October 13, 2022
Deadline extended for federal loan forgiveness applications
The deadline for U-M employees to complete their parts of the application process for the Temporary Expanded Public Service Loan Forgiveness program has been extended to Oct. 21.
October 6, 2022
New labeling system to help inform healthy campus food choices
Choosing more nutritious food items will be a little easier on campus this fall, when campus vending machines and eateries will start posting icon indicating the nutrient density of food and beverages.
October 3, 2022
Funding available to implement ergonomic-friendly solutions
Departments and units that want to solve ergonomic issues can apply for a grant through the MHealthy Ergonomics Awareness Program. Any employee can apply on behalf of their area.
September 19, 2022
Registration open for annual Connecting the Dots Conference
Registration is open for the U-M Work-Life Resource Center’s 17th annual Connecting the Dots Conference, which will share useful tips and strategies to help university employees respond to challenging times.
September 15, 2022
Being well in the Big House
Faculty and staff members returned to Michigan Stadium on Sept. 15 for “Be Well in the Big House,” MHealthy’s annual — but delayed for two years — fitness event that featured a variety of healthy activities and exercise options.
September 6, 2022
Community assembly to gather input for U-M’s Culture Journey
Community input has been key in shaping work to strengthen U-M’s workplace culture and identify a set of unifying shared values.
August 17, 2022
Update on negotiations between U-M and nurses union
The Michigan Nurses Association and U-M Professional Nurse Council have asked the Michigan Court of Claims for an injunction against U-M for what the union says is a “refusal to bargain” over certain contract demands.
August 15, 2022
Make changes to benefits during Open Enrollment in October
Faculty, staff, retirees and benefits-eligible graduate students may change their benefits during once-a-year Open Enrollment from Oct. 17 through 5 p.m. Oct. 28.
July 26, 2022
Nominations sought for disability advocates, accessibility leaders
Nominations are being accepted through Aug. 15 for the 33rd annual James T. Neubacher Award, which recognizes a campus or alumni advocate for equal rights and opportunities for people with disabilities.
June 28, 2022
Six-week Fruit and Veggie Challenge starts July 11
U-M faculty and staff can join the online Fruit and Veggie Challenge to take steps to eat more produce. Registration is now open. The challenge starts July 11.