HR Events

  • Jan 19

    Be Well: FLSA – Converting Your Budget

    Have concerns about converting your budget from monthly to bi-weekly or even how to budget for this new change? Join us as representatives from Georgia United Credit Union will be on-hand to help explain these and other concerns related to changing from a monthly to a bi-weekly employee. Presented by Georgia United Credit Union.

  • Jan 25

    Be Well: Tips to Prevent ID Theft

    According to the Federal Trade Commission, identity theft was the number two consumer complaint in 2015. Come and learn prevention techniques from Legal Club of America representatives, and find out what you can do if you have already been affected. Presented by Legal Club of America.

  • Feb 1

    Be Well: Summer Camp Expo

    From lacrosse to Lego® bricks and music to mathematics, there's a summer camp for every kid. With so many choices, the Georgia Tech Summer Camp Expo is here to help! Showcasing camps from Georgia Tech and metro Atlanta, camp representatives will be on-hand to answer questions regarding enrollment, application submission, and camp activities. NO REGISTRATION NECESSARY.

  • Feb 8

    Be Well: Understanding Mental Health and Important Triggers (Winter)

    Get an overview of the most common issues and symptoms that show up around mental health in the workplace and learn how to "map" the conversation around them. Listen to real-time scenarios and get more info on the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and how to access it. Presented by EAP Consultants, LLC.

  • Feb 23

    Be Well: Using Your Leave to Welcome a Child (Winter)

    Learn important facts and must-do's for coordinating your employer-paid time off and Family Medical Leave (FMLA) when welcoming a child (childbirth, adoption, or foster placement). Presented by Georgia Tech Human Resources Leave Specialist Athena Jones.

  • Mar 8

    Be Well: TAP/STRAP Info Session (Spring)

    Georgia Tech offers education assistance programs for faculty and staff, including the USG’s Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) and Tech’s own Staff Tuition Reimbursement Assistance Program (STRAP). While these programs are designed to help you excel in your educational pursuits, policies and guidelines for using these benefits can seem confusing. This workshop aims to clarify the TAP/STRAP programs and break down policies with step-by-step guidelines. All interested employees are encouraged to attend. Presented by Georgia Tech Human Resources Work-Life Specialist Candice Bovian.

  • Mar 15

    Be Well: Charting Your Course: A Financial Guide for Women

    Understand the financial challenges unique to women and receive tailored approaches to saving for retirement, goal setting, evaluating your financial health, as well as tips to help your money work harder. Presented by TIAA.

  • Apr 12

    Be Well: Bank at Work Day (GUCU: Getting Out of Debt, WF: Building Your Child's Education Fund

    Representatives from Georgia Tech’s banking partners will be on-site to promote their current offerings and explain the benefits you may be eligible for, just for being a Tech employee. Explore new benefits, access worry-free banking, and sign up for information sessions: Getting out of Debt and Building Your Child's Education Fund. Presented by Georgia United Credit Union and Wells Fargo.

  • May 3

    Be Well: Caring for Aging Parents

    As more Americans live longer, millions of middle-aged adults find themselves caring for their aging parents. It's not an easy task, especially for those with children who are still living at home. Discover tips on how to provide care most effectively and learn about Employee Assistance Program (EAP) resources that can help. Presented by EAP Consultants, LLC.

  • May 24

    Be Well: Deskercise: Exercises You Can Do at Work

    Are you chained to your desk with no time to exercise? Did you know that prolonged sitting every day can sabotage your health? Learn how to incorporate exercise into your workday while at your desk. Presented by the Georgia Tech Campus Recreation Center.

  • Jun 13

    Be Well: TAP/STRAP Info Session (Summer)

    Georgia Tech offers education assistance programs for faculty and staff, including the USG’s Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) and Tech’s own Staff Tuition Reimbursement Assistance Program (STRAP). While these programs are designed to help you excel in your educational pursuits, policies and guidelines for using these benefits can seem confusing. This workshop aims to clarify the TAP/STRAP programs and break down policies with step-by-step guidelines. All interested employees are encouraged to attend. Presented by Georgia Tech Human Resources Work-Life Specialist Candice Bovian.

  • Jun 21

    Be Well: Reduce Stress with Mindfulness

    Mindfulness is simply paying more attention to the present moment, which can help us enjoy life more and understand ourselves better. This kind of awareness can help us notice signs of stress or anxiety earlier and respond intentionally. Join us as we learn tips on mindfulness that can lower our stress and anxiety levels. Presented by the Georgia Tech Counseling Center.

  • Jul 12

    Be Well: Smoke-Free Atlanta: Learn More About the Possibilities

    Live. Work. Play. Smoke-Free Atlanta. Learn what you can do to support a Smoke-Free Atlanta. Resources will be identified and provided to support the efforts of tobacco users wishing to quit. Presented by Georgia Tech Health Promotion Educator Tammy Turner.

  • Aug 9

    Be Well: First-Time Homebuyer’s Learning Session

    For first-time homebuyers, the more you understand about the entire process—from the financial steps prior to purchase to shopping for and securing a mortgage—the more positive the experience is likely to be. Learn all you need to know to make your first home-buying experience a pleasant one. Presented by Georgia United Credit Union.

  • Aug 22

    Be Well: Powers of Attorney

    Learn why Powers of Attorney are needed and how to define processes, permissions, and provisions— whether financial or medically warranted. This informative session will include time for questions and is usually a very popular workshop with limited space—so register early! Presented by LegalEase.

  • Sep 20

    Be Well: Understanding Mental Health and Important Triggers (Fall)

    Get an overview of the most common issues and symptoms that show up around mental health in the workplace and learn how to "map" the conversation around them. Listen to real-time scenarios and get more info on the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and how to access it. Presented by EAP Consultants, LLC.

  • Oct 17

    Be Well: Life, Estate, and Inheritance Planning

    Estate planning is not just for the rich. Learn how to properly plan for you and your loved ones with an Estate Plan. This workshop will encompass Powers of Attorney, Trusts, Wills, and Beneficiary Designations. Presented by LegalEase.

  • Nov 8

    Be Well: Equally Prepared: Financial Planning for the LGBTQIA Community

    Delve into the financial and legal challenges facing members of the LGBTQIA community—even with the U.S. Supreme Court’s marriage equality ruling – and potential solutions to address them. Presented by TIAA.

  • Dec 6

    Be Well: Demystifying Life Insurance

    In today’s complex financial marketplace, purchasing life insurance can be overwhelming. How do you know the amount of life insurance you need, what type suits you, and if you can afford it? Presented by TIAA.