Employee Assembly Staff Forums
7/18/22- Employee Assembly Forum: Farewell to Mary Opperman-A Moderated Conversation
Panelists include Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Mary Opperman, Employee Assembly Chair Andrea Haenlin-Mott, Immediate Past Employee Assembly Chair Jessica Withers, and several past Employee Assembly Chairs. The Employee Assembly gathered to wish Vice President Opperman a fond farewell as she prepares to leave Cornell after 26 years of service. In a moderated conversation, Vice President Opperman responded to panelists' questions, reflected on her career at Cornell, and imparted her thoughts on the direction she hopes the University will take.
2/18/22 - Employee Assembly Staff Forum: COVID in the new semester - A Panel Discussion
Panelists include Provost Mike Kotlikoff, Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Mary Opperman, Vice Provost for Academic Integration Gary Koretzky, and Eleanor and Howard Morgan Professor Peter Fraizer (Operations Research and Information Engineering) as they discuss the development and implementation of our COVID-19 mitigation strategies as we begin the new semester.
6/8/2021 - Employee Assembly Staff Forum: University Finance Update
Panelists include Joanne DeStefano, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Paul Streeter, Vice President for Budget and Planning, as they review the FY21 budget, discuss what was learned, and discuss impacts to FY22.
3/12/2021 - Employee Assembly Staff Forum: COVID - A Year Later
Panelists include President Pollack and her colleagues at the one-year milestone of the campus (and the world) reacting to the impacts of COVID-19. This will be a look back and a look ahead, with a focus on the years effect on the staff community.
2/23/2021 - Community Building: Engaging in Difficult Conversations
Panelists include key leaders from across the campus to discuss means of engaging the community in conversations surrounding campus climate (diversity, equity & inclusion).
1/21/2021 - Panel Discussion - Employee Education Benefits
12/14/2020 - Wind Down to Winter Break Panel Discussion
12/1/2020 - Staff Forum - Cornell Health
Staff Feedback Forum - 2020 Summer Series
COVID-19 Staff Forums
Series of forums with senior leadership held early on in the pandemic to discuss issues, address concerns and answer questions.