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.

University updates wireless network, voicemail.
Starting Monday, August 1.
The University is transitioning to a new voicemail system and adding security measures to access the SecureCanes wireless network. Faculty and staff members are encouraged to review the changes and complete any necessary steps. Learn more.

Learn about diversity in the workplace.
Wednesday, August 3, at 11 a.m.
This two hour webinar will explore diversity in the workplace, discuss differences in work styles, and consider new ways to respond effectively to colleagues in an inclusive workplace. Register now. Visit the diversity and inclusion website to learn more.

Snag your free ticket to CanesFest. 
Saturday, August 6, at 1 p.m.
Get a glimpse of the 2022 ’Canes football season at CanesFest. Faculty and staff members can claim a free ticket to attend. The event will include autograph sessions, photo stations, food trucks, and more. Reserve your ticket.

Learn how compassion can positively affect the workplace. 
Tuesday, August 9, at noon.
This one hour webinar explores the positive effects a compassionate workplace has on employees and office culture. Those enrolled in the Well ’Canes Incentives Program may be eligible to earn points by attending this session. Register now.

Join an employee resource group. 
Employee Resource Groups are collaborative groups of ’Canes working together to reach common goals. Faculty and staff members can meet co-workers, increase cultural competency, and make a positive impact on and off campus. Learn more.

Access HR Insights, a weekly email newsletter from the Office of Human Resources that highlights HR initiatives, resources, and benefits available to staff at the University.