12/3: Working Outside Williamstown

Do you commute out of Williamstown for work? Have you considered it? Join other Williamstown-area residents who commute for an informal networking and learning event. Commuters to South County, Bennington, Albany and the Pioneer Valley area will be on-hand to share tips, trials, and triumphs from their varied experiences. Continue reading »

Planning for Long-Term Care

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We want our independence as we age.  Extended care needs can affect our family’s lifestyle.  It is an emotional, physical and financially stressful moment.  By planning today, we can reduce that stress and feel confident in protecting our family’s future. Many feel “it won’t happen to me” but what… Continue reading »

November 2018 HR Calendar

Here’s a look forward to HR Programs and Services offered in November 2018:  Campus Tour For Spouses and Partners (11/1) Delegation Skills for Supervisors (11/8) Baking Workshop: Classic American Pie (11/14) Family and Healthy Budgeting (11/28)… Continue reading »

11/14- Baking Workshop: Classic American Pie

Learn to make the classic American pie! November 14, 5:30-8:30pm So people are pretty devoted to their pies for Thanksgiving…. Spruce up your skills in the kitchen and learn how to perfect a classic from Williams College baker Jerry Dachille! $5 per person is the suggested donation for… Continue reading »

Open Enrollment Information Sessions

Please join Fred Puddester and members of Human Resources to learn more about benefits changes during 2019 Open Enrollment. Highlights – Medical Premiums Unchanged, Dental Premiums Slight Increase, Reminders and Other Updates. Open Enrollment Information Sessions: 10/15 at 10:00am 10/16 at 3:00pm 10/23 at 1:00pm 10/29 at 10:00am 10/30 at 1:00pm 11/5… Continue reading »

Open Enrollment for benefit plans begins October 15th

Dear Faculty and Staff Colleagues: January 1, 2019, marks the beginning of a new year for the College’s benefit plans. The open enrollment period for making any changes is October 15 – November 11, 2018.  This is an active enrollment process, meaning that subscribers must log into bswift to… Continue reading »

October 2018 HR Calendar

Here’s a look forward to HR Events, Programs and Services offered in October 2018:  Giving and Receiving Feedback for Supervisors (10/11) Assertiveness & Boundary Setting – General Audience (10/11) Forest Discovery for Spouse/ Partners and families (10/13) Assertiveness & Boundary Setting for Supervisors (10/12) Healthy… Continue reading »

Student Employment Walk-In Hours

Have a Student Employment question? Need to complete an I-9 form? Trying to use Handshake? Whether you are new to campus or a returning student, Student Employment walk-in hours are available to you starting THIS WEEK. Monday 9/17 Human Resources Office 12:00pm-1:00pm   Wednesday 9/19  Paresky Student Center 11:30am-1:00pm  … Continue reading »

2-Layer Login Required for the HR System

Human Resources and OIT recently added a new layer of protection against unauthorized access to your data in the Williams Human Resources System. This will help protect your sensitive information, including pay statements, W2 forms and direct deposit bank account numbers, from identity theft and fraud. Continue reading »