We are here to support you!
Our goal is to foster a community where staff know they are valued and supported and feel they belong. We accomplish this by collaborating with campus partners to connect staff to important resources and support services and programs.
It is critical that we keep a pulse on staff concerns, and to do that, we need your help.
Please reach out to us with ideas, feedback, suggestions or anything you think we should know about. You can email us directly or contact any one of the Staff Center Committee members.
Have you missed an issue? We got you covered. You can find past issues here.
Join the Committee or one of our Subcommittees
Help the Staff Center support our staff by joining the Committee and subcomittees. For more information, head over to our Committee Recruitment Page.
Become a Buddy!
Would you like to be a new employee's buddy? We are building a pool of staff volunteers excited to help new employee's during their first year. Check out our New Hire Buddy Page for more information.
Hosted by: Investing in You
3:00 - 4:30 pm
During this 90-minute interactive session, Dr. Lissa Lim will share an overview of common models of assertiveness and share techniques to self-advocate and set boundaries in our work and personal lives. The session will begin by addressing the topics listed and will include opportunities for participants to interact with each other and the presenter, as well as opportunities to practice various techniques in a safe environment!
Rescheduled - Meet Jocelyn Approach: Child Education nonprofict founded by CSUSM's Amber Perez
Hosted by: Staff Center
Noon - 1:00pm
Realizing the impact COVID-19 was having on widening the achievement gap for young students, Amber Perez was compelled to help. Inspired by her own experience during the pandemic, she founded Jocelyn Approach to empower our next generation to succeed. Join us to learn about how one conversation sparked the journey of a CSUSM staff member as a nonprofit founder.
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Course
Hosted by: Mundful CSUSM
September 23- November 11
4:00 - 6:30 pm
MindfulCSUSM is pleased to host a free 8-week Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) course. The MBSR program provides tools to cope more effectively with both short- and long-term stressful situations
Fidelity Presents: SAving for Your Future
Hosted by: Office of Human Resources
Noon - 1:00 pm
If you want to get started in your workplace savings plan or to save more, join Fidelity in this complimentary learning event. Learn about the benefits of your workplace savings plan, how to enroll, and small steps you can take to save more.