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Printer Cartridge Available
EEO and Diversity Training

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LifeEra/United Behavioral Health Merger
CIGNA Wellness Workshop and One-on-One Meetings
Weight Watchers Program

Tuesday, July 11
10 a.m. to noon, EEO and diversity training. See Announcements.

Wednesday, July 12
5:30 p.m., as part of its summer lecture series titled "Material Matters: Re-Informing Our Material Imaginations," the School of Architecture and Planning sponsors a lecture by Marc Tsurumaki, principal and founding partner of Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis Architects in New York City. Reception to follow. Edward M. Crough Center for Architectural Studies, Koubek Auditorium. For more information, call 202-319-5188.

Sunday, July 16, Wednesday, July 19, and Sunday, July 23
The Summer Opera Theatre Company, a professional, independent company in residence at CUA, stages Verdi's Il Trovatore. Conducted by H. Teri Murai. Featuring soprano and CUA alumna Fabiana Bravo in the role of Leonora. Italian with English surtitles. Sunday performances begin at 2:30 p.m., and Wednesday performance begins at 7:30 p.m. A free lecture will be held on stage at 6:30 p.m. before the Wednesday performance. Student discounts are available. Hartke Theatre. For more information, visit www.summeropera.org. To purchase tickets, call 202-319-4000.

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, July 19
5:30 p.m., as part of its summer lecture series titled "Material Matters: Re-Informing Our Material Imaginations," the School of Architecture and Planning sponsors a lecture by Stephen Roe, principal and founding partner of ROEWU Architecture with Chiafang Wu in New York City. Reception to follow. Crough Center, Koubek Auditorium. For more information, call 202-319-5188.

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Guests on Campus

Monday, July 10, to Friday, Aug. 11
Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind, a summer-activity and education program for blind and visually-impaired children, will operate throughout campus.

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Announcements

Printer Cartridge Available
The Office of Housing and Residential Services announces it has an unopened toner cartridge C4127X (for HP LaserJet 4000 and 4500) available to any CUA office or department. Interested parties should contact Heidi Zeich, director of housing services, at zeich@cua.edu.

No CUA office furniture or supplies may be acquired for personal purchase or use.

EEO and Diversity Training
The Office of Equal Opportunity announces it is offering a seminar titled "EEO and Diversity Training," which will address topics including discrimination, sexual harassment and diversity. The seminar is available to all CUA employees and will be held in the Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center, Room 323, from 10 a.m. to noon on the following dates:

  • July 11
  • September 12
  • November 14

Employees are required to get approval from their supervisors before signing up for the seminar. Those who wish to attend must call the Office of Equal Opportunity at 202-319-6594 or contact Janet Mudd, director, at mudd@cua.edu.

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LifeEra/United Behavioral Health Merger
The Office of Human Resources announces that LifeEra, the university's Employee Assistance Program benefit provider, is merging with and assuming the name of its sister company, United Behavioral Health. The change does not affect CUA employees' current Employee Assistance Program benefits. CUA employees can still access benefits through the existing toll-free number: 877-747-7126, or 800-689-5696 (TTY). The 12549 access code for the program Web site, www.liveandworkwell.com,  remains the same. CUA employees will receive the same quality service they have received from the LifeEra Employee Assistance Program. For more information, call 202-319-5050.

CIGNA Wellness Workshop and One-on-One Meetings
The Office of Human Resources announces that on Tuesday, July 25, it will sponsor a wellness workshop and one-on-one meetings with a CIGNA representative. Wellness workshop participants can learn about CIGNA Healthy Rewards, Disease Management and other CIGNA programs. One-on-one meetings can help CIGNA members receive answers to questions about outstanding medical and dental claims, health care and dental HMO policies and the CIGNA Web site. The workshop will be held from noon to 1 p.m., and the one-on-one meetings will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. The workshop and meetings will be held in Room 342 of the Pryzbyla Center and require a reservation by noon on July 24. For more information or to make a reservation, call 202-319-5050.

Weight Watchers Program
The Office of Human Resources and the Washington, D.C., branch of Weight Watchers International invite CUA faculty and staff to register for the Weight Watchers at Work program, to be held on campus each week for 12 weeks. Meetings will be held on Thursdays at 3 p.m. in Room 200 of Leahy Hall. The program will teach participants how to make wise choices, eat healthy, enjoy food and exercise. The program fee is $168 per participant. Registration and the first meeting will be held Thursday, July 13, at 3 p.m. At least 12 participants are needed to launch the program. Anyone who is interested but unable to attend the first meeting to register should contact the Office of Human Resources at 202-319-5050 or Marion Ficke at 202-319-5870.


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