Courses

In this UWP workshop, we will share insights on how writing as a reflective practice can bring greater focus and momentum to career and life goals. In addition to this goal work, participants will benefit from practice in and feedback on effective and purposeful writing, an essential skill for career advancement.

Proudly brought to you by the Teaching Transformation and Development Academy.


Thursday, April 25, 2019 02:30pm - 04:00pm

In this session, we will present and practice coaching techniques that can make us more effective and allow us to empower others.

Proudly brought to by the Teaching Transformation and Development Academy.


Monday, March 4, 2019 02:30pm - 04:00pm

Effective working relationships, strong careers, and well-functioning organizations all draw from the same source of power: the ability to talk openly about high-stakes emotional and controversial topics. Attend this workshop to learn and practice the skills required to successfully have difficult conversations.

Proudly brought to you by Conflict Management Services.


Wednesday, March 20, 2019 12:30pm - 02:30pm
Monday, April 15, 2019 12:30pm - 02:30pm
Friday, May 24, 2019 12:30pm - 02:30pm
Thursday, June 13, 2019 12:30pm - 02:30pm

Whether we like it or not interpersonal conflicts occur every day in our workplace. Many people are uncomfortable with conflict and avoid problem areas with the hope that the issues will just go away. As we know these problems do not disappear. Learn about the conflict experience and how to handle these conflicts more effectively and become more emotionally intelligent while working with others.

Proudly brought to you by Conflict Management Services.


Wednesday, March 6, 2019 12:30pm - 02:30pm
Monday, April 8, 2019 12:30pm - 02:30pm
Friday, May 17, 2019 12:30pm - 02:30pm
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 12:30pm - 02:30pm

A number of studies have looked at impact of expressions of gratitude on general well-being, as well as workplace culture. In this session, Dr. Sharon Sheridan (Management) will share insights from those studies, and together we will explore ways in which we might bring those ideas to bear in the context of higher education. Thank you for joining us!

Proudly brought to you by the Teaching Transformation and Development Academy.


Friday, April 12, 2019 02:30pm - 04:00pm

Our goal for the session is to better recognize and hopefully alleviate some of the stressors that make our work less enjoyable and productive.

Proudly brought to you by the Teaching Transformation and Development Academy.


Friday, February 22, 2019 02:30pm - 04:00pm