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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
    • CETL Certificate Program
    • Small Teaching Online Book Talk
    • Teaching Boost Series: Academic Integrity
    • Teaching Boost Series: Facilitating Learning Online
    • Teaching Boost Series: Having Better Discussions
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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
    • Allow Me to Translate
    • Campus Connect: Suicide Awareness and Intervention
    • Crip Camp Film Viewing and Discussion
    • EDI Reading and Video Clip Dialogue Group: Whiteness, Allyship, and Taking Action
    • Harry Potter and the Sacred Text - Book 1: Themes of Inclusion, Prejudice, Privilege, and Justice
    • Identifying and Responding to the Mental Health Needs of UWEC Students: A Comprehensive Guide for Faculty and Staff
    • Identity, Privilege and Oppression
    • Including Race and Racism in Your Courses: Why It Matters and How to Do It
    • Inclusive Dialogues: Building Capacity to Respond
    • Racing Toward Justice: In Conversation with Andre M. Perry Recording Viewing and Reflection
    • Racing Toward Justice: In Conversation with Chanel Miller Recording Viewing and Reflection
    • Racing Toward Justice: In Conversation with Stephanie Autumn Recording Viewing and Reflection
    • Reading Group: Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do
    • Reading Group: How to Be an Antiracist
    • Recognizing and Responding to Microaggressions in the Classroom
    • Recognizing and Responding to Microaggressions in the Workplace
    • Safe Space Training
    • Sexual Assault Bystander Intervention Training
    • Student Accommodations Panel
    • The Gender Gap: What is it and what can we do?
    • Trans 101
    • Transparent Design Framework Workshop
    • Valentine Road Film Viewing and Discussion
    • White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism CETL Reading Group Series
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  • Excel

    Excel is a spreadsheet management system designed to efficiently collect and sort data.

    Workshops Offered
    • Excel Basics
    • Excel Visualize Data: Using Charts
    • Mastering Data with Excel Formulas
    • Pivot Tables
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  • Friday Forums - Barron County

    A variety of topics including leadership, EDI, and Well-being offered one Friday per month during Fall and Spring Semester.

    Workshops Offered
    • Friday Forum: Generational Interactions: What Planet are They From?
    • Friday Forum: Stress Reduction Tool Bag
    • Friday Forums: Safe Space Training
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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 (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
    • Employee Performance Management
    • Hire to Retire
    • 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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  • Qualtrics

    Qualtrics is a survey software with a variety of question options and result formats.

    Workshops Offered
    • Qualtrics Basics
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  • Qualtrics

    Qualtrics is a university supported survey software. This program offers a variety of survey options, survey appearance, survey statistics, and mass distribution options. The Qualtrics workshops will show learners how to create a basic survey, download results into Excel/Word, and how to create panels in order to distribute a survey to email list of participants.

    Workshops Offered
    • Qualtrics Intermediate
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  • Spring Leaders Book Club - Remote Leadership

    Book Review with best practices for successfully leading work-from-anywhere and hybrid teams.

    Workshops Offered
    • Remote Leadership - Spring Leaders Book Club
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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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