September 2018

From Our Friends in Human Resources and Payroll


WeightWatchers at Work

WeightWatchers at Work meetings are continuing into the fall semester! Members who join between September 4–21 will receive a free starter kit (a $70 value).

Meetings occur every Friday at 11:30 a.m. in Merten Hall, Room 2500.

In addition to the free starter kit, Commonwealth of Virginia and WeightWatchers offer eligible faculty and staff special pricing and a 50 percent reimbursement opportunity on valuable and convenient weight-loss solutions.

For more information on how to join WeightWatchers at Work, visit or email

Move More Challenge

CommonHealth, the state’s Employee Wellness Program, is challenging everyone to incorporate more activity into their day through the Move More Challenge.

Participants are encouraged to make moving a top priority, track their activity, and move every day!

Registration is now open. The challenge runs from September 5 to October 3.

Questions? Contact Mason’s agency CommonHealth coordinator, Christina DiCicco, at

Mason Needleworks

Mason Needleworks meets regularly on the Fairfax Campus for stitching and conversation!

They welcome all skill levels and types of stitching (crochet, needlepoint, sewing, knitting, etc.). Everyone is welcome to join.

Check out the fall meeting schedule. All meetings happen at noon in The MIX.

Contact Hope Miller at with any questions.