Join Us! March 2024 General Meeting and News from the Chair

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March 18, 2024

Please join us at the March 2024 UT Staff Council General Meeting this Thursday, March 21, 2024 from 2-3:30 p.m. 

Featured speakers

  • Ariel Brown, UT Austin's UT System Employee Advisory Council Representative
  • Dory Thompson, UT Austin's UT System Employee Advisory Council Representative
  • Jim Walker, Director of Sustainability, Campus Operations
  • Madison Gove Khamooshi, UT Staff Council Sustainability Committee Chair

In alignment with UTSC’s core value to create a sense of community by collaborating effectively with campus partners, meeting attendees are expected to communicate in a respectful manner with our invited guests.

News and Additional Opportunities

1) UTSC General Meeting with President Hartzell (April 18, 2024)
UTSC is looking forward to hosting President Hartzell during our April General Meeting. Please consider submitting your questions in advance using this optionally anonymous form (deadline to submit via the form is Friday, March 29, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. CST). You will also have an opportunity to submit questions during the meeting's live Q&A.

2) Staff Sustainability Lunch (April 3, 2024)
UT Staff Council's Sustainability Committee and the Office of Sustainability are partnering to present this annual event. This year's featured speakers will provide lighting talks focused on UT Austin as a living-learning community showcasing staff impact in sustainability-focused experiential programs. In addition, we'll discuss how staff can get involved in hands-on learning opportunities around environmental and social issues we care about. For additional details and to reserve your seat at the lunch, please visit the event page.

3) Professional Development Showcase (April 17, 2024)
UT Staff Council's Professional Development Committee is hosting this showcase featuring Emil Kresl, Director of Learning & Development, who will illuminate the nuances between professional development and job training, while acquainting attendees with the resources available to further their career and impact on the university. In addition to free resources that are available to all UT staff, we will discuss tips for applying for the UTSC Professional Development Grant and hear from past UTSC Professional Development Grant awardees. For additional details and to reserve your seat, please visit the event page.

Please feel free to reach out to any of the Staff Council Officers if you ever have questions or concerns.  You can also submit an issue for Staff Council to research via our 'Submit an Issue' link found at the top of every Staff Council web page at Issues may be submitted anonymously.

~Ann Sellers, UTSC Chair 2023-2024