Topic: Staff Council

Jennifer Sims Selected As the First Staff Ombuds Officer at The University of Texas at Austin

July 7, 2011

Jennifer Graf Sims, associate ombuds for Bridgepoint Education in San Diego, Calif., has been selected as the first staff ombuds officer for The University of Texas at Austin. The appointment will be effective July 20.

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Searching the stars with Lara Eakins

May 3, 2010
Searching the stars with Lara Eakins

From telescope operators to piano tuners, The University of Texas at Austin recognizes the dedication of its staff during Staff Appreciation Week. During the next five days, Know will feature one staff member each day. Today we feature Lara Eakins from the Department of Astronomy.

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Staff Council to host Influenza Forum

Sept. 8, 2009
Staff Council to host Influenza Forum

Last year at this time Bob Harkins' main priority was the special needs shelter at the Population Research Center in the wake of Hurricane Ike. This fall Harkins, associate vice president for campus safety and security, has a different priority H1N1 influenza.

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Flu prevention is university priority for fall 2009

Sept. 8, 2009
Flu prevention is university priority for fall 2009

University communities are particularly vulnerable this fall to the spread of influenza, both seasonal and novel H1N1.

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