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Discover K-State

Human Capital Services (HCS) invites all new employees to attend the Discover K-State Lunch and Learn Series. This program is designed to provide a deeper dive into many topics employees should be made aware to help them integrate into the larger K-State community.

 

Discover K-State Lunch & Learn Series

Sessions Available

The Discover K-State Lunch & Learn Series will offer sessions throughout the year. Designed as a brown-bag event, these sessions will occur over the lunch hour (11:30-1:00 p.m.) at various locations across campus. Please review the program schedule for further details.

June 10, 2019

Saving for Retirement: A New Employee Perspective

Location: Leadership Studies, RM 123
Presented by TIAA

Register Now. Deadline June 6, 2019.


July 17, 2019

Information Technology Tools

Join us as we learn about key Information Technology Tools available to you as an employee of Kansas State University. The discussion will focus on Office 365 with an emphasis on calendar, collaborating and storage. Cyber security and other helpful IT tools will also be discussed.

Location: College of Business Building, RM 4061
Presented by the K-State Information Systems Office

Register Now. Deadline July 15, 2019.


August 20, 2019

Happiness in Manhappiness

Learn about the community surrounding K-State and the many opportunities to get involved and/or explore the region around you. This session will help provide resources for work-life balance within the Flint Hills Region.

Location: College of Business Building, RM 4061
Presented by TBD

Register Now.  Deadline August 16, 2019.

 

August 29, 2019

Well-being at K-State

Join us as we learn about the resources and services available to K-State employees that support wellness and overall good health. In this session, we discuss the services available at both Lafene Health Center and the Chester E. Peters Recreation Complex. A tour of the recreation complex will also be provided.

Location: Chester E. Peters Recreation Complex
Presented by Lafene Health Center and Recreational Services

Register Now. Deadline Aug. 27, 2019.


September 17, 2019

Saving for Retirement: A New Employee Perspective

Location: K-State Student Union, RM 206
Presented by VOYA

Registration information coming soon.


October 10, 2019

Legal Landscape

Come engage in a discussion about "to-dos" and "to-don'ts" of higher education law. This session is designed to help employees know the role of the University's Office of General Counsel, as well as common legal issues at a university. The discussion will include topics such as student privacy, records requests, First Amendment and free speech, contracts, reporting obligations, key policies, field trips with students, internships and volunteers, nepotism, and conflicts of interest.

Location: Bluemont Room, K-State Student Union
Presented by the Office of General Counsel

Register Now. Deadline October 10, 2019.

 

October 17, 2019

Well-being at K-State

Join us as we learn about the resources and services available to K-State employees that support wellness and overall good health. In this session, we discuss the services available at both Lafene Health Center and the Chester E. Peters Recreation Complex. A tour of the recreation complex will also be provided.

Location: Chester E. Peters Recreation Complex
Presented by Lafene Health Center and Recreational Services

Registration information coming soon.


November 14, 2019

Saving for Retirement: A New Employee Perspective

Location: TBD
Presented by TIAA

Registration information coming soon.


January 16, 2020

Saving for Retirement: A New Employee Perspective

Location: K-State Student Union, RM 206
Presented by VOYA

Registration information coming soon.

 

February 13, 2020

Well-being at K-State

Join us as we learn about the resources and services available to K-State employees that support wellness and overall good health. In this session, we discuss the services available at both Lafene Health Center and the Chester E. Peters Recreation Complex. A tour of the recreation complex will also be provided.

Location: Chester E. Peters Recreation Complex
Presented by Lafene Health Center and Recreational Services

Registration information coming soon.

 

February 18, 2020

Happiness in Manhappiness

Learn about the community surrounding K-State and the many opportunities to get involved and/or explore the region around you. This session will help provide resources for work-life balance within the Flint Hills Region.

Location: K-State Student Union, RM 206
Presented by TBD

Registration information coming soon.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Is this program mandatory?

All new employees are strongly encouraged to attend this program as it establishes a strong foundation for their new employment at Kansas State University.

 

Who should plan to attend this program?
  • All new benefits-eligible employees (faculty, unclassified and university support staff) who desire a deeper understanding of K-State.
  • Rehires that have been away form three or more years