MSU employees invited to Health and Benefits Fair


September 10, 2012

MSU Human Resources Management announces the 2012 Health and Benefits Fair. The theme for the fair is "Take Positive Steps Toward Health and Benefits," and employees are invited to step in! Take "positive steps" to workshops, door prizes, and a complimentary retirement seminar hosted by VALIC. Plan to attend the fair that's most convenient:

--MSU Starkville Campus, Tuesday, September 18, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Colvard Student Union, Foster Ballroom

--MSU Meridian Campus, Tuesday, September 25, 2-6 p.m., Auditorium

In addition to exhibits, employees are invited to the following workshops:

--"What Your Numbers Tell About Your Health," presented by JuLeigh Baker, MSU Health and Wellness Educator, on Monday, September 17, 11 a.m.-noon, Colvard Student Union, Room 325.

"Big Benefits in Flexible Spending Plans: Mediflex and Careflex," presented by Jim Miller, vice president, Southern Administrators and Benefits Consultants, Monday, September 17, 1-2 p.m., Colvard Student Union, Room 325.

"Understanding Retirement Options," presented by Elton Thomas, CFP, and Chip Hawkins, with VALIC, Tuesday, September 18, Colvard Student Union, Room 325. Complimentary Lunch included: Choose one hour-long seminar, 11 a.m.-noon, or 12:30-1:30 p.m. Register by clicking here. Enter code MSUSTA11AA. Questions, or to be waitlisted for full seminar, contact VALIC at 601-605-3950.

All "Take Positive Steps" events are free for employees. Exhibitors include the Public Employees' Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS), insurance providers, MSU Benefits staff, and opportunities for you to launch your plan for retirement.

Questions about the Health and Benefits Fair may be directed to Human Resources Management, 662-325-3713, or visit the HRM web page here.