A series of GROW courses from October 2020 through January 2021 are now open for registration. Faculty and staff are encouraged to explore the variety of relevant topics, including some on-demand training options provided by IT Services. Additional on-demand courses are available through “Academic Impressions” and provide a certificate of completion. View the website for more […]
The Aurora Employee Assistance Program will host a virtual presentation titled “Managing Your Way Through Uncertain Times” on Friday, Oct. 23, from noon to 1 p.m. Presented by Anne Demski from the Advocate Aurora Employee Assistance Program, the presentation will: Explore uncertainty and the effects on our well-being Identify the negative effects of unproductive worry Teach several effective strategies […]
All employees are strongly encouraged to enroll, change or waive benefits for 2021. Faculty and staff can make changes to their benefit elections during the Annual Enrollment period, Monday, Oct. 26, at 8 a.m. through Friday, Nov. 13, at 4 p.m. Employees who wish to change existing health insurance plans, family members covered or enroll/re-enroll […]
Please note that this information only pertains to academic faculty, staff and student employees (e.g. those who work in a college). With planning underway for the spring 2021 semester, Human Resources has shared the following key dates and actions for academic faculty, staff and student employees (this includes graduate, teaching and research assistants) requesting COVID-19 […]
All wellness activities will be worth triple the normal Virgin Pulse points from Monday, Aug. 31, through Friday, Sept. 18. These activities include coaching, Whil sessions and healthy habits. These extra points will show up in individuals’ accounts after Friday, Sept. 18.
Free COVID-19 testing is available to employees (and their families) who are enrolled in Marquette’s medical insurance plan through UMR. There is also testing available for those who do not have Marquette’s medical insurance; read the information below to determine where tests are available. Specific details regarding testing, which tests are covered, how to request […]
The Advocate Aurora Employee Assistance Program will host an interactive session called “Returning with Resilience” on Thursday, Aug. 20, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. In this session, participants will explore essential aspects of self-care to lessen the impact of cumulative stress and adversity. Register via Eventbrite by Wednesday, Aug. 19. Once registered, participants will receive a link to the […]
Employees can discuss their personal financial situation on a confidential basis with a TIAA financial consultant. Access virtual counseling through any device and get guidance about saving more, managing debt or planning for the future. It’s highly secure and private. Once you confirm your meeting, TIAA will reach out to you to see if you are interested […]
Human Resources recently updated the Employee Wellness website to include various mental health and resiliency resources for employees. In addition, the Advocate/Aurora Employee Assistance Program is offering weekly “IMPACT” sessions focused on emotional health and well-being. IMPACT sessions are confidential, voluntary and open to everyone. Topics are selected to help you recharge your emotional health […]
On Thursday, July 16, the Aurora/Advocate Employee Assistance Program conducted a webinar titled “Healthy Coping in Challenging Times.” The presentation explored how to shift from living in a reactive mode by cultivating tools and strategies to promote healthy coping. The session was recorded and is available on YouTube.