Third Annual Deck the Halls Contest

Human Resources is proud to invite faculty and staff to “Deck the Halls” with the Christmas spirit at Fresno Pacific University. We would like to make the holiday season more festive and fun with a Holiday Decorating Contest.

Participants must adhere to the following rules:

• Decorating can begin at any time.

• Do not damage the doors or surrounding walls.

• Decorations may not obstruct or prevent easy access to the office.

• Live greenery (in moderation) is permissible.

• Participants may bring items from home to use as decorations; remember this activity is all about being creative and having fun without incurring unnecessary expenses.

• All decorations must be removed from doors by close of business on Friday, January 3, 2020.


Department Decorated doors/walls will be evaluated on three criteria: visual impact, creativity and craftsmanship. The winner will be announced in Squawk Box on Thursday, December 19, 2019. The first-place team can choose a pizza place of their choice.

Participants may register for the contest through Wednesday, December 11, 2019. To register, e-mail HR at Registering for a team will include the name of the team/department, the names of the teammates, and the building and room number of the door/wall they will be decorating.

Judging will take place on Wednesday, December 18, 2019. Please contact HR if you wish to be a judge this year, the first 5 will be selected. Judges may not compete in the decorating activity. One door or wall per department will be judged.