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Professional Development Portal

Looking for Professional Development Opportunities?

Several departments across campus offer professional development for faculty and staff. We encourage you to take advantage of these opportunities. Check out the links below for more information regarding workshops currently being offered across campus.

  • CETL Programming

    Programming for faculty and staff to enhance their work as educators. We offer inclusive space for faculty and staff to meet for personal and professional growth. We focus on teaching, learning, and instructional technology.

    Workshops Offered
    • Interprofessional Education Community of Practice: Tuesday Group
    • Interprofessional Education Community of Practice: Wednesday Group
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  • Equity, Diversity + Inclusion Programming

    Tier 2 EDI programming provides participants with the conceptual framework, opportunities for self-reflection and group discussion, and skill-building experience necessary for being an effective advocate for equity and diversity.

    Workshops Offered
    • Campus Connect: Suicide Awareness and Intervention
    • Eating Disorder Considerations within the Trans and Non-Binary Community
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: Can You Hear Us Now?
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: Sisters Rising
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: The R-word
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: Unlearning Sex
    • EDI Reading and Video Clip Dialogue Group: Whiteness, Allyship, and Taking Action
    • Equity in the College Classroom: Creating Community in the College Classroom
    • Equity in the College Classroom: Making a Difference as Educators
    • Evicted Reading Group
    • Excluded Reading Group Series
    • Identifying and Responding to the Mental Health Needs of UWEC Students: A Comprehensive Guide for Faculty and Staff
    • Identity, Privilege and Oppression
    • Inclusive Recruitment and Hiring Discussion Group
    • Indigenous Peoples’ Celebration
    • Reading Group: How to Be an Antiracist
    • Reading Group: Man Enough: Undefining My Masculinity
    • Reading Group: Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?
    • Recognizing and Responding to Microaggressions in the Classroom
    • Recognizing and Responding to Microaggressions in the Workplace
    • Safe Space Training
    • Sexual Assault Bystander Intervention Training
    • The Gender Gap: What is it and what can we do?
    • They Served, We Care: Supporting Our Military Connected Students
    • Toward One Wisconsin Conference: Building Bridges and Breaking Barriers
    • Trans 101
    • White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism CETL Reading Group Series
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  • Growth Mindset for Leaders

    Exclusive learning and development opportunity for supervisors, managers, and those in leadership positions in all UWEC departments. This program explores the fundamentals of leadership through exploration of UWEC-centric practices, and through general leadership principles through a common language via FranklinCovey offerings, including the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People and 6 Critical Practices for Leadership. Registration upon cohort invitation required.

    Workshops Offered
    • 6 Critical Practices (Refresher)
    • 6 Critical Practices for Leadership
    • 6 Critical Practices for Leadership (self-paced)
    • 6 Critical Practices for Leadership (Session 1)
    • 6 Critical Practices for Leadership (Session 2)
    • 6 Critical Practices for Leadership (Session 3)
    • 7 Habits for Highly Effective People - Self Paced
    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People - (Session 1)
    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People - (Session 2)
    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People - (Session 3)
    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People - Refresher
    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People - Session 3
    • Communication, Budget, and Working with Others
    • Department Chair Fundamentals
    • Employee Performance Management
    • Hire to Retire
    • Leadership at the Speed of Trust (optional)
    • Policeies, Benefits & Career
    • Policies, Benefits & Career
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  • Growth Mindset for Leaders Learning Camp

    Week-long concentrated learning camp for those who want to complete the entire Growth Mindset for Leaders Program or catch up on individual courses.

    Workshops Offered
    • 6 Critical Practices for Leadership
    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
    • Communication, Budget, and Working with Others
    • Employee Performance Management
    • Hire to Retire
    • Leadership at the Speed of Trust
    • Leading at the Speed of Trust (R)
    • Policies, Benefits & Career
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  • PowerPoint

    Learn how to spice up your PowerPoint presentations!

    Workshops Offered
    • PowerPoint Poster
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Firstsource

The Firstsource Support Team offers 30-minute individual, small group and department-specific travel training (additional time may be scheduled).

Unravel Your Travel

  • Travel authorization – if required
  • Best practices for travel booking
  • Airfare, lodging, vehicle rental
  • Acceptable payment methods
  • Cash advance process
  • Expense reimbursement
  • How to get your expense reimbursement report approved the first time
  • Top 5 expense report send back reasons and how to avoid them
  • Student travel
  • Updates, tips and tools

Contact the Firstsource Support Team, (715-836-3131) of the ASK Center to schedule.

 

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