The August 2023 issue of the HR Source newsletter is out now and it is our 100th issue! Reflect back on 100 issues of the HR Source newsletter, get ready for the Quarter Century Club breakfast, and find ways to observe Women’s Equality Day. Find reminders from the Benefits unit focused on National Wellness Month, get updates from the Modernization team, and explore a wealth of learning opportunities.

In the August 2023 issue you’ll find:

  • Our 100th Issue! We’ve been bringing you 8 years’ worth of important higher education topics such as policy and law updates, best practices and insights, employee engagement, professional development opportunities, diversity and inclusion, departmental reminders and so much more. It has been our honor to inform and engage you over the years! If you’d like to take a trip down memory lane, please check out our very first issue published in March of 2015.
  • You are invited to attend the 90th annual Quarter Century Club event in Pullman, WA. The event is open to the public and the celebration recognizes WSU employees who have reached the impressive milestone of 25 years of service. If you would like to attend, please register by Tuesday, September 19, 2023.
  • June 4, 1919 marks a historic day in American history when the 19th amendment to the Constitution was passed, guaranteeing all American women the right to vote. To honor this day, the U.S. Congress designated August 26th as Women’s Equality Day. Read the HR Source newsletter to find ways to celebrate Women’s Equality Day, like:
  • Modernization updates:
  • Benefits reminders:
    • August is National Wellness Month! This is a great time to identify your wellness priorities for the upcoming academic year, prepare to make changes, and set a rhythm before the semester starts.
    • Be sure to visit the Wellcoug webpage often for updates, new offerings, and resources to help you care for yourself and others!
  • Learning opportunities:
  • Reminders: