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Resources & News
April 2012

Featured News

Healthy U 2011-2012

Healthy U
May 31, 2012 is the deadline for completing your Healthy U requirements.  You and your covered spouse/same-sex domestic partner need to earn a minimum of 70 Healthy U points each to successfully complete your participation. Click Here for more information.

Staff Recognition Event- Save the Date

Staff Rec
The 2012 Staff Recognition Event will be held on Monday, May 21.

Click Here to view past years' staff recognition events.

Upcoming Social Security Sessions

A representative from the Social Security Office will be holding two information sessions on Thursday, April 26th to discuss the Social Security application process, Medicare enrollment, and other related topics.  All employees are welcome to attend either session.  The sessions will be at the following times:

9am – 11am Sykes Room 254
1pm – 3pm Sykes Room 254

2012 Summer Hours

Effective Monday, May 14, University summer hours will begin. Summer hours are from 8:00am-4:00pm daily, with lunch periods changing from one hour to one half hour. This change will occur unless otherwise specifically communicated.  This change does not alter the University's obligation to maintain regular services throughout the campus. Employees who wish to remain on the 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. schedule with one hour for lunch, or wish to utilize another schedule, must obtain their Vice President's approval through their directors.

Upcoming Programs & Learning Opportunities

April is a great time to get healthy, organize, and set goals.  The Office of Training and Organizational Development can help!  All pre-recorded learning opportunities can be accessed until Friday at 5pm of that week! Click Here for more information.

Also, June, July, and August, the Office of Training and Organizational Development is busy facilitating retreats, staff meetings, and workshops for departments across the state system of higher education.  Reserve your date and gain access to over 50 different engaging learning opportunities—face to face, teleseminar, webinar, and more!  Contact Molly Nece for more information.

Important Payroll Information

pay date
Last day to use 2011 carry over time is APRIL 20, 2012. All unused 2011 personal leave will be lost if not used by this 4/20/12. Any annual days over 45 days will be rolled to the employees sick time bucket if not used by 4/20/12.

Last Spring Pay for Temp Faculty: June 15, 2012

Chester County Events

Service Corner & Upcoming Campus Activities

Click Here to learn about upcoming fundraising, volunteer and campus activities.

SEAP Article: "Autism Awareness"

It can take months or years for doctors to make a diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder. "Recognizing the Warning Signs of Autism" provides information on ways to be alert for early symptoms of autism.
Click Here for more information about our SEAP Program.


Employee Spotlight

Employees on the Move

Click Here to see the latest new hires, transfers and retirements at WCU!

Good News around WCU

Review our Good News Page to learn about exciting employee happenings and to find out how to submit your good news. Read Full Story

Employees at a Glance

Click Here to see this month's employee photo gallery.

If you have a photo you would like to submit to appear in a future photo gallery, Click Here to submit it.

Gone, but not Forgotten

In memory of past and current employees we have recently lost. View the List
Click Here to submit your good news, photos, campus activities and more for inclusion in a future bulletin




2012 Pay Schedule
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