Campus Updates- All Staff (01/20/22)

Hi Campus Community,  
 

Here are this week’s updates! 
 

RETURN TO CAMPUS/COVID-19 

  • Classes: winter 2022 classes continue as planned: in-person, hybrid, and online. 
  • Vaccinations:  
  • 92% of in-person students have attested to their vaccination status or have claimed an eligible exemption for winter quarter.   
  • You now can get Pfizer and Moderna vaccine boosters 5 months (instead of 6 months) after completing the original vaccine series. Children ages 12 and up are now recommended to receive a booster as well.  See CDC statements on Pfizer and on Moderna. Boosters are available at the vaccine clinic in the Quiet Dining Room in the PUB. Walk-ins are welcome if you tell them you are a Shoreline Community College employee. 
  • Cases: Executive Team (ET) is closely monitoring the changing conditions of the pandemic, including the number of COVID-19 exposure reports submitted daily by students, staff, and faculty. Reported positive cases remain very low. Here are the numbers since the first day of winter quarter (January 10): 
  • Student positive cases: 26, which is 0.5% of total winter students. 
  • Employee positive cases: 12, which is 1.7% of total college employees. 

While Omicron has a significantly higher transmission rate, it typically is showing to have less severe symptoms in vaccinated individuals than other variants, and for a shorter period of time. 

  • Masks:  
  • KN-95 masks have been distributed to front-line staff and to faculty who are teaching in-person.   
  • Buy from a trusted source. Project N95 vets mask distributors. Armbrust USA, is a company that makes and sells medical-grade masks made in the U.S.A. by various manufacturers. 
  • PCC: the Parent Child Center has reopened.  
  • Curbside Drop-off/Pick-up: contactless drop-off/pick-up service continues Monday-Wednesday 10am-3 pm in room 2905, but closes permanently on January 27th. Laptop pick-up and return is available through the Library (4000 Building) Monday-Thursday, 8am-5pm. 
  • Have questions? Email covidsupervisor@shoreline.edu or call 206-495-7744 during regular College operating hours.   
  • Check the COVID-19 Updates site for the latest information. 

EVENTS AND NEWS 
 

Brand Survey 

As valuable members and employees of Shoreline Community College, we are asking faculty and staff to complete this survey. Your responses will be used to help us develop a better brand experience for our students, faculty and staff, and community. We appreciate your opinion and would like to thank you in advance for your time. 

Internal/Faculty/Staff Survey 
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Shoreline_BrandRefresh2022_FacultyStaff 

ctcLink News and Updates 

The next set of training dates are: 

1/21/22 10:30-12:30 pm All Campus Kickoff II   

Staff, Faculty (in-person and recorded)    

Overview of the project, timeline, new support center/web, Level 1 Faculty training/ Level 1 Staff training    

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88994603141

1/28/22 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm All Campus Kickoff III    

Staff, Faculty (in-person and recorded)    

Overview of the project, timeline, new support center/web, Level 1 Faculty training/ Level 1 Staff training    

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88994603141

Updated Key Dates   

The ctcLink website has been updated with important dates and can be viewed here. The portion of the ctcLink website created for faculty and staff can be found here. 

Countdown to Go-Live: 38 Days   

If you have questions, please visit https://www.shoreline.edu/ctclink/ or email ctclink@shoreline.edu. 

Introduction to Title IX  

1/26/22 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6444335460 

All new employees are required to complete training on Title IX, the Federal law that prohibits gender discrimination and sexual misconduct in educational programs. In this live (online) session, we’ll discuss your rights and responsibilities under Title IX and go over Shoreline’s reporting and response procedures. You’ll also have an opportunity to ask questions and apply your knowledge to real-life scenarios. To register, please email TitleIXCoordinator@shoreline.edu

Nursing Program Info Session  

Please share this with your college communities. This meeting will review the Nursing Program Brochure, with a focus on the program, application process, and transcript evaluation process. Additionally, questions will be answered throughout the meeting. 

1/26/22 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm 

Registration for this meeting not required. 
Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/3662554442 

Meeting ID: 366 255 4442 
Passcode: nurse 

One tap mobile: 
+12532158782,,87594313891# US (Tacoma) 
+16699006833,,87594313891# US (San Jose) 

Dial by your location 
        +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) 
To learn more, visit shoreline.edu/programs/nursing 

Schedule for the 2017-2018 Campus Updates

Schedule for the 2017 – 2018 Campus Updates:

• Fall Quarter 2017
Friday, December 1, 2017
1:30 – 3:00 PM
Main Dining Room (#9215) – “The PUB” (#9000)

• Winter Quarter 2018
Friday, March 9, 2018
1:30 – 3:00 PM
Main Dining Room (#9215) – “The PUB” (#9000)

• Spring Quarter 2018
Friday, May 18, 2018
1:30 – 3:00 PM
Room 2308 – Building 2300

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