Absentee Ballots, Well-being Webinars, Best Employer, Why Mask

 August 31, 2020

Concerned About In-Person Voting? Request an Absentee Ballot
If you are concerned about your health by voting in person, you can request an absentee ballot. All registered voters may request an absentee ballot for the general election. No special circumstance or reason is needed to receive and vote a mail-in absentee ballot in North Carolina. Visit the N.C. State Board of Elections website to learn how to request and submit your absentee ballot to ensure it is received to be counted toward the general election.

Well-Being Webinar Series
Duke's Personal Assistance Service has introduced a webinar series about the science of well-being and the practical tools and strategies you can use right away to emotionally support yourself and your team, department, unit, or organization. All sessions are taught by well-being experts from the Duke Center for Healthcare Safety and Quality, a research and training hub in the Duke University Health System. 

Duke Named a Best Employer in N.C. by Forbes
Forbes has named both Duke University and Duke University Health System among the “Best-in-State Employers” in North Carolina in 2020. According to the rankings released on Monday, Duke Health System placed sixth and the University 26th out of 100 employers in North Carolina.

Help Promote Safe Behaviors Outside the Workplace
The majority of staff and faculty who test positive for COVID-19 contracted the virus outside the work environment. As leaders, what you do sets an example for others, and wearing a mask is one the best ways to limit the spread of COVID-19. Show us why wearing a mask in important to you?