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Human Resources News & Events

Ready, Set, Go! by ActiveHealth - Tuesday, August 5th

Do you find yourself setting the same goals each year? In this workshop you will learn about the 5 Stages of Change, the importance of each stage, and how to use this understanding to better achieve your health goals. Workshop registration

Effective Search Committee Training - Tuesday, August 5th

This workshop will discuss various tools, suggestions, and best practices to help search committees run an efficient and effective search. Workshop registration

Transformation Tuesday Series with ActiveHealth!

We have partnered with ActiveHealth to create the Transformation Tuesday Series that will run from now to the end of the calendar year. The 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month, one of our ActiveHealth coaches will conduct a workshop with varying topics like eating for energy, stress relief, diabetes, healthy back, and many more! When a person's wellness is heightened, so too is their ability to be productive in all phases of their life: home, work, relationships, etc. We want to help you improve your wellness and transform your life! #TransformationTuesday Register for workshops. For the complete schedule and more information regarding the series...

Back by popular demand! The University is offering Faculty/Staff Only Group Fitness Classes this Summer and we will be back in the Turner Center!

Group Fitness Schedule
Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays for Group Fitness Classes. The Happy Hour will mix in a variety of classes. Membership to the Turner Center is not required. More Info

Ole Miss Toastmasters

Ole Miss Toastmasters meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday, 12PM to 1PM at Minor Hall - Room B05 Classroom. What is Toastmasters? Watch this video. For more information about Ole Miss Toastermasters, visit olemiss.edu/toastmasters

2014-15 Contract Dates Available

The academic contract dates for 2014-2015

Explanation of Benefits: Now Online

The State Health Plan provides on-line access to explanation of benefits and other benefit information through the myBlue site.  Click here for instruction on creating an account.

Nursing Mothers Policy

In compliance with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ("PPACA"), which took effect when the PPACA was signed into law on March 23, 2010, the University is required to provide reasonable break time for an employee to express breast milk as well as provide an appropriate location to express breast milk. The new policy is located in the University's Policy Index. Designated Locations of the Lactation Rooms can be found on the University's "Maps" page, under Services and then Health and Safety.

Mandatory Background Checks Required for Staff and Faculty Positions

The University’s Background Checks policy has been revised, effective July 1, 2013. As a result, pre-employment background checks are mandatory for final candidates for both staff and faculty employment. Recent high-profile incidents, implementation of a new state law, and a need to apply the university policy consistently to both faculty and staff necessitate the implementation of a comprehensive background check policy as part of the hiring process.

Walking Paths Established on Campus

The Blue and Red Paths are now marked on our beautiful campus. These markers may help you keep track of your distance and serve as reminder to walk daily. Learn about our paths!

Telephone Directory Verification

Update your address/number online at myOleMiss. Visit myOleMiss to verify your contact information:
• Office address and/or phone number
• Home address and/or phone number*
• Emergency contact person, emergency address and emergency phone number

More information can be found at myOleMiss on the "Employee" tab.