The webinar will be held Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 15 and 16.
Exempt (salaried) staff are asked to R.S.V.P. for the forum by Sept. 15, and complete a short professional development survey by Sept. 17.
Dr. Paul Niskanen of UST’s Theology Department will speak Sept. 22 on the 2,000-year-old documents and the exhibit on display at the Science Museum of Minnesota.
The program offers an array of programs and activities for St. Thomas’ faculty and staff.
Consultations are available online through the Center for Writing website as well as face-to-face.
Complete course reserves procedures and contact information for reserves coordinators can be found online.
The Nonexempt Staff Council’s annual event will be held Thursday, Aug. 26, on both the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses.
Many reservations do not list set-up needs, timelines or titles for the events and activities.
Planned for August are classroom sessions on a variety of instructional technology tools, and planned for September is “Blended Learning: The 21st-Century Learning Environment,” the 2010 ELI online Fall Focus session.
Bidding for goods and services over $3,000 is now in effect. Training will be available this summer and fall through the university’s Leadership Academy.
Faculty and staff are asked to book all travel with the preferred vendors effective immediately.
Full-time faculty and staff hired on or after July 1 now have a one-year waiting period before tuition remission benefits will be available to them.
Gifts must be received by June 30 in order to be counted in this year’s campaign.
Laura Deuberry (interior design), Rod Kirkwold (carpenter) and Roger Stowell (painter) will retire on Wednesday.
Here’s an FAQ about the dependent eligibility verification audit now under way for those covered on St. Thomas’ health care plan.
The date of the contribution rate change now coincides with the beginning of the academic year and the month in which the university generally awards annual pay increases and begins faculty contracts. Changes in eligibility and vesting periods will continue to become effective on July 1.