Vitality

May 2018 Edition

In the spirit of being sustainable, economically efficient, and allowing instant access to the latest Vitality Employee Newsletter, we provide all issues in electronic format.


2018-2019 Leadership Cumberland Applicants

2018-2019 Leadership Cumberland Applicants

Apply to Become a Leadership Cumberland Fellow for 2018-2019. Leadership Cumberland’s mission is to develop a program that serves Cumberland County by developing individuals to become effective leaders in the workplace and community. Details about the program and an application link may be found inside this issue! (page 1)


Annual Open Enrollment: May 1 through June 1, 2018

Annual Open Enrollment: May 1 through June 1, 2018

May is open enrollment time for adding or changing benefits! Open enrollment is now available online via the Gateway through Self-Service Banner. Remember that Flexible Spending Accounts for health and/or dependent care reimbursement MUST be re-established each fiscal year during open enrollment. (page 2)


Wellness@Dickinson Incentives & 2018 Spring Into Fitness Challenge

Wellness@Dickinson Incentives & 2018 Spring Into Fitness Challenge

The Wellness@Dickinson programs and incentive period for this year is ending on May 31, and the 2018 Spring Into Fitness Challenge has ended. Check out the May issue for announcements, reminders and links to complete the online HRA and select your 2017-2018 Wellness@Dickinson Incentive. (pages 2 & 5)


Project S.H.A.R.E. Community Service Opportunity: May 17

Project S.H.A.R.E. Community Service Opportunity: May 17

Join fellow employees of the college and the Center for Service, Spirituality, and Social Justice for an afternoon serving our community at Project SHARE! This opportunity will take place during Project SHARE's May distribution week. Look inside this issue to register and participate in this community program. (page 3)


2019 Spring Into the Semester Common Reading Book Program

2019 Spring Into the Semester Common Reading Book Program

Book nominations for the 2019 Spring Into the Semester common reading program are being sought for Spring 2019. This common reading program, hosted by Academic Affairs, Student Life, and the Waidner-Spahr Library, is designed to provide shared intellectual experiences, build community, and encourage dialogue on timely issues. Details and links to submit suggestions inside. (page 1)


Professional Development

  • Leadership Cumberland 2018-2019 (page 1)
  • New Hires (page 2)
  • Protecting Our Community (page 5)

Work Life Balance

  • Getting the Most Out of Your Benefits: Health Risk Assessments (page 2)
  • Aetna 1:1 Consultations (page 2)
  • Project SHARE Community Service (page 3)
  • National Bike to Work Day (page 3)
  • Carlisle Downtown Mile (page 3)
  • Nutrition: Recipe (page 4)


Wellness Programs & Events

  • Free Blood Pressure Screenings (page 4)
  • Massage Therapy (page 4)
  • Wellness@Dickinson Incentives (page 5)

Special Programs & Announcements

  • 2018 Recognition Brunch (page 1)
  • Open Enrollment (page 2)
  • Benefits & Wellness Fair (page 2)
  • 2018 Spring Into Fitness Challenge (page 2)
  • Wellness Fitness Incentive Winner (page 6)
  • Registration/Attendance Reminders (page 6)