5 things you need to know this week

By Life@TheU

5 things you need to know this week

By Life@TheU
A weekly series designed to highlight events, benefits, perks, and items of interest for University of Miami faculty and staff.

Get your tickets for the Faculty and Staff Appreciation Night with the Miami Marlins
Multiple dates through Tuesday, Aug. 6
Cheer on the Miami Marlins as they take on the Braves on Saturday, Aug. 10. Don’t miss out on the pre-game festivities and in-game recognition as we celebrate University of Miami faculty and staff for their service. Get all the details about ticket distribution, parking, and game-day festivities for the whole family. For questions, contact UM Total Rewards by completing the online form. 

Volunteer during ’Cane Kickoff
Register now
UM faculty and staff from across the University are invited to manage information stations and help students and their families navigate the Coral Gables campus during ’Cane Kickoff, the University’s undergraduate student orientation program. Volunteer shifts are available in 1.5-hour time slots from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Aug. 12-14. With the approval of your manager, register for your preferred date and time in advance. Learn more. For questions, send an email to leslie.leonard@miami.edu.

New UHealth supply chain supports clinical operations
UHealth now has a dedicated team that works to support supply chain operations for all hospital-based and ambulatory facilities of the University of Miami Hospital and Clinics. Workday users may notice changes to the workflow, including new team members assigned to their purchase requisitions. University Purchasing continues to support all UM schools and colleges, including the Miller School of Medicine, and all academic and research accounts. Learn more about UHealth supply chain services.

Save the date: Lowe After Hours
Multiple dates
Enjoy light bites, live music, art activities, raffles, and giveaways at Lowe After Hours. Discover and explore the University’s art museum located on the Coral Gables campus during this free event that’s open to the public. Make note of the upcoming dates this fall, including Thursday, Sept. 5, Thursday, Oct. 3, and a special Art Basel edition on Thursday, Dec. 5. Pro tip: UM employees have free admission to the museum with their UM badge.

Discounts on Disney On Ice
Multiple dates
Mark you calendars for Disney on Ice presents Road Trip Adventures. Catch a show at the BB&T Center from Sept. 12 through 15 and at the American Airlines Arena from Sept. 19 through 22. UM employees can save up to $10 per ticket on select showtimes and save on service fees. Get all the details to purchase tickets.