Staff Senate Newsletter • July 17, 2020
Staff Performance Evaluations
The 2020 staff performance evaluation period will be September 15 through November 15, 2020. Evaluations will be completed utilizing the new electronic Performance Management module, which replaces the UPO paper evaluation form. Training will be offered in advance for both supervisors and employees, and supervisors may begin preparing goals and objectives using the new system on August 15.
User guides, training and additional information is available on the HR Performance Management website.
Annual Spot Bid Fair
The UNT Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) program is participating in State Senator Royce West's annual "Spot Bid Fair" Aug. 3-5, 2020, to be held virtually. The fair allows HUB vendors statewide to bid on goods and services from state organizations, such as UNT — and may help save money on purchases your area already intends to make. Please review your upcoming expenditures from now through the end of the calendar year and email Greg Obar, UNT System HUB coordinator, for assistance.
Staff Senate AHA Workshops
The At Home Academy (AHA) workshop scheduled for July 29, An Introduction to Writing for and about Film and Television, has been cancelled. We hope you have enjoyed the AHAs as much as we have enjoyed bringing them to you. While there are no more sessions this summer, we will start back up again in the fall. If you have any suggestions for future trainings and workshops, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit the Staff Senate Staff Development Committee web page to access some recordings and documents from past presentations.
The UNT System leadership teams have spent significant hours preparing to safely begin reopening aspects of our campuses and office facilities. Read more on the UNT System COVID-19 updates web page.
UNT COVID Testing Site
UNT continues to host the Denton Public Health Department as a COVID testing location every Tuesday. Given community spread, this site has been regularly seeing 400 people to be tested each day the site is operated.
Learn more about testing at DentonCounty.gov/COVID19testing.
Call the UNT COVID hotline at 1-844-366-5892 or send an email to COVID@unt.edu.
Join Us at Our Next Meeting!
Meetings are open to all UNT staff members. The next meeting will be held on Aug. 11, 2020 at 3 p.m. Please check back for meeting details.
For meeting agendas, minutes and recordings, please visit the Agendas and Minutes page.
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