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Faculty Senate/Ombuds Training Schedule

August 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Events, Human Resources

[The following was provided by the Faculty Senate.] During the Spring 2014 semester, the Faculty Senate Chair, Faculty Ombudsperson and HR Training professionals conducted a survey asking UMKC faculty the training topics and formats they would find most relevant. Based on the survey

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Plan for Retirement: Attend Upcoming Planning Sessions

July 21st, 2014 · Comments Off · Events, Health and Wellness, Human Resources

[The following was provided by Human Resources.] At this time in your life, you’re working and taking care of your family. You’ve managed to put away some money to help out for the unexpected, but meeting the ends can sometimes be a stretch.

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UM System Introducing New Medical Plan Choices, Selection Required

July 21st, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness, Human Resources

[The following was provided by UM Total Rewards: Benefits, Compensation, Retirement and Wellness programs.] For 2015, the University of Missouri is introducing new medical plan choices, as well as new wellness incentive options, offering you up to $450 for taking steps to live a healthier life.

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Mandatory Online Training Course for UMKC Employees

July 7th, 2014 · Comments Off · Human Resources, News

[The following was provided by UMKC Human Resources.] The University of Missouri is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from harassment. In keeping with that commitment, we are requiring employees to complete a new online training course, Harassment: What It Is and How to Stop It.

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Staff Council Invites You to Staff Appreciation Events

May 12th, 2014 · Comments Off · Human Resources

[The following was provided by the UMKC Staff Council.] Due to the success of the 2013 Staff Appreciation Day, the Staff Council Events Committee has planned a 2014 Staff Appreciation Week for UMKC staff. The events will take place during the week of May 19 – 23.

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UMKC Named to List of Top ‘Green Colleges’

April 28th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, Health and Wellness, Human Resources, Perks

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City is one of the 332 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review.

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Need a Financial Roadmap for the Future and Retirement?

April 21st, 2014 · Comments Off · Human Resources

[The following was provided by Human Resources.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City Human Resources will be hosting seminars for faculty and staff to help them create financial roadmaps for their financial futures and retirements. The workshops are free; registration is required. 

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Tobacco Cessation Workshop Is April 29

April 14th, 2014 · Comments Off · Human Resources

[The following was provided by the UMKC Office of Human Resources.] If you are a user of tobacco products – whether smoking or chewing – the most important thing you can do for your health is to quit.

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New Employee Assistance Program Offers Free Counseling

March 31st, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness, Human Resources, News

[The following was provided by the Human Resources Department.] As an employee, you are our most important resource and the University of Missouri cares about your personal and professional wellbeing. Therefore, we are pleased to announce the establishment of a new benefit: an Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

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Sign up for Safe Space Training April 7

March 24th, 2014 · Comments Off · Career Development, Events, Human Resources

[The following was submitted by LGBTQIA Programs and Services] Unlike more visible underrepresented groups, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning and intersex (LGBTQI) persons cannot be readily identified. Likewise, there is no easy method of identifying allies who are supportive of LGBTQI issues. As one component of UMKC LGBTQIA Programs and Services, our Safe Space […]

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