October General Meeting & Staff News

General Meeting

Date: Wednesday, October 22

Time: 2:00–3:00 p.m.

Location: Atherton Union, Reilly Room

All staff members are welcome and encouraged to attend!


Agenda

  • President Jim Danko and Chairman of the Board of Trustees Keith Burks
  • United Way Company that Cares Award Presentation

Staff Assembly Committee Updates

Activities and Socials:

  • Wine Night at the Observatory is confirmed for Friday, November 7. More details to come!
  • The committee would like to invite you to our 501’s this year. What is a 501? It’s where you meet after work at 5:01 p.m. to have a drink, snack, or just conversation! All 501’s will meet at Twenty Tap (6406 N College Ave.). Open to staff, faculty, and friends. Remaining dates: November 13, January 8, February 12, March 12, and April 9.

Networking and Resources:

  • The committee would love to have more staff join the effort to welcome new staff to campus and help them feel connected. Current mentors should look for a “thank you” lunch coming up in November! If you are interested in joining the effort to welcome new staff to campus, please contact Judy Gauer at jgauer@butler.edu or 317-940-9346.

Personal and Professional Development:

  • The committee has confirmed the following workshops for all staff:
    • PowerPoint Tips & Tricks/Atomic Learning 101 overview
      Friday, November 1, from 1:00–2:00 p.m. in JH 041.
    • Outlook Tips & Tricks/Atomic Learning 101 (con’t.)
      Wednesday, December 10, from 1:00–2:00 p.m. in JH 043

Sign-up information will be sent two weeks prior to the workshop via the Connection. Seating capacity will be limited to 24 per session, on a first-come, first-served basis.


 

Healthcare Forums Announced

Please plan to attend one of the following Healthcare Forums next week.

  • Tuesday, October 21, 2:00–3:30 p.m. in JH-141
  • Wednesday, October 22, p.m. 8:00–9:30 a.m. in PB-103
  • Thursday, October 23, 8:30–9:30 a.m. in PB-156 (this session is one hour due to room availability)

These are the Healthcare Forums at which Vice President for Finance and Administration Bruce Arick will speak. Historically, these sessions preceded the open enrollment sessions. Open enrollment session dates and the open enrollment process will be announced soon.

Submitted Reclassification Comments

The Staff Assembly Executive Committee would like to thank staff for submitting their comments on the reclassification process through Staff Assembly’s online suggestion form. We have forwarded these anonymous comments to the appropriate administrators.

6th Annual Bulldog Tailgate

FOOD, FUN, FRIENDS, AND FOOTBALL!
Brought to you by Staff Assembly Activities and Social Committee

When: Tailgate from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Game starts at 12:00 p.m.
Where: Hinkle Fieldhouse Parking Lot, in front of Gate 4
What you need to know:

  • We will have games, food, and fun all happening before the
    Butler vs. SanDiego football game.
  • Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for youth (ages 3-12) and include game
    admission, food and drinks. Game tickets will be handed out at the tailgate.
  • Alcohol is allowed but will not be provided. (Please, no glass containers.)

RSVP to Terese McAninch, HRC
– Via website to pay with a credit card
– Via this form to pay with cash or check

 

Mobile Mammography Van Hits Campus November 3

Are you or your spouse due for your regularly scheduled breast cancer screening? The St. Vincent Mobile Mammography van will be on campus, Monday, November 3 from 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This screening is available to all Butler University faculty and staff, as well as their significant other. Students are also welcome to register if they meet the eligibility criteria. Please see the participant letter for eligibility requirements.

Registration is required and can be completed online or by filling out the patient registration form. Registration needs to be completed no later than Friday, October 17. Your results are confidential and will be sent directly to your primary care provider. Please contact Healthy Horizons at healthyhorizons@butler.edu or 317-940-8143 with any questions.