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Attend the Winter Crafts Fair in Oakland

The annual UCOP Winter Crafts Fair is taking place on Dec. 3 and you’re invited! Peruse handcrafted goods made by UCOP staff, family and friends.

Share your Thanksgiving traditions and gratitude

Thanksgiving is almost here! Link wants to know how you’ll celebrate the holiday — and what you’re grateful for this year.

Use your performance appraisal to grow your career

When you meet with your manager for your Mid-Year Performance Appraisal, it’s a perfect opportunity to begin planning for your future professional development.

Emergency preparedness at UCOP

Last month, UCOP practiced its emergency preparedness in several ways. Learn more about the results and learn how to prepare yourself.

Parent Prep gives targeted advice to UC parents

This fall, the Diversity and Engagement team developed a valuable three-course webinar series to advise prospective and soon-to-be parents of UC students. Learn more and check out the courses for yourself!

Master Halogen for Performance Appraisal Mid-Year Check-Ins

If you’re new to UCOP or managing people for the first time this year, take advantage of upcoming Halogen trainings from the UCOP Learning and Development team.

Upcoming UCPath online & Connexxus outages

UCPath online outages are scheduled for Dec. 5–9 and 18–22 as UC Irvine, UC Irvine Health and UC Santa Cruz employees transition to the UCPath system. This will affect travel booking for new employees.

10-Second Bio: Bernadette Scully, Irish historian, advocate and poet

Meet Executive Assistant Bernadette Scully of IRAP. One of her proudest accomplishments is redirecting a local train that now winds through the historic streets of Dublin towards the Irish Financial Services Center.

W2 income tax form

Want an electronic W-2? Now’s the time to sign up.

If you’d rather not wait to get your W-2 in the mail, sign up today to receive an electronic version. You’ll thank yourself when tax time comes — and reduce your risk of identity theft.


Do not send personal packages to or from the office

The holiday shopping season is here! As you plan gifts, please remember that shipping personal packages to or from UCOP offices is prohibited due to funding and security concerns.

Password self-service enrollment is here

IT Client Services has started to implement a new self-service password reset tool called MyLogin. Keep an eye out for your enrollment email.