Summer 2015


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Wellness at Work  Flyer
Coral Gables campus:  Tuesday, June 9th, 12-1:00 p.m., McKnight Building, Room 201AB
Miller Medical School campus:  Wednesday, June 10th, 12-1:00 p.m., Dominion Parking Garage, Room 155
RSMAS campus:  Thursday, June 11th, 12-1:00 p.m., Library, Media Room   Cancelled

This lunchtime seminar is offered by the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) for those interested in applying a wellness approach that can be a pathway to optimal living. Many of us are spending most of our days sitting at a desk or inside an office, a life that is consumed by activities, demands, and commitments. Join us in exploring how workplace wellness can be an active process of becoming aware of and making choices toward a more successful existence. This seminar will be facilitated by a UM FSAP consultant.  FSAP Health and Wellness seminars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ‘Canes Program.

To register, go to www.miami.edu/ulearn.  For help with ULearn registration, call the FSAP @ 305-284-6604.
All University of Miami faculty, staff and retirees are welcomed.
Please feel free to bring your lunch.

Mindful Living – June  Flyer
Coral Gables campus:  Tuesday, June 30th, 12-1:00 p.m., McKnight Building, Room 201AB
Miller Medical School campus:  Wednesday, July 1st, 12-1:00 p.m., Dominion Parking Garage, Room 155
RSMAS campus:  Thursday, July 2nd, 12-1:00 p.m., Library, Media Room

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.  FSAP Health and Wellness seminars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ‘Canes Program.

To register, go to www.miami.edu/ulearn.  For help with ULearn registration, call the FSAP @ 305-284-6604.
All University of Miami faculty, staff and retirees are welcomed.
Please feel free to bring your lunch.

Understanding your Property Taxes  Flyer
Coral Gables campus:  Tuesday, July 7th, 12-1:00 p.m., McKnight Building, Room 200BC
Miller Medical School campus:  Wednesday, July 8th, 12-1:00 p.m., Dominion Parking Garage, Room 155
RSMAS campus:  Thursday, July 9th, 12-1:00 p.m., Library, Media Room

This Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) lunchtime seminar will provide participants with an overview of the real estate tax calculation process. Our presenter, Gerardo “Jerry” Gomez, CFCA, Special Projects Administrator 2 with Miami-Dade County Finance Department will help participants understand their tax notices, point out areas of interest and review available options for managing current and future year payments. Alternatives available for those unable to pay their taxes, the delinquent tax process, as well as the internet tax certificate sales in Miami-Dade and throughout Florida will also be addressed.  FSAP Health and Wellness seminars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ‘Canes Program.

To register, go to www.miami.edu/ulearn.  For help with ULearn registration, call the FSAP @ 305-284-6604.
All University of Miami faculty, staff and retirees are welcomed.
Please feel free to bring your lunch.

Mindful Living – July  Flyer
Coral Gables campus:  Tuesday, July 21st, 12-1:00 p.m., McKnight Building, Room 201AB
Miller Medical School campus:  Wednesday, July 22nd, 12-1:00 p.m., Dominion Parking Garage, Room 155
RSMAS campus:  Thursday, July 23rd, 12-1:00 p.m., Library, Media Room

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.  FSAP Health and Wellness seminars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ‘Canes Program.

To register, go to www.miami.edu/ulearn.  For help with ULearn registration, call the FSAP @ 305-284-6604.
All University of Miami faculty, staff and retirees are welcomed.
Please feel free to bring your lunch.

Sowing the Seeds of Compassion at Work  Flyer
Coral Gables campus:  Tuesday, August 4th, 12-1:00 p.m., McKnight Building, Room 201AB
Miller Medical School campus:  Wednesday, August 5th, 12-1:00 p.m., Dominion Parking Garage, Room 155
RSMAS campus:  Thursday, August 6th, 12-1:00 p.m., Library, Media Room

This Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) seminar offers participants with opportunity for evaluating and discussing the value of compassion in the workplace.  Research and writings on compassion in organizations are revealing it is a positive and very powerful force; where compassionate workplace cultures have been positively correlated with job satisfaction, commitment to the company and accountability for performance. Join us to explore 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.  FSAP Health and Wellness seminars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ‘Canes Program.

To register, go to www.miami.edu/ulearn.  For help with ULearn registration, call the FSAP @ 305-284-6604.
All University of Miami faculty, staff and retirees are welcomed.
Please feel free to bring your lunch.

Mindful Living – August  Flyer
Miller Medical School campus:  Tuesday, August 18th, 12-1:00 p.m., Dominion Tower, Room 301-C
RSMAS campus:  Wednesday, August 19th, 12-1:00 p.m., Library, Media Room
Coral Gables campus:  Thursday, August 20th, 12-1:00 p.m., McKnight Building, Room 201AB

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.  FSAP Health and Wellness seminars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ‘Canes Program.

To register, go to www.miami.edu/ulearn.  For help with ULearn registration, call the FSAP @ 305-284-6604.
All University of Miami faculty, staff and retirees are welcomed.
Please feel free to bring your lunch.