2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration

Mark your calendars for Johns Hopkins’ 34th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration, which will be held Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, with the theme, “The Beloved Community: A Force for Social Change.”

The key note speakers for the Johns Hopkins' 34th Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration are world-renowned opera singer Denyce Graves and Levi Garraway, nephew of the event's founder, civil rights activist, and medical pioneer Levi Watkins Jr. The event will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Turner Auditorium on the East Baltimore campus.


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Retirement Choice Period Closed

The Retirement Choice period has ended. If you did not complete enrollment, your contributions, as of January 1, 2016, onwards will be automatically directed to an age-appropriate Vanguard Target Retirement Fund through the JHU Select Funds at TIAA-CREF. You can make retirement plan elections after January 1, by going to the new online portal from the myChoices tab of the Benefits website.


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2016 Benefits Confirmation Statements Mailed

All full-time benefits eligible faculty and staff will receive a confirmation of their 2016 elections by mail in mid-December. If you determine after receiving your confirmation that your enrollment is not correct, follow the procedure outlined by clicking here.


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2016 Insurance Cards

A new plan year may mean new insurance cards. To see if you should receive new membership cards, check the list below:


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Applications for the 2016 Johns Hopkins Neighborhood Fund are Now being Accepted

United Way pledges directed to The Johns Hopkins Neighborhood Fund help local non-profits build stronger communities. Organizations within the Live Near Your Work footprint or a ¾ mile radius of certain Johns Hopkins campuses that provide services focused on community revitalization, education, employment, health, and/or public safety are eligible for funds.


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Save the Date: Summer Camp Discoveries Fair

The Office of Work, Life and Engagement will hold its annual Summer Camp Discoveries Fair from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, in Turner Concourse on the East Baltimore campus.


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