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UC to begin implementation of new $15 an hour minimum wage policy

UC will increase the minimum wage for employees, including contract workers, on Thursday, Oct. 1, the first stage of a three-year plan to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2017.

Oct. 5 brown bag: UC Water Initiative

Learn more about the UC Water Security and Sustainability Research Initiative at a Research Grants Program Office’s brown bag on Oct. 5, 12 to 1 p.m., in Kaiser 612

BRC Blast: Non-UCOP reimbursements

Hosting a systemwide meeting with attendees from the campuses? Planning on paying for their travel expenses? Check out this month’s BRC Blast for the inside scoop on how to process these and other non-UCOP employee travel reimbursements.

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Fidelity workshops take the worry out of saving for retirement

In addition to general retirement planning classes, this quarter there are a couple of new offerings: a series for women and a debt management, budgeting and planning workshop.

Don’t forget: Staff Appreciation lunch is today

Join your colleagues on the Franklin fifth-floor patio for lunch and laughter.

Cybersecurity: Protect yourself and UC

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a good time to remind yourself of some digital security basics. Check out these do's and don'ts to protect your personal information and help the university protect the information it collects.

Executive director of UCOP Operations appointed

Thera Kalmijn has been appointed executive director of UCOP (Local) Operations. Kalmijn, who will report directly to COO Rachael Nava, will start on Oct. 5.

Important information about upcoming changes to the UCOP Time Reporting System

UCOP’s Time Reporting System will be upgraded during October and November as part of UCOP’s transition to UCPath later this year. During this time, employees and managers must submit and approve employee timesheets according to a specific schedule.

Women We Admire: Linda Williams

Linda Morris Williams, associate chancellor emeritus of UC Berkeley, will be featured in the next installment of the Women We Admire speaker series tomorrow.

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Sept. 24 Lunch & Learn: Efficiency Review Working Group

Join the members of the all-volunteer work group, past members, as well as Executive Vice President and COO Rachael Nava and other OP leaders to learn about the team's accomplishments, major initiatives underway and next steps.

Questions about retirement savings? Fidelity has answers

Get the guidance you need with one of three Fidelity workshops in September.