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  • it OFFICE TRAINING
  • Professional Growth

GROW With Marquette

GROW registration is done through EventBrite. 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 and retirees. Courses with fewer than 10 registrants may be cancelled, therefore, it’s important you register online and cancel your reservation in EventBrite if you are unable to attend.

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.

Thank you to all the individuals who have recently given of their time and talent to the Grow with Marquette program.

On demand training - academic impressions

Academic Impressions provides leadership, personal development, and skills-based training opportunities to faculty and staff in higher ed. Marquette has a campus-wide membership. Access these resources by creating an account using your Marquette email address.

https://www.academicimpressions.com/

 

Focused Learning Plans - Certificate of Completion

Each learning plan includes a set of questions that help you reflect on what you've learned and begin to think of ways to apply it. Access the training and the questions from a single PDF to track progress and your notes. Each plan requires 2 to 3 hours of work and when finished, you can submit for a certificate of completion. Topics include:

  • Improving Your Meetings
  • Leveraging Team Performance
  • Understanding Teams in Higher Ed
  • Improving the Effectiveness of Your Decision Making
  • Leading More Inclusively
  • Managing Conflict as a Leader
  • Understanding Strengths-Based Leadership
  • Supervision and Feedback
  • Identifying Talent
  • Creative Problem Solving in Higher Ed
  • Building Resilience
  • Developing Better Time Management
  • Working with Introverts
  • Managing Difficult Colleagues

https://www.academicimpressions.com/courses/micro-plan-sfwd/ (NOTE you need to log in to Academic Impressions here before the course link will work)

Interested in joining a group discussion after completing a course? Need help with facilitating a group discussion? If so, contact Wendy Butler.

 


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Marquette University GROW Classes

Opportunities for professional and personal growth (Marquette employees only)

NEW ONLINE TECHNOLOGY COURSES!

Video training is available at your own pace without an Eventbrite registration!

Need a course in Excel, Sharepoint or accessible documents and PDFs? https://www.marquette.edu/technology-training/

 

Sessions by Category

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Marquette Topics

  • Understanding Systemic Racism
    • Friday, January 29, 2021 / 1-2 pm
  • Best Practices for Working with Students of Color
    • Friday, February 26, 2021 / 3:30-4:30 pm
  • Safer Spaces Workshop
    • Friday, March 26, 2021 / 1-2 pm

Benefits and Wellness

Media and Web training

  • Qualtrics 101
    • Friday, January 29, 2020 / 10-11 am

iT office Training

  • Academic Impressions On-Demand Training

professional growth

  • Managing a Blended Work Environment
    • Tuesday, October 27, 2020 / 12-1 pm
    • Wednesday, November 11, 2020 / 12-1 pm
    • Thursday, January 21, 2020 / 12-1 pm

 

UNDERSTANDING SYSTEMIC RACISM

 

Through an intersectional lens, Dr. Monique I. Liston will discuss the ways through which systemic racism impacts individuals and organizations.

 

 

SAFER SPACES WORKSHOP

 

Safer Spaces is a tiered allyship-building workshop hosted by the LGBTQ+ Resources Center. Sessions are crafted for their audiences and aim for a campus culture of increased equity and pride.

 

BEST PRACTICES FOR WORKING WITH STUDENTS OF COLOR

Panelists will discuss best practices for supporting students of color in the classroom and outside of the classroom.

 

Panelists will include:

Dr. Maria Guerrero, Counselor/Diversity Coordinator

Clara Dwyer, Assistant Director, Office of Engagement & Inclusion

DJ Todd, Urban Scholars Coordinator, Student Educational Services

Bernardo Borunda, Assistant Director for Multicultural Student Ministry

 

 

 

Managing your way through uncertain times

  • Friday, October 23, 2020 / 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Microsoft Teams
      • Explore uncertainty and the effects on our well-being
      • Identify the negative efects of unproductive worry
      • Learn several effective strategies to manage ongoing uncertainty and worry

Presented by Anne Demski, Advocate Aurora Employee Assistance Program

The power of mindfulness

  • Thursday, December 17, 2020 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Microsoft Teams
      • Understand what mindfulness is and what it is not and the science behind it
      • Identify how it helps with self-regulation in times of stress or change
      • Learn the benefits of making this an easy, regular practice

Presented by Anne Demski, Advocate Aurora Employee Assistance Program

 

 

Overcoming Barriers to Optimal Health: Understanding the Transtheoretical Model Stages of Change

  • Monday, November 23, 2020 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Microsoft Teams
      • Define "optimal health" and indentify barriers to change
      • Discuss Motivational Theory
      • Create a "Change Plan"

Presented by Anne Demski, Advocate Aurora Employee Assistance Program

Self-Care 101: Introducing the wheel of self-care

  • Wednesday, January 13, 2021 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Microsoft Teams
      • Find your unique pathway to resiliency by understanding the 6 components of self-care (psychological, emotional, physical, spiritual, personal and professional) and how they work together.
      • Learn additional ideas and practices to help you prioritize each wellness component.
      • Additional programming related to each component will be offered Spring 2021.

 

Presented by Anne Demski, Advocate Aurora Assistance Program

OU Campus Quick Start CMS TRaining

  • Wednesday, October 21, 2020 / 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, November 4, 2020 / 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, November 18, 2020 / 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, December 2, 2020 / 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, December 16, 2020 / 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
    • Microsoft Teams

Learn how to update an existing Marquette website in the Content Management System (CMS) in this all-in-one OU Campus training

Presented by Alex Busbee, Office of Marketing and Communication

 

qualtrics 101

  • Friday, January 29, 2020 / 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
        • Microsoft Teams

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

 

 

 

Microsoft Team Meetings

  • Thursday, October 29, 2020 / 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
    • Microsoft Teams

Discover best practices for leading Microsoft Teams meetings, including scheduling, screen sharing, recording and understanding roles. Use Spotlight, chat, backgrounds, polls and whiteboard.

 

Presented by Dan Smith, Information Technology Services

custom training for your department

Schedule small group training or department training on one of the IT topics. Trainings can be hands-on or large-screen projection at a department meeting. Contact the IT Services Help Desk to request a department training session.

cybersecurity awareness 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

NEW ONLINE TECHNOLOGY COURSES!

Video training is available at your own pace without an Eventbrite registration!

Need a course in Excel, Sharepoint or accessible documents and PDFs?

 

https://www.marquette.edu/technology-training/

 

 

 

Managing a Blended work environment

  • Tuesday, October 27, 2020 / 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 11, 2020 / 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 21, 2020 / 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Microsoft Teams
      • Disciss the positive outcomes and challenges when working in a remote or blended work environment and suggestions for addressing them
      • Learn how to stay engaged with your colleagues.

Presented by Wendy Butler, Human Resources & Sara Pforr, Office of Marketing and Communication

 

Creating Capacity

  • Wednesday, November 18, 2020 / 12 – 1 pm
  • Tuesday, January 12, 2021 / 12 – 1 pm
    • Microsoft Teams
      • The definition of capacity includes the maximum amount that something can contain and the amount that something (or someone) can produce
      • Learn strategies to help create capacity in your day by applying decision-making frameworks and prioritization techniques to your workload. This skill is especially important when working with limited resources.

Presented by Wendy Butler, Human Resources & Sara Pforr, Office of Marketing and Communication

 

It’s a VUCA World!

  • Thursday, November 5, 2020 / 12:00 p.m.– 1:00 p.m.
  • Monday, November 30, 2020 / 12:00 p.m.– 1 p.m.
    • Microsoft Teams
      • VUCA is an acronym for volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity. It describes the situation of constant, unpredictable change which now seems to be the norm
      • Join us discuss ways to manage and adapt to an uncontrollable environment

Presented by Wendy Butler, Human Resources, Sara Pforr, Office of Marketing and Communication, and Dr. Nicolle Skoien, Intercollegiate Athletics

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Fax: (414) 288-7425

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