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Wellbeing workshops
02/19/2014 - How to Have an Easier Pregnancy: Complementary Care for Comfort Feb. 21, noon-1 p.m., 163 Day Hall. Topics include nutrition, exercise, complimentary care models and self-care suggestions. The next workshop in the baby series, “Being an Informed Consumer of Pregnancy Services and Resources,” will be held March 7, noon-1 p.m., 163 Day Hall. Get Your...
Monday seminar and Backyard Bird Count results
02/19/2014 - Upcoming seminar Freelance author and travel writer Rachel Dickinson will share highlights of her travels in search of stories at the Lab of Ornithology’s Monday Night Seminar, March 3, 7:30 p.m., at 159 Sapsucker Woods Rd., Ithaca, in a talk, “Have Notebook and Camera Will Travel: Confessions of a Travel Writer Who Birds to Travel and Travels to Bird.” Armed...
Upcoming caregiving and health programs
02/06/2014 - In addition to the workshop series on “Preparing for Baby” and the activities around the 25th anniversary of the Wellness Program, the following upcoming wellbeing programs are open to Cornell community members (faculty, staff, students, post-docs, retirees and spouses/partners).  Advance Care Planning – Feb. 12, noon-1 p.m., 224 Weill Hall Caregiver Support & Education...
Upcoming caregiving and health programs
02/06/2014 - In addition to the workshop series on “Preparing for Baby” and the activities around the 25th anniversary of the Wellness Program, the following upcoming wellbeing programs are open to Cornell community members (faculty, staff, students, post-docs, retirees and spouses/partners).  Advance Care Planning – Feb. 12, noon-1 p.m., 224 Weill Hall Caregiver Support & Education...
Tech Training Spotlight
02/06/2014 - Want to learn how to create and format such multi-page publications as newspapers, books, newsletters and brochures? Would you like to be able to correct photos or create photographic special effects? Register now for an Adobe InDesign or Photoshop class scheduled for Feb. 27. To receive training announcements, send an email with the subject: join to IT-Training-L-request@...
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....

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