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Women's Advisory Committee for Support Staff

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The Women’s Advisory Committee for Support Staff (WACSS) is an organization that advises the Executive Vice President for Administrative Services about issues that primarily affect women support staff. Committee members represent support staff women from employee groups across campus and at MSU’s off-campus locations in Michigan.  A printable brochure about WACSS can be found by clicking here.

Attention Interested WACSS Member Applicants!
We have a full committee for 2016-17, but are recruiting for three vacancies expected in 2017-18. We are actively seeking labor support staff!  Contact Deb Mansel for more information.

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2017 Annual Spring Forum - scheduled for Monday, March 20, 2017...click here for more information.

Woman to Woman Financial Essentials Workshops

Financial workshops for women are being hosted by one of MSU's retirement vendors, TIAA, in March. The following free workshops will focus on planning and saving for retirement:

  • Start to Finish: The early career woman's guide to financial wisdom
    Tuesday, March 21, noon - 1:30 p.m. (lunch provided). MSU Union Building.

  • Halfway There: A retirement checkup
    Wednesday, March 22, 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. (continental breakfast provided)
    OR Wednesday, March 22, noon - 1 p.m. (lunch provided). MSU Union Building.

These workshops are sponsored by MSU Human Resources, the WorkLife Office and the Women's Advisory Committee for Support Staff. Click here to register.

President Simon with a group table at the spring forum.



Future Solutions Now

The committee welcomes input from all support staff. Meetings are open to the public, and all women support staff are welcome to join!

Feel free to provide your comments and questions via wacss@msu.edu

Women's Advisory Committee
for Support Staff
Michigan State University
Hannah Administration Building
426 Auditorium Road, Room 412
East Lansing, MI 48824