Staff Events

LMU Staff Senate is dedicated to providing opportunities for staff engagement. 

In addition to our annual signature events, we look forward to connecting with you at athletics and service events throughout the year.


Staff Senate Coffee Chat

Whether you have 5 minutes or 30 minutes, drop by to meet your staff senators and colleagues. Coffee chats are designed to build community and provide opportunities for staff to connect with each other in a casual setting.  

Donuts and coffee will be provided. Disposable cups will be available; you are welcome to bring your own reusable mug.

Fall 2023 Dates

Tuesday, September 26 | 8:30-10 a.m.
St. Robert's Hall
Outside, on the Lawn

Wednesday, November 8 | 8:30-10 a.m.
University Hall
Marymount Center (UNH 3002)

An LMU staff member drinking wine and speaking to 2 individuals with their backs to the camera.

Senate Sip

Thursday, October 12, 2023 | 4–6 p.m.
Leavey Hall
Collins Center

Hosted by LMU Faculty Senate and LMU Staff Senate

Join your senators in an opportunity for faculty and staff to come together as a community, meet new people, and engage in unstructured conversation. Light refreshments will be provided. All faculty and staff members are welcome.

A student volleyball athlete jumping into the air to hit the ball while teammates and spectators look on inside a gymnasium.

Volleyball Tailgate

LMU vs. University of Portland

Thursday, November 2, 2023
Tailgate: 5 p.m. | Game: 7 p.m.
Gersten Pavilion
Meet outside of Gersten Pavilion, near the snack bar

Join us for Faculty/Staff Appreciation Night at Lions Volleyball! LMU Staff receive free entry plus one companion with their OneCard. Food and drinks will be served at the tailgate, and there will be giveaways during the game.

Please note that LMU has recently implemented a clear bag policy for Gersten Pavilion.

A close-up of Christmas ornaments embedded in a Christmas tree.

Staff Senate Holiday Party

Friday, December 8, 2023 | 4:30-6:30 p.m.
University Hall
West Atrium

Mark your calendars for the annual Staff Senate Holiday Party. Please join us to celebrate the season with food, drinks, and cheer. More details will be announced soon.