Flu Shots Available
Flu Shots will be available for all faculty, staff and students on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Student Health Services. The cost is $25.00. Faculty and staff can pay by check or cash. Students can pay by cash, check or have the charge billed to their student account.
New Paycheck Format Under PeopleSoft Human Resources Management System
The Office of the Controller announces that CUA employees paid semi-monthly have received two paychecks under the new HR/payroll system. A memo outlining paycheck/pay stub format changes was given to affected employees with their Oct. 7 pay. Employees paid semi-monthly who did not receive this memo are asked to stop by the Payroll Office, located in Leahy Hall, Room 130.
Employees paid monthly also will receive a memo documenting these changes with their Oct. 31 pay. Those employees with questions regarding their paycheck/pay stub are first asked to refer to the memo. For additional questions regarding pay, contact the Payroll Office at 202-319-5512.
All Souls Remembrance Cards
The Office of Campus Ministry reminds the campus community that, in the Catholic tradition, November is a special time for remembering family members and friends who have gone to eternal life with God. Members of the CUA community have the opportunity to remember deceased loved ones through the submission of the All Souls Remembrance Cards. The names on the cards will be prayed for during the University Commemoration of the Faithful Departed Mass, Wednesday, Nov. 2, at 12:15 p.m. in Caldwell Chapel.
Printable remembrance cards were sent by e-mail to CUA faculty and staff. They are also located at http://ministry.cua.edu/liturgy/liturgy.cfm. Cards must be filled out and submitted to the Office of Campus Ministry by Monday, Oct. 31. Submissions can also be e-mailed to Jessica DePrizio at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Throughout November, the remembrance cards, along with the Book of Remembrance, will be on display during weekdays in Caldwell Chapel and on weekends in St. Vincent's Chapel. Additional prayers will be offered for deceased loved ones during 12:15 p.m. daily Mass at Caldwell Chapel throughout November.
Cardinal Station Training for Staff
The Office of Business Services is offering “Training for Cardinal Station: PeopleSoft Student Administration v8.0” to university staff. This course is designed to familiarize new administrative support staff and refresh current users with the necessary navigational skills for Cardinal Station. It loosely follows the structure of the Navigation Training Guide available at http://cardinalstation.cua.edu.
Each class is limited to five participants. Specific areas of training will be determined by the needs of those in attendance. Training will be held in Leahy Hall, LL 40, on designated Tuesdays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The remaining dates for fall training are:
— Nov. 1
— Nov. 15
— Dec. 13
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The Office of Human Resources announces that CIGNA HealthCare will cover routine vision care services to enrolled plan members through the Vision Service Plan network, effective Jan. 1, 2006 . With more than 22,000 provider locations, VSP is one of the nation’s largest providers of eye care services.
Also beginning January 2006, enrolled plan members may receive eye exams through optometrists and ophthalmologists in the VSP network. VSP providers always accept new patients. VSP has many convenient locations and offers a wide selection of frames and contact lenses. Visit www.vsp.com or call VSP at 800-877-7195 to locate a provider in your area. Members can also contact Member Services at the toll-free number on their CIGNA HealthCare ID card for assistance in locating a provider.