Workshop Registration

2019-2020 Workshops

To register, please click on “Register Here” for each class you are interested in attending.

October

Change it Up! Bystander Training

Date: 10/17/2019
Time: 12-2 p.m.
Location: Duderstadt Center, Lower Level 
Instructors: Robert Scott and Debby Mitchell 

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Participants will learn:

       Change it Up! bystander intervention training that helps you intervene in situations that negatively             impact individuals, organizations and the campus community. 

TIAA

Date: 10/22/2019
Times:

  • 9:30 a.m.
  • 10:15 a.m.
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • 11:45 a.m.
  • 1:00 p.m.
  • 1:45 p.m.
  • 2:30 p.m.

Location: 1210 LEC
Instructor: Eric Roberts, Financial Consultant for TIAA Financial Solutions

       Email Ruthie Freeman at frruth@umich.edu to request an appointment. Please specify your name             and the appoint slot you’d like to choose from the list above. 

       Participants will learn:

Meet one-on-one with financial consultant, Eric Roberts, who can discuss financial management solutions and answer questions regarding your University of Michigan retirement planning. 

Google Suite: Drive and Documents

Date: 10/23/2019
Time: 9-12 p.m.
Location: Duderstadt Center, Advanced Training Lab (ATL) 2
Instructor: Carolyn Newman

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       Learn how to use the drive and documents features of Google Suite’s cloud software platform, to               create word processing pages and reports, and upload and share them with others.

Workplace and Classroom Violence and Dealing with Difficult People

Date: 10/25/19
Time: 9-10 a.m.
Location: Wilson Center Conference Room, Room 1000
Instructor: Officer Matt Butzky, DPSS

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Our workplace and classroom violence presentation is designed for members of our community to be prepared to deal with escalating behavior and violence in the workplace or classroom. We discuss how to handle escalating or threatening behavior and violence. Prevention and reporting measures are presented within the framework laid out by the U-M Standard Practice Guide and criminal law.

Fundamentals of Project Management

Date: 10/31/2019
Time: 1-4:30 p.m.
Location: Lurie Engineering Center (LEC), Johnson Rooms
Instructor: Dyan Jenkins-Ali

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This program covers fundamental project planning topics and is not intended for those who    specialize in, are certified or have received extensive training in project management. For those who are interested in learning more about project management, this course will serve as a prerequisite for winter semester’s project management course series which Michigan Engineering staff are preparing to launch. More details to come.

       You will benefit by:

  • Gaining a fundamental understanding of the key elements needed in a basic project plan
  • Learning how some of the basic project planning tools are being used at the university
  • Obtaining reference tools that you can use when you develop your next project plan

November

Microsoft Excel Charts and Pivot Tables

Date: 11/12/19
Time: 1-4 p.m.
Location: Duderstadt Center, Advanced Training Lab (ATL) 1
Instructor: Carolyn Newman

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Learn how to use Microsoft’s spreadsheet software to create charts and pivot tables, which allows users to understand and convey information graphically, as well as how data relate to each other. 

Public Speaking II: The Nuts and Bolts of Putting Together a Presentation

Date: 11/12/2019
Time: 1-2 p.m.
Location: Duderstadt Center, Room 1180
Instructor: Johnny Linn, EECS – ECE

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Participants will learn:

      To create a theme or thesis of your presentation, and how to develop an introduction, body, and                conclusion. There will be a small group exercise, where attendees will work on writing an                            introduction or conclusion to give them an opportunity to put into practice what they learn.

TIAA

Date: 11/18/2019
Times:

  • 9:30 a.m.
  • 10:15 a.m.
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • 11:45 a.m.
  • 1:00 p.m.
  • 1:45 p.m.
  • 2:30 p.m.

Location: 1210 LEC
Instructor: Eric Roberts, Financial Consultant for TIAA Financial Solutions

       Email Ruthie Freeman at frruth@umich.edu to request an appointment. Please specify your name             and the appoint slot you’d like to choose from the list above. 

       Participants will learn:

Meet one-on-one with financial consultant, Eric Roberts, who can discuss financial management solutions and answer questions regarding your University of Michigan retirement planning. 

Change it Up! Bystander Training

Date: 11/19/2019
Time: 12-2 p.m.
Location: Duderstadt Center, Lower Level 
Instructors: Robert Scott and Debby Mitchell 

Register Here

Participants will learn:

       Change it Up! bystander intervention training that helps you intervene in situations that negatively             impact individuals, organizations and the campus community. 

December

Public Speaking III: Delivery Skills and Non-verbal Communication

Date: 12/6/2019
Time: 10-11 a.m.
Location: Duderstadt Center, Room 1180
Instructor: Johnny Linn, EECS – ECE

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Participants will learn:

       How to develop presentation delivery skills like rate, pitch, tone, inflection, emotionality of voice,                 and eye contact, along with how to minimize nervous gestures, body movement, and verbal                       fillers such as “um” and “like.”

      Google Suite: Forms and Sheets

Date: 12/10/19
Time: 9-12 p.m.
Location: Duderstadt Center, Advanced Training Lab (ATL) 1
Instructor: Carolyn Newman

       Register Here

Attendees will learn how to create, update, manipulate and share blank forms as well as spreadsheets using Google Suite’s forms and sheets features on its cloud computing platform.

TIAA

Date: 12/17/2019
Times:

  • 9:30 a.m.
  • 10:15 a.m.
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • 11:45 a.m.
  • 1:00 p.m.
  • 1:45 p.m.
  • 2:30 p.m.

Location: 1210 LEC
Instructor: Eric Roberts, Financial Consultant for TIAA Financial Solutions

       Email Ruthie Freeman at frruth@umich.edu to request an appointment. Please specify your name             and the appoint slot you’d like to choose from the list above. 

       Participants will learn:

Meet one-on-one with financial consultant, Eric Roberts, who can discuss financial management solutions and answer questions regarding your University of Michigan retirement planning.