Greetings from the University Staff Advisory Council!

September Meeting Highlight

Vanderbilt's Men's Basketball Head Coach, Jerry Stackhouse was our keynote speaker of the month.  Coach Stackhouse shared about how he was raised, his philosophy on coaching and what he is looking forward to this season.  For additional details, view the recording.

Around VU

  • Get your discounted tickets for the Faculty and Staff appreciation football game this Saturday, Sept 18.
  • Register for the virtual Staff Town Hall, which will include a moderated question-and-answer session, on Tuesday, Sept 21.
  • The Fall Staff Assembly, slated for Nov 2, will recognize staff excellence and many contributions.  Submit your nominations for the fall staff awards through Sept 30.

Support the Employee Hardship Fund

Vanderbilt's Faculty and Staff Hardship Fund provides assistance to qualifying faculty and staff who are experiencing a temporary hardship due to a significant life event.

How can you help? 
  • Connect your Kroger card to the Vanderbilt Employee Assistance Program through the Kroger Community Rewards Program.
  • Make a donation via check to the VU Hardship Fund and send to Work/Life Connections-EAP, Vanderbilt University Medical Arts Building, Suite 010, Nashville, TN, 37212.

Meet a Member:  Olivia Hill

Power Plant Supervisor, Facilities Department

For Olivia's full feature and to connect with USAC representatives from around the university, visit our USAC Blog.
Your Group Number and Representatives 
If you are unsure of what group you are in or who your USAC Representatives are, you can find your Department's Group Number on the USAC website.  Once you know your group number, click Representatives for a complete list.

Let's Get Social

If you have an event, activity or resource relevant to university staff that would benefit from promotion via the USAC social media channels (Instagram, Twitter and Facebook), use our social media form submit your information. 
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USAC is committed to being a champion for staff.  Our digital door is always open.  Do not hesitate to share your feedback or experiences via or via our anonymous form.

All are welcome!  USAC Meetings are held from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month and are open to staff members served by the council.
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