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Sept. 9, 2021

Contents

  • College Updates
    • College Special Program Marks 20th Anniversary of Sept. 11 Terror Attacks
    • Full-Time Faculty Sabbatical Proposals Due Oct. 18
    • Work Study Supervisor Training Through October
    • Pima Employment Opportunities for Internal Candidates
    • Submit Employee, Student Stories for Web, Social Media
    • Pima Arts News
  • Employee Wellness
    • Sign Up for Virtual Workshops and Challenges
    • Employee Wellness Resources and Program Info

College Updates

College Special Program Marks 20th Anniversary of Sept. 11 Terror Attacks
The College will commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks with a special program highlighting their impact on Tucson and recollections from members of the Pima family. The program will be available starting at 8:45 a.m. Sept. 11 on the College’s YouTube channel.

Emails with details will go out Friday, as well as Saturday morning.

Full-Time Faculty Sabbatical Proposals Due Oct. 18
The Faculty Professional Development and Sabbatical Committee has set the proposal window for fall 2022 and spring 2023. The deadline to submit a complete proposal is Oct. 18. You can find complete information, along with a list of committee members, at My Pima > Employees > Intranet Guide > Academic Resources > Faculty Professional Development > Faculty Sabbaticals.

Work Study Supervisor Training Through October
The College’s Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship is offering Work Study Supervisor Training through October. If you are a student employee supervisor and would like a refresher, or are considering becoming a student employee supervisor, you may register for a session in MyCareerCenter:

If you have questions or need assistance, email Organizational Effectiveness and Development, opd@pima.edu. To request a reasonable accommodation to participate in training, email ada-esc@pima.edu or call 520-206-4945.

Pima Employment Opportunities for Internal Candidates
The College values its employees and wants them to advance their careers here. That is why some positions are open only to internal candidates. To view, go to MyPima > Employees > @Work > MyCareerCenter > View Internal Internal Career Site > Search. Part-time staff and adjunct faculty, refer to AP 2.02.01 sections 1.2.3 and 1.2.4 for eligibility.

Submit Employee, Student Stories for Web, Social Media
The College now has a form for you to submit a story to be featured on Pima’s website, social media accounts and other promotional materials. Story submissions should highlight students, faculty, staff, programs and/or community partnerships and promote the mission of the College. If you have questions, contact Aly Higgins, ahiggins9@pima.edu.

Pima Arts News
Today from 5 to 7 p.m., the Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery has its reception for Egress - Works on Paper with Alice Browne, Anthony Banks, and George Little, three London-based painters. On Sept. 13, Art Gallery @ Downtown Campus opens the student exhibit, Lockdown Year. Visit the Pima Arts news page for information on upcoming events.

Employee Wellness

Sign Up for Virtual Workshops and Challenges
Sign up online for Employee Wellness virtual workshops and challenges:

  • Telecoaching: In a 30-minute, one-on-one appointment, get advice on nutrition, fitness, self-care, stress and disease management, and financial guidance.
  • Breast Cancer: What You Need to Know
  • Creative Solutions for Healthy Nutrition
  • Fats: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
  • Create the Vision
  • Knife Skills and Plant Based Foods Demo

Employee Wellness Resources and Program Info
Visit the Employee Wellness Intranet page to access free resources and tools. Employees also are encouraged to visit the Employee Wellness website for additional resources, news and information on the Pima Healthy Rewards Program and wellness-related activities that qualify for Pima Wellness Activity points. You also can keep current on the latest wellness news.

 

@PimaNews is an electronic newsletter for employee news of Pima Community College. The Marketing Office publishes this e-newsletter every Thursday, except when the College is closed, during the semester and every other week during the summer. Please send announcements and news items – 75 words or fewer ─ to pimanews@pima.edu by noon on Monday. Check any links before sending. Back issues are available on the @PimaNews Web page. The newsletter also accepts submissions about Pima employee accomplishments.

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