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Upcoming Education and Training Events

A commitment to learning is expected of all employees at Kent State University. This information is meant to help you find learning solutions that meet your needs.

The university provides a wide variety of opportunities to increase your knowledge and skills. There is something for everyone ... from new employees to experienced university personnel.

The intended audience for training and events is Kent State University faculty and staff, unless otherwise noted.

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If you are interested in posting your events on this page contact the Human Resources Training and Development office at 330-672-2100 or via email at hrd@kent.edu.

Students must register for ALICE at www.kent.edu/success

     
Month
Date
Upcoming Event
December12/1/2014Banner and Administrative Systems Training Help
Spaces Remaining: 1
Please contact istraining@kent.edu if you have questions about training
for Banner, Workflows, Cognos, and other administrative systems,
or view information at http://www.kent.edu/is/training

12/1/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMInstitutional Advancement Reporting System Training
Spaces Remaining: 7
This event is intended for anyone needing access to Advancement Services reporting. Come join us for an overview of the new reporting system!

12/1/2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PMBanner Navigation
Spaces Remaining: 13
In Banner Navigation you will learn to open Banner INB forms, navigate form parts, perform name searches and queries; as preparation for role-based training. If you are unable to register for this session, please contact istraining@kent.edu to reserve a seat in this class.

12/1/2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PMBachelor of Integrative Studies Informational Session
Spaces Remaining: 19
What is the BIS Degree? Is BIS right for me? What Are The Requirements? Is There A Deadline Date? How Do I Apply? WHAT’S NEXT? BIS Informational Sessions are held for students who have earned 60 credit hours and are interested in the Bachelor of Integrative Studies. This 1 hour information session will provide a detailed overview of the BIS program, curriculum restrictions, university and college requirements as it pertains to the degree, as well as the admissions/application process. There will be time for attendees to ask questions at the end of the session. For additonal information contact Truella M. Harper at 330-672-2062 or tmharper@kent.edu

12/1/2014 3:30 PM - 5:00 PMWebEx New User Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 11
Learn to use Cisco WebEx to hold meetings via the web. Share webcams and applications, pass the floor to different presenters, meet with people on and off campus right from your desktop computer or laptop. Request a WebEx account at support.kent.edu and attend this orientation to get started.

12/4/2014 10:00 AM - 11:00 AMWebinar - Time-Wise
Spaces Remaining: 1000
Participants will be introduced to the Time Mastery concept which looks at 12 categories that impact a productive use of time.

12/4/2014 3:00 PM - 4:30 PMA.L.I.C.E. Training (Fac/Staff) 3 - 4:30 PM
Spaces Remaining: 12
Public Safety, in partnership with the division of Human Resources, is conducting ALICE workshops. The 90 minute long ALICE sessions are designed to give participants insight and response options when encountering an active shooter. ALICE Alert, Lockdown, Information, Counter and Evacuation is crisis training created by two Texas law enforcement officers.

12/5/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMManagement Skills - Establishing Unit and Department Goals
Spaces Remaining: 11
A half-day course to help managers identify the seven comptencies associated with effective goal setting along with opportunities for improvement for each. This course is part of the Management Development series.

12/8/2014 8:30 AM - 10:30 AMBeyond Compliance Blended Session
Spaces Remaining: 14
A two-hour workshop, that combines several Beyond Compliance subjects: Title IX, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Green Dot and Campus SaVE (VAWA) Act

12/8/2014 10:00 AM - 11:30 AMCognos Consumer
Spaces Remaining: 11
Attendees will learn the different ways to run a report in Cognos as well as how to navigate through the system. This class is for Cognos users who are Consumers, Query Studio or Report Studio authors. This class is required if you will be using Cognos Query Studio or Report Studio. If you are unable to register for this session, please contact istraining@kent.edu to reserve a seat in this class.

12/8/2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PMUnified Communications Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 24
Learn to use the new Cisco telephones and the Cisco Jabber communications app, which provides directory search, personal contact list, phone dialing, instant messaging, and 2-party video calls via computer, tablet, or smartphone. Bring a pen. Student employees are welcome to attend, please have them register. We will cover phones in the first hour, please join us even if you cannot stay for the entire presentation.

12/9/2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PMWorkplace Conversations: Maximizing Results
Spaces Remaining: 6
Explore methods to successfully conduct a performance improvement conversation. Assess your competency through the Coaching Skills Inventory, develop your performance conversation skills through a seven-step model, and engage in discussion and activities around university-specific examples.

12/9/2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PMBeyond Compliance Blended Session
Spaces Remaining: 15
A two-hour workshop, that combines several Beyond Compliance subjects: Title IX, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Green Dot and Campus SaVE (VAWA) Act

12/10/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMFLAC Open Lab
Spaces Remaining: 20
This hands-on open lab is intended for Department Originators who will be able to bring part-time faculty instructional assignments and will go through the complete FLAC process. Department Reviewers (chairperson/director) should also attend with the Originators as they have an important role in the FLAC process.

12/12/2014 8:30 AM - 12:00 PMCourse Scheduler Basic Training
Spaces Remaining: 8
Covers the information required to obtain system access to begin scheduling course sections in Banner INB and DCU, and use of the Section Time Location Change Workflow and Section Title Change Workflow. We meet in Stewart Hall, Kent Campus, Room 103.

12/12/2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AMPathfinder Platform User Training- December 12, 2014
Spaces Remaining: 14
Pathfinder User Training

12/12/2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMGPS Audit and Plan Training - December 12, 2014
Spaces Remaining: 17
GPS Audit and Plan Training

12/15/2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 18
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

12/15/2014 8:30 AM - 10:00 AMBanner Navigation
Spaces Remaining: 15
In Banner Navigation you will learn to open Banner INB forms, navigate form parts, perform name searches and queries; as preparation for role-based training. If you are unable to register for this session, please contact istraining@kent.edu to reserve a seat in this class.

12/15/2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PMUnified Communications Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 24
Learn to use the new Cisco telephones and the Cisco Jabber communications app, which provides directory search, personal contact list, phone dialing, instant messaging, and 2-party video calls via computer, tablet, or smartphone. Bring a pen. Student employees are welcome to attend, please have them register. We will cover phones in the first hour, please join us even if you cannot stay for the entire presentation.

12/15/2014 3:00 PM - 4:30 PMCognos Consumer
Spaces Remaining: 12
Attendees will learn the different ways to run a report in Cognos as well as how to navigate through the system. This class is for Cognos users who are Consumers, Query Studio or Report Studio authors. This class is required if you will be using Cognos Query Studio or Report Studio. If you are unable to register for this session, please contact istraining@kent.edu to reserve a seat in this class.

12/16/2014 10:00 AM - 7/16/2014 11:00 AMWebinar - Home Run Customer Care
Spaces Remaining: 999
Discover how to continuously create a professional first impression with customers in person or over the phone. You have the choice to hit home run every time. What's stopping you?

12/16/2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PMBanner Security Administrator Training via WebEx
Spaces Remaining: 15
This event is limited to designated DSAs, Data Stewards, and their backups. We will cover Data Security Administrator duties and procedures including how to look up a user access profile, how to fill out paper forms, and how to use the new Banner Security Workflow. Please register, the WebEx Meeting link will be sent to you. You need a computer with Web Browser + your Cisco Desk phone.

12/17/2014 3:30 PM - 5:00 PMExpense Reimbursement Workflow
Spaces Remaining: 12
Learn how to complete and submit an Expense Reimbursement form. Approvers will learn how to access the workflow to view and approve reimbursement requests.

12/19/2014 8:30 AM - 9:30 AMWebEx New User Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 11
Learn to use Cisco WebEx to hold meetings via the web. Share webcams and applications, pass the floor to different presenters, meet with people on and off campus right from your desktop computer or laptop. Request a WebEx account at support.kent.edu and attend this orientation to get started.

12/22/2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 19
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

January1/6/2015 8:30 AM - 10:00 AMCognos Consumer
Spaces Remaining: 12
Attendees will learn the different ways to run a report in Cognos as well as how to navigate through the system. This class is for Cognos users who are Consumers, Query Studio or Report Studio authors. This class is required if you will be using Cognos Query Studio or Report Studio. If you are unable to register for this session, please contact istraining@kent.edu to reserve a seat in this class.

1/7/2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PMPathfinder Platform User Training- January 7, 2015
Spaces Remaining: 20
Pathfinder User Training

1/7/2015 1:00 PM - 3:00 PMGPS Audit and Plan Training - January 7, 2015
Spaces Remaining: 20
GPS Audit and Plan Training

1/9/2015 8:30 AM - 12:00 PMCourse Scheduler Basic Training
Spaces Remaining: 12
Covers the information required to obtain system access to begin scheduling course sections in Banner INB and DCU, and use of the Section Time Location Change Workflow and Section Title Change Workflow. We meet in Stewart Hall, Kent Campus, Room 103.

1/12/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

1/12/2015 1:00 PM - 2:30 PMUnified Communications Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 24
Learn to use the new Cisco telephones and the Cisco Jabber communications app, which provides directory search, personal contact list, phone dialing, instant messaging, and 2-party video calls via computer, tablet, or smartphone. Bring a pen. Student employees are welcome to attend, please have them register. We will cover phones in the first hour, please join us even if you cannot stay for the entire presentation.

1/15/2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMManagement Skills - Getting the Most of Your Management Style Using DiSC (Pt 1 of 3)
Spaces Remaining: 7
Part one of this Management Development series requires participants to complete an online assessment prior to attending the remaining two sessions. The results will be reviewed and discussed during the classroom session regarding their management styles and how they impact the workplace.

1/15/2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMBanner Security Administrator Training via WebEx
Spaces Remaining: 15
This event is limited to designated DSAs, Data Stewards, and their backups. We will cover Data Security Administrator duties and procedures including how to look up a user access profile, how to fill out paper forms, and how to use the new Banner Security Workflow. Please register, the WebEx Meeting link will be sent to you. You need a computer with Web Browser + your Cisco Desk phone.

1/16/2015 8:30 AM - 10:00 AMCognos Consumer
Spaces Remaining: 12
Attendees will learn the different ways to run a report in Cognos as well as how to navigate through the system. This class is for Cognos users who are Consumers, Query Studio or Report Studio authors. This class is required if you will be using Cognos Query Studio or Report Studio. If you are unable to register for this session, please contact istraining@kent.edu to reserve a seat in this class.

1/19/2015 1:00 PM - 2:30 PMBanner Navigation
Spaces Remaining: 12
In Banner Navigation you will learn to open Banner INB forms, navigate form parts, perform name searches and queries; as preparation for role-based training. If you are unable to register for this session, please contact Johnny Rocco at jrocco2@kent.edu to reserve a seat in this class.

1/22/2015 8:30 AM - 10:00 AMExpense Reimbursement Workflow
Spaces Remaining: 12
Learn how to complete and submit an Expense Reimbursement form. Approvers will learn how to access the workflow to view and approve reimbursement requests.

1/22/2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PMWebinar - The Five Smartest Things You Could Do for Your Health
Spaces Remaining: 999
Join us as a BeWell Solutions team member, Kent State's wellness provider, discusses the five best things you can do to maintain a healthy lifestyle.

1/26/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

1/26/2015 1:00 PM - 2:30 PMUnified Communications Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 24
Learn to use the new Cisco telephones and the Cisco Jabber communications app, which provides directory search, personal contact list, phone dialing, instant messaging, and 2-party video calls via computer, tablet, or smartphone. Bring a pen. Student employees are welcome to attend, please have them register. We will cover phones in the first hour, please join us even if you cannot stay for the entire presentation.

1/27/2015 9:00 AM - 10:00 AMPathfinder Platform User Training- January 27, 2015
Spaces Remaining: 20
Pathfinder User Training

1/27/2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMGPS Audit and Plan Training - January 27, 2015
Spaces Remaining: 20
GPS Audit and Plan Training

1/28/2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AMWebinar-Principles of Conflict Management
Spaces Remaining: 999
Have trouble dealing effectively with workplace conflict? Ever feel like you spend too much time going round and round without any resolution? Keep those boxing gloves off and join Renee Romine for an informative webinar that highlights some commonly used conflict styles. You will walk away with tips on identifying various conflict styles and some handling strategies for times you want to knock someone out.

1/28/2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PMScholarship Administrator Training
Spaces Remaining: 1
This Winter training will kick off the new year with a hands-on session will provide new and current scholarship administrators with training on how to access the scholarship workflow, the online scholarship search program and the common scholarship application. You will learn the SODA requirements and how to access financial data via Banner. We will also discuss recent updates to scholarship administration process including the selection, awarding and monitoring of KSU Foundation Scholarships. If it has been a year since you last attended a training session this training is for you!

February2/2/2015 1:00 PM - 2:30 PMBanner Navigation
Spaces Remaining: 12
In Banner Navigation you will learn to open Banner INB forms, navigate form parts, perform name searches and queries; as preparation for role-based training. If you are unable to register for this session, please contact Johnny Rocco at jrocco2@kent.edu to reserve a seat in this class.

2/2/2015 3:30 PM - 4:30 PMBachelor of Integrative Studies Informational Session
Spaces Remaining: 20
What is the BIS Degree? Is BIS right for me? What Are The Requirements? Is There A Deadline Date? How Do I Apply? WHAT’S NEXT? BIS Informational Sessions are held for students who have earned 60 credit hours and are interested in the Bachelor of Integrative Studies. This 1 hour information session will provide a detailed overview of the BIS program, curriculum restrictions, university and college requirements as it pertains to the degree, as well as the admissions/application process. There will be time for attendees to ask questions at the end of the session. For additonal information contact Truella M. Harper at 330-672-2062 or tmharper@kent.edu

2/5/2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMManagement Skills - Using DiSC to Direct and Delegate (Pt 2 of 3)
Spaces Remaining: 8
Part two of the Everything DiSC Management Development. Prerequisite: Must have completed Part 1 and the DiSC on line assessment prior to attending this.

2/9/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

2/10/2015 1:00 PM - 2:30 PMCognos Consumer
Spaces Remaining: 12
Attendees will learn the different ways to run a report in Cognos as well as how to navigate through the system. This class is for Cognos users who are Consumers, Query Studio or Report Studio authors. This class is required if you will be using Cognos Query Studio or Report Studio. If you are unable to register for this session, please contact istraining@kent.edu to reserve a seat in this class.

2/11/2015 9:00 AM - 10:30 AMA.L.I.C.E. Training (Fac/Staff) 9 - 10:30AM
Spaces Remaining: 13
Public Safety, in partnership with the division of Human Resources, is conducting ALICE workshops. The 90 minute long ALICE sessions are designed to give participants insight and response options when encountering an active shooter. ALICE Alert, Lockdown, Information, Counter and Evacuation is crisis training created by two Texas law enforcement officers.

2/11/2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMPrinciples of Conflict Management
Spaces Remaining: 20
This 3-hour workshop is intended to give participants the insight and tools to manage conflict more effectively. Participants will use a self assessment tool to identify their preferred conflict handling style and also learn strategies for using various styles.

2/11/2015 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMWebinar- So What's With The Green Dot?
Spaces Remaining: 1000
What's this green dot everyone is talking about? Learn about the Green Dot strategy while engaging students, faculty and staff in taking immediate action to being proactive in keeping our community safe. The basic elements of this webinar are used to introduce groups throughout the university to Green Dot, generate community-wide buy-in, and begin the process of culture change at Kent State. This webinar is ideal for all Kent State faculty and staff that interact with students. Join Jennie O'Connell, Director of The Office of Sexual & Relationship Support Services (SRVSS) for this informative webinar. This webinar counts as 1.0 hours toward your Beyond Compliance annual goal.

2/12/2015 8:30 AM - 12:00 PMCourse Scheduler Basic Training
Spaces Remaining: 12
Covers the information required to obtain system access to begin scheduling course sections in Banner INB and DCU, and use of the Section Time Location Change Workflow and Section Title Change Workflow. We meet in Stewart Hall, Kent Campus, Room 103.

2/17/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PMThe Competent Supervisor
Spaces Remaining: 15
This four-hour workshop is designed to be highly-interactive when introducing the five core components of supervision: planning, organizing, staffing, leading and evaluating.

2/17/2015 1:00 PM - 2:30 PMExpense Reimbursement Workflow
Spaces Remaining: 12
Learn how to complete and submit an Expense Reimbursement form. Approvers will learn how to access the workflow to view and approve reimbursement requests.

2/19/2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMManagement Skills - Creating a Motivating Environment Using DiSC (Pt 3 of 3)
Spaces Remaining: 9
Participants explore the environments they create and identify the motivational needs of others. They will discuss and write a plan on how to effectively engage an employee that has a different style from their own.

2/23/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

2/23/2015 9:00 AM - 10:00 AMPathfinder Platform User Training- February 23, 2015
Spaces Remaining: 20
Pathfinder User Training

2/23/2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMGPS Audit and Plan Training - February 23, 2015
Spaces Remaining: 20
GPS Audit and Plan Training

2/23/2015 3:30 PM - 4:30 PMBachelor of Integrative Studies Informational Session
Spaces Remaining: 20
What is the BIS Degree? Is BIS right for me? What Are The Requirements? Is There A Deadline Date? How Do I Apply? WHAT’S NEXT? BIS Informational Sessions are held for students who have earned 60 credit hours and are interested in the Bachelor of Integrative Studies. This 1 hour information session will provide a detailed overview of the BIS program, curriculum restrictions, university and college requirements as it pertains to the degree, as well as the admissions/application process. There will be time for attendees to ask questions at the end of the session. For additonal information contact Truella M. Harper at 330-672-2062 or tmharper@kent.edu

2/25/2015 8:30 AM - 12:00 PMTime-Wise
Spaces Remaining: 19
Participants will be introduced to the Time Mastery concept which looks at 12 categories that impact a productive use of time.

2/27/2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMEmotional Intelligence Ability Series (1) - Identify Emotional Intelligence
Spaces Remaining: 12
This group of four distinct workshops will help participants learn about their Emotional Intelligence and build skills around four main abilities including identifying, using, understanding and managing emotions.

2/27/2015 1:00 PM - 2:30 PMCognos Consumer
Spaces Remaining: 12
Attendees will learn the different ways to run a report in Cognos as well as how to navigate through the system. This class is for Cognos users who are Consumers, Query Studio or Report Studio authors. This class is required if you will be using Cognos Query Studio or Report Studio. If you are unable to register for this session, please contact istraining@kent.edu to reserve a seat in this class.

March3/3/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PMCommunication Effectiveness
Spaces Remaining: 18
This four hour instructor-led workshop provides a self-assessment with tips and practical exercises on seven communication competencies.

3/5/2015 9:00 AM - 11:30 AMDiversity Includes Everyone
Spaces Remaining: 20
This training course will give participants an opportunity to explore fundamental diversity concepts and develop an understanding of why differences should be valued. The concepts will explore uniqueness and commonalities locally and on a global level.

3/9/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

3/11/2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMDealing with Difficult Behaviors
Spaces Remaining: 20
This 3-hour workshop focuses on identifying and addressing the seven most common difficult behaviors. Participants will get an opportunity to explore ways to effectively deal with these behaviors.

3/12/2015 8:30 AM - 12:00 PMCourse Scheduler Basic Training
Spaces Remaining: 12
Covers the information required to obtain system access to begin scheduling course sections in Banner INB and DCU, and use of the Section Time Location Change Workflow and Section Title Change Workflow. We meet in Stewart Hall, Kent Campus, Room 103.

3/12/2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMManagement Skills - Managing the Change Curve
Spaces Remaining: 19
A half-day course for managers that will help you identify the varioius phases associated with change and how you can more successfully help yourself and others navigate the change curve! This course is part of the Management Development series.

3/13/2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMEmotional Intelligence Ability Series(2) - Use Emotional Intelligence
Spaces Remaining: 14
This group of four distinct workshops will help participants learn about their Emotional Intelligence and build skills around four main abilities including identifying, using, understanding and managing emotions.

3/16/2015 3:30 PM - 4:30 PMBachelor of Integrative Studies Informational Session
Spaces Remaining: 20
What is the BIS Degree? Is BIS right for me? What Are The Requirements? Is There A Deadline Date? How Do I Apply? WHAT’S NEXT? BIS Informational Sessions are held for students who have earned 60 credit hours and are interested in the Bachelor of Integrative Studies. This 1 hour information session will provide a detailed overview of the BIS program, curriculum restrictions, university and college requirements as it pertains to the degree, as well as the admissions/application process. There will be time for attendees to ask questions at the end of the session. For additonal information contact Truella M. Harper at 330-672-2062 or tmharper@kent.edu

3/17/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PMSupervising Successful Performance
Spaces Remaining: 18
This one-day workshop, part of the Fundamentals of Supervision series, will closely examine the role of the supervisor as a coach and provide a coaching model for supervisors to use for improving employee performance.

3/18/2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AMWebinar-Step Up and Speak Out
Spaces Remaining: 1000
Step Up and Speak Out is a campus initiative to promote a culture of care at Kent State and to increase awareness of mental health concerns and available resources. Participants will learn risk factors for suicide, signs and symptoms of distressed and disruptive individuals, and strategies to appropriately respond in these situations. Campus and community mental health resources will also be provided, so that attendees are able to help those in need, help keep our campus safe, and strengthen the Kent State community. This webinar is ideal for faculty and staff who are in direct contact with students. Join Dr. Shay Little, Associate Vice President, EMSA and Dean of Students, and Dr. Carrie Berta, Staff Psychologist from University Health Services for this informative webinar. This webinar counts as 1.0 hours toward your Beyond Compliance annual goal.

3/23/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

3/27/2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMEmotional Intelligence Ability Series(3) - Understand Emotional Intelligence
Spaces Remaining: 14
This group of four distinct workshops will help participants learn about their Emotional Intelligence and build skills around four main abilities including identifying, using, understanding and managing emotions.

3/31/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PMWorkplace Conversations: Maximizing Results
Spaces Remaining: 19
Explores methods to successfully conduct a performance improvement conversation. Assess your competency through the Coaching Skills Inventory, develop your performance conversation skills through a seven-step model, and engage in discussion and activities around university-specific examples.

April4/2/2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMManagement Skills - Establishing Unit and Department Goals
Spaces Remaining: 20
A half-day course to help managers identify the seven comptencies associated with effective goal setting along with opportunities for improvement for each. This course is part of the Management Development series.

4/3/2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMEmotional Intelligence Ability Series (4) - Manage Emotional Intelligence
Spaces Remaining: 14
This group of four distinct workshops will help participants learn about their Emotional Intelligence and build skills around four main abilities including identifying, using, understanding and managing emotions.

4/6/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

4/7/2015 3:30 PM - 5:00 PMA.L.I.C.E. Training (Fac/Staff) 3:30 - 5 PM
Spaces Remaining: 18
Public Safety, in partnership with the division of Human Resources, is conducting ALICE workshops. The 90 minute long ALICE sessions are designed to give participants insight and response options when encountering an active shooter. ALICE Alert, Lockdown, Information, Counter and Evacuation is crisis training created by two Texas law enforcement officers.

4/8/2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PMListening with Purpose
Spaces Remaining: 19
Do you know how you listen? Now you can find out. Introducing The 5 Different Approaches to Listening Styles: Discerning, Comprehensive, Evaluative, Appreciative and Empathetic. In this engaging and interactive workshop, you will learn why this skill is so critical and how it is most likely impacting other areas of your work.

4/9/2015 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMWebinar-Beyond Title IX: Supporting Students and Changing Culture Around Power-based Personal Violence
Spaces Remaining: 1000
Sexual assault, intimate partner violence and stalking on college campuses has been getting a lot of press recently. How do staff and faculty make sense of what they are hearing to provide the support students need while still following policy around mandated reporting? How can one create a space where students are comfortable to come forward for help and send a message that violence has no place at Kent State? This webinar is ideal for all Kent State faculty and staff that interact with students. Join Jennie O'Connell, Director of The Office of Sexual & Relationship Support Services (SRVSS) for this informative webinar. This webinar counts as 1.0 hours toward your Beyond Compliance annual goal.

4/13/2015 3:30 PM - 4:30 PMBachelor of Integrative Studies Informational Session
Spaces Remaining: 20
What is the BIS Degree? Is BIS right for me? What Are The Requirements? Is There A Deadline Date? How Do I Apply? WHAT’S NEXT? BIS Informational Sessions are held for students who have earned 60 credit hours and are interested in the Bachelor of Integrative Studies. This 1 hour information session will provide a detailed overview of the BIS program, curriculum restrictions, university and college requirements as it pertains to the degree, as well as the admissions/application process. There will be time for attendees to ask questions at the end of the session. For additonal information contact Truella M. Harper at 330-672-2062 or tmharper@kent.edu

4/14/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PMEmployment Law and Harassment Prevention for Supervisors
Spaces Remaining: 16
A four-hour workshop, as part of the Fundamentals of Supervision series, that examines what supervisors must know regarding: Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) of 1967, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and Harassment Prevention.

4/20/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

4/22/2015 9:00 AM - 10:30 AMA.L.I.C.E. Training (Fac/Staff) 9 - 10:30AM
Spaces Remaining: 15
Public Safety, in partnership with the division of Human Resources, is conducting ALICE workshops. The 90 minute long ALICE sessions are designed to give participants insight and response options when encountering an active shooter. ALICE Alert, Lockdown, Information, Counter and Evacuation is crisis training created by two Texas law enforcement officers.

4/22/2015 9:00 AM - 11:30 AMUnderstanding the Americans with Disabilities Act
Spaces Remaining: 7
This workshop material is based on the 2008 Americans with Disabilities Act as amended.

4/28/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PMEmployee Selection and Interviewing
Spaces Remaining: 19
This four-hour workshop examines the university’s procedure for effective staffing. Participants will learn about the PDQ, the job analysis, the job description and the supervisor’s role in the staffing process.

May5/4/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

5/18/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

5/21/2015 9:00 AM - 11:30 AMCommunicating Across Four Generations
Spaces Remaining: 18
Find out how to manage communication across four generations.

5/25/2015 3:30 PM - 4:30 PMBachelor of Integrative Studies Informational Session
Spaces Remaining: 20
What is the BIS Degree? Is BIS right for me? What Are The Requirements? Is There A Deadline Date? How Do I Apply? WHAT’S NEXT? BIS Informational Sessions are held for students who have earned 60 credit hours and are interested in the Bachelor of Integrative Studies. This 1 hour information session will provide a detailed overview of the BIS program, curriculum restrictions, university and college requirements as it pertains to the degree, as well as the admissions/application process. There will be time for attendees to ask questions at the end of the session. For additonal information contact Truella M. Harper at 330-672-2062 or tmharper@kent.edu

June6/1/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

6/8/2015 3:30 PM - 4:30 PMBachelor of Integrative Studies Informational Session
Spaces Remaining: 20
What is the BIS Degree? Is BIS right for me? What Are The Requirements? Is There A Deadline Date? How Do I Apply? WHAT’S NEXT? BIS Informational Sessions are held for students who have earned 60 credit hours and are interested in the Bachelor of Integrative Studies. This 1 hour information session will provide a detailed overview of the BIS program, curriculum restrictions, university and college requirements as it pertains to the degree, as well as the admissions/application process. There will be time for attendees to ask questions at the end of the session. For additonal information contact Truella M. Harper at 330-672-2062 or tmharper@kent.edu

6/15/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!

6/29/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Hire Orientation
Spaces Remaining: 20
Valuable information for the new employee. All new faculty and staff members from all eight Kent State University campuses are encouraged to attend!






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