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GROW With Marquette

Opportunities for Personal and Professional Growth.

To Register for a class, email growwithmu@marquette.edu or call: 288-7305.

All GROW classes are free to Marquette employees. Classes are designed and intended for job-related professional growth and development.

If you have a suggestion for a GROW with Marquette session or if you have a proposal for a class you would like to offer through the program, please contact us at: growwithmu@marquette.edu.


Featured Classes - Fall 2016

Employee Wellness: Joyous Living Program

Wednesdays, September 28 - November 16, 2016 / Noon – 1:00 p.m.

Raynor Library Beaumier Suite C and AMU 313

Join us in learning about joy, stress and the effects these states have on the mind and the body in this eight-week program. In this interactive, hands-on program you will learn about key concepts that will help you reduce stress and body tension, increase focus and come back to our natural state of joy. Subjects will include finding joy, unpacking stress, breathing and mindfulness, self-care activities like massage, acupuncture and exercise to promote decreased tension and the importance of movement and good nutrition for the body. Participants are encouraged to attend all eight weeks, but it is not required. Register online.

Led by: Classes will be taught by CORE/El Centro staff and as Marquette University staff

 

Passport – St. Joan of Arc Chapel

Thursday, October 27, 2016 / 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Outside front doors (east side) of St. Joan of Arc Chapel

This past school year marked the anniversary of the reconstruction of St. Joan of Arc Chapel at Marquette. Explore the life of St. Joan of Arc. Discover the chapel’s journey from France to Milwaukee. Celebrate the heart of campus.

Led by: Professional tour guide in Campus Ministry

 

 

Sessions by Category

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Ignatian Basics

  • Wednesday, September 21, 2016 / Noon – 1:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 19, 2016 / Noon – 1:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 16, 2016 / Noon – 1:00 p.m.
    • AMU 252

What is Ignatian Spirituality and why does it matter? These informal gatherings will introduce participants to some of the key ideas of St. Ignatius, and will explore their relevance in our lives today. A light lunch will be served. Register at FaberCenter@marquette.edu or by calling 288-4545.

Facilitated by: Michael Dante, Director, and Monica Meagher, Spiritual Director

    What is Ignatian Spirituality and why does it matter? These informal gatherings will introduce participants

    A Reflective Approach to Retirement

    • Monday, November 7, 2016 / Noon–1 p.m.
      • Schroeder Complex 111

Retirement is more than figuring out the dollars and cents. It’s also a time to discover the new you! Whether you have already made the decision to retire or are just considering it in the near future, join us at the Faber Center for some reflection and conversation. A light lunch will be served. Register at FaberCenter@marquette.edu or 288-4545.

Facilitated by: Michael Dante, Director and Ellen Blonski, Administrative Assistant, Faber Center

 

Cancer Support Group

  • Wednesday, October 26, 2016 / Noon – 1 p.m.
    • Faber Center / Schroeder Complex 111

If you or someone you love is struggling with cancer, please join us for a light lunch, conversation, encouragement and sharing. For more information or support, contact the Faber Center, at 288-4545 or FaberCenter@marquette.edu.

Facilitated by: Faber Center Staff

 

     

Beyond the Basics

  • Tuesday, September 20, 2016 / Noon – 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday, October 4, 2016 / Noon – 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 / Noon – 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2016 / Noon – 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 15, 2016 / Noon – 1 p.m.
    • Faber Center / Schroeder Complex 111

For those interested in taking a more thoughtful look into Ignatian Spirituality, join us as we read Companions of Christ ~ Ignatian Spirituality for Everyday Living by Margaret Silf. In it she guides us on “a journey of the heart, starting wherever you happen to be and no matter how unfit for the journey you may feel. Books will be provided and a light lunch served. Register at FaberCenter@marquette.edu or by calling 288-4545.

Facilitated by: Michael Dante, Director, Faber Center

Caregivers Group

  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016 / Noon – 1 p.m.
  • Wednesday, December 14, 2016 / Noon – 1 p.m.
    • Faber Center / Schroeder Complex 111

Whether you are caring for an aging parent, a child with special needs or other loved one, it is important to take care of yourself – both physically and spiritually. We invite you to join Faber Center staff and other colleagues for a short presentation followed by conversation on the many aspects and challenges caregivers encounter. Register at FaberCenter@marquette.edu or 288-4545. A light lunch will be served. Join us for one or both.

Facilitated by: Faber Center staff

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Passport – Haggerty Museum of Art: Tour of Religion and Neo-medievalism in Rouault’s Miserere

  • Tuesday, October 4, 2016 / 11 a.m. – Noon
    • Lobby of the Haggerty Museum of Art

This exhibition focuses on a selection of prints from George Rouault’s Miserere (Mercy) series that showcases the artist’s interest in devotional imagery and symbolism and draws attention to the French Romantic investment in the medieval past. Miserere relates man’s suffering to the passion of Christ and speaks to the redemption and salvation that can be achieved through that experience.

Led by: Guest Curator Abby Armstrong

 

 

 

Passport – St. Joan of Arc Chapel

  • Thursday, October 27, 2016 / 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Outside front doors (east side) of St. Joan of Arc Chapel

This past school year marked the anniversary of the reconstruction of St. Joan of Arc Chapel at Marquette. Explore the life of St. Joan of Arc. Discover the chapel’s journey from France to Milwaukee. Celebrate the heart of campus.

Led by: Professional tour guide in Campus Ministry

 

 

 

 

Employee Wellness: Joyous Living Program

  • Wednesdays, September 28 - November 16, 2016 / Noon – 1:00 p.m.
    • Raynor Library Beaumier Suite C and AMU 313

Join us in learning about joy, stress and the effects these states have on the mind and the body in this eight-week program. In this interactive, hands-on program you will learn about key concepts that will help you reduce stress and body tension, increase focus and come back to our natural state of joy. Subjects will include finding joy, unpacking stress, breathing and mindfulness, self-care activities like massage, acupuncture and exercise to promote decreased tension and the importance of movement and good nutrition for the body. Participants are encouraged to attend all eight weeks, but it is not required. Register online.

Led by: Classes will be taught by CORE/El Centro staff and as Marquette University staff

Managing Stress During a Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

  • Thursday, October 13, 2016 / Noon – 1:00 p.m.
    • AMU 313

An overview of Psychosocial Oncology and the current research on the relationship between Cancer and stress will be discussed, along with the importance of managing stress during a cancer diagnosis and treatment. The talk will be interactive and specific stress management techniques will be recommended. A representative from the American Cancer Society will provide resources to the participants at the event.

Presented by: Kathleen Jensik, MSW, Community Program Manager at the Population Health program in the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center

talking tablets

Three sessions:

  • Introduction to iPad: Wednesday, October 5, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208
  • Introduction to Samsung Galaxy Tablet: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208
  • Introduction to Microsoft Surface Pro: Wednesday, December 7, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Learn the essentials of your tablet, including general setup and usage, app settings, hardware features and optional accessories.

Presented by: John Mohammad, IT Services

 

snapchat

  • Friday, October 28, 2016 / 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Snapchat is an online image messaging tool for sharing pictures and short videos that has grown so dramatically and has become the key platform for engaging Millennials and Gen Z. Explore the Snapchat culture and develop skills to use on your own Snapchat accounts.

Presented by: Tim Cigelske, Office of Marketing and Communication

 

Interactive Reports for Institutional Data and Information

  • Thursday, November 10, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208
  • Monday, December 5, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

The Office of Institutional Research and Analysis (OIRA) recently replaced its static PDF reports with an interactive and dynamic tool to visualize institutional data. Learn how to access and use these new reports efficiently and effectively. The session will outline the variety of information currently available, demonstrate how to navigate the reports and discuss future reports and dashboards.

Presented by: Alexandra Riley and Crystal Lendved, OIRA

 

online tools for photos and videos

  • Wednesday, November 30, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Generate creative social media content by always collecting ideas, photos and video clips. Explore tools for organizing and editing this content, including Evernote, Google Photos, Canvas, Pablo, Animoto and Magisto.

Presented by: Tim Cigelske, Office of Marketing and Communication

 

 

 

Ask a tech

  • Friday, October 14, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Friday, December 2, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

IT Services will have one or more techs available to answer any questions and will do what they can to help with IT issues.

Presented by: Terrance Slaughter, IT Services

 

Qualtrics 101 – Introduction to Qualtrics Online Survey Software

  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016 / 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
      • Cudahy Hall 208

Qualtrics online survey software is available to all faculty, staff and students. Learn to create, edit, distribute and generate reports for online surveys and explore options and features to help you build a better survey. No previous knowledge of Qualtrics is necessary.

Presented by: Laura MacBride and Crystal Lendved, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis

 

Qualtrics - Advanced Features

  • Wednesday, November 2, 2016 / 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
      • Cudahy Hall 208

Learn advanced features to improve your respondents’ survey-taking experience and to help you collect better survey data, such as advanced question randomization, question loop and merge, using quotas, working with embedded data and more. Requires some experience using Qualtrics.

Presented by: Laura MacBride and Crystal Lendved, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Skype for business essentials

  • Tuesday, October 11, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Learn to use Skype for Business to make and transfer calls, forward all calls and access your voicemail. View the availability of others, send instant messages and turn an instant message into a call. Share your desktop remotely with others. Invite others to join a current conversation or set up a conference in advance.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

onenote essentials                 

  • Tuesday, December 13, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Take notes, prepare for meetings, do research and collaborate with others using OneNote.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

what's new in Office 2016

  • Friday, December 9, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Explore the new features and tools in the latest version of Microsoft Office including the Tell me assistant, Smart lookup, new send as options and file encryption.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

skype for business: online meetings and video

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Set up audio and video conferences to streamline communications and share information. Make presentations and use the whiteboard, polls and Q&A, and record meetings for later viewing.

Presented by: Dan Smith, IT Services

 

What's new in windows 10

  • Friday, November 18, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Explore Settings, the Start menu, Metro view, and the new browser. Search using File Explorer and learn some useful keyboard shortcuts.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Getting started as a sharepoint site owner

  • Thursday, October 13, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Design and manage a team site. Share documents with Marquette users and make a sub-site that only a select group of the users can access.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

excel 2016: beyond the basics

  • Thursday, August 4, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Customize the quick access toolbar to fast-track data-entry using forms. Use data validation with drop-down lists to check and limit entries. Match data across multiple lists using Vlookup and lock select cells in a workbook. Clean up a list, finding blanks and duplicates across columns. Organize data using sort, conditional formatting and custom filters. 

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Making Infographics Using PowerPoint

  • Friday, November 11, 2016 / 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Use the visual tools in PowerPoint to present complex data in a simple and direct way. Design your image with attention to layout, font and color. Visit go.mu.edu/infographics-menck to learn more.

Presented by: Linda Menck, Diederich College of Communication and Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Making Infographics Using Excel

  • Friday, October 28, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Excel offers recommended charts that help users visualize data. Find one that is just right for your information, including new chart types like Treemap and Sunburst. Modify and format a spreadsheet or a chart to draw attention to certain key elements. Explore the use of infographics prior to the workshop at go.mu.edu/infographics-menck

Presented by: Linda Menck, Diederich College of Communication and Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

using a sharepoint site

  • Friday, October 7, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Learn how to explore your team’s SharePoint site. Upload and edit documents in the document library and stay informed about changes.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Creating accessible pdfs

  • Wednesday, November 16, 2016 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Find out what makes a document accessible. Start with an accessible Word document. Save it as a PDF. Use Adobe Acrobat DC to check the document and improve its accessibility.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

customized training

Do you have a need for technology training in your department? Contact the IT Services Help Desk at helpdesk@marquette.edu to let us know what you need help with. We will work with you to customize training to meet your needs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thank You!

The following individuals have recently given of their time and talent to the Grow with Marquette program.

  • Ellen Blonski, Faber Center for Ignatian Spirituality
  • Tim Cigelske, Office of Marketing and Communication
  • Dr. Michael Dante, Faber Center for Ignatian Spirituality
  • Jeremy Edson, IT Services
  • Kurt Gering, IT Services
  • Christopher Gluesing, Facilities Services
  • Jan Harwig, Office of Marketing and Communication
  • Calvin Jemison, Raynor Memorial Libraries
  • Kristin Kipp, Exercise Science
  • Kathy Kugi-Tom, Office of the University Architect
  • Julie Kuligowski, Alumni Memorial Union
  • Pam Lewis, IT Services
  • Greg Nelson, IT Services
  • Dr. Rebecca Nowacek, English
  • Darwin Sanders, Raynor Memorial Libraries
  • Jeremy Saperstein, IT Services
  • Lynne Shumow, Haggerty Museum of Art
  • Dan Smith, IT Services

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