A photo from the 11th floor.  A Huddle Room is on the left.  The white band is a markable wall surface.
A photo from the 11th floor. A Huddle Room is on the left. The white band is a markable wall surface.

Though tax-related scams are particularly prevalent in the U.S. at this time of the year, identity theft protection is important year round. The following video and infographic provides tips that all users can benefit from, including how to spot and avoid phishing emails, smishing (SMS/text phishing) scams, vishing (voice phishing) phone calls, and fake letters that claim to be from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), tax filing services, and other tax-related agencies.

UT System Administration Employees;

IRS Form 1095-C will be printed and mailed to current and former employees, retirees and other covered individuals by March 2, 2017. You are not required to wait for Form 1095-C before filing your personal income tax return.

What is Form 1095-C?

Join us for the first webinar of the Discover Break series.  Hosted by OSI, the Discover Break series gives you an opportunity to discover and enhance your skills, knowledge, thinking, and learning abilities through informative sessions and webinars.

Discovery Break Webinar

When: Thursday, March 9, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Topic: Using State Workforce Data to Examine Postgraduation Outcomes

Have you ever wondered what the new building looks like? Have you ever wondered where they are in the construction process?

Guess What?  You can find out!

Take a look at the OneUTSystem Image Gallery to see images and videos showing the progress and what the new building looks like.  The first video posted shows the Entry Lobby, Grand Staircase and Conference Rooms on the 1st floor.

http://www.utsystem.edu/sites/new-building/images

The Employee Service Awards Program is scheduled to take place on Friday, February 10, 2017 from 2-4pm in the Intercontinental Stephen F. Austin Hotel Ballroom.  Refreshments will be served following the ceremony.

Parking Details:

A lot has happened since the last update!

The Littlefield Doors carefully  installed in the new building.

There are a couple of CPR/AED Classes coming soon:

  • Adult, Child, & Infant CPR/AED
    • Tuesday, February 28, 2017 
      • 8am-12:30pm   
      • 1pm-4pm

Please sign up at: https://apps.utsystem.edu/ORMTraining/TrainList.aspx

 

UT System Learning Zone

Beginning Monday, January 9th, the UT System Learning Zone will have a new look and feel.  Powered by Skillsoft, the Learning Zone provides high-quality, innovative, cloud-based learning and performance support resources.  The new and improved Learning Zone features a fresh, contemporary design, with the same great access to your eLearning courses, books, videos and more.

Take a moment to review these tips for creating strong passwords, and consider strengthening some of your passwords if they fall short.

-Do create unique passwords that use a combination of words, numbers, symbols, and both upper- and lower-case letters.

-Don’t choose passwords based upon details that may not be as confidential as you’d expect, such as your birth date, your Social Security or phone number, or names of family members.