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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.

  • 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
    • Becoming an Anti-Racist Educator
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: Call Her Ganda
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: Educating Peter
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: Including Samuel
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: Milwaukee 53206
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: Picture a Scientist
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: Race (2016) Film
    • EDI Independent Film Viewing Series: Where Justice Ends
    • EDI Reading and Video Clip Dialogue Group: Whiteness, Allyship, and Taking Action
    • Feminist Pedagogy Summer Workshop - Workshop I: Using Threshold Concepts Across the WGS Curriculum
    • Feminist Pedagogy Summer Workshop - Workshop II: Socially Engaged Learning in the Intro to WGS Course
    • Identifying and Responding to the Mental Health Needs of UWEC Students: A Comprehensive Guide for Faculty and Staff
    • Identity, Privilege and Oppression
    • 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
    • Systemwide Caregiving Forum: Independent Recording Viewing and Reflection
    • The Gender Gap: What is it and what can we do?
    • Trans 101
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  • Growth Mindset for Leaders

    Exclusive learning opportunity for Supervisors, Managers, and those in a leadership position in all UWEC departments. This program explores the fundamentals of leadership through exploration of UWEC centric practices, and through general leadership principles in 7 Habits of Highly Effective People and 6 Critical Practices for Leadership (Franklin Covey). Registration upon cohort invitation required.

    Workshops Offered
    • 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
    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People - (Session 1)
    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People - (Session 2)
    • 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

    A one week, concentrated, learning camp for those that want to complete the entire program curriculum or catch up on individual classes within the Growth Mindset for Leaders Program.

    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
    • Policies, Benefits & Career
    Explore Workshops
  • PowerPoint

    Learn how to spice up your PowerPoint presentations!

    Workshops Offered
    • PowerPoint Poster
    Explore Workshops

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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