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Staff Member Of The Year Award, Cedarville University Sep 2022

Staff Member Of The Year Award, Cedarville University

Archives Guides

No abstract provided.


Tolbert Named Vice President For Finance At Ouachita, Julie Shands, Ouachita News Bureau Jul 2022

Tolbert Named Vice President For Finance At Ouachita, Julie Shands, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Jason Tolbert, formerly the chief financial officer at Ouachita Baptist University, has been named the university’s vice president for finance effective June 1.

“Jason has been a key partner in our university-wide journey to make Ouachita’s mission more viable financially,” said Dr. Ben R. Sells, Ouachita’s president. “Ouachita is financially stronger than at any time in the past two decades, and Jason’s leadership has been instrumental. His new title also reflects the additional responsibilities he’s assumed during his tenure.”

These include overseeing Ouachita’s budget and coordinating budget audits, stewarding the university’s endowment and ...


Hardage Named Ouachita's Support Staff Member Of The Year, Felley Lawson, Ouachita News Bureau Jul 2022

Hardage Named Ouachita's Support Staff Member Of The Year, Felley Lawson, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Jana Hardage, gifts processor in the Office of Development at Ouachita Baptist University, has been named the university’s 2021-22 Support Staff Member of the Year. Hardage was recognized in March by the university’s staff development committee and Dr. Ben R. Sells, Ouachita’s president.

She was selected from a group of nominees who demonstrated outstanding performance in their work responsibilities; in relating positively to students, coworkers and members of the public; and in supporting the mission of the university.


Founder's Day 2022, Sacred Heart University May 2022

Founder's Day 2022, Sacred Heart University

Founder's Day Programs

Founder’s Day 2022 was held May 18, 2022 on the Pioneer Quad on the upper main campus. Ceremonies for 2020 and 2021 were not held in person because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Therefore, Sacred Heart University celebrates all honorees from 2020, 2021 and 2022.


Ouachita Wins National First Prize At Baptist Communicators Association Awards, Ouachita News Bureau May 2022

Ouachita Wins National First Prize At Baptist Communicators Association Awards, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Ouachita Baptist University’s Office of Communications and Marketing won a national first prize for “A Ouachita Christmas Special 2021” at the Baptist Communicators Association’s (BCA) 2022 W.C. Fields Awards.


Supervisory Allyship For University Custodial Staff, Daniel Colascione Apr 2022

Supervisory Allyship For University Custodial Staff, Daniel Colascione

Theses and Dissertations

This study will examine the lived experiences of campus custodians in search of creating an anti-racist workplace. Custodians will have the opportunity to share about their experiences involving racism and will be asked to explain their expectations of leadership in creating an anti-racist workplace. This study seeks to understand the expectations Black staff members have of their departmental and university level leadership to identify ways to narrow the gap between their expectations and the support they receive from those in positions capable of doing so.


Ouachita Recognizes Faculty, Staff For Combined 720 Years Of Service To The University, Felley Lawson, Ouachita News Bureau Feb 2022

Ouachita Recognizes Faculty, Staff For Combined 720 Years Of Service To The University, Felley Lawson, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Faculty and staff marking from 10 to 40 years of service to Ouachita Baptist University were recognized during a January 18 meeting on campus. Service awards were presented by Jason Tolbert, chief financial officer; Sherri Phelps, director of human resources; and Kathy Green, payroll & fringe benefits specialist.

“Our institutional commitments and our highly personalized approach to students’ academic progress, personal development and spiritual growth distinguish Ouachita from all public universities and most private colleges,” said Dr. Ben R. Sells, Ouachita president. “Our faculty and staff help set us apart by making time to know, encourage, challenge and support our students ...


Law Library Blog (December 2021): Legal Beagle's Blog Archive, Roger Williams University School Of Law Dec 2021

Law Library Blog (December 2021): Legal Beagle's Blog Archive, Roger Williams University School Of Law

Law Library Newsletters/Blog

No abstract provided.


Law School News: Dean's Distinguished Service Award 2021: Ralph Tavares 05/28/2021, Michael M. Bowden May 2021

Law School News: Dean's Distinguished Service Award 2021: Ralph Tavares 05/28/2021, Michael M. Bowden

Life of the Law School (1993- )

No abstract provided.


Tara Pritchard Named Ouachita's Support Staff Member Of The Year, Madison Cresswell, Ouachita News Bureau May 2021

Tara Pritchard Named Ouachita's Support Staff Member Of The Year, Madison Cresswell, Ouachita News Bureau

Press Releases

Ouachita Baptist University named Tara Pritchard, assistant to the dean in the Sutton School of Social Sciences, as the 2020-2021 Support Staff Member of the Year. Pritchard, who has worked at Ouachita for 16 years, was recognized on April 29 by Ouachita’s Staff Development Committee and President Dr. Ben Sells.


University Staff: Indigenous Sovereignty And Justice Online, Star Berry May 2021

University Staff: Indigenous Sovereignty And Justice Online, Star Berry

Ed.D. Dissertations in Practice

United States (U.S.) public research universities generally deliver problematic diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) efforts that erase Indigenous, Transgender, and Disabled staff through online formats and representations. This qualitative explanatory study describes the DEI common language as one of compliance, erasure, and management through a review of 17 high and very high research universities as defined by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education®. Of these universities, seven are also land grant universities. The frameworks applied include Indigenous Feminist Theory (Waterman, 2018) and Intersectionality (Crenshaw, 1991). The results from this review demonstrate universities’ differing institutional commitments to Indigenous ...


Staff Perceptions Of Swpbis In Middle School, Eric Westbye May 2021

Staff Perceptions Of Swpbis In Middle School, Eric Westbye

M.S.Ed. in Educational Leadership Research Projects

Student behavioral issues lead to lost learning opportunities by the student misbehaving

and the students trying to learn (Gage, Grasley-Boy, George, Childs, and Kincaid, 2018), a punitive approach of suspensions and expulsions is never in the best interest of these students. Staff members need a behavior model that is proactive and consistent. Many schools have implemented SWPBIS (School Wide Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports) programs as a preventative way to decrease suspensions and increase morale. There are several critical factors to look at in schools that are implementing SWPBIS, staff by in and staff perception are two of the biggest ...


Founder's Day 2021, Sacred Heart University Mar 2021

Founder's Day 2021, Sacred Heart University

Founder's Day Programs

Because of all the COVID restrictions, we are once again unable to celebrate Founder’s Day in our traditional way. Still, we wanted to take a moment to honor the folks who are celebrating landmark anniversaries for their many years of service to Sacred Heart. This year’s celebrants range from 15 to 45 years --President Petillo email.


Dataset For “Challenges For Successful Vertical Transfer: Views Of Staff And Faculty With Transfer Responsibilities", Alexandra Woods Logue, Kerstin Gentsch, Stephanie Abbeyquaye, David Wutchiett, Yoshiko Oka Jan 2021

Dataset For “Challenges For Successful Vertical Transfer: Views Of Staff And Faculty With Transfer Responsibilities", Alexandra Woods Logue, Kerstin Gentsch, Stephanie Abbeyquaye, David Wutchiett, Yoshiko Oka

Publications and Research

No abstract provided.


Educating Staff To Reduce Hospitalization Of Individuals Living In A Group Home, Caroline Aina Ibijemilusi Jan 2021

Educating Staff To Reduce Hospitalization Of Individuals Living In A Group Home, Caroline Aina Ibijemilusi

Walden Dissertations and Doctoral Studies

AbstractPersons with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) have significant health disparity in terms of high numbers of hospitalizations compared to the general population. The purpose of the project was to improve staff ability to recognize and respond to the changes in the health status of intellectually and developmentally disabled individuals living in a group home. The project utilized Knowles’s theory of adult learning to develop a curriculum suitable for adult learners and the Kirkpatrick model to guide the assessment of the training. Pre- and post-perception of learning and satisfaction surveys were provided to the participants online. A paired t ...


Law School News: Rwu Law Dean Seeking To Build On Culture Of Service, Innovation 12/09/2020, Barry Bridges, Roger Williams University School Of Law Dec 2020

Law School News: Rwu Law Dean Seeking To Build On Culture Of Service, Innovation 12/09/2020, Barry Bridges, Roger Williams University School Of Law

Life of the Law School (1993- )

No abstract provided.


Problems And Prospects In The Training System Of Guide Translators In Uzbekistan, Nodira Gulomjonovna Nazarova Nov 2020

Problems And Prospects In The Training System Of Guide Translators In Uzbekistan, Nodira Gulomjonovna Nazarova

Scientific Bulletin of Namangan State University

The development of tourism in Uzbekistan is one of the priorities of state policy. Therefore, it is important to develop tourism and identify sustainable areas, to meet the demand for qualified personnel for the tourism industry. The article describes the problems in the system of training guide-interpreters in Uzbekistan and their future solutions and prospects.


Uma Covid-19_Safe Return_Staff Webpage, University Of Maine At Augusta Oct 2020

Uma Covid-19_Safe Return_Staff Webpage, University Of Maine At Augusta

University of Maine at Augusta

Screenshot of the University of Maine at Augusta's Safe Return webpage with guidance for staff.


Law School News: A Fond Farewell To Dean Michael Yelnosky 06-26-2020, Michael M. Bowden Jun 2020

Law School News: A Fond Farewell To Dean Michael Yelnosky 06-26-2020, Michael M. Bowden

Life of the Law School (1993- )

No abstract provided.


Return To Campus_Faculty And Staff Guidance, University Of Maine Jun 2020

Return To Campus_Faculty And Staff Guidance, University Of Maine

FAQ & Health Advisory

Screenshot of University of Maine Return to Campus webpage featuring guidance for faculty and staff.


The Joy Of Annual Reviews, Sheryl Barringer Apr 2020

The Joy Of Annual Reviews, Sheryl Barringer

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

Annual reviews of faculty and staff are a valuable tool to inspire and learn more about the amazing people you supervise. They are also a critical time to enforce expectations and consequences. We will discuss subtle ways to increase productivity as well as the steps when termination is warranted.


Coronavirus Community Updates_Faq_Umaine Campus Services For Students And Employees, University Of Maine Apr 2020

Coronavirus Community Updates_Faq_Umaine Campus Services For Students And Employees, University Of Maine

FAQ & Health Advisory

Screenshot of University of Maine Coronavirus Community Updates FAQ for campus services for students and employees webpage.


Coronavirus Community Updates_Faq_Umaine Ongoing Campus Life And Events, University Of Maine Apr 2020

Coronavirus Community Updates_Faq_Umaine Ongoing Campus Life And Events, University Of Maine

FAQ & Health Advisory

Screenshot of University of Maine Coronavirus Community Updates FAQ for University of Maine ongoing campus life and events webpage.


Founder's Day 2020, Sacred Heart University Mar 2020

Founder's Day 2020, Sacred Heart University

Founder's Day Programs

Today would have been our annual celebration of the founding of Sacred Heart and a time to honor employees who are celebrating significant anniversaries. Although, we cannot be together, we want to congratulate all our 2020 honorees and thank them for their dedicated years of service and contributions to the University.


Uma Covid-19_News_Update From Uma Hr: Child Care And School District Closings, Amie Parker Mar 2020

Uma Covid-19_News_Update From Uma Hr: Child Care And School District Closings, Amie Parker

University of Maine at Augusta

Screenshot of University of Maine at Augusta's news webpage with a communication from Amie Parker, Human Resource Director & Title IX Coordinator and Interim Director of Equal Opportunity University Services, Office of Human Resources, University of Maine System regarding the closure of K-12 schools, preschools, and daycares, and the need for some \employees to stay at home to care for their dependents.


Coronavirus Community Updates_Faq_Menu, University Of Maine Mar 2020

Coronavirus Community Updates_Faq_Menu, University Of Maine

FAQ & Health Advisory

Screenshot of the menu for the University of Maine Coronavirus Community Updates FAQ.


Uma Covid-19 Remote Resources_ Cares Act & Student Emergency Funding Webpages, University Of Maine At Augusta Jan 2020

Uma Covid-19 Remote Resources_ Cares Act & Student Emergency Funding Webpages, University Of Maine At Augusta

University of Maine at Augusta

Screenshots of University of Maine at Augusta's webpages with details of funding the University received from federal government, through the CARES Act passed in response to COVID-19 and guidance for staff and students.


Perceived Barriers To Degree Completion And Characteristics Of Nontraditional Students, R. Lauren Miller Jan 2020

Perceived Barriers To Degree Completion And Characteristics Of Nontraditional Students, R. Lauren Miller

2020 Projects

This action research aimed to examine the barriers to degree completion identified by the faculty, staff, and students of a university. This study was conducted using a purposive survey. A disconnect in the barriers to degree completion identified by students, and by faculty and staff was discovered.


Employee Policy Handbook January 2020, Sacred Heart University Jan 2020

Employee Policy Handbook January 2020, Sacred Heart University

Handbooks & Factbooks

No abstract provided.


Improving Patient Experience And Education By Leveraging Technology, Cathy Palleschi, Wendy Osgood, Mark Parker, Cecilia Inman, Alicia Russell, Eileen Shanahan, Erin Pappal Sep 2019

Improving Patient Experience And Education By Leveraging Technology, Cathy Palleschi, Wendy Osgood, Mark Parker, Cecilia Inman, Alicia Russell, Eileen Shanahan, Erin Pappal

Operational Excellence

It is estimated that 65% of the population are visual learners. With that in mind, a team of cardiac nurses in a large academic tertiary hospital developed a quality improvement project to hopefully improve patient engagement as well the patients’ perception that the nurses explained things in a manner that they could understand.

Baseline patient survey scores for the question, “Nurses Explained Things In A Way That I Understand”, were under the 75thpercentile for a period of 9 months. A root cause analysis was conducted and it demonstrated numerous reasons for this score.

Several countermeasures were instituted to ...