Human Resource Services will offer a training session on leave requests under the Family and Medical Leave Act for employees and supervisors, including information on the process, procedures and policies. Please register in advance.
Rex Butler will discuss how the rise in prescriptions for painkillers has become the deadliest form of accidental death in the United States. Participants will see how this problem has affected ordinary people in very tragic ways, and learn how to recognize it and help others that may be in these situations. Please register in advance.
There is a risk associated with every investment. Participants will learn about risk, your reaction to it and how this can guide you in choosing your investments. Please register in advance.
The Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning and the Rod Library will host a workshop lead by the Open Textbook Network. This workshop introduces the concept of open textbooks, their benefits and how to find and incorporate them into courses. Participants are asked to write a short review of an Open Textbook Library textbook in their field following the workshop. Participants will receive $200 as recognition of the faculty member’s contribution. Open textbooks are not available for all subjects, so please check textbook availability.
Wheaton Wellness Services will host a session about creating a well-being program and goals. Please register in advance.
Participatns will learn about foods to incorporate into holiday meals and how to stay on track during the holiday season. A demonstration on spiralized vegetables will be included. Lisa Krausman will be the presenter.
Wheaton Wellness Services will host a on pre-diabetes and diabetes, how it develops and strategies to manage it. Participants will gain an understanding of their risk factors for diabetes as well as prevention and treatment. Please register in advance.
Employees are invited to attend an educational session on the process and procedure for workplace accommodation requests under the American’s with Disabilities Act. Both employees and supervisors are encouraged to attend this session. Please register in advance.
This EAP session will discuss civility in today's workplace. Participants will learn how to help promote a culture of mutual respect and effectively manage the risks associated with uncivil behavior and learn how organizational success is dependent upon this mutual behavior. Please register in advance.
Wheaton Wellness Services will host a presentation on heart disease awareness. Participants will learn about what heart disease is, how it develops and strategies for preventing or eliminating heart disease as well as risk factors and preventive lifestyle changes. Please register in advance.
Lisa Krausman will present information about 17 foods to incorporate into your diet that will help with 2017 New Year’s resolutions. Please register in advance for this session.
Wheaton Wellness Services will host a Lunch and Learn session on "Technology and Wellness." Participants will learn about engaging technology and apps with your own personal wellness program. Please register in advance
This session will help employees find the balance between the demanding factors of life. Please register in advance.
Wheaton Wellness will host a Lunch and Learn presentation on chronic pain. The discussion will include common sources of pain that affect the workplace, including arthritis, back pain, headaches and more. Please register in advance.