News » Archives » 2018

I AM ND: Mary Adeniyi

Published: Fri Sep 14, 2018 at 03:20PM

Mary AdeniyiMary Adeniyi, learning and organizational development consultant in Human Resources

Mary Adeniyi is a Learning and Organizational Development consultant in Human Resources. It’s her job to come up with workshop topics (and speakers) that inspire employees to maximize their potential. The courses and series offer training on anything from capitalizing on personal talents to positive conflict resolution to appreciating generational differences to
Read full article

A wellness success story: He lost 7% of his body weight in four months

Published: Fri Sep 14, 2018 at 03:00PM

Heyse Jamieson

After Gene Heyse’s annual health screening in 2015, Notre Dame Wellness Center staff contacted him to discuss his high blood pressure (150/100) and encourage him to consider working with a wellness coach.


With his family history, Heyse decided it was time to get serious about lowering his blood pressure. “Both of my grandfathers died from heart attacks, one in his 40s, and my uncle died in his 60s of complications from diabetes,” says Heyse. Read full article

Meet your Human Resources Consultant

Published: Fri Sep 14, 2018 at 03:00PM

Human Resources Consultants: Strategic partners that can help you (and your team) achieve more

 

Mc 2

 

Faculty and staff new to Notre Dame often comment that the Human Resources department isn’t like those they’ve experienced before. Elsewhere, a trip to HR might be something to dread. Read full article

Education benefits among Notre Dame's best employee benefits

Published: Fri Sep 14, 2018 at 12:00PM

Benita Ramirez

The University offers generous educational benefits to full-time faculty, staff, retirees, spouses and their eligible dependents. 

“In particular, tuition assistance for children is a unique benefit that has helped many families to save thousands of dollars toward children’s higher education at Notre Dame, Saint Mary’s and other colleges and universities across the country,” says Kevin Mospan Read full article

September 18 On-Campus Fidelity Workshop - Invest Confidently For Your Future

Published: Thu Aug 30, 2018 at 08:50AM

Invest Confidently for Your Future
Tuesday, September 18
Eck Visitor Center
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
OR
4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

This workshop is designed for participants who are interested in learning how to manage their investments. If you want to look at your investments and understand how to build a long-term plan you feel confident about, then this workshop is for you! Read full article

Mammograms on Campus September 13

Published: Thu Aug 30, 2018 at 08:00AM

This preventive offering is available annually at no cost to female Notre Dame faculty and staff enrolled in a University medical plan, beginning at age 40 (women age 35-39 may receive one baseline exam at no cost), and is “in-network” for both CHA and Select networks).

Thursday, September 13
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Read full article

Free, voluntary health screenings for benefit-eligible faculty, staff, and enrolled spouses

Published: Tue Aug 28, 2018 at 09:00AM

Istock 96169017 Full Size Retouched

Get a confidential health screening and be better informed about your health. Learn where you stand on such indicators as blood pressure, cholesterol, body mass index, and more. Read full article

Skillport.nd.edu Monthly Topic: Dealing with Difficult People

Published: Mon Aug 13, 2018 at 03:00PM

Image Asset

Skillport.nd.edu is an online learning platform available to you to help build your skills for success. It provides an extensive range of learning content including online books on team building, interactive courseware, and short video content. Read full article

Are you emotionally ready to retire? Join us August 22 or 23 for a Fidelity webcast!

Published: Thu Aug 9, 2018 at 08:00AM

Readytoretire

Retiring is not just a big financial decision, it’s an emotional one, too. How do you know if you’re ready to make the leap? Join us for a conversation about preparing yourself emotionally and mentally for when the day arrives.

Please join us:
Wednesday, August 22 at 1:00 p.m. EST Read full article

Mammograms on Campus August 20

Published: Tue Aug 7, 2018 at 01:25PM

This preventive offering is available annually at no cost to female Notre Dame faculty and staff enrolled in a University medical plan, beginning at age 40 (women age 35-39 may receive one baseline exam at no cost), and is “in-network” for both CHA and Select networks.

Monday, August 20
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Joyce Center, Gate 3 Read full article

Attend Information Session for Family Caregivers on August 4

Published: Tue Jul 31, 2018 at 04:00PM

When you are thrust into the role of caregiver for a family member or loved one, it’s difficult to know where to start and how to identify resources to help you as you navigate this path. REAL Services is an umbrella organization for more than 20 programs that assist elderly, disabled and low-income individuals in 12 northern Indiana counties. Their programs address the needs of individuals of all ages, including caregiver support and training. Read full article

Apply Now for Fall Tuition Benefit

Published: Thu Jul 12, 2018 at 11:15AM

gradcapwcash_edited

A reminder to parents using the portable tuition benefit for their children: now is the time to submit your tuition benefit application for the Fall 2018 semester.

To get started, review the tuition benefit policy and fill out the application form.

To get started, review the tuition benefit policy Read full article

Skillport Monthly Topic: Performance Management

Published: Wed Jul 11, 2018 at 12:00PM

Image Asset

Skillport.nd.edu is an online learning platform available to you to help build your skills for success. It provides an extensive range of learning content including online books on team building, interactive courseware, and short video content. Read full article

Bright Horizons Webinar: Boosting Your Child's Resilience & Independence

Published: Wed Jul 11, 2018 at 12:00PM

Boosting Your Child’s Resilience & Independence
Tuesday, July 31
8:00 p.m. ET

Unnamed

Is your child in the “I can do it myself!” stage?
Whether trying to pour milk from the heavy carton, or jumping back on the jungle gym after a slip, that’s your child demonstrating independence and resilience. How can you foster these two incredibly important emerging skills? Read full article

Mammograms on Campus July 12

Published: Mon Jul 2, 2018 at 05:00PM

This preventive offering is available annually at no cost to female Notre Dame faculty and staff enrolled in a University medical plan, beginning at age 40 (women age 35-39 may receive one baseline exam at no cost), and is “in-network” for both CHA and Select networks.

Thursday, July 12
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Joyce Center, Gate 3 Read full article

Join Us on June 28 for a Diversity Discussion on Racial Battle Fatigue

Published: Thu Jun 14, 2018 at 06:10PM

Discussionsimage

This workshop will feature a discussion of microaggressions, the political climate in which they proliferate, and the fatigue that people of color experience with navigating whether to confront or ignore their daily experiences of racism.

Participants will gain a better sense of how to recognize instances of microaggression directed at themselves or others and discuss the strategies for developing supportive environments for everyone. Read full article

Skillport.nd.edu Monthly Topic: Emotional Intelligence

Published: Thu Jun 14, 2018 at 10:00AM

Imageasset

Skillport.nd.edu is an online learning platform available to you to help build your skills for success. It provides an extensive range of learning content including online books on team building, interactive courseware, and short video content. Read full article

Join Us for the Staff Summer Picnic on July 9 in the Stadium Concourse!

Published: Thu Jun 7, 2018 at 09:00AM

Join us on Monday, July 9 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Stadium Concourse (entrance at Gate E) for this year’s Staff Summer Picnic. This will be a Notre Dame themed celebration of another successful academic year hosted by the Officers of the University of Notre Dame and the Office of Human Resources. Read full article

Mammograms on Campus June 14

Published: Tue Jun 5, 2018 at 10:05PM

This preventive offering is available annually at no cost to female Notre Dame faculty and staff enrolled in a University medical plan, beginning at age 40 (women age 35-39 may receive one baseline exam at no cost), and is “in-network” for both CHA and Select networks.

Thursday, June 14
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Joyce Center, Gate 3 Read full article

Join Us May 24 for a Diversity Discussion: Update on Staff D&I On Campus

Published: Thu May 17, 2018 at 01:30PM

Join us to get an update on Staff D&I on campus. We’ll be discussing what we’ve done on campus the past year, where we’re heading with our strategic plan, and get feedback on how we’re doing.

TUpdate on Staff D&I On Campus
Thursday, May 24
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Oak Room, South Dining Hall

Our speakers will be:
Read full article

Fidelity Webinar May 31 and June 5: Understanding Medicare

Published: Thu May 10, 2018 at 04:00PM

Capture
This free, 1-hour webcast will help you learn about Medicare coverage, costs, enrollment and associated deadlines (yes, there are deadlines). Our webcast will provide you with facts to help you make good decisions for yourself and loved ones.

Please join us:
Thursday, May 31 at 1:00 p.m. EST Read full article

Fidelity Webinar May 22 and 23: The Mindset of Up-and-Coming Millionaires

Published: Thu May 10, 2018 at 08:00AM

Capture

This free, 1-hour webcast will help you learn about investing strategies from people building million-dollar portfolios and find ideas to help you reach your financial goals.

Please join us:
Tuesday, May 22 at 1:00 p.m. EST
OR
Wednesday, May 23 at 3:00 p.m. EST

Register Here! Read full article

Tapping Into Your Child's Temperament: Bright Horizons Webinar Tuesday, May 29

Published: Tue May 8, 2018 at 11:40AM

Tapping Into Your Child’s Temperament

Tuesday, May 29
8:00 p.m. ET

Bright Horizons Webinar Banner

Nature, Nurture, and Your Child

Get the scoop on how temperament develops in the upcoming Family Matters webinar, Tapping Into Your Child’s Temperament, and discover how you can tune into your child’s distinctive style. Read full article

Skillport.nd.edu Monthly Topic: Building Trust and Credibility

Published: Tue May 8, 2018 at 11:00AM

Imageasset

Skillport.nd.edu is an online learning platform available to you to help build your skills for success. It provides an extensive range of learning content including online books on team building, interactive courseware, and short video content.

Would you describe yourself as someone others can trust and believe in? Your ability to build trust and credibility is crucial to maintaining relationships. Read full article

Mammograms on Campus May 9 & 21

Published: Fri Apr 20, 2018 at 05:00PM

This preventive offering is available annually at no cost to female Notre Dame faculty and staff enrolled in a University medical plan, beginning at age 40 (women age 35-39 may receive one baseline exam at no cost), and is “in-network” for both CHA and Select networks.

Wednesday, May 9
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wellness Center Read full article

Apply for a Fred Freeman Staff Scholarship by June 1

Published: Tue Apr 10, 2018 at 02:00PM

The mission and values of the University of Notre Dame drive us to care deeply for staff and their professional development. We offer various educational benefits in order to support your learning and advancement.

If you’ve recently thought about going back to school, taking a course, or completing a certification, you should consider applying for the Fred Freeman Staff Scholarship. It awards up to $2,000 in educational expenses per semester to eligible* Notre Dame non-exempt staff. Learn more about the Fred Freeman Staff Scholarship here Read full article

Identify and Prioritize Your Savings Goals: Join Us May 3

Published: Mon Apr 9, 2018 at 02:45PM

Financial Education Workshop Series for Notre Dame Faculty & Staff

If you want help saving for multiple goals, the University of Notre Dame is partnering with Fidelity for an in-person educational workshop for faculty and staff, where you’ll learn strategies and tips to help you manage your financial future with confidence. Read full article

Prepare for the Reality of Healthcare in Retirement: Join Us April 17

Published: Mon Apr 9, 2018 at 02:20PM

Financial Education Workshop Series for Notre Dame Faculty & Staff

If you want a better understanding of health care in retirement, the University of Notre Dame is partnering with Fidelity to present an in-person educational workshop for faculty and staff, where you’ll learn strategies and tips to help you manage your financial future with confidence. Read full article

Join Us April 12 for a DACA Diversity Discussion

Published: Thu Apr 5, 2018 at 11:00AM

If you’ve ever had questions about DACA, the DREAM Act and the “DREAMers movement,” please join us for our next event.

DACA Diversity Discussion
Thursday, April 12
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Oak Room, South Dining Hall

Our speakers will be:
Leonor L. Wangensteen
Academic Advisor, First Year of Studies
Director, FYS Undocumented Student Initiatives Read full article

Skillport.nd.edu Monthly Topic: Stress Management

Published: Mon Apr 2, 2018 at 12:00PM

Imageasset

Skillport.nd.edu is an online learning platform available to you to help build your skills for success. It provides an extensive range of learning content including online books on team building, interactive courseware, and short video content. Read full article