Brown Bag Lunch Series

 

Sponsored by Human Resources

Fall 2015

“Tuition Exchange and College Financial Aid Workshop”
Date: Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Time: Noon - 1:00 pm
Location: Library 419
Presenter: Stephanie Bertagnolli, Associate Director from Student Financial Services

Do you have a child applying to college?  This workshop will focus on the Tuition Exchange process and also provide a brief overview of applying for financial aid. Bring your questions! To register, please submit this form.

"Fitness Orientation with Bardee Sadlier - Get Ready for the Holiday Bulge!"
Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Time: Noon - 1:00 pm
Location: Kendall Fitness Center
Presenter: Barbara Sadlier, Associate Athletics Director - Facilities, Physical Education and Athletics

Let's beat the Holiday bulge! Bardee will give us two sessions for "before the Holidays" and "after the Holidays" to show us how to use the equipment in the Kendall Fitness Center. The second session will be held sometime in January (TBA). Come join us at the Kendall Fitness Center. Please bring a clean pair of sneakers! To register, please submit this form.

Spring 2016

"New Year’s Special Part-1 - What you can do in Kendall" 
Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Time: Noon - 1:00 pm
Presenter: Barbara Sadlier, Associate Athletics Director - Facilities, Physical Education and Athletics
Location: Kendall (meet at the entrance lounge)

A new year, a fresh start! Our talented fitness professional, Bardee will give us an overview of what Kendall and the Fitness Center offer to employees. We will talk about what you can "do" in Kendall (everything from basketball, to squash, to swimming), give an orientation of the equipment in the Fitness Center, and explain Drop-In classes. We will have a few special prizes to raffle off! Please bring a clean pair of sneakers and your MHC ID card! To register, please submit this form.

"New Year’s Special Part-2 – Get Fit with Wii!"
Date: Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Time: Noon - 1:00 pm
Presenter: Erin Stalberg, Director of Discovery and Access, LITS
Location: Field House Lounge in Kendall (upstairs, next to the fitness machines and ping-pong tables)

Have you ever been curious about Wii Fit?  Want to play Wii Tennis?  Or bowling or boxing or baseball?  Come learn to play the Wii, part video-game, part exercise regimen.  Join us for a lunchtime demo and see how Erin Stalberg has been getting all those steps in the FitBit challenge! We will have a few special prizes to raffle off! Please bring a clean pair of sneakers and your MHC ID card! To register, please submit this form.

"Budgeting Essentials"

Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time: Noon - 1:00 pm
Presenter: Cait Moore, Manager of Member Outreach, UMassFive College Federal Credit Union
Location:Library 419

This budgeting overview presents four basic steps to better money management in an easy-to-understand manner. Learn how to set realistic financial goals, create a budget, save money, and understand how to use credit wisely. This workshop also includes over 200 money saving tips you can start using right away. To register, please submit this form.

"CPR/First Aid Workshop"
Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Time: Noon - 1:00 pm
Presenter: Kevin Fournier, Sergeant/Detective, Campus Police
Location: Library 431

Kevin Founier has been teaching our Campus Police Officers CPR and emergency medical response for the past 20 years. We will be having an open discussion on recognizing and reacting to a medical emergency, overcoming some of the barriers and concerns that people often face when confronted with this type of situation.  We will also discuss common medical problems that occur everywhere and some simple first steps that you can do until more advanced medical help arrives. To register, please submit this form.

"Rediscovering the Skinner Museum"
Date: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 (Rain Date: Wednesday, May 11)
Time: Noon - 1:00 pm
Presenter:  Aaron Miller, Assistant Curator of Visual and Material Culture
Location: The Skinner Museum

For decades the Skinner Museum and its collection did not seem relevant to the College. Today, under the administration of the Art Museum, the collection is emerging as a unique resource and teaching tool available to students, faculty, and Museum staff. This tour by Aaron will examine the reinstallation of the Skinner Museum, focusing on the rediscovery of objects and displays. To register, please submit this form.

"Language-Learning Resources for MHC Employees"
Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time: Noon - 1:00 pm
Presenter: Jean Janecki, Language Resource Center Coordinator
Location: Language Resource Center (Ciruti, Room 6 - Basement level)

Interested in language learning? Learn about the free resources available to the MHC community in the Language Resource Center and beyond. We will explore online resources, books and newspapers, various software programs, and more. To register, please submit this form.

"CPR/First Aid Certificate Training" (All Day Training)
Date: Monday, June 20, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: The Betty Shabazz Center
Presenter: Kevin Fournier, Sergeant/Detective, Campus Police
Kevin Fournier has been teaching our Campus Police Officers CPR and emergency medical response for the past 20 years. We will be holding a CPR and Basic First Aid Training on campus.  The Course will be the American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid and CPR.  Upon successful completion of the course, certification cards will be issued.   The course will be held on Monday, June 20th, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm with time off for lunch.  The course is limited to 12 people and seats will be awarded on a first come/first serve basis.  The cost for the course is $8 to cover the cost of the course completion cards.  To register, please submit this form.



 

Registration

To register to participate in any of these sessions, please call Human Resources at x2503 or submit this Registration Form.

Brown Bag Ideas

If you have any ideas for a Brown Bag, please contact Mika Keezing or call our main number (x2503). We would like to hear from you. You can also fill out and forward the online Brown Bag Form.

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