Date: Wednesday, March 18
Time: 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Location: Atherton Union, Reilly Room
All staff members are welcome and encouraged to attend!
Parking Update—Ben Hunter
HR Update—Anita Watts
Stand Tall Project—Noelle Rich
Subway—Ali Khan, meeting sponsor
The following staff are recognized through our Thank a Colleague program. If there is someone you’d like to give props to, let us know.
- Mary Macmanus Ramsbottom
- Julie Allen
- Shonda Cheever
- Priscilla Cobb
- Joe Ader
- Jami Kong
- Debbie Rushton
- Anila Din
- Tina Vawter
Nominate a staff member who is making a difference; nominations are open until May 1. Learn more.
The committee continues to pursue process improvements and is supporting initiatives aimed at increasing employee morale.
Personal and Professional Development:
The “Communication” session presented on March 4 by Anila Din, Director of Employee Relations, was very informative and well attended. It was so good, the attendees have requested an additional session in the near future to expand on what was discussed in the first session. Watch for more information on this in early summer. Save the date for our upcoming Personal and Professional Development sessions:
- Tuesday, March 24, Noon-1:00 p.m.
Location: Pharmacy Building, room 015 (COPHS lower level)
Topic: Blogging—Bring on the Basics
Facilitator: Erin Albert, BS ’94, RPh, MBA, PharmD, JD, Esq.
- Tuesday, April 7, Noon-1:00 p.m.
Location: Atherton Union, room 302
Topic: Taking Care of You
Facilitator: Cynthia Payne, member of Staff Assembly’s Personal and Professional Development Committee; RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or ext. 9655
- Tuesday, April 14, Noon-1:00 p.m.
Lunch will be provided; RSVP to email@example.com or ext. 9655
Topic: Making the Pieces Fit—The Importance of Estate Planning
Facilitator: Susan Hunter, Attorney and Owner of Hunter Law Office
Activities and Socials:
A letter of thanks was received from The Salvation Army for our participation in their Christmas Toy Shop toy drive. Thank you to everyone who donated to the cause. It is clear that our collective efforts made a positive impact, and they are very appreciative of our generosity!