Wisconsin Retirement System pension fund presentation

The Brown County Retired Educators Association is offering a free Retirement Planning Seminar at West High School from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 6. The speaker, Roger Byers, is a former benefit specialist with the Department of Employee Trust Funds, and a Wisconsin Retired Educators’ Association staff member.  This free, informative presentation is open to all employees and spouses covered by WRS. Registration is preferred, but walk-ins are welcome as well. RSVP by Friday, Dec. 2, by e-mailing Bev Braun at bbraun5@new.rr.com, or calling 920-499-4961.

Biometric Screening Event is April 18, $150 for completion

The annual biometric screening event will be held at 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, April 18 in the Phoenix Room of the University Union. In 2016, all state health insurance plans are offering $150 per employee and spouse/domestic partner for completing the Well Wisconsin Program. Participating in the biometric screening is the first step in completing the Well Wisconsin Program. Pre-registration is required, and there is a limited number of time slots available, the deadline is April 14. For more information visit the Human Resources posting.

Benefit Enrollment Period begins Oct. 8; Wellness Fair, too

Already distributed to employees but repeated here for the record: The annual Benefit Enrollment Period for 2013 begins Monday (Oct. 8) and runs through Nov. 2 for all participating plans. Detailed benefit info will be provided at www.uwservice.wisc.edu/2013 as it becomes available, so check back often. Employees also are reminded to monitor their email account for benefits info, keeping an eye out for emails from benefits@uwgb.edu and “UW HR Administration.”

Also remember the annual UW-Green Bay Employee Benefits and Wellness Fair will be held from noon-3 p.m. Monday (Oct. 8) in the Phoenix Room.