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2021 Health Sciences Civil Service Senate Informational Webinar

posted Apr 26, 2021, 10:57 AM by Missy Juliette   [ updated Apr 27, 2021, 5:42 AM ]

The Civil Service Senators from the Health Sciences allocation hosted a webinar on April 23, 2021, which provided information to its constituents regarding Employment Rules and the University Governance System.

Leveraging & Understanding a Multi-generational Workforce

posted Apr 26, 2021, 10:36 AM by Missy Juliette

The Civil Service and P&A Senates co-hosted this event in the Seminar Series on April 21, 2021. 

Leveraging & Understanding a Multi-generational Workforce

In today's changing and dynamic work environment, we continue to see different generations
working together in the same space. Join us for an opportunity to hear about the
current data and discuss the insight it offers.

Join Mark Sevenich from the U’s Office of Human Resources for a presentation on the multi-generational workforce. What are the differences and similarities of today's workforce? What are the values of the different generations? We'll cover how each member of a multi-generational team may experience the workplace differently and give the audience an opportunity for discussion and Q&A.



Mindfulness, Morsels, and Movement: Feeding the Body and Mind

posted Feb 24, 2021, 11:24 AM by Missy Juliette

The Civil Service and P&A Senates co-hosted this event in the Seminar Series on February 17, 2021.  


Mindfulness, Morsels, and Movement: Feeding the Body and Mind


Join Robin Schow from the U's Healthy Foods, Healthy Lives Institute and Assistant Professor Viann Nguyen-Feng from UMD's Mind-Body Trauma Care lab in a virtual event centered around tips and practices to help fuel your body with nutritious food and to support your spirit using trauma-sensitive yoga.


Supports for Living in the Unknown

posted Dec 11, 2020, 6:59 AM by Missy Juliette

THE CIVIL SERVICE SENATE AND P&A SENATE PRESENTS:

Supports for Living in the Unknown
 
While we understand that the world is always changing, this time the change came very rapidly and uninvited. Our minds have been dominated by the pandemic and our lives have been altered. This is testing our stamina, our spirit, and our resilience. This session will help raise awareness of emotional fatigue, anxiety, and grief and we’ll look at resources, coping strategies, and helpful tools. 

Home Ergonomics for U: How to Design a Home Office that Works!

posted Oct 26, 2020, 9:27 AM by Missy Juliette

The Civil Service and P&A Senates presents:


Home Ergonomics for U: How to Design a Home Office that Works! is an approximately one-hour Zoom webinar that will provide you with the background you need to design your home office.


Examples of home office designs will be presented along with suggestions for DIY home sit/ stand workstations, and common issues to avoid when setting up your space.


A recording of the presentation can be found on YouTube.

2020 Health Sciences Webinar

posted May 22, 2020, 9:17 AM by Missy Juliette   [ updated May 22, 2020, 9:20 AM ]

The Civil Service Senators from the Health Sciences allocation hosted a webinar on May 12, 2020, which provided information to its constituents regarding Employment Rules and the University Governance System. A recording of the video is available on YouTube.

2019 Brown Bag - Office of Conflict Resolution

posted Jan 6, 2020, 6:32 AM by Missy Juliette   [ updated Feb 18, 2020, 6:26 AM ]

Office of Conflict Resolution


Presented by Tamar Gronvall


The Civil Service Senate Communications and Outreach Subcommittee hosted a brown bag session to provide an overview of the Office for Conflict Resolution, and to introduce civil service employees to the new OCR Director.

A recording of the presentation is available on YouTube. The presentation is below. 

2019 MSRS Brown Bag

posted Apr 26, 2019, 5:57 AM by csc@umn.edu

Your Retirement: 2019 Pension Summary


Presented by David Wrightsmith


The Civil Service Senate Communications and Outreach Subcommittee hosted a brown bag session for Civil Service members on the Minnesota State Retirement System’s (MSRS) pension system, focusing on those close to retirement on April 16, 2019. David Wrightsmith, retirement counselor, from MSRS spoke about how the pension system works. A video is available here. The presentation is attached below. 

2019 Wellbeing Program

posted Nov 20, 2018, 7:34 AM by Missy Juliette

2019 Wellbeing Program


Presented by Laura Manydeeds, Wellebing Program Administrator, Office of Human Resources (OHR)


The Civil Service Senate Communications and Outreach Subcommittee hosted a brown bag session for Civil Service members on changes to the 2019 Wellbeing Program and how you can earn points to save money on your insurance on November 14, 2018.


A video is available here. The presentation is attached below. 

Leaves of Absence Brown Bag

posted May 30, 2018, 8:47 AM by Missy Juliette

Leaves of Absence


Presented by Mark Sevenich, Senior Employee Relations Consultant, Office of Human Resources (OHR)


The Civil Service Senate Communications and Outreach Subcommittee hosted a brown bag session for Civil Service members on various types of Leaves of Absence benefits available to employees on May 29 2018.

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