JULY 2019
- *Last Call* Call for Artists
- *Last Call* SC Golf Outing
- Professional Development Fund
- Nursing Parent Survey
- UVM Pride 2019
- Catamount College Connection
- Live on the Lawn Concert Series
- Commit to Get Fit in 90 Days!

The Staff Council is currently in recess.

The first meeting of the 2019-20 academic year will take place on Tuesday, August 6th from 12:05-1:00pm in Waterman Memorial Lounge.

All are welcome to attend, and every meeting includes a public comment period for staff to bring up any concerns.

The 9th Annual Staff Art Exhibit will be displayed in the Dudley H. Davis Student Center's fireplace lounge gallery during Staff Appreciation Week (September 9–13, 2019), with a reception on Tuesday, September 10th. Applications are due by Friday, August 2nd.

- Info/Application (link)
- Flyer 8.5 x 11 (PDF)
- Flyer 11 x 17 (PDF)
This year's golf outing will take place on Friday, August 9th. Registration and payment required by August 2nd. UVM Affiliate Rate: $45 | Non-UVM Guest Rate: $50

- Info/Registration (link)
- Flyer (PDF)
For all non-represented UVM staff members seeking to attend training, conferences, or participate in other professional development opportunities. Up to $500 will be offered to each awardee through their department. Applications for this first quarter will close on July 31st, with decisions made by August 31st.

- Information and Application (PDF)
- Flyer (PDF)

We would like to hear from current, past, and expecting parents about whether they have/had adequate support and facilities for expressing breastmilk at work. Is the room where you pump breastmilk adequate? Is it close to where you work? Is it available when you need it? Do you have other feedback?

Email Mindy:Mindy.Kear@uvm.edu
On September 8, 2019, celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots and your UVM pride! All LGBTQ+ UVM community, families, partners and allies welcome. The 1-mile parade route begins at the south end of Church St. and ends at Battery Park where the festival is held. Meet at Allen House at 11:30am to walk down for lineup or join us at the Hood Plant by 12pm. Fabulous UVM and Pride attire encouraged! T-shirts are available on a first come-first-served basis sponsored by UVM Wellness.
Questions & accessibility requests: Chris Vaccaro
Join us for the Catamount College Connection, an opportunity for UVM alumni, faculty and staff, and families from New England, who may know rising high school juniors or seniors, to learn more about the college admissions process (and so much more!) on the afternoon of Friday, July 19. The event is sponsored by the UVM Alumni Association and will include insight from our keynote speaker, multiple expert panels including college representatives speaking about selective college admission and tips for the admissions process, and an essay workshop. All activities will be held in UVM’s Alumni House. The cost of the program is $35 per person (students attend for free). Register for this event here (link).
If you have any questions about the event, please contact Eileen Dudley at (802) 656-9497 or Eileen.Dudley@uvm.edu. We hope to see you there!
Join us the last two Wednesdays in July (19th & 26th) @ 12:00 PM at the Davis Center Outdoor Stage (rain location: Brennan’s Pub). Grab your picnic blanket, and spend your lunch break enjoying the summer weather, good company, and some great local music!
July 19 ft. Pete’s Posse
July 26 ft. Umbel

More info here (link).

UVM Employee Wellness is excited to announce a new comprehensive wellness program through the HealthyCARE™ 90 Day Program, provided in partnership with The EDGE Preventative Care. Guided by a Nationally Certified Genavix Wellness Coach over the course of 13 weeks, you will learn the fundamental aspects of fitness, nutrition, stress management and behavior modification. Visit the Employee Wellness page (link) for more information!