FAS News

Marica Kelley, VAN Program Coordinator (Left) and Danica Morgan, VAN Caseworker (Right)

Victims Advocate Network implements best practices for crisis intervention services during pandemic

November 30, 2020

The University of Texas at Austin Police Department (UTPD) Victims Advocate Network (VAN), provides immediate crisis intervention services at the scenes of crimes or distressing events. Despite changes to operations during the pandemic, the team of VAN employees and volunteers continued providing care to UT community members and beyond, according to Noelle Newton, Director of Campus Safety Communications.


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AFM pivots with innovation to maintain customer service during COVID-19

November 23, 2020

With the onset of COVID-19, Accounting and Financial Management (AFM), had to pivot from a traditional office environment to remote work, which meant numerous changes in how they conduct business.


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Accounting and Financial Management applies teamwork to preparing Annual Financial Report

November 23, 2020

Accounting and Financial Management (AFM) is responsible for preparing the Annual Financial Report (AFR) for the university every year as mandated by the State of Texas.


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Manager John Cano uses listening to lead effectively

November 17, 2020

In this interview, Financial and Administrative Services (FAS) Media Manager Veronica Trevino talks with John Cano, information technology manager with Enterprise Business Information Technology Solutions (eBITS).


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FAS Communications offers strategic communications trainings

November 16, 2020

All of the FAS core values rely on communication to be successful, and units and roles rely on effective communication that is aligned with university and FAS strategic direction to perform their core functions and to engage in continuous improvement.


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FAS offers new remote and flexible work resources

November 12, 2020

Financial and Administrative Services (FAS) staff and managers can find the latest resources for flexible and remote work under the Flexible and Remote Work tab on the Human Resources Support Services (HRSS) website. New and existing materials under the tab support workers and managers in assessing and establishing workplace options that support success for both staff and the business of the unit.