UNC Today: Tuesday, June 6, 2017

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June Payday Information

In 2003, Senate Bill 03-197 moved the end-of-the-month payday for state employees for June to the first working day in July. Alert 198 from the state controller's office has moved the payday for employees paid semi-monthly back to the last business day of June. Therefore, monthly pay will be paid on Monday, July 3, and semi-monthly pay for time worked June 1-15, will be paid on Friday, June 30. If you have questions, contact Payroll at 351-2700.

Emergency Alert System to be Tested June 14

A test of UNC's Emergency Alert Messaging System will be conducted about noon on Wednesday, June 14. The test message will be sent to UNC email accounts, text-enabled campus phones, subscribed cell phones (text message) and campus emergency poles. If you want to sign up to receive emergency alert text messages on your cell phone or if your cell phone number changed recently, instructions are available on the Emergency Alert System website.

Flipped Learning Pioneer to Speak June 14 at UNC Conference

Jon Bergmann, one of the developers of the flipped classroom concept and chief academic officer of the Flipped Learning Global Initiative, will present the welcoming keynote address for UNC's second annual Higher Education Flipped Learning Conference at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 14, in Ross 1010. His address will follow a 9 a.m. welcome by UNC Provost Robbyn Wacker. About 50 seats, which are free for UNC-affiliated individuals, are still available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information about the conference, visit the conference website.

Retirement Reception June 7 for Jeanie York

Extended Campus will host a retirement reception for Jeanie York 3-5 p.m. Wednesday, June 7, at the Loveland Center at Centerra. Stop by to congratulate Jeanie on her 32 years of service to UNC. Light refreshments will be served. The address and directions to the Loveland Center can be found here (PDF).

Simulated Emergency Rescues Scheduled June 7-8

The School of Nursing will host a multisite interdisciplinary emergency rescue simulation activity in collaboration with Aims Community College's emergency medical programs from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. June 7-8. Emergency vehicles and technicians will be working between Brown Hall (and the Zw parking lot) and Gunter Hall.

PASC/CSC Speaker Series June 7 to Cover Cultural/Resource Centers

The PASC/CSC Guest Speaker Series 10-11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 7, in Kepner 0040 (Coors Presentation Room) will feature Assistant Vice President for Equity and Inclusion Fleurette King and representatives from UNC's cultural and resource centers discussing the centers' crucial role as UNC works to be an inclusive, equitable and diverse campus. Information about future sessions, which coincide with PASC's monthly meetings, is available on the PASC website. PASC meetings are open to the UNC community.

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