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.

Manage stress as a caregiver. 
Tuesday, March 14, at noon and 4 p.m.
This webinar will discuss common challenges in caregiving, resources available to caregivers, and explore tips to help prevent burnout. Employees enrolled in the Well ’Canes Incentives program may be eligible to earn points by attending this session.
Tuesday, March 14 , at noon. Register.
Tuesday, March 14, 4 p.m. Register.

Create an action plan for your money and career goals. 
Monday, March 20, at noon.
In honor of Women’s History Month, Fidelity invites ’Canes to join a conversation about money and career goals with special guest tennis champion Venus Williams. Participants will learn how to recognize and grow their value and how to maximize opportunities in career development and earning potential. Join the conversation.

Vote for the U in the 2023 Education Summit Awards.
Voting closes on Monday, March 20, at 8 p.m.
The University of Miami is among three finalists for the 2023 Education Summit Dave Perry Award for Excellence in Innovation. This award recognizes the work of a college or university that is using Salesforce to innovate in one or more areas of the institution, such as recruitment and admissions, promoting student success, advancement, marketing, community engagement, and more. Cast your vote now.

Women’s History Month Connect and Create.
Wednesday, March 22, at 2:30 p.m.
Offered by the Lowe Art Museum and Human Resource's Workplace Equity and Inclusion team, the Connect and Create program uses art as a medium for communication and to encourage diversity of thought and perspective. In recognition of Women’s History Month, the session will feature works by Irene Rice Pereira (b.1902-d.1971) and Lalla Essaydi (b. 1956). Space is limited and participants must register in advance to attend. Save your spot.

Learn about Japanese ceramic art.
Thursday, March 23, at 7 p.m.
Presented by the Lowe Art Museum, the exhibit “​​Transcendent Clay/Kondo: A Century of Japanese Ceramic Art,” features works by three generations of the Kyoto-based Kondo ceramic dynasty.  The exhibit runs from March 23 through Sept. 24. Learn more about the exhibit and get your ticket for the opening reception. The event is free and open to the public.

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