|In an effort to free up resources for departments, UF Purchasing recently introduced a new PrintSmart initiative designed to help departments save money on scanning, faxing, printing and copying. Research at other universities has demonstrated that implementing a campus-wide managed print solution provides significant savings and increased efficiencies.
UF faculty and staff have been selected for the university’s Leadership Development programs for the 2013-2014 academic year. Please join us in congratulating those selected via our competitive application process.
The UF Administrative Memo—an improved archival website and internal email distribution system for official campus announcements, business practice updates, regulation notices and other information—replaced the DDD Memoranda website and listserv this month.
Last week’s tropical storm quickly alerted us all that hurricane season is once again here. UF departments can prepare for potential storms by keeping in mind some helpful tips.
Foreign policy and national security have prompted the enactment of U.S. laws that regulate the distribution of strategically important technology, services and information to foreign nationals and foreign countries.
A popular benefit available to eligible UF faculty and staff, the Employee Education Program (EEP) provides tuition assistance for up to six credit hours of eligible college-level courses per semester. In the summer, a combined total of six credits taken during semesters A, B, and C may be covered by the EEP.
UF employees experiencing a “qualifying status change” should contact University Benefits and Retirement as soon as possible to ensure their benefits are properly adjusted for the remainder of the plan year. Employees have 60 days after a qualifying event occurs to make coverage changes.
UF Information Technology (UFIT) offers video and collaboration services, planning and consulting in support of the university’s administrative, academic and sustainability goals. The video and collaboration staff can provide streaming services for presentations, lectures, training and special events.
For Your Health
Move over, Rover
A urologist may be man’s new best friend
Every year, about 200,000 men in the United States are diagnosed with prostate cancer. Johannes W. Vieweg, M.D., chair of the UF Department of Urology in the College of Medicine, said that with these statistics, he considers a urologist to be “a man’s best friend.”
UF&Shands is now University of Florida Health
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Want to connect with other UF academic and professional singles?
Save the dates!
Use your 2012-13 personal days by July 3
Do you complete financial transactions for UF?
Tickets for UFPA’s 2013-14 Season on sale June 24
Financial planning courses offered