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Ornithology 01-24-14
01/23/2014 - Backyard bird count From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, bird watchers from more than 100 countries are expected to participate in the 17th annual Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC), Feb. 14–17. Anyone anywhere in the world can count birds for at least 15 minutes on one or more days of the count and enter their sightings at www.BirdCount.org. The information gathered by...
Wellbeing Programs 01-24-14
01/23/2014 - The following three wellbeing programs addressing caregiving concerns will be held in February. For more information and to register, go to https://www.hr.cornell.edu/life/support/wellbeing_programs.html. Advance Care Planning – Marilyn Kinner, former executive director of the Tompkins County Senior Citizens’ Council (now known as Lifelong), will talk about “...
Storing and sharing confidential and sensitive data
01/23/2014 - (This article is available in video format at: http://www.cornell.edu/video/data-hygiene-intro-to-storing-and-sharing-confidential-and-sensitive-data) We all keep data on our computers and online. Any data you access that belongs to Cornell has been placed in your care, whether it be data about other people, research, correspondence or anything else. Practicing good data...
Upcoming caregiving programs
01/09/2014 - Are you providing care for an adult family member, spouse, or friend? If so, you are invited to attend meetings of the Caregiver Support & Education Network when your schedule allows. The following presentations will be offered in January. For details and to register, see https://www.hr.cornell.edu/life/support/wellbeing_programs.html. A special presentation of the Caregiver...
Tech Training Spotlight
01/09/2014 - Whether you want to learn the basics, manage data, work with charts, pivot tables or graphs, or create dashboards – basic, intermediate and advanced classes in Excel are available in a classroom or via WebEx in January and February. To receive training announcements, send an email with the subject: join to IT-Training-L-request@cornell.edu. For a complete listing, see www.it....
Tech Training Spotlight
12/12/2013 - CIT Training Services is now offering Office Productivity workshops via WebEx. Take classes from your desk in Excel, Word, Outlook and Outlook Web App all via WebEx. Look for the workshops labeled “via WebEx”. Be sure to read the “Prerequisites” section and use the link provided to test your computer’s compatibility prior to registering. Register now for workshops scheduled for...
Career/Life Opportunities 12-13-13
12/12/2013 - Staying active during your pregnancy Whether you are two or 42 weeks pregnant, being active can be a challenge. Join Ruth Merle-Doyle, Wellness Program staff and certified pre-natal/post-natal exercise specialist, Dec. 17, 11 a.m.-noon, either in-person in G01 Biotechnology Building or via webinar for ways to help you be as active as possible. Register at https://...
Career/Life Opportunities
11/21/2013 - Wellbeing programs
  • Compassionate Touch: A special presentation of the Caregiver Support and Education Network – Nov. 21, 12:15-1:15 p.m., 221 Weill Hall
  • Financial Issues and Concerns for Elders and Their Caregivers – Dec. 4, noon-1 p.m., 224 Weill Hall
  • Understanding Flexible Work Arrangements: For supervisors – Live...
Upgrading Office 365 and a new Outlook Web App
11/21/2013 - A new look for Outlook Web App is coming in December. Microsoft is upgrading Office 365, Cornell’s email service for faculty and staff, starting sometime the first week of December. You won’t see differences with Outlook 2010 (Windows), Outlook 2011 (Mac), Apple Mail 6 or Thunderbird. They’ll work like they did before. The upgraded Outlook Web App (outlook.cornell.edu) will be...
Tech Training Spotlight
11/07/2013 - Want to learn how to create presentations, format slides, draw objects or add graphics? Register now for the PowerPoint 2010 Basic class scheduled for Dec. 3. For a complete listing of technical training resources, see www.cit.cornell.edu/training. Email questions to workshop-info@cornell.edu.

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