Wednesday, October 28, 2015
The university is conducting a staff engagement survey between October 12 and 30, 2015. I’d like to encourage you to participate if you have not completed the survey already.
The survey results will be used to drive strategic planning and decisions related to the workplace, both locally and institutionally, for years to come, as they will reflect the collective staff experience and show what is working well and what needs improvement.
It’s no trick: A better commute can be a real treat
This fall, you’re in for a treat if you use sustainable transportation, even if it’s just once or twice a month.
- Pledge to try it part time, and you could win a $1,000 prize.
- Join the Commute Club, and you could win a $3,500 grand prize.
- Both prize drawings in our 2015 Fall Promotion include additional prizes, so act today!
Thanks for considering a sustainable commute for health, savings, and the environment.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
The latest Stanford Presidential Lecture website was published recently, highlighting upcoming lecturer Marilynne Robinson, excellently written and curated by Rebecca Wingfield, Stanford University Libraries' Curator for British and American Literature.
You can find this unique collection of writings (including Rebecca's essay, selected bibliography, and selection of excerpts of Robinson's work) on Stanford's Presidential Lectures in the Humanities and Arts website.