Micro-Articles about Our Staff & Communities
Welcome Jared Martinez, HDAE’s new Wellness Coordinator!
Jared recently joined UCSB in March. In his role as the HDAE Wellness Coordinator, he interacts with all departments in HDAE, leading HomeStretch, Wellness Learn at Lunches, fitness activities, and more. In May, Jared made his mark by helping to lead UCSB's UC Move effort. Take a look at the article he authored in this issue of the Compass.
End of Year Reflection
As summer 2023 begins, I would like to express how grateful I am to lead such a talented and caring group of staff members. Reflecting on the past year, I am proud of our accomplishments. These would not be possible without your support and dedication.
Good for your health, mind, wallet & the environment!
UCSB brought back a long-standing tradition this May - our annual Bike to Work Day Breakfast. Bike to Work Day is a nationally-celebrated event that promotes and supports people commuting by bike. This year, the Transportation Alternatives Program hosted a pancake breakfast at Henley Gate with raffle prizes, bicycle-shaped pancakes, and free bike repair.
HDAE Town Hall Recap
Thank you for attending the Town Hall Meeting on April 27, 2023. We had a full agenda, with much information to share and many folks to celebrate. At the meeting, I was pleased to announce organizational changes intended to improve our services. Residential Operations is now handling all aspects of the HDAE physical plant, including the custodial teams at the University and Events Centers. Distribution & Logistical Services has transitioned to the Residential Operations portfolio as it is more compatible with their functions.
Welcome to The Compass, UCSB Housing, Dining & Auxiliary Enterprises staff e-newsletter. From new staff and buildings, to innovative programs and initiatives that help HDAE offer a great experience to UC Santa Barbara students, we try to cover it all. If you wish to submit article ideas or highlights, please contact us: email@example.com.