IN THE LOOP | December 12, 2022

calendar items

(For a full list of all UVU Staff holidays, see the PACE calendar)

December 12

Collaboration day: IR Holiday Social

December 13

Q&A / Meet & Greet with IR Director candidate

December 14

PACE Holiday Social at the UCCU Center

December 23 to January 2

UVU Staff Holidays/campus closure

January 16

UVU Staff Holiday - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 31-February 1

Spring 2023 UVU Data Summit

need to know

Data governance meeting on Teams

If you were not able to attend the Data Governance collaboration meeting on Teams Tuesday, please watch the recording in the meeting channel or on  SharePoint.

information items

Judy Martindale's retirement

Judy Martindale retirement announcement

Link to Kudoboard:

2022 PACE Holiday Social

2022 PACE Holiday Social

UVU Data migration - training

If you would like to watch the recording of the virtual training on migrating documents from Box to OneDrive or SharePoint, go here:

COVID-19 Info Resources for Staff

According to the CDC, Utah County is at a low level of COVID transmission.

  • If you are athigh risk for severe illness, talk to your healthcare provider about whether you need to wear a mask and take other precautions
  • Stayup to datewith COVID-19 vaccines
  • Get testedif you have symptoms
  • COVID-19 vaccination is strongly encouraged but no longer required to attend UVU. Vaccinations are available through the Utah County Health Department and traditional providers.
  • If you are feeling unwell, please avoid coming to campus. We want to keep our campus community healthy.
  • Free COVID-19 at-home test kits are available at Student Health Services, Human Resources, and Campus Connection. These are distribution-only sites, and there will not be anyone available to answer COVID-related questions. You can find answers on the CDC website or by contacting your healthcare provider.

We no longer track COVID-19 cases on campus or provide vaccination, but vaccines are available through your healthcare provider, a variety of pharmacies, and the Utah County Health Department.

repeating events

Dx Half-time

Every Wednesday at 11:45 is the Dx Half-Time meeting.  You can access the meeting in the Dx Community Team (in Microsoft Teams) in the Half-Time channel. This meeting is only 15 minutes long, and everyone in Dx is invited.

board game lunch

On Wednesdays, the conference room will be open from 12:00-1:00 pm for all those who want to play board games on their lunch break.

wolverine sightings

Want to say thanks to someone for a job well done? Send a Wolverine Sighting!

pace wants to hear from you!

Did you know that PACE has an anonymous suggestion box for comments, suggestions, or concerns for the PACE board at If you would like a personal response, please include your name.

Internal audit - ethicspoint

EthicsPoint is a system that provides individuals the ability to anonymously report concerns. Reports can be made online at or by phone at 877-228-5401.


Food Service Hours of Operation for Fall 2022

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2022 Food Services Winter Break Schedule


happy holidays

This is the last newsletter for 2022. Enjoy your time off--see you next year!

Christmas jokes

Q: What do you call a bankrupt Santa?

A: Saint Nickel-less


Q: What do snowmen call their offspring?

A: Chill-dren


Q: How much did Santa pay for his sleigh?

A: Nothing. It was on the house.


Construction photos

There are no new construction pictures today.