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Register for Corporate Challenge and Help Support Special Olympics!

August 9 - October 10

Corporate Challenge 2019

Registration for the 2019 Richardson Corporate Challenge is now open! This annual, Olympic-style competition brings local companies and organizations together to raise money for Special Olympics Texas and engage in friendly competition. The Challenge runs from August 9 to October 10 with a wide range of events, from volleyball and kickball to bowling and poker.

Download the event schedule (PDF [Portable Document Format File] ) and UT Dallas team signup sheet (PDF [Portable Document Format File] ), and return your completed form to [email protected]. Also, save the date for this year's Opening Ceremony and Great Walk on Friday, August 9, at 5:30 p.m. at Galatyn Plaza (2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, TX 75082).

Call for T-shirt designs: Help us create the Team UTD T-shirt! The winning design will receive a PRIZE! Please submit designs to [email protected]. The deadline for submitting designs is July 15.

Special Olympics

Fundraisers

If you’re unable to participate but would like to help with the fundraising efforts, donate here. Please help Team UTD reach our goal of raising $1,000 for Special Olympians!

i Fratelli Dough-nation

A portion of all sales from orders placed on the dates below at any location will go to Special Olympics. Orders placed can be delivered on a later date and still count toward fundraising. Please mention UT Dallas Corporate Challenge when ordering.

Mondays July 15, August 5, August 26 and September 16.

Raffle Tickets

Corporate Challenge raffle tickets are available for $5. Each ticket buys you a chance to win one of three pairs of roundtrip airline tickets with hotels stays. All sales benefit Special Olympics Texas. Purchase tickets at the Office of Human Resources (AD 3.108), or call 972.883.2072 for more information.

 

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Mammograms on Campus

August 14, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The UT Southwestern mobile mammography unit will visit the Loading Zone North of the Activity Center on Wednesday, August 14.

Call 214.645.2560 or 866.277.0710 with your health insurance information to schedule an appointment for any time from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. that day. Most insurance plans are accepted. Sponsored mammograms are available for patients without health care coverage.

Download our flyer (PDF [Portable Document Format File] ), or contact [email protected] with any questions or concerns.

 

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Naturally Slim® Summer Session

Sign up between June 10 - 21
Program starts July 8

Losing weight and feeling your best doesn't have to mean giving up your favorite foods.

Ever wonder how some people can eat all their favorite foods and not gain weight? Naturally Slim® is an online program that will teach you how. And here's a hint: it doesn't include starving, counting calories or spending hours prepping "approved" foods.

Naturally Slim is a 10-week, online program based on Eatology™, the study of when, why and how we eat. Unlike diets, which rely on your willpower and "eat this, not that" advice, Naturally Slim teaches you simple, repeatable skills to help you lose weight and keep it off in the real world, without giving up the foods you love.

Apply between June 10 - 21, 2019.

The Naturally Slim program starts July 8, 2019 and is available to all UT SELECT and UT CONNECT Medical Plan members age 18 and above, including employees, retirees, spouses and dependents who have not participated in the last 12 months.

Find out more at www.naturallyslim.com/LivingWell, or download our flyer (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )

 

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Wellness Day Program

Funding Available - Apply Now

The Office of Human Resources Benefits/Wellness Department encourages all divisions and schools to host a Wellness Day in their respective areas. Each division/school will be required to designate a Wellness Ambassador to coordinate the Wellness Day event. The Wellness Day event should consist of one or a variety of wellness activities allowable within the Wellness Tobacco Fund Guidelines.

An application form must be completed and submitted to HR. The applications will be reviewed and approved by the HR Benefits/Wellness Department. The funding will be based on the number of employees per division/school up to $1000. Applications will be accepted and approved in the order of receipt as long as funds are available; limit one per year per division/school. Once funds are exhausted, applications will no longer be accepted.

The Division or School must submit a report after the conclusion of the event using the Wellness Day Reporting Form and signed by the Head of the Division or School. The report must be accompanied by the flyer, sign-in sheet and surveys, comments or evaluations of the event.

Apply now or email [email protected] for more information.

 

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Live Financial Webinar

May 28, 29, and 30

Fidelity is hosting a Live Educational Webinar
"Make the Most of Your Retirement Savings", specifically for UT System.

Learn strategies and tips to help you manage your financial future with confidence, how to maximize your retirement savings, ways to save for retirement beyond your workplace savings plan, and steps you can take today to get prepared for retirement.

Register now to feel more confident about your finances!

DATE: May 28, 2019
TIME: 4:00pm ET

DATE: May 29, 2019
TIME: 2:00pm ET

DATE: May 30, 2019
TIME: 12:00pm ET

For more information, download our flyer. (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )

 

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Mammograms on Campus

June 7, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The UT Southwestern mobile mammography unit will visit the Loading Zone North of the Activity Center on Friday, June 7.

Call 214.645.2560 or 866.277.0710 with your health insurance information to schedule an appointment for any time from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. that day. Most insurance plans are accepted. Sponsored mammograms are available for patients without health care coverage.

Please contact [email protected] or [email protected] with any questions or concerns.

 

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Eating to Keep Your Cool this Summer

Wellness Lunch & Learn, May 16

Join Dr. Lona Sandon, Associate Professor of Clinical Nutrition at UT Southwestern Medical Center, on May 16 from noon to 1 p.m., to learn how to adopt a plant-based diet in the summer and how the fresh, juicy produce can help keep you cool and recover from exercising outdoors.

May 16, 2019
noon - 1 p.m.
JSOM 11.214 / JSOM 11.218

Space is limited, please RSVP by May 9, 2019 at https://utdallas.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_eypqV0sVoDkAnnn.

For more information, download our flyer. (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )

 

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