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Upcoming Enhancements to Faculty and Staff Benefits

TO: All Staff and Faculty FROM: Robert A. Brown, President DATE: April 5, 2021 April 5, 2021 Dear Colleagues, As we continue to look forward beyond the challenges of the past year, we are grateful for your unwavering hard work during these unprecedented times. Your continued efforts have made it possible for us to advance […]


Increase Your Testing for the Month of April

TO: All Staff FROM: Kenneth Freeman, Interim Vice President for Human Resources & Ann Zaia, Director Occupational Health Center DATE: April 8, 2021 Dear Colleague: In light of rising COVID-19 cases in Boston and increasing reports of variants of concern in Massachusetts, everyone is urged to increase their testing frequency.  Adding a test onto your […]

Summer 2021 Staff Workplace Adjustment Process

TO: Boston University Staff FROM: Kenneth Freeman, Interim Vice President for Human Resources DATE: April 5, 2021 Dear Colleague: As we prepare to finalize plans for returning to campus for the Fall 2021 semester, we realize that some staff may have a continued need for staff workplace adjustments through Summer Semesters 1 and 2 (through […]


Wellness Days for Staff

TO: All Staff FROM: Dr. Robert A. Brown, President DATE: March 17, 2021 Dear Colleagues, As we look forward, we are mindful that the past 12 months have been uniquely challenging. You have adjusted and adapted to new ways of performing your work while experiencing changes and disruptions at home. To acknowledge your sustained efforts […]


Questrom Staffing Plan: A Phased-Approach to Increasing On-Campus Staffing Capacity

A memo from Susan Fournier, Allen Questrom Professor & Dean Dear Colleagues, This letter lays out our plan to engage a phased approach to bring more staff back to on-campus work throughout the Spring 2021 semester and beyond. A return to on-campus work is vital as we look to reinvigorate and reunite our community. This need is especially salient as we approach the one-year mark […]