Note from Staff Council President Karmen Swim
most exciting news to share with you all is that the
recent data received from Human Resources, Diversity and
Multicultural Affairs shows that 90.7% of
our staff received performance evaluations in 2017!! This
is a tremendous improvement over the past year's number of
40% (and previous year at 41%) and reflects the
significant effort put forth by HRDMA to improve the
process and implement a new review system over the course
of the last several years; but, also shows that the
Colleges/Units, Deans and Supervisors at the University
were all vested in the success of the process ... Continue
Staff Council Meeting
next Staff Council meeting will take place on Tuesday,
November 7th, 12:05-1:30 in Waterman's Memorial Lounge.
Still Open for Representatives to Board of Trustees
are seeking one staff representative to the Budget,
Finance and Investment Committee and one staff
representative to the Committee on Educational Policy
and Institutional Resources.
staff representative to the Board of Trustees, you'll
attend your committee meeting and prepare short reports
on committee proceedings to share with Staff Council and
the UVM community. Details are available on the
nomination period for these positions has been extended
until the posts are filled. Please return completed
nomination forms to the Staff Council Office (Waterman
313) or to Staff.Council@uvm.edu.
2017-2018 Discounted Pre-season Ski Passes are happening
now! Check deadlines for your favorite mountain!
Take a moment to check out our always popular pre-season
ski pass discounts: Bolton Valley, Jay Peak,
Smugglers' Notch and Sugarbush passes are available.
PLEASE CHECK THE PURCHASE-BY DEADLINES! All deadlines for
the greatest current discount are outlined on our ski
discounts page here.
Don't miss out.
The UVM Benefits
Fair: November 1st, 7:30am-4:00pm
Come to the Benefits Fair in Memorial Lounge to discover
great UVM benefits you might not have known you had. For
example, did you know that UVM has a financial planner
available, or that UVM employees can ride GMTA buses for
free? Representatives from many vendors and internal
departments will be available to chat about how to
maximize your benefits - and there's a raffle, too.
Brave Brilliant Bold November 2, 2017
Registration is now open for 2017 UVM Women's Summit,
sponsored by the Vice President for Human Resources,
Diversity, and Multicultural Affairs. This event will
feature many notable guests from on and off campus and
will include panel discussions, conversations with
colleagues, and networking.
Check out more information on the Women's Summit,
including the schedule of presenters, and register here.