March 2016

Leave for Breast and Prostate Cancer Screening and for Blood Donation

March 2016

Under New York State Law, employees are entitled to take leave time for breast or prostate cancer screenings and blood donations provided the screening or donation is performed during work hours.

WageWorks Pre-Tax Limit Increase

March 2016

Effective January 1, 2016, the monthly maximum for the WageWorks Park-n-Ride and Commuter Benefit Plans is $255, with a bi-weekly maximum of $127.50.

CUNY Work/Life EAP

March 2016

The CUNY Work/Life Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a free service provided for you and your dependents by your employer.

Changes to Your GHI-CBP/EBCBS Plans

March 2016

If you participate in Empire BlueCross BlueShield and GHI Comprehensive Benefit Plan (CBP), several changes were made to the plans effective January 1, 2016.

Update Your Beneficiaries

March 2016

A beneficiary is a person or legal entity that one designates to collect the proceeds from an estate, trust, retirement account, life insurance policy, or transfer on death accounts.

Spring 2016 PDLM Course Catalog

March 2016

The University Office of Professional Development and Learning Management offers various training opportunities for CUNY staff members.

Gary Yip – New Benefits Officer for Central Office

March 2016

COHR is proud to announce that Gary Yip is the new Benefits Officer for Central Office. In his new role, Gary will administer the various benefit programs offered by CUNY, including health insurance, welfare funds, transit and pension plans, and coordinate related events such as the annual Health and Wellness Fair.

How to Give a Killer Presentation

March 2016

“A successful talk is a little miracle – people see the world differently afterwards.” For anyone that has apprehensions about giving presentations, this article from the Harvard Business Review can greatly help you.