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MSU is committed to cultivating a safe and inclusive campus community characterized by caring and respect for others. This promise extends to you whether you are a student, faculty or staff member, patient or visitor.
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Are you in a bind if your regular childcare or eldercare provider is unable to care for your loved one? MSU Backup Dependent Care offers subsidized child and eldercare in your family's home. This new and improved service began on July 1, 2017.
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In an effort to understand the work climate for staff at MSU, the Executive Vice President for Administrative Services asks staff to participate in a 15-30 minute online survey.
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Michigan State University is proud to participate in the national Take Your Child to Work Day event on Thursday, April 27, 2017. This year’s theme is Count on Me…To Inspire the Future. FULL TOUR GUIDE AVAILABLE!
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In the interest of promoting open, respectful, and inclusive dialogue, the Faculty Senate approved a statement on the campus climate in regard to diversity and inclusion on January 17, 2017.
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The MSU WorkLife Office staff want to assure international faculty and staff and those who may have international family and friends being impacted by the recent executive order on immigration that we welcome all members of the MSU community and that we are available to support you.
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Tobacco and nicotine cessation is one of the most difficult health behaviors to change. MSU Human Resources, Olin Health Student Services and the Office of the University Physician Health4U Program are hosting an informational session about the MSU Breathe East: Tobacco and Nicotine Cessation Program on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 1:30PM-3:00PM.
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Michigan State University has revised its Parental Leave Policy to provide six weeks of paid parental leave to each parent employed by MSU as a faculty or academic staff member, effective January 1, 2017.
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Congratulations to this year's recipients of the Outstanding Supervisor Award: Karen Crosby, Amy Driver, Sherman Garnett, Jessica Nakfour, and Jeremy Wilson.
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A Letter from the MSU WorkLife Office Executive Director to the Campus Community. When global, national or local events impact our concentration and focus at work and at home, it’s time to take a step back, to pause and catch our breath, and refocus on what drives us from within.