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Sleep and Total Health

In this informative session, we will be discussing the importance of sleep to the body. Additionally, we'll be discussing common sleep disorders in adults and children, as well as the overall relationship between stress, anxiety, mood, and sleep health


Service Drive with Food Share Ventura County

We have partnered with Food Share, a local nonprofit organization serving Ventura County. Food Share has been providing meals for individuals experiencing food insecurity since 1978. Today, staff and volunteers distribute more than 17 million pounds of food, or more than 20 million meals annually through its 190 pantry and program partners. We are excited to invite you to support Food Share by participating in our food drive!

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Retirement Spotlight

During the month of April, Human Resources will be offering and highlighting additional opportunities to prioritize your retirement. Whether you are just starting to save or nearly ready to retire, take advantage of one-on-one consulting, on-demand educational webinars, or MetLife’s four-part Retirewise workshop series.

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Supervisor Training Series

As a supervisor, you have the incredible opportunity and responsibility to lead your employees and teams to success. In doing so, you may need to engage in difficult conversations, provide feedback, and directly address performance and behavior issues.

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Pepperdine Family Baseball Game

University Events invites you to a Family Baseball Game on Saturday, March 25 at 1pm. At this event, there will be swag giveaways, concessions, and family-friendly activities such as face painting, and more.

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Wellness Week Recap

During the week of February 27 - March 3, Human Resources hosted the 2023 Wellness Week, featuring resources and programming for Pepperdine staff and faculty to prioritize their holistic wellness.


New Bank of America Partnership Benefits

Good news! As a Pepperdine University employee, you have special access to enroll in the Bank of America Preferred Rewards program and receive Gold tier benefits without the combined qualifying balance of $20,000. All you need to do is have an existing or new eligible personal Bank of America checking account, set up your Pepperdine University payroll direct deposit into an eligible Bank of America checking or savings account, then enroll in Preferred Rewards to start receiving your Gold tier benefits.

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2023 Wellness Week

Pepperdine exercises a holistic approach to faculty and staff wellness, acknowledging that each component of an employee's wellness, physical, social, spiritual, psychological, professional, financial, and intellectual, are intertwined and impact each other.

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Reminder of University Policies and Resources

As members of the Pepperdine community, we are charged with maintaining the standards of the University. We are all responsible for practicing integrity, honesty, and fairness in our daily work. Please review the information.

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Community Belonging and Faith

Pepperdine is committed to creating an environment that optimally supports the spiritual, scholarly, and professional development of all members of the Pepperdine community. Manifesting the creation of this environment requires invocation of and receptiveness to God's power, Dunamis. This session will elaborate on the Office for Community Belonging's DUNAMIS framework, setting the vision for a diverse community of radical love.