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Sowing Seeds of Compassion at Work


This Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) seminar offers participants the opportunity to evaluate and discuss the value of compassion in the workplace, which research shows to be a positive and powerful force. Compassionate workplace cultures have been correlated with job satisfaction, commitment to the company, and accountability for performance. Join us in exploring this important topic and discover how we may become positive agents for sowing this contagious, delicate, and precious commodity. This seminar will be facilitated by a UM FSAP consultant.

Coral Gables campus: Tuesday, August 4, 12 to 1 p.m., McKnight Building, room 201AB

Miller School campus: Wednesday, August 5, 12 to 1 p.m., Dominion Parking Garage, room 155

Rosenstiel campus: Thursday, August 6, 12 to 1 p.m., Library Media Room

FSAP Health and Wellness seminars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ’Canes Program. Register through ulearn.miami.edu. For help with ULearn registration, or to receive email announcements of upcoming seminars, please call the FSAP at 305-284-6604.

 

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Mindful Living


This Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) seminar is offered monthly to explore the basic tenets of mindfulness, review the significance of mindful living, and guide participants through a mindfulness practice. Each month’s Mindful Living seminar is unique and places emphasis on a different theme and/or practice. Being mindful increases engagement with the present moment and allows for a clearer understanding of how thoughts and emotions impact our health and the quality of our lives. Attend to awaken your innate capacity for mindful living and nurture a practice to positively inspire every facet of your life. This seminar will be facilitated by a UM FSAP consultant.

Coral Gables campus: Tuesday, July 21, from 12-1 p.m. at the McKnight Building, second-floor training room.

Miller School campus: Wednesday, July 22, from 12-1 p.m. at Dominion Parking Garage, room 155.

Rosenstiel campus: Thursday, July 23, from 12-1 p.m. in the Library, Media Room.

FSAP Health and Wellness seminars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ’Canes Program. Register through ulearn.miami.edu. For help with ULearn registration, or to receive email announcements of upcoming seminars, please call the FSAP at 305-284-6604.

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Understanding Your Property Taxes


This Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) lunchtime seminar will provide participants with an overview of the real estate tax calculation process. The presenter, Gerardo “Jerry” Gomez, a special projects administrator with the Miami-Dade County Finance Department, will help participants understand their tax notices, note areas of interest, and review available options for managing current- and future-year payments. The seminar will also address alternatives available for those unable to pay their taxes, the delinquent tax process, and Internet tax certificate sales in Miami-Dade and throughout Florida.

Coral Gables campus:  Tuesday, July 7, 12-1 p.m., McKnight Building, room 200 BC

Miller School campus:  Wednesday, July 8, 12-1 p.m., Dominion Parking Garage, room 155

Rosenstiel campus:  Thursday, July 9, 12-1 p.m., Library, Media Room

FSAP Health and Wellness seminars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ’Canes Program. Register through ULearn.miami.edu. For help with ULearn registration, or to receive email announcements of upcoming seminars, please call the FSAP at 305-284-6604.

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Mindful Living


This Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) seminar is offered monthly to explore the basic tenets of mindfulness, review the significance of mindful living, and guide participants through a mindfulness practice. Each month’s Mindful Living seminar is unique and places emphasis on a different theme and/or practice. Being mindful increases engagement with the present moment and allows for a clearer understanding of how thoughts and emotions impact our health and the quality of our lives. Attend to awaken your innate capacity for mindful living and nurture a practice to positively inspire every facet of your life. This seminar will be facilitated by a UM FSAP consultant.

Coral Gables campus: Tuesday, June 30, 12-1 p.m., McKnight Building, 2nd floor training room

Miller School campus: Wednesday, July 1, 12-1 p.m., Dominion Parking Garage, room 155

Rosenstiel campus: Thursday, July 2, 12-1 p.m., Library, Media Room

FSAP Health and Wellness seminars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ’Canes Program. Register through ulearn.miami.edu. For help with Ulearn registration, or to receive email announcements of upcoming seminars, please call the FSAP at 305-284-6604.

 

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‘Mind and Matter,’ FSAP’s Summer Edition eNewsletter, Now Available


The summer edition of Mind and Matter, the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program’s quarterly e-newsletter, offers valuable information on the importance of working in compassionate workplace settings and tips for healthier nutritional choices.

Mind and Matter features articles on health and well-being, helpful tips on maintaining work-life balance, and other valuable resources such as free wellness seminars for faculty and staff. If you are interested in receiving the newsletter or seminar announcements via email, please visit the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program website or contact Caliope Bootle at cbootle@miami.edu.

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