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Resources & News
February 2014

Featured News

2013 SECA Campaign

The Office of Human Resources is proud to announce that West Chester University employees donated a total of $51,074.93 for SECA’s 2013 campaign! The Office of Human Resources would like to personally thank all WCU employees for contributing and helping to improve the lives of people who will benefit from SECA. All proceeds and efforts are truly appreciated. Here are overall totals listed directly on the SECA website. Click Here to view the totals.

February's Free Learning Opportunities

Stay in the warmth and register for over 10 virtual learning programs that you can read, listen, or watch 24/7.  This month there is over 20 hours of learning made available in the areas of leadership, communication, and productivity enrichment; as well as wellness programs related to financial, food, and fitness.

CLICK for more information.


The Zipcar car-sharing program is currently in its 2nd full year here at West Chester University! Since the program began in 2012, there have been:

- 710 reservations made
- 4,228 hours reserved
- 37,216 miles driven

For more information on the program, Click Here

Retreat and Program Opportunities

This month’s President’s Excellence in Action newsletter highlighted the two One Word Painting and Goal Setting Retreats (pg12) and the Star of Excellence Certificate Program (pg 11).  Contact orgdev@wcupa.edu to book your One Word Retreat or apply for the 2014 Star of Excellence Program.

Building on Excellence

Do you want to attain a certification that typically takes no more than 6-10 hours to achieve?  Choose to expand your knowledge and engage with other WCU staff and faculty by selecting one of our six concentrations. READ MORE


The first annual TEDxWestChester event sold out in less than 72 hours featuring two of our esteemed faculty, but there is a good chance that there will be a simulcast.  CLICK to be placed on the wait list today!”   

Upcoming Campus Activities

Click Here to view upcoming campus activities

‘Sweets for your Sweet’ Valentine’s Day Pickup Packages from New Street Catering

It`s that time of year again! Love is in the air...and so is the aroma of our house baked Valentine`s Day packages. Not sure what to get your sweetheart for Valentine`s Day? New Street Catering has created the perfect packages available for pickup! Click Here to view the packages. (Note: Due to the weather-related closings, the deadline to place an order has been extended to Wednesday, February 12)

Call the New Street Catering Sales Office at 610-436-3130, email newstreetcatering@wcupa.edu, or stop in at our Sales Office at the entrance of the Lawrence Dining Hall for additional information and place your order.



Employee Spotlight

Employees on the Move

Click Here to see the latest new hires, transfers and retirements at WCU!

Photo Gallery/Good News around WCU

Review our Photo Gallery/Good News Page to see employee photos and/or learn about exciting employee happenings. Read Full Story

To submit your photos and/or good news Click Here.

Gone, but not Forgotten

In memory of past and current employees we have recently lost.
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Click Here to submit your good news, photos, campus activities and more for inclusion in a future bulletin




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