Skip to content Skip to navigation

Employee News

January 24, 2020 | Posted In: Working at Stanford
This April, University Human Resources is launching a new Protection of Minors management system (ePOM) to streamline and centralize the process for registering minors programs and activities at Stanford. 
group of employees smiling
January 8, 2020 | Posted In: Engage
A great workplace includes frequent recognition and appreciation sharing from managers and co-workers. Whether for lending an extra hand, individual or team results, mastery of key competencies and behaviors, or service contributions, faculty and staff make Stanford an exceptional place to work and...
compass icon used for Our Vision
January 7, 2020 | Posted In: Benefits & Rewards, Working at Stanford
Fostering affordability within our community The Affordability Task Force (ATF), established in fall 2018 as part of the university’s long-range vision process, is now concluding work to develop recommendations that address some of our regional affordability challenges. Even before a comprehensive...
December 16, 2019 | Posted In: Working at Stanford
Did you know the unemployment rate in the Bay Area is less than three percent and there is less than one person available for every open position? For any employer in the Bay Area, it has become increasingly challenging to retain and recruit top talent.  Stanford is no different, which is why...
December 10, 2019 | Posted In: Engage
The annual employee calendar is ready to download! Enjoy photos of your co-workers taken at several employee events throughout 2019 as you get psyched for 2020. Two sizes are available for download; 8-½ x 11 and 11 x 17.
December 2, 2019 | Posted In: Engage
Thousands of employees came together to help families and members of our local communities in need during our fourth annual Cardinal at Work Cares: Giving Essentials Drive, resulting in donations of more than 3,200 personal care packs and more than 1,000 jacket and coats.
October 24, 2019 | Posted In: Manager Toolkit
In today's highly competitive job market, mastering the art of writing a compelling job posting is essential to attracting the best qualified candidates. A winning job posting is an advertisement that serves as the front line of your recruiting efforts by highlighting the most interesting aspects...
Volunteers sort through employee-donated supplies at one of the 2018 Cardinal at Work Cares assembly parties
September 27, 2019 | Posted In: Engage
As a manager, you have significant influence to uphold a positive culture within your work environment. One aspect of the workplace culture for managers to understand and nurture is the importance of volunteering in the lives of your team members. Volunteering can bring an increased sense of...
medical plans
September 25, 2019 | Posted In: Benefits & Rewards, Health
A new plan, Trio by Blue Shield, is available to those who live in the plan’s service area. Also, Stanford is discontinuing the EPO plan amid concerns about the plan's affordability moving forward.
think green lightbulb
September 19, 2019 | Posted In: Benefits & Rewards, Health
We’re reducing the amount of materials we create for Open Enrollment, in support of the university’s Zero Waste 2030 initiative. We started by listening to your ideas from last year’s Open Enrollment exit survey. Our benefits team strives to offer plan options that are as diverse as our community...