December 2015

Phased Retirement Continuation

December 2015

The University is pleased to announce that the Voluntary Phased Retirement Program for eligible members of the PSC-represented teaching and non-teaching instructional staff will be continued. This program enables long-standing members of the faculty and staff to continue to work for the University on a part-time basis while they transition into retirement or explore new opportunities.

Coming January 1 – New PSC Welfare Fund Prescription Drug Provider

December 2015

We are pleased to announce that the PSC-CUNY Welfare Fund has made a change in the company with whom we contract to provide members their prescription drug benefit. As of January 1, 2016, the Fund’s drug benefit will be provided through CVS/Caremark for active employees, and through its affiliate, SilverScript, for Medicare-eligible retirees.

CUNY Work/Life EAP

December 2015

The Deer Oaks Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a free service provided for you and your dependents by your employer. This program offers a wide variety of counseling, referral, and consultation services, which are all designed to assist you and your family in resolving work/life issues in order to live happier, healthier, and more balanced lives.

CUNY Policy on Accepting Gifts

December 2015

If a person of company that has dealings with CUNY offers you a gift or invitation to a party during the holiday season, please remember the gift regulations. As a CUNY employee you may not solicit or accept gifts of any value, either directly or indirectly, from any interested source, regardless of whether the gift was intended to influence or reward you.

Chancellor’s Holiday Party

December 2015

I hope all of you had a terrific time at the annual Chancellor’s Holiday Party last Thursday. Here are some pictures of the event for you to enjoy.