Month: December 2021

Save the Date: Student Life Awards

  Do you know an outstanding individual or organization who deserve recognition? The Student Life Awards are designed to recognize individuals and organizations for outstanding contributions to and leadership of the University community. Individuals and/or organizations may be nominated for a variety of awards recognizing scholarship, community service, outstanding programming, leadership, advocacy, school pride, and […]

COVID-19 Resiliency Guide

  There is a lot of talk about resiliency right now, and you might be thinking “what is it?” or “I just don’t have it.”  Broadly speaking, resiliency is the ability to “bounce back” when encountering challenges that are part of life.  The good news is resilience is a skill, and like any skill, with […]

New Bus Tracking App Debuts

  UConn Parking and Transportation Services will debut Passio Go, a new bus tracking app on Monday, December 6, which will be available through the MyUConn app. PassioGo will be the only HuskyGo shuttle tracker available during the spring 2021 semester. Use of the current tracker app, TransLoc Rider, will end on January 1, 2022. The transition […]

Encourage Your Students to Get Involved

  Encourage your students to get involved and unleash their leadership potential with the Leadership Certificate Series, a program run by the Department of Student Activities-Leadership and Organizational Development! The Leadership Certificate Series encourages students to unpack and explore different areas of leadership. Spring 2022 Workshops will be offered in-person with an option of one […]

December 2021 EAP Monthly Update Newsletter

  The EAP & Work/Life Program Monthly Update for December 2021 is now available.  Each month’s issue will contain the Employee and Supervisors Newsletters, a “Did You Know” section highlighting a covered benefit of the Deer Oaks EAP program, and our monthly Professional and Personal Development opportunities. The Deer Oaks Employee Assistance (EAP) & Work/Life Program is […]

2022 Limits for 403b and 457 Plans

  Per the IRS, the maximum annual contribution limit for the 403(b) Plan and the 457 Plan has increased to $20,500 for 2022. Employees who are age 50 or older by December 31, 2022 are able to contribute an additional $6,500 into each plan. In order to change a bi-weekly deduction amount, or restart a […]

12/14 Managing the Stress of the Holidays Webinar

  The holidays are a joyous time for many, but can come with additional activities and responsibilities that can be quite stressful. This practical presentation will provide several helpful tips and strategies for managing our stress and keeping our lives in balance during this important season. In order to attend this helpful webinar, you must […]

Update to US COVID-19 Testing Entry Requirements

  Dear Colleagues, Your safety and knowledge of current travel protocols are of utmost importance to us during this time of uncertainty and changing requirements due the COVID-19 pandemic. The Omicron variant of COVID-19, which has now been identified in the U.S., has prompted the federal government to revise entry requirements for international travelers and […]

Free Online Personal & Professional Development

  Whether you are working remotely, in the office, or a hybrid format, finding the time for professional development can be difficult. Now through December 31st, Learning@Work has 18 free virtual personal and professional development courses available to managers and individual contributors. In these courses, you will learn how to build resiliency in yourself and […]