EEE+ Canvas Transition Update & Instructor Panel
Employees are invited to join the Office of Information Technology at the Spring 2017 EEE+ Canvas Transition Update and Instructor Panel 1-2:30 p.m. Thursday, June 1, at Calit2, Room 3008. This is an opportunity to hear directly from instructors who are using tools within the EEE ecosystem, including EEE+ Canvas and the EEE+ Evaluations Pilot. Learn more about the event here This event will be recorded. If you’d like to learn more about the transition to EEE+ Canvas, including training opportunities, please visit the website.
CPR & First Aid Certification Classes
UCI Campus Recreation has partnered with the UCI Wellness program to offer employees a discount on CPR and first aid certification classes at the Anteater Recreation Center. Normally $80, faculty and staff can complete the 5.5 hour certification course for a discounted price of $25. Classes are designed for participants who wish to acquire an American Red Cross Workplace Training: Adult CPR and Basic First Aid Certification. The next workshop takes place Saturday, June 3. To register, call 949-824-3738 or visit the Campus Recreation services desk on the second floor of the ARC.
Upcoming Financial Webinars
ComPsych Guidance Resources, UCI’s employee assistance program, is presenting two webinars in June on finance. Register to attend “Preparing for Financial Emergencies” noon-1 p.m. Thursday, June 8, and/or “Where Are You Going? Goal Setting for Personal and Professional Success” noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, June 15. If you register and are unable to attend, ComPsych will email you the recorded webinar. Previous EAP webinars also are available to view on-demand on the EAP website.
Rest and Revive “Take a Break” Challenge
Your emotional well-being is incredibly important when it comes to your health. Take steps now to learn how to prevent and manage stress. Join your UCI colleagues to kick off the 2017 Rest and Revive “Take a Break” Challenge by registering for upcoming wellness webinars. Each webinar includes tools and resources that will help you get on a path to better emotional health. If you register and are unable to attend on the webinar date, you will be emailed a recording of it. Visit the Rest and Revive Challenge webpage for the list of webinars. Be sure to register for the Rest and Revive challenge, which starts Monday, July 10.
Facilities Management is working hard to reduce water waste in California, but we need your help! As one of Sierra’s coolest schools in the nation, our campus has long been a leader in wise water use, conservation and sustainability. With the continued need to reduce water use, employees are reminded to “text to conserve” to report issues such as the location of broken sprinklers, over-watering issues and even under-watered areas on campus. Send a text or photo to firstname.lastname@example.org.
UCI Wellness & Safety Fair and UC Walks Survey
Thank you to all participants of the annual UC Walks and UCI Wellness & Safety Fair in Aldrich Park. UCI had a record breaking turnout, with over 1,200 fair participants and 750 walkers! Organizers are seeking feedback from attendees. Complete an evaluation survey by Wednesday, May 31, to be entered into a drawing for a Fitbit Zip, provided by Kaiser Permanente. This survey is for the UCI main campus event only.