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Faculty/Staff News Now - Vol. 1, Issue 1   Employee Appreciation - Mark Your Calendars! The Employee Appreciation celebration for faculty and staff is coming soon. Sponsored by the Division of Human Resources in partnership with The Office of the President and The Office of the Provost, this festival offers a full week of family-friendly...

social media (ASHTABULA CAMPUS) Smartphone, Smart TV, iPad, iPod, iPhone, notebook, Apple, HP, Android, to name a few. Then there are Google, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, IM, Flicker, YouTube, Yelp, Pinterest, etc. On Feb. 11 from noon - 1 p.m. in the Lake Room, we invite you to welcome to the world of social media. Gone are the fireside chats, where...

Lunch and Learn photo 1 (LIVE STREAMED) What do the Paleo, Zone, Atkins, Mediterranean, Omni, Vegetarian, and South Beach Diets all have in common? While all of these diets vary in many ways, they all emphasize incorporating plenty of vegetables and other plant-based foods into your diet. On Tues., Feb. 5, from noon - 1 p.m. you will learn all about plant-based foods,...

Open Practice 2019 cropped More than 100 faculty and staff recently braved a cold and snowy afternoon to take full advantage of a rare opportunity to attend an open practice at the MACC, hosted by the Division of Human Resources. This behind-the-scenes access to KSU's hoopsters afforded employees, family and friends the chance to watch the team execute numerous drills...

Rec and Play Day November 2018 New year, new you. Employee Wellness Ambassadors help to promote and share information about the Employee Wellness offerings for faculty and staff. Ambassadors are located throughout several Kent State departments and regional campuses.   To meet our current Employee Wellness Ambassadors, click here. If you think you may be interested in...

Rec and Play Day April 2018 What does it mean to be healthy? Join us on Thurs., Jan. 24 from noon - 1 p.m. for this lunch and learn event.  Our presenter will be Sandra Bishop from IMPACT Solutions. Bishop will review behaviors and beliefs that make up a healthy life, including:   An overview of a healthy lifestyle, The basics of healthy eating, The role of exercise, The...

Build a Balanced Breakfast This 28-day program is designed to help you start every day with a nutritious breakfast. While breakfast is often skipped to accommodate our busy schedules, it doesn't have to take a lot of time to put together a complete and nutritious meal that will power you through the day.   Our Build a Balanced Breakfast kicks off a series of new challenges...

Build a Balanced Breakfast Kent State University’s Employee Wellness Office is pleased to co-host its spring car seat safety inspection on Tuesday, June 20, from 3-6 p.m. at Kent State’s Child Development Center parking lot located at 775 Loop Rd. in Kent. Statistics show that four out of five car seats are installed incorrectly. Keep your child safe by making sure your...

Build a Balanced Breakfast Kent State University’s Smoke-Free, Tobacco-Free policy takes effect July 1, 2017. Accordingly, the university offers a comprehensive list of resources, contact information and eligibility requirements for smoking cessation services for university employees. Please note that nicotine replacement therapy and medications prescribed for smoking...

Build a Balanced Breakfast Weight Watchers at Work continues to be offered year-round and available to all full and part-time employees, family members and Kent State students. Individuals may choose from one of two discounted programs. A monthly pass that gives faculty, staff and students a trial period without the lengthy commitment. You have the option of "at-work" or...