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Human Resources

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TIAA is scheduled to deliver important information about your retirement plan(s) via email and we are writing to remind you that the message may be diverted to your Clutter box. As you may already know, with Clutter, the email server keeps track of the email you read and the ones you don’t. Once you turn it on,  as new email …

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Cigna Cost Comparison Tools

The above video, developed by Mari Walsh, walks the viewer through the Cigna cost comparison tools and wellness benefit information on mycigna.com. 

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TIAA August Webinars

Keep your financial goals on track with TIAA’s live webinars. Reserveyour spot today.Schedule online: TIAA.org/webinars Social Security for Married CouplesMarried couples can take advantage of strategies that may help to increaselifetime Social Security benefits. You can learn the basics about spousal benefits, understand the many variables involved in claiming strategies and how married couples can boost their benefits by coordinating …

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TIAA Virtual Financial Consulting.

No matter where you are in life—just getting started or planning for retirement—a session with a financial consultant can help you create a plan for your goals. And, it’s at no additional cost as a part of your retirement plan. You’ll get answers to these questions and more:* Am I invested in the right mix of investments to help meet …

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EAP webinars to help you cope with COVID-19

With each passing day, we all look for that little glimpse of hope and peace during this extremely difficult time.   As your EAP (Employee Assistance Program), we continually promote our promise to be here for you through every season, hardship and success life brings.

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‌Extra EAP Mental Wellness Resources for You

During this time of heightened stress and uncertainty, New Directions has been working to ensure you and your employees are taken care of and have what you need to help you through this challenging time.     

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Features

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Addison County Food for Families Initiative

With school-based summer food delivery programs for Addison County families ending Friday, Aug. 14, hundreds of families eligible for food support face a three week gap before fall school food programs start up. Please join a local task force of religious congregations and individuals who are organizing to fill this need. OUR NEEDS - 1) The Food - Packages will …

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Wellness

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GMHEC Well-being

What’s on tap for well-being weeks of 8/17/20 and 8/24/20? “Life isn’t meant to be lived perfectly…but merely to be LIVED. Boldly, wildly, beautifully, uncertainly, imperfectly, magically LIVED.”― Mandy Hale, The Single Woman: Life, Love, and a Dash of Sass As we and our students prepare to return to campus, and our children prepare to return to school (maybe???), managing our energy …

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go/havefun

We are all feeling more isolated now that so many of us are working from home.  Middlebury's go/havefun groups make it easy to connect with folks who share your interests.  Learn how to find those groups,and start one of your own here.

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MIIS News

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Travel Resource for Middlebury Staff and Faculty
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Local News- Midd

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES WITH DINING SERVICES

Want to find your son or daughter a job this Fall? Would they like Free Creemees while they work? …

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Improve your department's sustainability!

This fall, the Sustainability Solutions Lab in the Office of Sustainability Integration is piloting a new program, the Sustainability Consultancy, aimed at helping departments establish and meet sustainability goals. Departments that choose to participate will be paired with a trained student who will work with staff and/or faculty throughout the semester to assess current needs, create a plan for improving …

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Faculty at Home webinar - The Accessibility of Big Data

September 24 – 4:15 – 5:00 p.m ET Jason Grant, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Alex Lyford, Assistant Professor of Mathematics Hosted by Caitlin Myers, John G. McCullough Professor of Economics Big data are ubiquitous. Although this may not come as a surprise, you may be surprised at how easy these data are to access without any specialized technical …

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Faculty at Home webinar - Refugeeness in the 21st Century

Wednesday, September 9 - 12:15 - 1:00 p.m. ET Peter Stavros, Supervising Attorney at the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP), faculty, School in Jordan Hosted by Sarah Stroup, Associate Professor of Political Science Our ability to effectively respond to forced migration flows in the 21st century is hampered by legal and regulatory regimes that reflect neither the reality of modern …

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Through the Telescope - The Observatories of Middlebury College

Mittelman Observatory is proud to announce the opening of the exhibit "Through the Telescope: The Observatories of Middlebury College" by Alexandra Izzard ’20. Please visit go/throughthetelescope. 

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Ralph Myhre has golf for Faculty, Staff & Retirees

It's finally that time of year! The Ralph Myhre Golf Course and driving range are now open for the season.  Stop by the golf shop and grab a bucket of balls, sign up for a lesson or play a few holes! There’s never been a better summer to pick up golf!  Click here to get all of the details Ralph …

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United Way of Addison County

A reminder that during the COVID-19 pandemic, although we are not currently able to visit the campus, United@Work is still available to help Middlebury staff and faculty with resources 

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Chaplain's Fund

Middlebury's emergency employee assistance fund, called the Chaplain's Fund, has assisted well over 100 employees over the years who found themselves facing unforeseen financial emergencies.  The Chaplain’s Fund, hosted by the office of human resources and administered by The Scott Center for Spiritual and Religious Life, was recently strengthened by a generous gift from the Class of 2019/2019.5,  …

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forms.middlebury.edu and forms.miis.edu will be discontinued in November 2021, but new web form services are available now

Over the next eighteen months, we'll be asking you to move forms from forms.middlebury.edu and forms.miis.edu into another system. You can get a head start on this now with new form creation tools from Google and Microsoft.

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Skill Building with LinkedIn Learning

Skill Building with LinkedIn Learning
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Tue, 04/28/2020 - 00:00
Cynthia "Pij" Slater

There's never been a better time to explore LinkedIn Learning's offerings and add som...

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General Information

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Employment Opportunities!

We invest in people at Middlebury. Together we create an environment where the pursuit of knowledge is universally valued. Build your future here!

Remember that you can check for employment opportunities at any time via the link above - no need to wait for Middpoints!

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Online Classifieds!

- The classifieds section is open to faculty, staff, and students (log-in required)

http://blogs.middlebury.edu/classifieds/

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Travel Registry

Planning to Travel Abroad on College Business in the Next Month?

- So that we can do our best to assist in case of an emergency or a crisis situation abroad, don’t forget to register your travel in the College’s Travel Registration Program:

http://www.middlebury.edu/international/travel

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Well-Being Calendar

View the Midd Well-Being Calendar of Events Here

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MiddPoints is published by Middlebury’s Office of Human Resources. We hope you’ll use MiddPoints to share news with our community, which will help reduce the number of all-faculty, all-staff e-mails. All messages posted at MiddPoints will appear in this bi-weekly newsletter on Thursday mornings.

To get out the word on events, please use the Calendar of Events

• MiddPoints blog: go/middpoints

• To post news and announcements: go/announce

• Instructions for posting announcements: http://blogs.middlebury.edu/announcements/about/

• To post a classified ad: http://blogs.middlebury.edu/classifieds/

 

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