LGBT Pride Week Events, June 3-10
The Brigham Health LGBT & Allies Employee Resource Group is hosting several events in advance of and during the 2017 Boston Pride Parade, which takes place June 10, beginning at noon in Copley Square. Help decorate the Brigham’s parade float on June 3. Enjoy free appetizers and mingle with colleagues from BWH and other Partners institutions at a social at Fleming’s Steakhouse in Boston on June 7, 5:30-8 p.m. To sign up for these events or march with BWH in the parade, go to surveymonkey.com/r/bostonpride or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Coffee With Sabrina Williams, June 20
BWH Young Professionals is hosting an informal discussion with Sabrina Williams, MBA, interim vice president of Human Resources at Brigham Health. Ask questions and learn about her role at BWH, as well as her career path and advice for young professionals. Registration is required. Click here to sign up.
Employee Service Awards, June 7
The BWH community is invited to attend the 37th annual Employee Service Awards ceremony on Wednesday, June 7, 2 p.m., in the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School. Join colleagues, friends and family members, along with BWH leadership, in celebrating employees with five years of service through 50 years with music, festivities and a reception following the ceremony. Click here to find out if you or a colleague is receiving a Service Award this year.
Office 365 ProPlus Upgrade begins
Beginning this month, IS will begin migrating standard workstations and laptops across Brigham Health to Office 365 ProPlus, which includes the Office 2016 application suite. This migration, which will continue through October, is necessary because the current version will no longer be supported. Departments will be notified before their rollout begins. For information about Office 365 ProPlus and what is involved in migrating, click here.