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HR Helper Elf Campus HR Helper Elf Tour Posted 10:31 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022 Human Resources' Holiday Helper is making their way around campus to check out the great work that our employees do! Read more about Campus HR Helper Elf Tour WRS SPTP WRS Single Payroll Transition Program - Reminder Posted 3 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022 With the transition to a biweekly payroll cycle for FY 2022, employees received 25 paychecks instead of 26 resulting in a reduction in earnings reported to the Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) for the fiscal year 2022. Read more about WRS Single Payroll Transition Program - Reminder ATP Logo ATP: Human Resources Update - December 2022 Posted 10:49 a.m. Monday, Dec. 5, 2022 ATP’s Human Resources Strategy Team has completed the Architect (Design) Stage of our Workday implementation. Read more about ATP: Human Resources Update - December 2022 UWSA Logo REMINDER: Deadlines for using Flexible Spending Accounts Posted 10:34 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022 An FSA allows you to be reimbursed for certain out-of-pocket expenses with tax-free dollars. Since these are spending accounts, the money should be spent Read more about REMINDER: Deadlines for using Flexible Spending Accounts UWSA LOGO November 2022 SYS Policy Distribution Reminder, November Policy Action Summary, and Effective Dates Reminder Posted 3:35 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, 2022 As a reminder, the November 2022 institution policy distribution includes for comment four (4) revised policies. Read more about November 2022 SYS Policy Distribution Reminder, November Policy Action Summary, and Effective Dates Reminder Jobs Jobs posted the week of November 28, 2022 Posted 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, 2022 Weekly, HR will send the campus community new jobs that had been posted over the course of the week. (If no jobs were posted, then no email will be sent). Please feel free to forward this information to colleagues or peers who may be interested in these opportunities. Read more about Jobs posted the week of November 28, 2022 ETF ETF Update: 2023 State ICI Premium Rates to Decrease Posted 11:50 a.m. Friday, Dec. 2, 2022 Based on its continued strong financial position, the Income Continuation Insurance (ICI) Program premium rates for 2023 will decrease by 20%. Read more about ETF Update: 2023 State ICI Premium Rates to Decrease UWSA Logo 2023 Benefits ID Cards Posted 9:24 a.m. Friday, Dec. 2, 2022 If you enrolled or made changes to your benefits during the Annual Benefits Enrollment (ABE) period, you may receive new benefits ID cards. Review your ID cards for accuracy. If you discover errors or if by early January you do not receive all the ID cards you expected to receive, contact the plan directly. Your institution benefits contact is not able to request ID cards on your behalf. Read more about 2023 Benefits ID Cards Tax Statements Electronic Distribution of Tax forms now available Posted 1:36 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022 Active UW employees can receive W-2 and 1095-C forms via electronic-only distribution. Electronic forms are available earlier than mailed paper forms and delivery is environmentally friendly and secure. Read more about Electronic Distribution of Tax forms now available Family Christmas EAP Webinar: Family Dynamics During the Holidays Posted 10:42 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022 The holiday period evokes images of warmth and happiness as families connect, but in fact, this is often a most difficult time as family members attempt to navigate old hurts and difficult histories. Read more about EAP Webinar: Family Dynamics During the Holidays

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Julie Weiskopf and Tiffany Trimmer

Julie Weiskopf, Gonzaga University and Tiffany Trimmer, History, co-authored the article "Oral History as a Way to Fulfill World History’s Global-Local Potential" in World History Connected (19.3: Fall 2022) published on Nov. 17 by George Mason University Press and the World History Association. Trimmer and Weiskopf (current Director and former Director of UWL's Oral History Program) served as invited guest editors of a forum, "Oral History Informing World History," in the journal and wrote the forum's introductory essay.

Submitted on: Dec. 1

Kathy A. DeBarr, Ph. D., and Michele Pettit

Kathy A. DeBarr Ph. D., Department of Public Health, University of Illinois at Springfield and Michele Pettit, Public Health and Community Health Education, co-authored the article "SROs and School Violence: A Perspective on Roles and Training Needs" in Journal of School Health published on Nov. 14 by American School Health Association.

Submitted on: Nov. 30