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Gallup Survey

Thank you to everyone who participated in and encouraged others to participate in March’s Gallup survey. Congratulations to the Carey Business School who had the best participation at 89.4%, followed by Libraries and Museums (82.4%), and the Whiting School of Engineering (79.3%). Participation overall was 55.1%. More...

Tags: Employee Engagement Survey, Gallup, Engagement

New video spotlights award-winning Breastfeeding Support Program

The Johns Hopkins Breastfeeding Support Program has emerged as a model for other organizations wrestling with how to respond to the Affordable Care Act regulations for breastfeeding support in the workplace. More...

Tags: Work/Life, WLE, Breastfeeding Support

Managing Cancer at Work— New Resources!

At least one in three adults in the U.S. will develop cancer which means that employees may face a cancer diagnosis or care for a loved one with cancer while continuing to work. Join Marie Borsellino, Oncology Nurse Navigator, and Lillie Schockney, University Distinguished Service Associate Professor of Breast Cancer, to learn about a new benefit offered at no cost to Johns Hopkins employees. More...

Tags: Managing Cancer, FASAP

Reset & Restore

Are you sitting at your desk hunched over for hours? You know you need to get up and move, but how? Rebecca Spain, Training with SPAIN, fitness coach, CPT, will share exercises to reset and restore during the workday through proper breathing and posture exercises. More...

Tags: Fitness, FASAP

Upcoming Healthy@Hopkins Walks

We are getting Healthy at Hopkins! Spring has finally arrived so take some time to enjoy the outdoors. Join your fellow co-workers for a one mile walk from 12-1 pm at a location near you. Water and fruit will be provided. Participants will receive a FREE give-away (while supplies last). More...

Tags: Healthy at Hopkins

WageWorks Filing Deadline

April 30, 2015 is the deadline for submitting 2014 claims to WageWorks for your health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts. Eligible expenses must have been incurred from January 1 - December 31, 2014. More...

Tags: Benefits , Flexible Spending Accounts, FSA, Wage Works

Events for Staff and Retiree Milestone Recognition

The Office of Work, Life and Engagement is pleased to announce this year’s Staff Milestone Recognition Program. Staff members eligible to be recognized are full- and part-time employees celebrating milestones beginning with five years of service, in five-year increments thereafter, and whose anniversaries fall between July 11, 2014 and July 10, 2015. More...

Tags: Work/Life, Staff Recognition, WLE

Open House for the Y Preschool at Weinberg

The Office of Work, Life and Engagement, in partnership with the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Y Preschool Center at Stadium Place, will host an open house Tuesday, April 28 from 4 – 6 p.m. University faculty and staff can tour the preschool facility, meet the center staff, and place their child’s name on the list for openings. More...

Tags: Work/Life, Childcare, WLE, Dependent Care Voucher

Live Near Your Work on Wheels

Hop on the bus with the Live Near Your Work (LNYW) program and tour many of the eligible LNYW areas in Baltimore City. Sandy Jenkins, Live Near Your Work program coordinator, will discuss how you might qualify for a LNYW grant. More...

Tags: Work/Life, LNYW, WLE

Discount Tickets for 2015 Orioles Games at Camden Yards

The Baltimore Orioles are offering discount tickets to a select number of home games during the 2015 season. To purchase and print tickets, visit http://hopkinsworklife.org/discounts-sports and follow the instructions on the discount flyer. More...

Tags: Work/Life, WLE, Employee Discount

Save the Date: Hopkins Night at Camden Yards

Enjoy an evening at the ballpark at this year's Hopkins Night at Camden Yards on Friday, July 10 when the Orioles play the Washington Nationals.
Ticket information will be available in May. More...

Tags: Work/Life, WLE, Employee Discount

Save the Date: JHU Staff Appreciation Fall Fest scheduled for Friday, September 11

Tickets will be available mid-July. Details will be posted at http://hopkinsworklife.org/appreciation-fall-fest in late June. More...

Tags: Work/Life, Picnic, WLE