August 18th: Vendor Planning and Negotiations Training with ClearEdge

Submitted by Ron Dinning Do you engage with vendors as part of your job? Would you like the chance to develop stronger communication skills and specific techniques for more effectively working with them? Join us on August 18th from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM CT for ClearEdge’s Planning and Negotiations Training! Grounded in ClearEdge’s Leverage […]

WUSM ITSS celebrates Juneteenth

In honor of Juneteenth, Washington University School of Medicine – Information Technology Support Services gathered for the annual celebration. The celebration was hosted on Monday, June 20th, 2022, by Travon Walker, Supervisor of Clinical Operational Support. WUSM ITSS celebrated Juneteenth by hosting an interactive learning discussion led by guest speaker Shana Frierson, a diversity and […]

WashU IT Congratulates Staff Service Milestones

Washington University IT congratulates several of its employees as they reach their respective service milestones. WashU staff members have served between five and forty-five years in various capacities. Washington University IT commends them for their excellent and diligent work for the University and looks forward to future successes! Length of Service Milestones 45 Years:Maurice Jones […]

WashU Welcomes Jessie Minton as Vice Chancellor for Technology and Chief Information Officer 

Jessie Minton, vice provost and chief information officer at the University of Oregon, has been appointed vice chancellor for technology and chief information officer at Washington University in St. Louis, effective April 15th, 2022. Minton led the University of Oregon’s transition to a fully remote learning environment during the COVID-19 pandemic, launched a HIPAA-compliant telehealth […]

Introducing the IT Organizational Change Management (OCM) Team

The Portfolio and Project Management Office (PPMO) at Washington University in St. Louis is improving customer support. The Performance Support and Communications team has reorganized and rebranded as the IT Organizational Change Management Team (OCM). The Team’s mission is to support the people side of change within the organization. As a part of this initiative, […]

Virtual Danforth Staff Day

Remember Danforth Staff Day 2019? The weather was amazing, and we gathered as a community to celebrate staff, recognize service milestones and have fun together. Many of us met Chancellor Andrew Martin for the first time, as he joined us to honor staff and participate in the festivities. Our Staff Day agenda featured a picnic-style […]