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State of the University: October 14

Posted: October 9, 2015 at 12:55 pm

President Cabrera will host two town hall meetings with a State of the University address on Wednesday, October 14. One session will be targeted to staff, and the other to faculty. Staff Town Hall Wednesday, October 14 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Faculty Town Hall Wednesday, October 14 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Both sessions will be…

Faculty-Staff Enrichment Day: Registration Now Open

Posted: October 9, 2015 at 12:54 pm

Registration for Faculty-Staff Enrichment Day is now open at Dive into your strengths at this year’s event on November 10. The keynote speakers include Men’s Basketball Head Coach David Paulsen, and leadership and mindfulness expert Laurie Cameron. Breakout sessions will provide strategies for using your strengths in teams, in conflict, to improve your health,…

Reminder: Performance Evaluations Due Soon

Posted: October 9, 2015 at 12:54 pm

Just a reminder that performance evaluations for classified staff and administrative/professional faculty are due to Human Resources and Payroll by October 24. For details on the performance evaluation process, see the memorandum from Linda Harber. If you have any questions, contact

Winter Wellness Week Flu Shot Clinics for Faculty, Staff, and Students

Posted: October 9, 2015 at 12:54 pm, Last Updated: October 9, 2015 at 12:57 pm

Help keep your family and community healthy this winter by getting your flu shot during Winter Wellness Week. Flu shot clinics will be held in Arlington (October 13, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.), Science and Technology (October 14, 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.) and Fairfax (October 15, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.). Don’t have health…

October/November Learning Opportunities

Posted: October 9, 2015 at 12:53 pm

Financial and physical well-being education classes are just a click away. Classes meet at noon, unless otherwise noted: October 15: Brain Health as You Age, Christi Clark, Insight Memory Care Center October 29: Transitioning from Career to Retirement, Marilyn Huang, TIAA-CREF November 2: Preparing Your Savings for Retirement, Jeff Jones, Fidelity November 11, 11:30 a.m….

New Policy 1137: Designated Employees

Posted: October 9, 2015 at 12:53 pm

Human Resources and Payroll and the Office of Environmental Health and Safety collaborated on a new University Policy that outlines the procedures for identifying Designated Employees. University Policy #1137: Designated Employees provides guidance to supervisors on how to identify employees that are deemed essential to university operations during inclement weather conditions, emergencies, or modified operating…