Bi-weekly COVID-19 Update - April 24, 2020

Published Friday, April 24, 2020 at 12:36pm

Employee Update

April 24, 2020

MCCCD’s Department of Public Safety is committed to providing community-oriented services while ensuring our campuses are safe and secure for students, faculty, staff, and visitors.

Watch the video here >

Updates from our System

Newsletter Update

Over the last month, we have provided our employees with updates twice a week via the COVID-19 newsletter. As we all continue transitioning to our new normal, the COVID-19 newsletter will now be delivered to your inbox once a week on Wednesdays.

View previous editions here >

View all previous audio/video messages here >

Benefits Update

Open Enrollment continues until Friday, May 1, 2020, at 5 p.m. HR continues to provide a number of resources, including new charts that will help our employees determine which medical and dental options are best suited for their needs.

Review charts, learn about spending accounts here >

Governing Board Work Session

The Maricopa community is welcome to view/or listen to the Governing Board Work Session on Tuesday, April 28 beginning at 4 p.m.

To attend the virtual meeting:

Follow this link, enter your name, and email address and select “Join by browser.” Please follow the onscreen instructions to view the event.

To join solely by audio conference:

By phone, simply dial: +1-408-418-9388 followed by the meeting access code 261 412 830 # #.

View the Tuesday, April 21 Work Session here >


Intellectual Wellness

Wellness Maricopa is proud to announce our Wellness 360 portal is now available for part-time employees! The portal is filled with wellness-related content including videos on mastering stress.

Learn how to log in and set-up your account today >

A Moment of Positivity

Collectively, we are always looking for ways to keep our community together. No matter what you are feeling, here’s to hoping these short quotes of inspiration from our colleagues help brighten your day.

Janelle Elias

Rio Salado College

"Look for the silver linings and lessons learned from these challenges. We are better together."

Jake Ormond

Glendale Community College

“Life's not about waiting for the storms to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain.” “I keep this close each day, reminding me to count my blessings and find the greatness in each and every day. Stay healthy and be well, Maricopa colleagues.”

Michael Tracey

Chandler-Gilbert Community College

"Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more so that we may fear less." - Marie Curie

Marta Serpas

Mesa Community College

"Every cloud has a silver lining"

Have words of encouragement or an inspirational quote you’d like to share? Send them to us here.

Local and National Resources

Arizona Department of Health Services

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Maricopa County Public Health

Arizona Together