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GROW With Marquette

Opportunities for Personal and Professional Growth.

GROW registration will now be done through Eventbrite. Please follow this link to see all available classes and register for any classes that you would like to attend: http://growwithmu.eventbrite.com/. The event code to register for all classes is "GROW". If you need assistance, please email growwithmu@marquette.edu or call 414-288-7305.

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 - Summer 2018

passport tour - Bee the Difference, join the bee team!

  • Thursday, June 7, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Engineering Hall, Room 221

Visit our campus bee hive on the Engineering Hall green roof, meet its busy inhabitants, and discover the important role our bees play in promoting ecosystem health and community wellbeing. This class is also an invitation to learn about and join our bee team: We are assembling a team of bee stewards to assist with managing the hive during the buzz-y summer and fall months.

Presented by: Charlie Koenen, BeeVangelists  

 

the impact of sleep on your health

  • Wednesday, May 30, 2018 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Raynor Library, Beaumier Suite C

Are you tired all the time? Are you trying to lose weight, but can't? Do you eat because you are tired? Do you find it difficult to exercise because you have no energy? Learn how lack of sleep can negatively impact your health and tips on what you can do to get a better night's sleep.

Presented by: Kristin Kipp, Director of Employee Wellness

Sessions by Category

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Marquette Topics

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iT office Training

what's your work style preference

  • Thursday, June 21, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • AMU 252

Discover your preferred work style(s) and how it affects your approach to work and interact with others. Understand your opposite style(s) to enhance interactions with those who think, structure, organize, and complete their work in a different way. An online assessment is required for this course.  Please register to be included, as well as cancel your registration if you cannot attend.

Presented by: Wendy Butler, Human Resources

 

supervising students

  • Thursday, July 19, 2018 / 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    • AMU 252

If you supervise students, this session is for you!  A panel of internal stakeholders will begin the session with a discussion on best practices and answers to frequently asked questions on topics including: hiring, interviewing and training student employees; dealing with student performance issues; paying students correctly via EmpCenter; & navigating student payroll.  The end of the session will be open for Q&A.

 

Professional growth: taking accountability for your development

  • Thursday, August 2, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • AMU 252

Learn how to navigate your own development, understand your leadership style, and position yourself for new challenges.  Topics covered include: understanding the leadership shadow, taking an active role in your professional growth, and seizing opportunities in your path.

 

myers-briggs type indicator

  • Thursday, August 9, 2018 / 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    • AMU 305

The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) personality inventory has helped millions of individuals gain insights about themselves and how they interact with others. This session will provide feedback on participant’s individual assessments, which will be completed in advance.  The information learned will help you identify your unique gifts, enhance your understanding of yourself, your motivations, your natural strengths, and your potential areas for growth.

*This assessment requires a fee which will be covered by the Human Resources Department. Due to this, it is important that you attend the class.

Presented by: Sara Pforr, OMC

Time Management

  • Tuesday, July 17, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • AMU 252

Well-managed time leads to increased productivity and efficiency, resulting in a feeling of pride and accomplishment. However, poor time management can cause mistakes, delays, frustration, and stress. Learn techniques on how to make the most of your work activities.

Presented by: Wendy Butler, Human Resources

 

celebrate the life of st. ignatius

  • Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - AMU Chapel of the Holy Family
    • Superior General Sosa's address in Spain - Video presentation - 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    • Mass Celebrating the Feast of St. Ignatius - 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    • Luncheon Feast celebrating St. Ignatius - 12:30 p.m.

Presented by: Mission and Ministry

 

Tuition remission, fachex, & undergrad admissions info session

  • Wednesday, August 8, 2018 / 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    • Zilber Hall, Suite 136

This session is designed for faculty and staff who have high school aged students and will provide information on Marquette’s tuition remission benefit and the FACHEX (Faculty and Staff Children Exchange) program. A short presentation will be followed by an opportunity for questions/answers. We will also share information regarding how Admissions can assist parents throughout their student’s high school career.

Presented by: Kate Bracciano, Tara Mullarkey, & Deb Reeder

change is inevitable

  • Tuesday, August 14, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • AMU 252

Change can be difficult. For instance, changing a work process in significant ways by introducing a new process or technology can be challenging for many people unless they know why it’s being done, how it will affect their work, and what they need to do. Change management is the process, tools, and techniques to manage the people-side of change to achieve desired results. This session will provide tips on how to do this.

Presented by: Wendy Butler, Human Resources

 

Bee the Difference, join the Bee team

  • Thursday, June 7, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Engineering Hall, Room 221

Visit our campus bee hive on the Engineering Hall green roof, meet its busy inhabitants, and discover the important role our bees play in promoting ecosystem health and community wellbeing. This class is also an invitation to learn about and join our bee team: We are assembling a team of bee stewards to assist with managing the hive during the buzz-y summer and fall months.

Presented by: Charlie Koenen, BeeVangelists  

gallery talk with jacqueline m. schweitzer

  • Thursday, July 19, 2018 / 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    • Meet in the lobby of the Haggerty Museum of Art

Come join us for a gallery talk with Jacqueline M. Schweitzer, Honorary Curator of American History. In conjunction with the Haggerty exhibition A Perfect Thrill: Elsa Ulbricht & The Milwaukee Handicraft Project.

Presented by: Jacqueline M. Schweitzer, Milwaukee Public Museum

importance of trees in our urban environment

  • Tuesday, June 19, 2018 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Meet at the St. Joan of Arc Chapel

Take a walking tour with our tree expert from Wachtel Tree Service. Learn more about what trees work well in our geographic region for your own landscaping needs!

Presented by: David Scharfenberger, Wachtel Tree Science

wild commons tour

  • Thursday, August 2, 2018 / 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Monday, August 6, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Meet on 17th Street, Mid block. Between Wisconsin and Wells

Come join us for a walking tour of Wild Commons before the students move in! The goal of this structure was to create a physical layout designed to facilitate and foster a connection so that the people who live/eat/study in the complex develop an enhanced the sense of community and collaboration. This project is Marquette’s largest influx of new student housing in almost 50 years.

Presented by: Kathy Kugi-Tom & Christopher Gluesing, Facilities Planning & Management

the impact of sleep on your health

  • Wednesday, May 30, 2018 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Raynor Library, Beaumier Suite C

Are you tired all the time? Are you trying to lose weight, but can't? Do you eat because you are tired? Do you find it difficult to exercise because you have no energy? Learn how lack of sleep can negatively impact your health and tips on what you can do to get a better night's sleep.

Presented by: Kristin Kipp, Marquette Wellness Center

 

handling stress with the body

  • Tuesday, June 26, 2018 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Marquette Wellness Center

Learn about the physical effects of stress on your body and ways to counteract it in this hands on session. Learn and perform proper diaphragmatic breathing and various exercises to manage stress that can be performed during the workday or when at home. Please come dressed in comfortable clothes. Mats will be available.

Presented by: Susana Arciga, Marquette Physical Therapy

be a smart patient

  • Wednesday, June 13, 2018 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Raynor Conference Center Study Room D

You can wait a month to see your doctor, six months for an appointment with a specialist. The average patient gets interrupted twelve seconds in to their explanation of why they’re there. Make your seconds count. Learn the five most important questions to ask before making a medical decision. Learn tricks for getting those questions answered completely.

Presented by: Carrie Murphy, Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine

 

Intro to trx

  • Monday, July 16, 2018 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Marquette Wellness Center

The TRX Suspension Trainer is a workout system that leverages gravity and your body weight to perform hundreds of exercises to help you develop strength, balance, flexibility and core stability simultaneously. Join us in this hands-on session to learn how to use these safely and effectively.

Presented by: Keith Owsley, MS, ATC, LAT, CSCS, Certified TRX Instructor

Cybersecurity awareness training

  • Online Training

IT Services has partnered with the SANS Institute to provide cybersecurity training for Marquette University faculty and staff. Topics include recognizing social engineering, browsing safely, enhancing mobile security, and creating strong passwords.

  • All active Marquette University faculty and staff can access the training via this URL: https://access.sans.org/go/marquette
  • After you log in with your Marquette username and password, click the “SANS” button to access your training.
  • Redeem your training completion certificate at the ITS Help Desk (Cudahy Hall 294) for a Marquette-themed security blanket.

intro to ipad

  • Thursday, June 7, 2018 / 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

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

Presented by: John Mohammad, IT Services

 

intro to iphone

  • Wednesday, July 11, 2018 / 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

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

Presented by: John Mohammad, IT Services

 

Qualtrics 101: Introduction to Qualtrics Online Survey Software

  • Monday, August 13, 2018 / 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
      • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

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, Institutional Research & Analysis

overview of daylight - d2L

  • Wednesday, May 30, 2018 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 21, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Tuesday, August 14, 2018 / 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    • Raynor 330B

Daylight is the new, more accessible version for the Desire2Learn (D2L) Learning Management System.  The change will result in a more responsive platform that will allow users to access their course information on their mobile devices.

Presented by: Jennifer Robertson, CTL

 

a guide to using gradebook

  • Tuesday, June 12, 2018 / 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 17, 2018 / 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    • Raynor 330B

This guide covers: (1) Setting up your Gradebook using the Setup Wizard; (2) Creating grade categories; (3) Creating grade items; (4) Entering grades; (5) Deleting categories and grade items and (6) Calculating final grades.

Presented by: Jennifer Robertson, CTL

 

intro to samsung galaxy phone

  • Wednesday, August 8, 2018 / 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

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

Presented by: John Mohammad, IT Services

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Excel Essentials

  • Wednesday, June 20, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

Use Autofill and Flash Fill to enter information quickly. Edit formatting, layout, view and print options. Use Quick Analysis to get charts, averages, totals and more. Insert a table to sort and filter data.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

onenote essentials                 

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 / 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

Organize and search notes that you collect from various sources in one location, accessing them from anywhere. Share meeting notes and agenda, relevant documents and emails. Make checklists and tasks.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services   

 

windows 10 Essentials

  • Tuesday, July 24, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

Navigate, search and use File Explorer. Customize settings and learn useful keyboard shortcuts. 

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Making engaging and interactive powerpoints

  • Thursday, August 2, 2018 / 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

Present complex data in a simple and direct way. Use layout, font and color, photos, clip art and smart art to design infographics. Add animation to make the slideshow interactive.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Microsoft teams

  • Thursday, August 9, 2018 / 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

Microsoft Teams is a messaging app where all conversations, meetings, files, and notes can be accessed by everyone in the team, all in one place. Explore when to use Teams and how to communicate instantly with group members using Group conversations, private chats and online meetings. Learn how to set up your own team for a particular project.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services   

 

Onedrive for business & Sharepoint online

  • Monday, August 20, 2018 / 1:00 p.m. – 2 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

Access and share documents via the Office 365 portal. Choose where you save your documents and how you share them and collaborate.

Presented by Pam Lewis, IT Services

making accessible word Documents & PDFs

  • Thursday, June 28, 2018 / 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 16, 2018 / 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

What makes a document accessible? Explore Microsoft Word and Acrobat DC tools for checking document accessibility, editing and fixing errors that are flagged.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services       

 

sharepoint online for site owners

  • Thursday, July 19, 2018 / 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

Design and manage a team site. Manage permissions and make a sub-site that only a select group of the users can access. Enhance site navigation and explore SharePoint Lists, document versioning, customized views and setting alerts for changes.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Excel: introduction to tables and pivot tables

  • Tuesday, July 31, 2018 / 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

Use tables to sort and filter data and insert slicers. Make a Pivot table to explore, summarize, analyze, and present your data.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Microsoft Word Tips and Tricks

  • Tuesday, August 7, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

Simultaneously edit, track changes and make comments. Copy and paste between documents and remove bothersome formatting and work efficiently with long documents. Use styles for headings that collapse and expand parts of the document. Insert hyperlinks, bookmarks and a table of contents.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Office 365 groups and collaboration

  • Tuesday, August 14, 2018 / 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall, Room 208

Working with a team? Make your own Group with a mailing list, SharePoint site, document library, task planner and calendar. Manage permissions and customize your site.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

custom training for your department

Schedule small group training or department training on one of the topics above. Trainings can be hands-on or large-screen projection at a department meeting. Contact the IT Services Help Desk at (414) 288-7799.

 

 

 

 

 

Thank You!

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

  • Brigid Alba, Mission and Ministry
  • Julie Bach, Faber Center
  • Jen Burns, Human Resources
  • Wendy Butler, Human Resources
  • Tim Cigelske, Office of Marketing and Communication
  • Kathy Coffey-Guenther, Mission and Ministry
  • Michael Dante, Faber Center
  • Diane Duwel, Human Resources
  • Brenda Fay, Raynor Memorial Libraries
  • Dan Herro, Haggerty Museum of Art
  • Kim Huettl, Graduate School of Management
  • Kristin Kipp, Marquette Employee Wellness
  • Mark Konewko, Digital Media and Performing Arts
  • Tom Krettek, S.J., Mission and Ministry
  • Anthony LeGree, Purchasing
  • Crystal Lendved, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis
  • Pam Lewis, IT Services
  • Laura MacBride, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis
  • Edward Mathie, S.J., Mission and Ministry
  • Steve McCauley, Human Resources
  • John Mohammad, IT Services
  • Mykl Novak, IT Services
  • Sasha Parsons, Office of Research and Innovation
  • Ruth Peterson, MUPD
  • Brent Ribble, Campus Sustainability
  • Alix Riley, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis
  • Lorena Sanchez, Office of the Comptroller
  • Lynne Shumow, Haggerty Museum of Art
  • Liz Sides, Human Resources
  • Terrance Slaughter, IT Services
  • Rose Trupiano, Libraries/Research and Instructional Services
  • Mary Wacker, Graduate School

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