Boosting employee morale during economic times should be a focus of the Administration, especially during this time of economic stress and budget cuts. By providing low-cost competitions, such as the Blazing Race which was held this week, employees will not only improve their team building and communications skills, but can reduce work-related stress during the employee’s lunch hour. In participating in the Blazing ...more »
Considering the current climate on campus, and the effect that has on staff morale, it's hard to understand why staff is required to work on the 5th of July. In many ways, not including this day as a holiday adds insult to injury, further lowering staff morale, especially considering Wall Street is closed, USPS is closed, banks are closed, the Federal Government is closed, courts are closed, etc. I would like to propose ...more »
Right now times are tough and there are many people who are struggling. I would like to see a fund set up where faculty, staff, and students could voluntarily contribute money to help each other. Then, if anyone becomes aware of someone that needs help they can alert the ones in charge of the fund (maybe SAC) and get the person the help they need.