Recently I sat down for an interview with Dr. James Watters, RIT’s Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration, to talk about the Better Me program that he’s championed since it was introduced to the RIT community in 2007. Better Me is an employee wellness initiative which aims to “create a culture of health and wellness” by providing health education and a variety of resources to faculty and staff. I asked Dr.
Congratulations to the following RIT staff members who have recently been recognized by the division of Student Affairs for their outstanding work. Staff Council was notified of their recognized achievements via the Award Announcement Form, which you can use to let us know if someone in your area has been recognized recently!
If you decide to follow President Destler’s and Rebecca Johnson’s example and ride your bike to or on campus you can check out the recommended bike routes. These routes even include how to get back to the office or your parked car (if applicable). RIT’s Parking and Transportation Services has information about the bicycle program on their website that includes campus bike routes, safety tips, FAQs and other links.
Staff Council heartily congratulates the 2009 RIT Staff Recognition Award Nominees and Recipients, who were honored at the 13th Annual Staff Recognition Awards Ceremony & Reception on Tuesday, October 6th.
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