HR Events

  • Aug 22

    Be Well: Planning for your Georgia Tech Retirement

    What should you be thinking about when it comes to your retirement? When should you start planning for retirement? Who is eligible for retirement? Come get these and other questions answered as well as steps on the retirement process at Georgia Tech. Presented by Georgia Tech Human Resources – Retirement Specialists

  • Aug 29

    Be Well: Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program

    Learn how you can say goodbye to your student debt – forever. Come to an informative presentation that will cover what you need to know to take advantage of this government program. We will cover:

    • Who qualifies
    • What types of loans qualify
    • How and when to file
    • Pitfalls to avoid
    • The steps you need to take today to get your student debts forgiven –tax free – forever.

    Presented by VALIC.

  • Aug 30

    President's 2018 Institute Address

  • Sep 12

    Be Well: Understanding Mental Health and Important Triggers

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

  • Sep 18

    Be Well: 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 Wells Fargo.

  • Sep 25

    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.

  • Oct 10

    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 everyday can sabotage your health? Learn how to incorporate exercise into your workday while at your desk. Presented by the Georgia Tech Campus Recreation Center.

  • Oct 16

    Be Well: Education Assistance Programs Info Session

    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.

  • Oct 24

    Be Well: Leaves of Absence (non-maternity)

    Important facts and must-do's for Family Medical Leave (FMLA), Disability, Sick, or Military Leave. Presented by Georgia Tech Human Resources Leave Specialist Athena Jones.

  • Oct 30

    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.

  • Nov 13

    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.

  • Nov 28

    Be Well: Powers of Attorney & Wills

    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.

  • Dec 4

    Be Well: Healthy Cooking Demo

    Come learn how to create a quick and healthy dish from Georgia Tech’s own award winning chefs. This workshop is an active demonstration, not hands-on. Tasting samples will be provided.