Professional Development Events

January 28, 2020

Jean-luc Doumont

Making the Most of Your Presentation

January 28, 2020 at 3:30pm5:30pm

Hall of Languages, 500

Strong presentation skills are a key to success for researchers and other professionals alike, yet many speakers are at a loss to tackle the task. Systematic as they usually are in their work, they…

January 29, 2020

Effective Interviewing for Supervisors

January 29, 2020 at 9:00am11:30am

Whitman School of Management, Milton Room, 4th floor

This session will highlight best practices for making the most of your recruitment interviews including an overview of the talent acquisition process. Learning when and how to collaborate with the…

January 30, 2020

Navigating Challenges of Diversity in the Classroom

January 30, 2020 at 12:00pm2:00pm

Bird Library, 114

Work through reality-based classroom scenarios dealing with issues of diversity and inclusion using a framework designed to build equity literacy. Lunch will be provided. Offered twice this semester:…

January 31, 2020

Performance Partnership for Staff

January 31, 2020 at 10:00am11:30am

Life Sciences Complex, 105

The Staff 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…

February 4, 2020

How to Make Group Work “Work”

February 4, 2020 at 12:00pm1:30pm

Hall of Languages, 500

Promote collaboration, inclusivity, and diversity in your classroom through group work. Engage with your colleagues in a world café to experience the benefits of dynamic group interaction from a…

February 6, 2020

Crucial Conversations

February 6, 2020 at 12:30pm2:30pm

Whitman School of Management, Milton Room, 4th floor

Crucial conversations take place in every organization every day.  These are conversations where there are high stakes, differences of opinion, and strong emotion.  These are conversations around…

February 7, 2020

Erin Waldron

Data Visualization 101: A Tableau Workshop

February 7, 2020 at 1:00pm4:00pm

MacNaughton Hall, 104

Whether you’re a poet or chemist, this hands-on Tableau (www.tableau.com) workshop is designed to empower you to turn the data that surrounds you into information you can use. Not really sure…

February 10, 2020

Problematizing Identity and Intersectionality on the College Campus

February 10, 2020 at 12:00pm2:00pm

Bird Library, 114

Explore the topics of  identity and intersectionality as they relate to college teaching and learning. Lunch will be provided. Offered twice this semester: February 10 and February 20.

February 12, 2020

Lesson Planning as Learning Planning

February 12, 2020 at 11:00am12:30pm

Newhouse 1, 101

How can you plan learning? How can you plan class meetings that encourage and enkindle learning in and with your students, however diverse they might be? This workshop in the FPP Certificate in…

February 20, 2020

Problematizing Identity and Intersectionality on the College Campus

February 20, 2020 at 12:00pm2:00pm

Bird Library, 114

Explore the topics of  identity and intersectionality as they relate to college teaching and learning. Lunch will be provided. Offered twice this semester: February 10 and February 20.

February 21, 2020

Performance Partnership for Staff

February 21, 2020 at 10:00am11:30am

Life Sciences Complex, 105

The Staff 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…

February 25, 2020

Remitted Tuition Benefit – Brown Bag Information Session

February 25, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Whitman School of Management, Milton Room

Presented by Human Resources, University College, the Bursar’s Office, Payroll, and Financial Aid This information session is designed to provide an overview of the Remitted Tuition Benefit Program…

February 26, 2020

Rethinking the Disability Paradigm: The University Community Working Together

February 26, 2020 at 9:30am12:00pm

Bird Library, 114

What do you need to know about disabled students and co-workers? This workshop will answer this question and many more that you didn’t know to ask! What does able-bodied privilege mean? How does it…

February 27, 2020

Universal Design for Learning: Foundations and Applications

February 27, 2020 at 5:00pm6:30pm

Hall of Languages, 107

This workshop in the FPP Certificate in University Teaching seminar series, led by Dr. Diane Wiener (Burton Blatt Institute) will provide individuals new to the idea of Universal Design (UD) with…

February 28, 2020

Performance Partnership for Supervisors

February 28, 2020 at 9:30am11:30am

Crouse-Hinds Hall, 101

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…

March 2, 2020

Effective and Efficient Assessment

March 2, 2020 at 5:15pm6:45pm

Hall of Languages, 207

This session in the FPP Certificate in University Teaching seminar series, led by Michael Hardt (School of Education) will focus on the purposes of and effective/efficient strategies for both…

March 6, 2020

Dialogue on Diversity: A Panel Discussion on Inclusive Classroom Practices

March 6, 2020 at 12:00pm1:30pm

Hall of Languages, 500

Hear from your colleagues about what they have tried, what worked, and what they will try next. Come to this session to ask questions, share your practices, and learn from each other. Lunch will be…

March 9, 2020

Clery Disclosure Act Workshop

March 9, 2020 at 9:30am10:30am

Hall of Languages, 207

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…

March 18, 2020

Small Teaching Workshop

March 18, 2020 at 9:00am3:00pm

Link Hall, 331

At this workshop, learn small, powerful, concrete, positive, research-based changes to course design and teaching practices that can be implemented in classes right away. Based on the work of James…

Performance Partnership for Supervisors

March 18, 2020 at 9:30am11:30am

Crouse-Hinds Hall, 101

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…