party in the Lutheran Heritage Room, HMSC at noon
  • Tuesday, Dec. 9
  • Wednesday, Jan. 21
  • Wednesday, Feb. 18
  • Wednesday, March 18
  • Wednesday, April 23

Bistro and DocuCenter hours change

  • The Bistro will be closed during lunch hours from Aug. 11-24. Employees wishing to purchase lunch on campus those day can go to the Galleria Dining Hall. AVI will honor the summer lunch special price of $5.50 per employee, and will have a broader selection of entrees in an all-you-can-eat setting. AVI will also carry some of the pre-packaged salads and “to-go” items that are typically sold in the Bistro.
  • The DocuCenter will return to fall hours Aug. 18. Starting that day, the DocuCenter will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Special Notes

Thank You Notes

Dear Thiel College Staff & Faculty,

I just want to say thank you to all of you for being such a large part of my life these past four years. While at Thiel I was lucky enough to get to work with most of you in some capacity, and you all have helped me learn and grow. Thiel College is in great situation and I know it has the right people in place to help it continue to grow and thrive. 

Thank you for all the memories!
Andrew Walizer

HR Notes

Thiel College welcomes:

  • Yousif Mustafa, Math & computer science
  • Shelby Clark, Math & computer science
  • Sherry Scism, Housekeeping
  • Justin Hite, College Advancement

... and says farewell to:

  • Melanie Foster, Housekeeping
  • Jacquelyn Muller, Vice President Communications and Marketing
  • Jason Starr, Information Technology


Alumni Events

Alumni Day at Kennywood Park
Sunday, August 24

Community Events

The Kiwanis Club of Greenville Annual Chicken Barbecue
Wednesday,  11 a.m to 6 p.m.

Held at Hempfield Station One along Sixth Ave. in Greenville. A dinner costs $8 and includes ½ chicken, baked potato, applesauce, roll and beverage. Proceeds benefit club service projects. For more information, email Mario Marini or call Ext. 2022.

Annual Moyer Scholarship Ride
Saturday, 9:30 a.m. registration

The 5th Annual Karen Moyer Good Sportsmanship Scholarship Memorial Ride is Saturday. Registration is from 9:30-11 a.m. at Street Track 'N Trail in Conneaut Lake. The cost is $25 per person or $35 for a couple. This includes entry to the Greenville Elks Club that evening where there will be dinner, a ticket auction, a 50/50 Raffle, and music by local band "Remedy." Those not wishing to ride, can pay $12 for events at the Elks Club. The doors open at 4 p.m. The Karen Moyer Good Sportsmanship Scholarship is managed by the Shenango Valley Scholarship Foundation. Karen Moyer was a Greenville High School senior when she passed away in 2008. This scholarship is awarded each year to a soccer player from Greenville or Commodore Perry High School who shows the kindness, heart, and a high-level of good sportsmanship. Email Lauren Beran with any questions.

Greenville High School Junior Class 5K
Sept. 6, 9 a.m. registration

Part of the Main Street Fall Festival, the race is a fundraiser to support the prom and yearbook. Registration is on Main Street near Fox's Pizza. The race starts at 10 a.m. Online registration is $15. Race day registration is $20. A race t-shirt is $10.

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