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The Juice (Faculty/Staff) - Aug. 18

Waverly Outfly, summer hours, and more.

Aug. 18, 2022

You're invited to the Waverly Outfly & Vollmer Ribbon Cutting
All faculty and staff are encouraged to join us for the Waverly Outfly & Vollmer Ribbon Cutting event from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29, in the Ubuntu Center Courtyard. You will have the opportunity to hear from President Neiduski, enjoy dinner with fellow friends of Wartburg, and celebrate the newly renovated Vollmer Hall. The deadline to RSVP is Monday, Aug. 22, so sign up now!
Konditerei reopens Aug. 22
The Konditorei will reopen Monday, Aug. 22, for service on weekdays from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. On Monday, Aug. 29, the hours will expand to 7:30 a.m to 2 p.m. each weekday.
Summer hours end Aug. 27
Summer office hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. end Saturday, Aug. 27. Regular hours of 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. resume Sunday, Aug. 28.
Science group to present at Iowa State Fair
Dr. Michael D. Bechtel '94 will present Ioponics (Iowa Aquaponics) during STEM Day on Sunday, Aug. 21, on the Grand Concourse at the Iowa State Fair. Ioponics is an educational program that uses fish and plants to teach academic lessons. More than 200 40-gallon units can currently be found in Iowa's counties. Bechtel will present with Chloe Zierke '23, Michaela Dehli '23, Alex Bechtel '21, Abby Bechtel '23, and Maddy Bechtel (not a Wartburger ... yet). They will also present Wartburg Reptiles on the MidAmerican stage at 11 a.m.


Chicago Cubs Game & Social
Monday, Aug. 22

Meet the President — Madison
Tuesday, Aug. 23

Waverly Outfly & Vollmer Ribbon Cutting
Monday, Aug. 29

Faculty & Staff Picnic
Wednesday, Aug. 31


Friendship families sought for international students
The International Programs Office is seeking friendship families for approximately 20 new international students arriving at Wartburg at the end of August. Friendship families do not house or act as advisers or financial sponsors to the students. They meet with students throughout the year to share meals, holidays, and participate in cultural activities. To learn more or sign up, use the online form or contact Wendy Mohlis, friendship family coordinator, at 319-352-8745 or wendy.mohlis@wartburg.edu.
Get $250 for referring new employees
Faculty and staff are eligible for a $250 bonus when referring job applicants. To qualify, the hiring position must be for 12 months and at least 1,000 hours of work annually. If both employees still work for the college six months after the hire date, the referral bonus will be issued through payroll. View Wartburg's open positions and get referring!
New arrivals
Alex Buchheim, assistant director of alumni & parent relations, 7/18/22
Amy Hayes, regional associate director of admissions, 8/1/22
Ashley Quintana, admissions counselor, 8/1/22
Alex Becker, assistant athletic trainer, 8/1/22
Lauren Johnson, assistant women's soccer coach, 8/1/22
Rachel Cassens, assistant athletic trainer & assistant director of compliance, 8/1/22
Hannah Weiss, assistant track & field and cross country coach, 8/1/22
Promotions and new job titles
Adrian Norris, assistant director of admissions and athletic recruiting coordinator, 8/1/22
Daniel Drees, associate athletic trainer, 8/1/22
Retirements and departures
Tiffany Pins, head women's soccer coach , 7/31/22
Jill Westen, librarian, 7/31/22
Cassandra Hales, director of residential life & chief student conduct officer, 7/11/22
Abigail Kopriva, head dance coach, 7/26/22

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