Announcements

New Faces, New Roles

We welcome these new employees to the college and congratulate those in new positions within the college! January 2018 James Art, General Counsel, VP of Finance and Administration Office Laurie Booth, Administrative Assistant, Center for Development Economics Joshua Fiechter, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Psychology Department Justine Finch-Beringer,… Continue reading »

December 2017 HR Calendar

Here’s a look forward to HR Programs and Services offered in December 2017: Creating a Positive Workplace Culture (12/6) Developing Employees for Supervisors (12/19) Winter Wellness (12/21)  … Continue reading »

Vision Plan Information Sessions

Please join Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts and members of the Human Resources team to learn more about the 2018 Vision Plans – Blue 20/20 Vision Basic Plan and Blue 20/20 Vision Enhanced Plan. When: 11/6/17 at 11:00 am, 2:00 pm, and 4:00 pm… Continue reading »

November 2017 HR Calendar

Here’s a look forward to HR Programs and Services offered in November 2017: Getting Unstuck: Overcoming Procrastination (11/9) Holiday Budgeting (11/16) Dealing with Performance Problems for Supervisors (11/28)… Continue reading »

Spending Account Information Sessions

Please join Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, HealthEquity and members of the Human Resources team to learn more about Spending Accounts – Health Reimbursement Account (HRA), FSA Healthcare, FSA Dependent Care, and Health Savings Account (HSA). When: 11/1/17 at 10:00 am, 2:00 pm, 4:30 pm… Continue reading »

Open Enrollment Information Sessions

Please join Fred Puddester and members of Human Resources to learn more about benefits changes during 2018 Open Enrollment. Highlights - Medical Premium Decrease, New Tier for Medical and Dental, New Vision Plan Vendor/Options, and Charitable Donations. When: 10/17 at 2:00 pm; 10/23 at 10:00 am; 10/24 at 4:00 pm; 10/30 at 9:00 am Where: Paresky Auditorium Continue reading »

Open Enrollment 2018

The open enrollment period is October 16 - November 12, 2017.  Your coverage will remain the same, with a few automatic changes as described below, unless you log into bswift.williams.edu. Continue reading »

October 2017 HR Calendar

Here’s a look forward to HR Programs and Services offered in October 2017: Can We Talk? Creating the Conditions for Dialog (10/5) You and Your Boss (10/11) Eating Through Celebration (10/18) Leaves, Absences, and Accommodations for Supervisors (10/24)… Continue reading »

Staff Policy Changes

To All Staff and Faculty Chairs: During the past few months, the Staff Advisory Council and Human Resources have reviewed the Bereavement Policy, the Grievance Policy, and the Support Staff Vacation Policy. Recommendations were submitted to senior staff this summer for review and approval. I am writing today… Continue reading »