Braves Kickoff


UNC Pembroke will conduct Braves Kickoff for all employees on August 8-9, 2018. This 2-day event will kick off an exciting academic year!

Braves Kickoff Aug 8-9
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Check out what our campus offers for faculty and staff! Representatives from offices/organizations listed below will be available in the lobby of GPAC during day 1.

Don't forget to bring your pennies and spare change for the Staff Council Penny Wars to raise money for student scholarships!

Each division will have their own bucket for collecting money. Gain points by adding pennies and bills to your bucket. Lower other divisions' totals by adding silver coins to their buckets.  The division with the highest total points wins Penny Wars!

Pennies and bills

All pennies and bills ADD to your division’s total.  

Pennies.  +1 point
$1             +100 points
$5             +500 points
$10.          +1000 points
$20.         +2000 points

Silver coins

All silver coins SUBTRACT from the division’s totals.  

Nickels.     - 5 points
Dimes.      -10 points
Quarters.  -25 points

If you would like to assist in counting please contact Keats Ellis, April Whittemore-Locklear, or Dalton Hoffer.  

Office/Organization Resources/Offers
Museum of Southeast American Indian Books, t-shirts, and greeting cards
Friends of the Library Student Scholarships, Faculty & Staff Showcases, Collaborative Programs
Givens Performing Arts Center (GPAC) Season subscriptions, single show tickets, faculty/staff discounts
Athletics Braves Club memberships, football season ticket order forms and Athletics promotions
Staff Council Penny Race promotion
Bookstore Books, polos, apparel and information
Sodexo Faculty/staff meal plans
TIAA-CREF & Fidelity

Retirement benefits providers