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Wellness info sessions offered

     Everyone is invited to come to a session on "The Power of Vitality: an overview of NIC's wellness program." There will be several sessions offered in July and August. All registrations for these sessions should be made through the GreenLight employee learning management system.

     Instructions on how to access and login to GreenLight are here.

     Vitality is NIC's new interactive and personalized wellness program that will help benefit eligible employees and their families to live their healthiest life. The sessions are offered to assist employees in creating their account and to help employees learn more about the new program.

     Questions about this training topic should be directed to Andrea Woempner in the Human Resources Office at Ext. 4371 or

     Questions about using GreenLight (such as login issues) should be directed to Erin Norvell in the Human Resources Office at Ext.7211 or



Crosswalks being installed TODAY

     Crews will be working to reinstall crosswalks on College Drive TODAY Wednesday, July 23. The work is expected to last only today and will not stop traffic flow.

     Information: Bill McElver at Ext. 3287 or



Donate to fire victims

     Donations are being gathered for victims of the Carlton Complex Fire. Donations are being accepted by Diana Plum, who will turn donations over to Spokane Tribal EMS/Fire. Money is being accepted as well as items such as food, diapers, camping equipment, water jugs, toiletries, gas, kids toys, livestock feed, and much more. A full list of needed items is available here. Please drop off items with Plum in Lee-Kildow Hall Room 114A.

     Information: Diana Plum at Ext. 8003 or



Sign up for mandatory training

     If you currently supervise a work-study student employee, or if you plan on hiring a work-study student employee in the next few months, you must attend the Work-Study Supervisor Training. This one-hour session will be facilitated by the Financial Aid Office and is required in order to be allowed to supervise a work-study employee. Benefit-eligible employees can register for this training via the employee learning management system, GreenLight.

     If you have already attended one of these sessions since April 30, 2014, you do not have to attend this session.

     You can find instructions on how to access and login to GreenLight here.

     Questions about this training session (such as if you are required to attend) should be directed to Donya Gadley in the Financial Aid Office at Ext. 3368 or

     Questions about using GreenLight (such as login issues) should be directed to Erin Norvell in the Human Resources Office at Ext. 7211 or

For Sale

Gas fireplace.  Heat-N-Glo 6000 series.  Zero clearance, top vented.  Brass trim.  Used barely one season.  $1,200 OBO.  Equivalent model on Heat-N-Glo website new $2,258.  Contact John at 661-9577.



Day of Hope  

Volunteer for the Day of Hope: North Idaho Sept. 6 at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds. This is a great opportunity for Team NIC to serve those in need in our community!



Komen Race

Don't forget to sign up for the Cardinals Against Cancer NIC team in the Coeur d'Alene Komen Race for the Cure. Online registration for the 5k run/fitness walk is now open. Spend the morning with family, friends and coworkers at the race Sunday, Sept. 21. Details, registration, and donation options are available here.


NIC instructor passes away

     NIC's thoughts and prayers are with the family of Brandon Wisdom, who passed away recently. Wisdom was an NIC instructor who has worked with customized training at the Workforce Training Center as well as in the Welding program and IBEST. An obituary can be found here.

     Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 25 at the Lake City Community Church, 6000 N. Ramsey Road in Coeur d'Alene.

     The NIC Crisis Recovery Unit is offering counseling services for students and employees to deal with this unexpected and tragic death. If you are in need of counseling services, please contact Tim Gerlitz at Ext. 7794 or