Join us for a presentation on managing conflict. We will talk about friction in the workplace and when it can be costly to a business. You will learn effective conflict management approaches to ensure healthy engagement. This presentation will take place on February 14th, from 10:00-11:00 a.m. in the MAU Elm Room. Please register in advance.
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On Wednesday, February 8th, there will be a Lunch & Learn presentation on the topic of chronic pain. This presentation will focus on common sources of pain that affect the workplace; including arthritis, back pain, headaches, and more. Please register in advance for this presentation from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in Gilchrist Hall, room 009.
Cold and Flu season is in full force. Getting your flu shot is the best method to prevent the flu. Learn additional ways to boost your immune system, and help ward off the flu by joining Dr. Abby Hitchins for a discussion on the nervous system and research based methods to boost your immune system. This presentation will be held Thursday, February 2nd, from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in GIL 007. Please register in advance.
Jan. 30th - Feb. 4, UNI United Way is sponsoring a school supply drive to benefit local Cedar Falls and Waterloo Community Schools. Collection boxes will be placed in 27 Gilchrist, 105 Schindler, and Essentials (MAU), and 203 WRC, with a final collection taking place February 4th at the UNI Men’s Basketball game vs. Indiana State. Please consider donating to help out our local school districts. For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due to a family emergency, the EAP session, scheduled for tomorrow from 3:30-4:30 has been canceled. We will be in contact with the presenter to see if rescheduling is a possibility. Please look to the HRS Webpage or insideUNI for more Employee Well-being Opportunities. Sorry for any inconvenience, thank you for your understanding.
On Wednesday, Februrary 1, from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Human Resource Services will host a training session on leave requests under the Family and Medical Leave Act for UNI employees and supervisors to attend. This session will be held in GIL 009, and will provide information on the University’s process, procedure, and policies related to the Family Medical Leave Act. Advanced registration is required.
Finding the balance between our families and work is tough. Find the balance between the demanding factors of your life by attending this session on January 25, from 3-4 p.m. in Gilchrist 009. Please register in advance for this presentation.
In this food demonstration, participants will be assisted in creating eight different healthy freezer meals. This is a great opportunity to learn some new easy recipes and stock up on healthy meals for the busy weeks ahead. This demonstration will be held on February 9th, from 5:00-6:30 p.m. in the Maucker Union catering kitchens. The cost of this presentation will be $60, this is to cover the cost of food and supplies necessary to create the meals. Please bring cash or check with you the day of the food demonstration.
Join Covenant Wellness Services for a Lunch & Learn on the the relationship between technology and wellness. This presentation will take place in Gilchrist Hall room 009, on Wednesday, January 18th from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Please register in advance for this presentation where you will learn about engaging technology and apps to enhance your own personal wellness program.
Looking for new unique ways to increase all aspects of your well-being? You’re in luck. The Well-being team has created a list of the best wellness apps. Each app falls under one of our well-being pillars; physical, occupational & intellectual, spiritual & emotional, or social & community, and is followed by a short description of its purpose and why we think it would be a good use of your phone space!