Category Archives: Working at SMU

Spring Forward Fitness Challenge Runs February 4 – March 15

Put some spring in your step and some step in your spring! Join the Spring Forward Fitness challenge and get your spring started on the “right” foot. You can walk, bike, swim, dance, run, lift weights, take exercise classes…the possibilities … Continue reading

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Wellpower Spring Reward Period Runs February 4 – June 21, 2013

Wellpower’s focus this year is on exercise, nutrition, and stress reduction because improving our lifestyle habits in each of these areas can positively impact our overall health and wellness. Wellpower’s spring reward period officially begins February 4, however registration for the first … Continue reading

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Welcome to Our New Employees

The following employees attended SMU & You, a portion of the Total Orientation Process. During this session, they learned about the culture, values, and traditions of the University.  Please join HR in welcoming them to the University community! In alphabetical … Continue reading

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Exercise your right to vote – early or on November 6!

Election Day is coming up on Tuesday, November 6, but you can vote early through Friday, November 2. We enourage staff and faculty to vote early, if possible, since the lines are likely to be much shorter than on Election … Continue reading

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Welcome to Our New Employees

The following employees attended SMU & YOU on July 5, 2012. During this session, which is an element of the Total Orientation Process, new employees learn about the culture, values and spirit of the SMU community and explore how their … Continue reading

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Good Things Come with Age – A Special Offer from SMU’s EAP Program

Did you know that you can get a free membership?  SMU’s Employee Assistance Program is providing a one-year AARP Membership to you at no cost! SMU is committed to offering you benefits that promote health, wellness, and financial security. Now, we are pleased … Continue reading

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March 30 Wellpower Walk to Feature Garden Tour

Kevin Dillard, SMU’s Landscape Resource Manager, will give an informal tour of the SMU gardens on our walk, Friday, March 30. We are celebrating “Start Walking Day” at SMU in partnership with the American Heart Association. SMU boasts some of the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Our New Employees Who Attended SMU & YOU on Feb 21

The following employees attended SMU & YOU on February 21, 2012.  In the session, which is an element of the Total Orientation Process for new employees, they learned about the culture, values and spirit of the SMU community.      … Continue reading

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Work Life Balance Is Within Reach

Balance is harder than ever to achieve these days. In trying to stay on top of everything in both your work and personal life, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. The stress of doing it all can affect your health and … Continue reading

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The Provost’s Pace Team Invites You to Join Wellpower’s “One Step at a Time” Team Challenge!

This spring, SMU Wellpower will sponsor the “One Step at a Time” walking challenge from March 26 to April 22. Under the leadership of Provost Paul Ludden, this year’s Pace Team is filled with academic all-stars including Deans David Chard, Gillian McCombs, … Continue reading

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