May 2019

Parking and Transportation Updates – May 2019

Posted: May 7, 2019 at 8:56 am, Last Updated: May 7, 2019 at 8:57 am

Mason Shuttles Summer Schedules Available Parking and Transportation has posted the summer shuttle schedules at shuttle.gmu.edu. The summer schedules begin on Monday, May 20. There will be no shuttle service on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. For questions, contact shuttle@gmu.edu or 703-993-2828. Bike Maintenance from The Bike Lane The Bike Lane will visit the Fairfax […]

June Staff Senate Meeting with President Cabrera

Posted: May 6, 2019 at 3:27 pm, Last Updated: June 7, 2019 at 2:34 pm

The June Staff Senate meeting will feature guest speaker Ángel Cabrera, president, George Mason University. Wednesday, June 5, 2019 10:30 a.m. to noon Fairfax: Merten Hall, Room 1201 Arlington: Founders Hall, Room B119 (videoconferenced) SciTech: Colgan Hall, Room 221 (videoconferenced) WebEx:  gmu.webex.com / Meeting Number (access code): 648 314 965  / Meeting password: 2ktMam99 or join by phone: 1-240-454-0879 […]

Linking Up with Colleagues: Making Meaningful Connections on LinkedIn

Posted: May 6, 2019 at 2:00 pm, Last Updated: May 7, 2019 at 4:36 pm

Are you curious about LinkedIn? Do you want to create or enhance your profile and connect with colleagues, but don’t know where to start? The Staff Senate would like to help! Join us as we partner with University Career Services to offer the inaugural session of our professional development series for staff! Linking Up with […]

Take a “Mom”ent to Honor our Mason Moms

Posted: May 6, 2019 at 12:54 pm, Last Updated: May 6, 2019 at 2:12 pm

This Mother’s Day, take a “mom”ent to reflect on the moms who shape and contribute to the diverse and talented workforce at Mason! The Mason Staff Senate would like to celebrate and honor: 1) the wonderful mothers who work on our campuses; and 2) mothers of those working at Mason. Join the celebration by emailing staffsenate@gmu.edu with […]

Open Enrollment for Health Benefits and Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

Posted: May 3, 2019 at 4:40 pm, Last Updated: May 3, 2019 at 4:41 pm

Open Enrollment for health benefits and flexible spending accounts (FSAs) is from May 1 – May 15, 2019! What is Open Enrollment? During Open Enrollment, you may: Enroll in a health insurance plan Change your current health insurance plan Add or remove family members to/from your health insurance plan Enroll or complete your annual re-enrollment […]

Faculty/Staff Book Scholarship

Posted: May 3, 2019 at 4:22 pm, Last Updated: May 8, 2019 at 11:40 am

Are you enrolled in a degree or certificate program at Mason? Then apply for the competitive $250 book scholarship for faculty and staff! The application deadline is Friday, June 14, 2019. For details and to apply, visit the Faculty/Staff Book Scholarship webpage.  

Human Resources and Payroll Well-Being Highlights

Posted: May 3, 2019 at 4:19 pm, Last Updated: May 7, 2019 at 9:44 am

  Looking for specific ways to support your well-being? Scroll through the Human Resources and Payroll Instagram highlights to see all the ways we support the different dimensions of your well-being! Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram at @GMUHRandPayroll.

Financial Well-Being Resources

Posted: May 3, 2019 at 3:59 pm, Last Updated: May 7, 2019 at 9:43 am

Open Enrollment Drop-In Sessions Open Enrollment is from May 1–15, 2019! Prepare by attending a drop-in session to ask questions and turn in forms. The remaining drop in sessions are listed below: Fairfax Campus – Merten Hall, Room 4102 May 10, 2019, from 10 a.m. to noon SciTech Campus – videoconferencing in Colgan Hall, Room […]

WeightWatchers at Work

Posted: May 3, 2019 at 3:51 pm, Last Updated: May 7, 2019 at 9:40 am

WeightWatchers at Work meetings are held every Friday at 11:30 a.m. in Merten Hall, Room 2500. Anyone who purchases a WeightWatchers membership between now and May 10, 2019, can redeem a free starter kit! Additionally, the Commonwealth of Virginia and WeightWatchers bring eligible faculty and staff special pricing and a 50% reimbursement opportunity on valuable […]

Employee of the Month Nominations

Posted: May 3, 2019 at 3:49 pm

Recognizing Mason superstars is an important job and everyone can participate! Do you work with an incredible Mason administrative/professional faculty member, classified staff member, or wage employee who goes the extra mile, collaborates with their colleagues, and supports the university? Then nominate them for Mason’s Employee of the Month award! Ready to nominate someone? Additional […]