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    Free opportunity to make a will

    August 26, 2022

    August is #MakeAWill month, and the UA Foundation has teamed up with Freewill to offer everyone the opportunity to make a simple, legal will in under 20 minutes.

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    Update on United Academics CBA Negotiations

    August 26, 2022

    As we continue to negotiate through the confidential mediation process, we are listening intently to our faculty and union representatives, and doing our best to reach agreement.

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    September Events & Holidays

    August 26, 2022

    Holidays, events and celebrations coming up in September.

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    System Office Staff Council August Meeting Highlights

    August 26, 2022

    Highlights and updates from the August 11 System Office Staff Council meeting.

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    Annual Title IX training is required for UA staff and faculty

    July 29, 2022

    As designated "responsible employees", annual Title IX training is required for UA staff and faculty. Employees will be taking the same highly-successful training developed in-house through the University of Alaska Anchorage that students are required to complete.

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    Save the date: 2022 Disability Services Conference, Nov. 7-11

    July 29, 2022

    All staff and faculty are cordially invited to attend the Disability Services Conference, November 7-11. Two virtual sessions will be offered per day.

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    Touchnet Marketplace - Simplifying Campuswide Commerce

    July 29, 2022

    On Wednesday, August 3, Financial Systems is hosting Touchnet Marketplace experts for a two part training. This training will cover the variety of ways Touchnet Marketplace can be used to facilitate collecting payments for a variety of activities including conference registrations, selling items, charging fees, etc.

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    On-site forums with CITO finalists

    July 29, 2022

    The CITO search committee narrowed the field to four finalists, and on-site interviews and stakeholder meetings are being held in-person (Butrovich 109) and over zoom.

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    Reminder to watch DEI training videos before Sept. 1

    July 29, 2022

    The University of Alaska has committed as an institution to transformative change. As a first step in this journey, we will be watching a series of videos with a focus on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. The timeframe for fully completing the training has been extended to September 1.

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    Human Resources news and updates July 2022

    July 29, 2022

    The July 22 edition of UA System News included a number of human resources updates. Be sure to review these important announcements.