Archive for November, 2013

TIAA-CREF Announces Launch of $100,000 “Big Dreams Start Small College Fund” Contest

November 26, 2013 | Uncategorized

NEW YORK, September 5, 2013 – To raise awareness of the benefits of state 529 college savings plans and to help one student’s dreams come true, TIAA-CREF today announced the launch of the Big Dreams Start Small $100,000 College Fund Contest. The winner will receive $100,000 contributed to a state 529 college savings account for […]

Catastrophic Sick Leave Bank Program Special Open Enrollment Extended to January 31,2014

November 21, 2013 | Uncategorized

The special open enrollment period, originally scheduled to end on December 13, 2013, has been extended to January 31, 2014! CUNY’s new Catastrophic Sick Leave Bank Program (“CSLB”) for eligible full-time University employees went into effect on December 16, 2013, but there’s still time to enroll.  As you may have heard, the CSLB is a […]

Typhoon Haiyan: Support for Affected Employees

November 11, 2013 | Uncategorized

      Typhoon Haiyan: Support for affected employees On Friday, November 8, Typhoon Haiyan – one of the most powerful storms ever to make landfall – swept through six central Philippine islands. On Sunday, the storm hit Vietnam. With hundreds of thousands of people displaced and estimated death tolls in the thousands, the devastation […]

Revisiting Sandy: A Look Back

November 6, 2013 | Uncategorized

Revisiting Sandy: A Look Back A year ago, the tri-state area was still reeling from the onslaught of Hurricane Sandy. Over the next weeks and months, the recovery process was a study in resiliency, collaboration, and cooperation. Everyone lent a helping hand to those in need, even if they themselves were victims of the storm. […]