A Note from President Tom Sullivan
The University of Vermont is very fortunate to have talented and engaged staff members who serve as active stewards of this beloved institution. Each member of the UVM community has an important role in shared governance; staff members consistently go above and beyond in their efforts to advance our University. Continue reading . . .
Staff Council Meeting
Staff Council's next meeting is Tuesday, September 8, 2015 from 12:05pm - 1:30pm in the Davis Center, Livak Ballroom. President Sullivan will be our guest. Learn more . . .
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Information from Staff Council:
Staff Council Outreach Effort Report and Response
Throughout Spring 2015, Staff Council engaged in an outreach effort to better understand the needs and concerns of staff at UVM. The information gathered through these focus groups and outreach brainstorm session resulted in a report submitted to President Sullivan and Provost Rosowsky in early July. The report was met with great encouragement from the President and Provost which supported Staff Council taking a lead role in addressing several areas of focus and/or objectives in collaboration with University partners. The full Staff Council Outreach Effort Report and the response from the President and Provost are now available online. Efforts continue as specific items are delegated to Staff Council Standing Committees to work on during this academic year. Continue reading . . .
Staff Nominations Sought to Serve on the University Benefits Advisory Council
Staff Council is now accepting nominations from non-represented staff to serve on the University Benefits Advisory Council. There are two open positions with two year terms. Nominations are due Friday, September 18, 2015 at 12pm. More information, including a Nomination Form, can be found on the Staff Council website. Continue reading . . .
Fifth Annual UVM Staff Art Exhibit & Reception
The Fifth Annual UVM Staff Art Exhibit will be held from September 10 - 30, 2015 in the Davis Center, Livak Fireplace Lounge and Gallery and will feature the works of over 20 staff artists. An Exhibit Reception will be held on Thursday, September 17, 2015 from 12pm - 1pm in the Davis Center, Livak Fireplace Lounge and Gallery as part of Staff Appreciation Week. Continue reading . . .
Discounted Season Ski Passes Now Available
Staff Council is excited to extend corporate discounts again this year for season ski passes at several ski resorts for UVM employes, their spouses/domestic partners and children/dependents. This year, season ski pass discounts are available at Bolton Valley, JayPeak, Smuggler's Notch, and Sugarbush. Continue reading . . .
Staff Appreciation Week 2015
UVM's Staff Appreciation Week is scheduled from September 16 - 18, 2015. The Social on the Green with the Second Annual Cultural Awareness Expo will be held on September 16. For more information about this and all the other events, check out the Staff Appreciation Week webpage. Continue reading . . .
Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom Discount Tickets
Staff Council is selling discount tickets to the Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom for only $35.00 for Adults and Children! Contact or visit the Staff Council Office to get more information and purchase your discount tickets. Continue Reading . . .
Tobacco-Free UVM Health Initiative
UVM went Tobacco Free on August 1, 2015! Learn more or share your own thoughts, concerns, and questions, and find resources to help you or a colleague quit. Continue Reading . . .