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  • Live a happier, healthier life with help from Employee Assistance Program

    October 24, 2019

    When the stress of daily living gets you down the Deer Oaks Employee Assistance Program's (EAP) qualified professionals are a lifeline to help you go from distress to peace and well being. This free service helps University of Alaska employees and their families live healthier and more balanced lives. These free services are completely confidential and can be easily accessed 24/7, offering you around-the-clock assistance for all of life's personal and professional challenges.
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  • Wellness rebate is coming soon!

    October 24, 2019

    The FY20 wellness rebate is coming soon! For employees and spouses who completed the FY19 program by April 30, 2019, the wellness rebate will be paid out on the R23 paycheck, paid on November 8.
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  • Live Zoom User Training Sessions for October and November

    October 24, 2019

    Danny Mariscal, the University's dedicated Zoom Customer Success Manager, will be providing live training sessions. You can join this training from your computer, tablet, or smartphone.
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  • Fidelity at UAF/Butrovich Nov. 4-7

    October 23, 2019

    Dan Kline from Fidelity will be here at the UAF campus November 4 through 7, with a day at Butrovich. To schedule an appointment, register online at getguidance.fidelity.com , or call 800-642-7131.
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  • September Human Resources updates

    September 28, 2019

    Please remember that your primary point of contact within your department or unit is still the appropriate contact. Human Resources (HR) is looking forward to assisting you for items or issues you usually contact the main HR office. Please let us know how we can help.
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  • UA stakeholder survey results announced

    September 27, 2019

    The University of Alaska Board of Regents commissioned WayMark Analytics to conduct a statewide survey of key stakeholders in Alaska's higher education system. The public opinion survey results were reviewed during the September 12 Board of Regents meeting. An explanation of the survey results are posted on the New UA website.
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  • Welcome new employees to the system office

    September 27, 2019

    As the University of Alaska works to restructure in order to provide cost-effective education and service to Alaska, we are likely to see many changes to the system office. First, let's welcome the new human resources and procurement employees who are joining us this month. Whether located in the Butrovich, or distributed throughout the system, it is a pleasure to be working with you! I hope you find Statewide to be a welcoming and supportive environment for your work.
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  • Find current information on university restructuring

    September 27, 2019

    The University of Alaska has taken steps toward reducing administrative overhead, and is engaged in a review process to evaluate options for the future structure of the UA system. Work will occur during r the months ahead to make the university more efficient in delivering academic programs and services to students. Exactly what that change looks like is still a work in progress.
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  • Welcome to Spoke! - New HR Tool for UA

    September 27, 2019

    At the University of Alaska, we value using new, innovative tools that enable each and every one of us to work better together. This is why the Office of Human Resources is excited to launch Spoke, a simpler, smarter way to manage human resources requests. Spoke is an additional way for university employees to contact human resources. With Spoke, employees can easily access answers to HR questions and request assistance with HR services.
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  • Board of Regents September meeting video posted online

    September 27, 2019

    The Sept 12-13 Board of Regents meeting is now posted on Board Docs. The video for each day are posted with the agenda. https://go.boarddocs.com/ak/alaska/Board.nsf/Public
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