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UHR donates nearly 400 lbs of root vegetables to UI Food Pantry

Tuesday, September 19, 2023
University Human Resources held a food drive in support of well-being as part of its annual All Staff Retreat.

Campus collaboration leads to sick leave policy updates

Tuesday, August 29, 2023
The university's sick leave policy has been updated to clarify that mental illness qualifies for sick leave in the same way as physical illness.
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Iowa City named one of best cities in America

Wednesday, August 16, 2023 named Iowa City one of the best cities to live in America based on the University of Iowa, ample activities for residents, and excellent schools.
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Discover Your University sets dates, activities for fall

Tuesday, July 25, 2023
Discover Your University will take place again this fall as an opportunity for University of Iowa faculty and staff to explore campus.

Flexible work arrangements promote hiring, retention, and work-life balance

Monday, July 17, 2023
The pilot program focused on the long-term potential for remote and hybrid work, flexible schedules, and other arrangements to benefit employees and reduce costs.

Mapping the employment journey of Merit staff

Wednesday, July 12, 2023
In support of the strategic plan, University Human Resources is working to improve the experience of Merit staff so they can grow in their careers at Iowa.
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New and refreshed supervisor trainings prioritize mental health, change management

Wednesday, July 12, 2023
The course for new and longstanding supervisors was developed in partnership with the Well-Being and Mental Health Campus Collaborative.
UI staff wins 2023 Healthiest State Workplace award

UI recognized as a healthy workplace with statewide award

Tuesday, June 13, 2023
The University of Iowa won the 2023 Healthiest State Workplace award for its focus on health and wellbeing initiatives on campus.
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Transforming Health and Well-being: Tami Diebel's Path to Health and Happiness

Monday, May 15, 2023
Discover the inspiring journey of Tami Diebel, Assistant Director at UI College of Law, as she overcomes pandemic-related complacency and takes charge of her health and well-being. Through the guidance of a health coach from the liveWELL program, Tami adopts small lifestyle changes that lead to remarkable results, including improved cholesterol levels and significant weight loss. Her story serves as a testament to the transformative power of seeking support and taking small steps towards a healthier lifestyle.