Child Care Tips for Employees

Washington University offers resources and tips for child care, including access to child care facilities, as well as back-up care for children in the case of school closures, slight illness, etc. Tips for your Child Care Search Start the process as early as possible. Quality providers tend to have long waiting lists, particularly for infants. […]

The Spirit of St. Louis Winter Gift Guide

From theatre to hockey to joining a gym, check out our Gift Guide-it's filled to the brim with WashU discounts, specials, and more all right here in St. Louis - go and explore! Discounted tickets to St. Louis Signature Events St. Louis Symphony – Continually updated with great offers on concerts for WashU faculty and staff! Sheldon Concert […]

Safe Online Holiday Shopping

Monthly Work-Life Solutions feature from GuidanceResources: Buying goods and services on the internet can be an easy and convenient way to do your shopping this holiday season. However, you have to be careful that you are making wise shopping decisions. These tips can help you shop with confidence and reap the benefits of buying online. Know the Seller Be […]

Managing Holiday Expenses

Monthly Work-Life Solutions feature from GuidanceResources: Holidays can be overwhelming, stressful and tough on your finances. Between gifts, travel expenses, decorations and entertainment, costs can add up very quickly and result in a significant amount of debt. Proper financial planning is essential to organizing your budget, keeping stress under control and reducing unnecessary spending. Holiday […]

Wellness Connection Champion Spotlight: Leadership Group

The Wellness Connection Champions Leadership group had their inaugural meeting on Wednesday, 11/28. The leadership group serves as a mini-representation of the larger Wellness Connection Champion network, and will help the Wellness Connection team recruit, train, and deploy champions across the University to further our mission to promote employee health and wellness. During this productive […]

Holiday Stress Prevention Tips

Monthly Work-Life Solutions feature: The holiday season is a time full of celebrations with friends and family. However, the holiday season can also bring additional stress due to family conflicts, finances and time constraints. The extra demands and expectations that come along with the entertaining, shopping, decorating, baking and cleaning can lead to extra stress. […]

November is National Family Caregiver Month

National Family Caregivers Month, sponsored by the Caregiver Action Network (CAN), is dedicated to addressing the many challenges facing family caregivers. Use these tips to ensure that your health is not taking a backseat to your caregiving duties: Caregiving is a job, and respite is your earned right. Reward yourself with respite breaks often. Watch […]

Call for Winter Concert Performers

Attention musicians - The ninth annual Washington University School of Medicine Winter Concert will take place on Saturday, January 26th, 2019, at 4pm in the lobby of the Center for Advanced Medicine. As before, soloists and ensembles, including vocalists and instrumentalists, of all musical genres are welcome to sign-up.  Students, faculty, and staff of Washington University School […]

Upcoming Wellness Events

Help us spread the word for these upcoming events by posting flyers and inviting your colleagues to attend Walk with a Doc, Mammogram Van at 4444, the WUSM Farmer's Market, and the Danforth/West Campus Crop Box mini-market.   Take a step towards better health. Learn about the Walk with a Doc program by walking and […]

The Resource Newsletter

The Resource is a publication from the Office of Human Resources for faculty, staff, postdoc’s and clinical fellows. Email the editor: Amanda Pope, Human Resources Communications and Engagement Manager at hr-news@wustl.edu.