2019 KCPDC Professional Development Conference

There is still space available for the Kansas City Professional Development Council (KCPDC) Professional Development Conference on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. As a KCPDC member institution, UMKC staff and faculty may attend the annual conference for no charge to their department.

This year, the program includes a variety of breakout sessions, time to network with other higher education professionals, and engage with keynote speaker Dr. Wes Parham.

Visit www.kcpdc.org for more information. Registration is required for this event. Please login to your myLearn to enroll or contact the Susi Mickey at mickeysu@umkc.edu if you need assistance.

This event is eligible for 50 University of Missouri Healthy for Life Wellness points. UMKC Human Resources receives an attendance report to submit for points.

 2019 KCPDC Professional Development Conference–Navigating the Future of Higher Education

Date: Wednesday May 22, 2019

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: MidAmerica Nazarene University, Cook Center
2030 E. College Way
Olathe, KS 66062


April Wellness Updates

Every month we will be sharing wellness updates from UM System Wellness in UMatters. These updates will contain a variety of resources to support your wellness journey, including a monthly newsletter and a monthly challenge.

April Newsletter: This month is Alcohol Awareness month. The April newsletter covers topics such as, A Positive Workplace, and Excessive Alcohol Use. This newsletter also includes Wellness FAQs and a delicious Recipe of the Month. There are also helpful links regarding the Wellness Incentive.

If you have any questions, please contact the HR Service Center at 816-235-1621.

Lifewise EAP Webinar: Taking Care of Your Skin

As an employee, you are our most important resource, and the University of Missouri System cares about your personal and professional well-being.

The UM System’s Total Rewards, UMKC Human Resources, and Saint Luke’s Health System in Kansas City have come together to provide monthly online Employee Assistance Program seminars to equip you with skills to help you excel and grow in your professional or personal life. On June 20, 2018, the topic for the EAP Online Seminar Series is Taking Care of Your Skin.

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