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Check in at SMU’s 2014 HR Fair Wednesday, Oct. 15

Vendors from SMU’s medical, legal, life insurance and retirement plans will be on hand to discuss your options at the University’s 2014 Human Resources Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 15. You can learn more about health and savings plans, as well as the new LegalGUARD … Continue reading

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SMU’s 2015 Open Enrollment set for Oct. 11-31, 2014

A new pharmacy benefit administrator, restored prescription coverage with the CVS and Walgreens chains, and a new option for legal and identity protection are among the changes coming during SMU’s 2015 Open Enrollment. University faculty and staff members will be able to make benefits changes for … Continue reading

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SMU’s Fall 2014 flu shot clinics now in session

SMU’s Memorial Health Center has scheduled several Fall 2014 flu shot clinics for September and October, with an upcoming session scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 24 in the Dedman Center for Lifetime Sports lobby. Clinics will take place at various places around the main campus, as … Continue reading

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SMU revises University Policy Manual regarding sick leave, bereavement; changes are the first wave of a comprehensive update

SMU’s Department of Human Resources is undertaking an overall review of its policies in Chapter 9 of the University Policy Manual. The first major changes will allow newer employees to make immediate use of accrued sick leave and create a formal procedure for … Continue reading

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SMU Health Center offers flu shots ahead of Spring Term 2014

SMU’s Memorial Health Center has dedicated afternoon hours this week to offer flu shots for students, faculty and staff members. The Spring 2014 term begins Friday, Jan. 17. Faculty, staff and students can update their inoculations from 1-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8 … Continue reading

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Double bookstore discounts for 2013 Faculty/Staff Appreciation Days

Get a jump on your holiday shopping: The SMU Bookstore is offering University faculty and staff members an extra 10% off – a 20% total discount – all regular-price items during 2013 Faculty and Staff Appreciation Days. From Thursday, Nov. 21 through Sunday, … Continue reading

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J Term program adds SMU-in-Taos for 2014

After the unprecedented success of the 2013 J Term at SMU-in-Plano, the program is expanding to SMU-in-Taos for 2014. Set for Jan. 6-15, J Term offers more than 50 courses at a reduced tuition rate. Students can complete one three-credit-hour course in eight … Continue reading

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Health care options in the spotlight at 2013 HR Fair

Vendors from SMU’s medical plans will be on hand to discuss your health care options at the University’s 2013 Human Resources Fair Oct. 15. You can learn more about the University’s health, savings and retirement plans during the fair, scheduled for 10:30 … Continue reading

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SMU 2014 Open Enrollment takes place Oct. 12-31, 2013

SMU’s 2014 Open Enrollment period began Saturday, Oct. 12 and ends Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013. The Open Enrollment period is the only opportunity for SMU employees to make changes to benefits elections for the coming year, except for qualified life event … Continue reading

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New SMU health program pays incentives for wellness, prevention

In an effort to improve the health of SMU’s faculty and staff, while helping to control rising medical costs, the University is offering a voluntary health and wellness program with a $300 cash incentive for those who successfully complete the … Continue reading

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