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The beauty of teamwork

CBDDespite soaking rains that thwarted some efforts, Augsburg’s first Campus Beautification Day was, by all accounts, a success. The soggy weather on June 11 did not prevent legions of Augsburg staff, students, and faculty from cleaning, planting, and painting on and off campus.

Projects included a team cleaning up debris along the Mississippi River and others planting a border and building a path in the community garden. There were five painting projects involving 45 faculty, staff, and students working in Marketing and Communication, Event and Conference Planning, Murphy Place, Lindell Library, and the tunnel beneath Christensen Center. Continue reading “The beauty of teamwork”

Make our campus beautiful!

cbd 1 Pull on your work boots and roll up your sleeves! It’s time to spruce up our campus and the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood. On Wednesday, June 11 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. all faculty and staff are invited to participate in the first-annual Campus Beautification Day.

Staff Senate members initiated the clean-up day to give staff members an opportunity to participate in service work while also tending to projects like “spring cleaning” and painting. The work day will be followed by the annual staff picnic in Murphy Park at 1 p.m. Campus Beautification Day is a joint project of the Augsburg Staff Senate and the Facilities Management department. Continue reading “Make our campus beautiful!”