News

Mar
1
2021
Exceptions to Weekly Required COVID-19 Testing
All faculty and staff who are working on campus regularly MUST complete weekly testing. Exception requests must be submitted to be excluded from this requirement. Learn more.
Feb
28
2021
Performance Reviews Open in Ignite
The 2021 Staff Performance Review Process is now open in Ignite and staff can now complete their self-evaluation.
Feb
27
2021
Baylor Family Support Survey
The Baylor Family Support Advisory Committee is seeking input regarding supportive practices that have been meaningful to you through supervision and areas for improvement to guide our work in relation to family and caregiver needs. We are kindly asking you to take 5 minutes of your time to complete this anonymous survey.
Feb
26
2021
Compassion Fund
The Baylor Family Compassion Fund was created to help members of the Baylor Family. Specifically, this fund is intended to help Baylor faculty, staff and our contract partners such as Aramark and Follett who find themselves in crisis with no other means of support.
Feb
25
2021
Virtual Checkup from Catapult Health
Catapult Health is offering a VirtualCheckup™ at no cost to all employees and spouses who are enrolled in our BCBS health plan. If you participated in a Catapult checkup in the past, a year-to-year results comparison is included in your checkup. Register before March 12.
Feb
24
2021
Island Hop Challenge
Caribbean Island Hop Challenge will begin on Monday, March 1. For the month of March, complete the goal of 100,000 steps (about 3500 steps/day...you can DO IT!) and your name will be entered in a drawing for AWESOME door prizes. Register Today!
Feb
23
2021
Leadership Spotlight: Jon Singletary
Dr. Jon Singletary is the featured leader on this week’s Leadership Spotlight and will be putting a different perspective on leadership and discussing leading from the inside out. Sign up in Ignite to attend at noon on Friday, March 5.
Feb
22
2021
Baylor's Bright Scholarship Winners - Cynthia & Ellen Weaver!
Congratulations to Cynthia & Ellen Weaver, daughters of Baylor employee William Weaver, for being selected to the Baylor's Bright Scholarship at Vanguard College Prep School!
Feb
22
2021
COVID-19 Testing Update
Regular weekly COVID-19 testing resumed on Monday, February 22 for students, faculty and staff at all campus locations. Learn more at www.baylor.edu/coronavirus.
Feb
21
2021
FitCheck at Baylor
The department of HHPR invites you to participate in a health and wellness check run by our students in conjunction with the Family Practice Residency program of Waco. The program will follow University health & safety guidelines for COVID-19.
Feb
21
2021
Timecards During University Closures
Learn important information on how to enter hours correctly on your timecards for inclement weather days, such as last week's Texas Winter Storm.
Feb
20
2021
February BaylorPLUS Salute Nominees
See which of your peers have been nominated for their "above and beyond" service in February! Salutes may be submitted by colleagues, students, or parents throughout the year. Nominate someone today!
Feb
20
2021
UPCOMING: Staff Performance Review and Goals
The 2021 staff performance review process will open March 1, 2021. Learn about timelines, self-evaluation info, manager guides, and more.
Feb
19
2021
New Ignite Service Desk- Coming February 26!
Beginning on February 26, 2021, the in system Ignite Help Desk and Ignite Call Center will merge with the HR Service Center to form the Ignite Service Desk. From February 26 onward, all inquiries for either of these service desks will be routed to one location: The Ignite Service Desk. Learn more!
Feb
18
2021
UPDATE: Floating Holidays
Baylor Staff were provided with two "Floating Holidays" to use whenever desired, in consultation with the staff member's immediate supervisor, prior to May 31, 2021. Learn more about how to enter this time into Ignite.
Feb
17
2021
2021 All Staff Meeting Available Online!
February 3, 2021 was the Virtual Spring 2021 Welcome Back All Staff Meeting. Baylor leaders provided information for staff regarding Baylor’s COVID-19 efforts and plans for the spring semester and staff recognition opportunities. Watch today!
Feb
15
2021
America Saves Week
Every year more than 1,700 organizations join together
to encourage Americans to save for their futures. We’re
proud to take part by sending all TIAA participants
valuable tips and resources to help them save more.
Feb
13
2021
January BaylorPLUS Salute Nominees
See which of your peers have been nominated for their "above and beyond" service in January! Salutes may be submitted by colleagues, students, or parents throughout the year. Nominate someone today!
Feb
2
2021
COVID-19 Testing, Campus Safety Measures, and Reminders
The diligent adherence to our health and safety policies, preventive measures, and testing participation by Baylor faculty and staff directly impact our ability to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in the Baylor community. We ask that you please review the items in this article related to Campus Safety Measures, Weekly COVID Testing, Spring 2021 Academic Event Proposals, and Employee Resources.
Feb
1
2021
Welcome Back Staff Meeting
Join us Wednesday, February 3 at 11:00am for a Zoom Webinar that will discuss important updates and upcoming staff events.
Jan
31
2021
Staff Performance Review Process
The staff performance review process will launch in early March. More information – including timelines and instructions for completing the process in Ignite - will be provided in the coming weeks. There are some steps you can take now to work towards a smooth and meaningful review process.
Jan
30
2021
Open Seats for Staff Council
Nominations are now open for names of staff members to serve on the Staff Council! The deadline for nominations is Monday, February 15.
Jan
29
2021
Staff Award Nominations
Do you know a Baylor Staff member or leader who goes "above and beyond" expectations that you would like to recognize for their devotion to excellence? Nominations are now open for Outstanding Staff and Distinguished Leadership Awards.
Jan
27
2021
New Learning Resource for Managers
Leadership Spotlight is a twice monthly, half-hour interview series highlighting and learning from Baylor leaders sharing real-world leadership challenges, examples, and advice. Sign up today!
Jan
26
2021
Naturally Slim
Whether you’re at home or on-the-go, Naturally Slim will help you build lifelong health habits that lead to weight loss, less stress, better sleep, and more. Registration now open!
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