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Employee Appreciation Day Mark your calendars for Tuesday, Sept. 1, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. when the Kent Student Center Ballroom will turn into a fun-filled employee appreciation event! As the cross-divisional committee works out the additional details and activities, you will be hearing much more regarding the complimentary lunch, entertainment, games, giveaways and...

Employee Appreciation Day A new academic year is coming! What better way to prepare for the arrival of new students and log some extra steps than by taking a tour of our beautiful campus. On Aug. 12, the OneWellU "walk and talk" will be led by guides from Undergraduate Admissions. This will allow faculty and staff participants to see the campus and some of our updated...

Employee Appreciation Day Kent State University's Division of Human Resources continues to partner with University Health Services and Be Well Solutions to enhance our commitment to promote the health and well-being of the university community. If you haven't already scheduled a screening this spring/summer, we have one remaining date available: Date Time ...

Employee Appreciation Day Come and join your colleagues for a lunch “walk and talk” on July 14 from noon to 1 p.m. This is a great opportunity to explore our beautiful campus while learning a trick or two on how to walk more effectively for a cardio workout. Each walk begins at the Black Squirrel statue between the University Library and the Kent Student Center. Each...

Employee Appreciation Day Beyond Compliance training provides a mix of learning opportunities that are geared toward relevant laws, university policies and violence prevention. While some fulfill annual compliance mandates, all provide a wealth of information designed to heighten awareness and offer prevention solutions.  The Division of Human Resources set a minimum...

Employee Appreciation Day If you are a classified or unclassified employee who accrues vacation, be sure to check your leave balances to see if you are at risk of losing any accrued vacation time. According to the university policy regarding annual vacation leave for nonteaching unclassified and classified personnel, the maximum amount of vacation an employee can accrue...

Employee Appreciation Day Come and join your colleagues for a lunch “walk and talk” on July 14 from noon to 1 p.m. This is a great opportunity to explore our beautiful campus while learning a trick or two on how to walk more effectively for a cardio workout. Each walk begins at the Black Squirrel statue between the University Library and the Kent Student Center. Each...

Employee Appreciation Day With vacation season upon us, please make sure you are reporting your vacation time accurately and on time. Here are some details that you may find helpful as an employee or leave approver. Vacation is earned each pay period according to eligible employees’ years of service and job appointment (e.g., classified or unclassified). Eligible...

Employee Appreciation Day There is still time to sign up for one of our June wellness activities. Perhaps you’d like to take in a campus stroll with some of your peers or be a part of our summer walking program. Peruse the list of June activities below and come join in the fun!  *Summer Walking Program begins June 15 *Scholarships and Burritos Blood Drive on June...

Employee Appreciation Day As of May 31, all hourly employees at the university have been moved from Kronos to the Empower system. Kronos will no longer be used. Supervisors will still be able to access the system to approve hours for the final week and run any reports needed.  Supervisors have been trained on the Empower system and should instruct employees on its use...