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Past Professional Development Events

December 4, 2020

Protecting Minors On Campus

December 4, 2020 at 9:00am10:00am EST

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This workshop is designed to strengthen the safety of minors invited to campus. During this 60 minute presentation, Sarah Ross Cappella, Youth Program Compliance Coordinator, Risk Management, will be…

December 3, 2020

In the Moment – Bridging the Gaps of Race Dialogue – Intensive Supervisor Series

December 3, 2020 at 8:30am12:00pm EST

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As the country struggles with racial tensions, polarized perspectives, and heinous acts of violence, members of our campus community are hurting, enraged, exhausted, and confused. This series of…

November 25, 2020

Flexible Work Arrangements – Guidance for Managers & Supervisors

November 25, 2020 at 9:00am10:30am EST

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Syracuse University recognizes and supports flexible work arrangements (“FWAs”) as a means to facilitate a productive work environment that is responsive to the changing professional and personal…

November 24, 2020

Managing Your Remote Team

November 24, 2020 at 3:00pm4:00pm EST

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How do we best manage a remote and dispersed workforce?  With the current pandemic, many departments are continuing to support team members with flexible work arrangements, and more staff are…

November 20, 2020

Writing Skills Workshop

November 20, 2020 at 1:00pm2:00pm EST

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Are you looking for ways to improve your written communication within the workplace? Led by Ben Erwin, director of the writing center, this workshop will offer information, insights and resources to…

Performance Partnership for Staff

November 20, 2020 at 10:00am11:30am EST

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For those new to the Syracuse University Performance Partnership process, this staff session is designed to ensure the process, including both form completion and the subsequent meeting between…

November 17, 2020

Performance Partnership for Supervisors

November 17, 2020 at 10:00am12:00pm EST

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The Supervisor session is designed to ensure the Performance Partnership process, including both form completion and the subsequent meeting between supervisor and staff member is productive and…

November 12, 2020

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Boren Awards Virtual Information Session

November 12, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm EST

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Boren scholarships and fellowships provide up to $25,000 for study abroad programs where the learning of a foreign language critical to U.S. national security is included. After graduation, Boren…

Navigating the Journal Publishing Process

November 12, 2020 at 3:00pm4:00pm EST

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BioInspired and the Libraries host a workshop on the academic journal publishing process, including identifying high quality journals, peer review, open access, publishing models, and author's rights.

Managing the Conflict Within – Personal Development

November 12, 2020 at 1:00pm2:30pm EST

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How can a positive environment be created by framing our own actions? Learn about how to utilize an understanding of positive Life Forces and negative Life Forces and 10 natural Universal Laws.…

November 11, 2020

Flexible Work Arrangements – Guidance for Managers & Supervisors

November 11, 2020 at 3:00pm4:30pm EST

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Syracuse University recognizes and supports flexible work arrangements (“FWAs”) as a means to facilitate a productive work environment that is responsive to the changing professional and personal…

Clery Disclosure Act Workshop

November 11, 2020 at 9:30am10:15am EST

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This workshop will provide an overview of the Jeanne Clery Disclosure Act, which requires colleges and universities to report crime and safety information for their campus communities. It is targeted…

November 6, 2020

Active Learning: Making the Most of “Lecture” Time

November 6, 2020 at 2:15pm3:30pm EST

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At universities everywhere, the academic teaching day is divided into blocks typically labeled as laboratory sessions, recitations, and lecture time, with lectures being the most common mode of…

November 5, 2020

EvaluationKIT Instructor Training

November 5, 2020 at 2:30pm3:30pm EST

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EvaluationKIT training sessions for instructors and school/college and department administrators are being offered through the fall semester.

EvaluationKIT Administrator Training

November 5, 2020 at 10:30am11:30am EST

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EvaluationKIT training sessions for instructors and school/college and department administrators are being offered through the fall semester.

November 4, 2020

EvaluationKIT Instructor-Selected Question Training

November 4, 2020 at 1:00pm1:45pm EST

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EvaluationKIT training sessions for instructors and school/college and department administrators are being offered through the fall semester.

In the Moment – Bridging the Gaps of Race Dialogue – Intensive Supervisor Series

November 4, 2020 at 9:00am12:30pm EST

Virtual (See event details)

As the country struggles with racial tensions, polarized perspectives, and heinous acts of violence, members of our campus community are hurting, enraged, exhausted, and confused. This series of…

November 3, 2020

Building Awareness in using Pronouns & Preferred Names

November 3, 2020 at 9:00am11:00am EST

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This workshop will provide an overview and primer on the role of pronouns and preferred names as part of LGBTQ inclusion and cultural sensitivity.  Learn more about why they are important, in a safe…

November 2, 2020

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WWoCS – Career Panel with SU STEM Alumni

November 2, 2020 at 5:45pm7:00pm EST

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WiSE Women of Color in STEM (WWoCS) program WiSE is thrilled to have three SU STEM graduates join us to discuss their career paths and advice for students! The discussion will be moderated by Kate…

October 28, 2020

Performance Partnership for Staff

October 28, 2020 at 9:00am10:30am EDT

Virtual (See event details)

For those new to the Syracuse University Performance Partnership process, this staff session is designed to ensure the process, including both form completion and the subsequent meeting between…