Open the Windows to Better Health and Savings
stagnant indoor air can be the source of health problems. Lower your energy
bills and improve the spaces where you live and work by opening a few
windows! Associate Dean Bryant Evans makes a few simple suggestions in this
week’s summer ”Going Green” column.
VP Mason Announces Renewed Adult Ed Funding
Mason, Vice President for Business and Continuing Education, was just
informed by the Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (DLLR) that
his division’s application for FY 2015 funding of BCED Adult Education
programs has been accepted. The amount of the grant is $833,699 and
includes funding for four new sites. The grant began July 1.
Annual Pay Increments in Effect as of July 1!
pay increments went into effect July 1, 2014 for eligible employees. The
increments are based on your start
date. For all employees hired July 1-Dec. 31 of any year, the pay
increment begins July 1. For those hired Jan. 1-June 30, the increment
begins Jan. 1, 2015. Regular biweekly employees can expect paychecks
dated July 16th to have a partial increment value (the new
rate effective from July 1-8, 2014). Paychecks dated July 30th
and beyond will have the full increment.
Notice to Managers and Supervisors: How to Designate
Someone to Sign a Payroll Form in Your Absence
fill out this form to designate
someone to sign payroll forms in your absence. Contact the Payroll
Office at 410-209-6047 with any questions or concerns!
Congratulations Professor Thao-Nhi Luu!
Dr. Diana Zilberman, Director of E-Learning: It is my pleasure to inform
you that Professor Thao-Nhi Luu’s MAT 91 online course received QM’s
certification for meeting its standards of high quality! Congratulations,
Spread the Word!
Low-Cost Quality Child Care Available
Clarence W. Blount Child Development Center is now enrolling for summer
CCAMPIS (Child Care Access Means Parents in School) scholarships. The
College offers an infant-toddler and pre-school room program (6 months-5
years) and an evening aftercare program starting in the fall (ages 5-12).
Click here for flyer!
is available to students who are eligible to receive the Pell Grant and
unable to afford the full cost of quality child care. Students receiving a
child care subsidy from the State of Maryland are not eligible for
participation in the grant program, though sliding scale fees are
available. The deadline to enroll in the evening program is Aug. 11. See eligibility for CCAMPIS scholarships
receive assistance through this program, students must:
Be a Pell-eligible student-parent
Be enrolled in 3 credits (summer) or 6
Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5
Attend workshop trainings and participate in survey and evaluation
further information, contact Jinaki Kambui, Clarence W. Child Development
Center Program Director; Jodi Cosgrove, CCAMPIS Project Coordinator;
or Vivian Gross, CCAMPIS Program Group Leader at 410-462-7460.
Video Short: Coming Soon [to Your E-Learning
faculty training opportunities and a new learning management system called
Canvas will replace Blackboard in the near future! Learn how to be more
efficient at teaching all your courses. Watch the video!
Contract Processing, HR Working to Improve Life
for Contractual Employees
Contract Processing and HR Offices are working together to improve the
hiring and payment process for contract employees. The goal is to ensure
fair employment practices and consistency in the recruitment
and selection of BCCC contractual and temporary agency employees. When
submitting your contract requests to Tonya Anderson, please make sure of
A job description and documentation of credentials
are required when submitting new-hire packets and contracts. If
appropriate documentation was submitted during FY2014, please advise HR
when submitting the renewal contract request.
HR will also begin verifying credentials and
positions for requests to hire employees through temporary agencies. A
separate notification detailing this is forthcoming and will appear in the
Make sure a cut-off form (clink link below) is
submitted to Payroll for ALL contracts not renewed. HR will
obtain this information from Payroll to update and maintain an accurate
contract employee database.
Contractual Agreement Data Form
Substitute Replacement Late and Addendum Contract
Contractual Employment Cut Off Form
more information, please contact Sheryl Nelson or Ms. Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org.