News

Jun
14
2021
Ignite News & Announcements Feature
With a flood of emails and Microsoft Teams chats moving throughout your day, the Ignite News & Announcements Feature will provide you a simplified resource for receiving important information. Log into Ignite and scroll down to see this new feature. Check back regularly for new and updated content!
Jun
13
2021
Enneagram Leadership Program
Dean Jon Singletary, PhD, is partnering with the GSSW’s Center for Church and Community Impact to offer a certificate program called Enneagram for Leadership. Courses can be purchased individually or as a package. BU employees can enjoy a 20% discount!
Jun
12
2021
Professional and Leadership Development
Professional and leadership development courses are available through HR. Courses offered this summer include, Crucial Conversations, The Power of Habit, Leading Great Meetings, Making Your One-on-One Meetings Matter, Setting and Managing Goals, and more. Register today!
Jun
11
2021
FitWell for All Summer Program
If you are in Waco, please join us for an ALOHA summer including F45, Refit, Tone & Stretch, Bear Cycle, Boxing, Hip Hop, special Monday Madness activities, and Wacky Wednesday Workouts! Program is June 1 - August 6. Cost is only $30 for the entire summer!
Jun
10
2021
BCBS Fitness Program
With summer almost here, new eligible members will want to take advantage of this waived enrollment opportunity for the Fitness Program. The enrollment fee of $19 will be waived for eligible new members who sign up from June 1 to June 30, 2021.
Jun
9
2021
The Value of Advice
Watch this 2 minute video from CAPTRUST to learn how easy it is to become empowered to plan your financial future.
Jun
9
2021
TIAA Webinars – June 2021
During the month of June, TIAA is offering live webinars to help you prepare for retirement. If you are unable to attend these webinars when offered, they will be available for 90 days after each live event.
Jun
8
2021
Meet with CAPTRUST
CAPTRUST Participant Advisory Services offers FREE financial planning services to Baylor Employees. Meet with an advisor today to prepare for your future.
Jun
7
2021
May BaylorPLUS Salute Nominees
See which of your peers have been nominated for their "above and beyond" service in May! Salutes may be submitted by colleagues, students, or parents throughout the year. Nominate someone today!
Jun
1
2021
One Year Celebration
Congratulations! We have been operating within Ignite one full year today. Over the next few months we will highlighting Baylor’s achievements through the years through the stories of employees who have been a part of not only Ignite but the many advancements that came before it. Stay tuned!
May
26
2021
COVID-19 Testing and Masking Updates
Starting June 2, COVID-19 testing at the Clifton Robinson Tower will be 9am-10:30am and Washington Tower will be 11am-12pm. Additionally, please read about on campus Summer Mask Guidance.
May
23
2021
SAFE2SAVE Driving Competition
Be rewarded by putting down your phone while driving. Join SAFE2SAVE and Baylor University in driving change on the roads across Waco by participating in our Safe Driving Competition throughout the month of June!
May
20
2021
1st Baylor Bright Scholarship Graduate
Vanguard College Preparatory School is pleased to announce the graduation of its first graduating Bright Scholarship recipient, Emma Lowe. Lowe earned the Bright Scholarship in 2016 as an incoming 7th grader from Midway Middle School. Congratulations!
May
17
2021
Saturday Family Vaccine Clinic
Baylor Health Services will hold a Family Vaccine Clinic this Saturday, May 22, from 1 to 4:30 p.m. in the McLane Student Life Center (SLC) gym. Each family member will need to choose a time range to arrive, complete this online form, and bring the form to their scheduled appointment.
May
16
2021
Floating Holiday Hours Expire May 31
Floating Holiday hours were given to eligible employees due to a change in the 2020 Baylor Holiday schedule. These hours will not be paid out and will expire on May 31, 2021 if not used. If you have any Floating Holiday hours, please ensure you use these hours before utilizing any vacation or sick time.
May
15
2021
Ignite System Downtime
Our next quarterly update from Oracle is scheduled Friday, May 21 – Sunday, May 23. During the update, Ignite access and/or services will not be available. Learn more.
May
14
2021
Student Employment Info
Learn information about Summer Student Worker hours, timecard monitoring and approvals, FICA deductions, Fall & Spring hiring/rehiring, and a training video.
May
13
2021
Goal Setting
The goals module in Ignite will be opened up this summer. In the meantime, you can use this Word template to create and track your goals out of system.
May
12
2021
Wellbeing News
Learn more about upcoming events and resources for Baylor Wellbeing such as a safe driving competition, virtual appointments, investment advice, a digital weight-loss program, and more.
May
10
2021
April BaylorPLUS Salute Nominees
See which of your peers have been nominated for their "above and beyond" service in April! Salutes may be submitted by colleagues, students, or parents throughout the year. Nominate someone today!
May
3
2021
Reminder: Mandatory Reporting for Title IX & Civil Rights
Baylor University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory learning, living, and working environment for all members of the University community. We accomplish this together through many venues but most importantly through our Sexual and Interpersonal Misconduct (Title IX) and Civil Rights policies and the requirements of mandatory reporting. Employees with direct or indirect knowledge of alleged policy violations have a responsibility to report, even if you believe the information has already been reported. We all play a part!
May
2
2021
Take the Shot. Win the Game. Dominate COVID-19.
Vaccinated individuals can be exempt from weekly testing once the vaccination is reported to Baylor. Learn more about vaccine resources and notification procedures!
May
1
2021
Staff Merit is Coming!
There are steps managers should take now to ensure you are prepared for a successful Staff Merit process. Learn more!
Apr
30
2021
Leadership Spotlight: Developing and Supporting Women in Leadership
Dr. Lenore Wright returns to Leadership Spotlight to discuss developing supporting women in leadership. Sign up in Ignite to attend at noon on Friday, May 7.
Apr
29
2021
Save Time with FindTime
Looking for an easy way to create a poll to find a meeting time? Use Microsoft FindTime in the desktop or web-based versions of Outlook to reach consensus on a meeting time among people both within and beyond Baylor. Simply open a new Outlook message, select the people you want to invite, and click the "New Meeting Poll" icon. Follow the prompts to set up and distribute your poll. FindTime can even create a meeting invite once the group agrees on a meeting time! To learn more about Microsoft FindTime, visit www.baylor.edu/helpdesk/findtime.
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