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.
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I recently bought a new home computer. I was offered various deals for software like Microsoft Office. I smiled and politely said no thank you. The next day I paid a visit to the Digital Den in the SAU and bought Microsoft Office for under $20.
What great benefits we have here at RIT. Did you know that you can shop at BJ’s in Henrietta and receive membership pricing? Just present your RIT ID card to the person at the membership desk. You will be given a membership card to use during that shopping trip.
Congratulations to the following RIT staff members who have recently been recognized by the division of Student Affairs for their outstanding work:
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!
Please join the Student Learning Support and Assessment Cluster, English Language Center, Staff Council and Ombuds Offices for an Open House in our new space.
Staff Council will be have giveaways and we'll all enjoy the food generously provided by Learning Support Services.
Hope to see you there!
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.