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Quality of Worklife Workshops: 2002 Spring Semester

Human Resources is pleased to offer the following workshops on topics related to dependent care issues and emotional well-being. Descriptions of these QOWL workshops and the required online registration procedures are at

These hour-long workshops (followed by an optional half-hour for discussion and role-play) are presented by experts from:


Beating the Winter Blues (EAP)
Thurs., January 24 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Room 223, Houston Hall

Helping Your Child Achieve in School: Assisting with Homework (LifeBalance)
Thurs., Febrary 7 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Room 223, Houston Hall

Handling the Difficult and Angry Customer (EAP)
Thurs., Febrary 21 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Room 223, Houston Hall

Legal Issues for Older Relatives (LifeBalance)
Thurs., March 7 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Room 223, Houston Hall

Personality Styles: Identifying Yours and Working with Theirs (EAP)
Thurs., March 21 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Room 223, Houston Hall

The Juggling Act: Balancing Work and Family (LifeBalance)
Thurs., April 4 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Room 223, Houston Hall

Stress Management (EAP)
Thurs., April 18 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Room 223, Houston Hall

Resolving Conflicts with Teens (LifeBalance)
Thurs., May 2 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Room G16, Irvine Auditorium


Contact Orna Rosenthal at (215) 898-5116 or Please feel free to bring a brown bag lunch to these sessions.

Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 18, January 15, 2002


January 15, 2002
Volume 48 Number 18

Jim Lehrer, an award-winning journalist from PBS, will deliver the commencement address at Penn on May 13.
A newly created endowed chair at CHOP is in memory of one endocrinologist and will be held by another endocrinologist, a long-time Penn faculty member.
The Open Forum on the Strategic Plan, originally scheduled for today, will be held on Monday, January 28 in 200 College Hall.
The Senate Committee on the Economic Status of the Faculty issues their annual report which has countless comparisons and conclusions.
A memorial service will be held today for a Wharton junior who died over the winter break.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday for a staff couple who both died over break.
The Penn's Way Campaign concludes its weekly drawings and has named a grand prize winner for the iBook.