Employees using TAP for graduate-credit courses may be subject to taxes on tuition benefits exceeding $5,250 per year if the coursework is not job-related per the IRS standard. Harvard is offering a temporary Transitional TAP Fund to assist with these taxes. Learn more about the taxes here and find the TTF reimbursement form on the Benefits Strategies website.
Flu clinics are being offered in the Science Center Plaza tent every Monday and Wednesday from 12:00PM-3:00PM, beginning on Monday, September 14, 2020 through Wednesday, October 28, 2020. There will be no clinic held on Monday, October 12, due to the holiday. A Flu vaccine will be available for anyone with HUID and high-dose vaccine will be available for those age 65 and older. Learn more.
On September 9 at 4:00 p.m., a blackout period will begin for participants with Fidelity or Vanguard accounts, during which you cannot make any changes to or withdraw from these accounts. In addition, TIAA mutual fund account balances currently in funds that are not part of the new investment lineup will transfer to funds available in the new lineup. Learn more. Read more about Retirement Changes 2020 - Transfer of Existing Balances
In this 2-hour workshop on Sept 2, you will learn what self-regulation is and explore its role in managing your emotions, physiology, and state of mind. You will learn techniques that will increase your capacity to think clearly in moments where you’re feeling negative emotions. Learn more. Read more about Building Personal Resilience: Self-Regulation
Join us at the market every Tuesday, and help support the vital local farmers and food artisans who ensure we have fresh, healthy, safe food! The market will be modified to create a safe shopping environment for everyone: we will feature a limited number of vendors, and will have protocols in place in keeping with state requirements. Learn more.
In this workshop on August 19, you will learn what mental agility is, and how your ability to be flexible in your thinking supports resiliency. You will uncover your personal “fixed mindset traps” – ways of thinking that prevent you from operating with a growth mindset. Learn more. Read more about Building Personal Resilience: Mental Agility
In this workshop on August 5, you will learn the definition of optimism, and its undeniable connection to resiliency. In fact, social scientists consider optimism, to be the engine of resiliency. You will see first-hand that optimists are highly skilled at seeing situations as they actually are, moving quickly to identify the root cause of the problem. Learn more. Read more about Building Personal Resilience: Optimism