Category: Work/Life

Winner of Rodeo Tickets

Congratulations to Olga Sanchez, Office Assistant in the English Language Institute, for winning two rodeo tickets to tonight’s Martina McBride performance.  The tickets were donated by Fast Park & Relax, one of our Work/Life vendors.  Be sure to visit UHD’s Work/Life website to see what discounts are available to […]

Life Time Fitness for HealthSelect BCBS Members

With BlueExtras, HealthSelect BCBS participants and their covered eligible dependents have access to discounts on products and services that help support healthy lifestyles.     For a limited time, HealthSelect members may sign up for membership for a $29 one-time fee (no long-term contract required) and $29 per month to use […]

That Laptop in Your Lap May Be Dangerous

The computer age has already spawned a number of ergonomic illnesses.  The latest?  “toasted skin syndrome,” which doctors say is caused by laptop computers resting too long on a user’s legs. As reported on the CBS News website, a 12-year-old boy and a law student have both been […]

Free Help to Quit Smoking

The Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Tobacco Prevention and Control Program is pleased to announce that beginning July 29th, state employees, retirees, their spouses and dependents are now eligible for a new tobacco cessation program that offers free nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) and free telephonic counseling. These […]