Employee Programs Calendar
|BROWN GIVES||November-December 2016|
|BEAR Day||February 21, 2017|
|Staff Development Day||June 8, 2017|
Excellence Awards & BEAR Day
The Excellence Awards recognize staff members for their contributions in making Brown a better place to work. Brown Employee Appreciation and Recognition (BEAR) Day, a community celebration of years of service and performance excellence, is held each February to celebrate the ongoing achievements of staff. Excellence Award winners are chosen by a selection committee representing the diverse Brown community and will be recognized at BEAR Day. Click here to review the Excellence Award Categories and the FAQs.
BROWN GIVES is an annual charities drive supporting the United Way of Rhode Island.
From November 1 - December 31, give to BROWN GIVES by clicking here. You may also give a $10 or 20/month fixed amount during Open Enrollment, beginning November 7.
Staff Development Day
On Staff Development Day, Brown staff invest in their personal and professional growth, increase their knowledge about Brown University, and gain a better understanding of faculty research. Now in its 24th year, Staff Development Day was recently honored with a CASE District 1 award in the Special Events category. Click below to learn more about this special day of learning for Brown staff.
- Staff Development Day 2013 anniversary video (link coming soon)
- Happy Video
Bear Bargains is a discount program for all members of the Brown community. A Brown ID Card allows students, faculty, and staff access to a variety of discounts and services in the Providence area and beyond. Click here to access the July 2016 list of discounts.