Staff

These courses are intended for all our staff members.

Leadership
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
A Coach Approach

The Leadership Toolkit Series will focus on helping leaders motivate and develop the people they lead. Throughout the series, we will highlight a specific leadership skill to discuss and practice together. The following topics will be part of this series: Providing Feedback, Listening, and Coaching.

Hamster
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Are e-mails driving your day and zapping your productivity? Do you send multiple e-mails and get no response? Do you spend way too much time looking for e-mails that you "saved", but later can't find? Learn simple techniques to manage your e-mail and turn it into a powerful tool to drive action.

The Match Game
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Excitement and laughter await in this HSU Library edition of the popular game show. Participants will work in teams to match the answers provided by a panel of HSU faculty, staff and students. Attendees are welcome to participate or enjoy the session as a member of the studio audience.

Communication Bubbles
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Session 4: What Beyonce Taught Me about Race

TedTalk Screening and Discussion

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Building Stamina: Cultivating a Positive White Racial Identity that Supports Positive Participation in Conversations about Race (5 Sessions)

Denice Frohman
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Exploring the work of poet, educator, performer and speaker Denice Frohman. She has been a featured speaker at over 200 colleges and universities and hundds of K-12 schools. Frohman has a Master's in Education and was the former Program Director at the Philly Youth Poetry Movement.

Virtual Reality
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Come and learn about different technologies that you can use at the HSU Library to explore Virtual Reality, from using your smartphone with a Google Cardboard viewer to creating 3D sculptures with Oculus Rift. We will have many VR viewers for you to try out and experiment with and we'll look at options for creating your own VR content like videos and games.

New Employee Orientation
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 8:30am to 12:15pm

The new employee orientation program will review general conditions of employment, provide benefits information and answer any employment related questions you may have.

Representatives from the Departments of Public Safety, Environmental and Health Safety, Diversity and Inclusion, Human Resources and Payroll will have valuable information to present.

Drupal Training
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 11:30am to 12:30pm

Come learn Drupal basics of updating, editing and creating content within your website.

Topics covered included the following:

Adding a basic pageLinking to files and other web pagesUploading images
Communication Bubbles
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Session 5: White People: I Don't Want You to Understand Me Better, I Want You to Understand Yourselves

Reading of Short Article and Discussion

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Building Stamina: Cultivating a Positive White Racial Identity that Supports Positive Participation in Conversations about Race (5 Sessions)

Trivia
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

In a normal trivia game, players aren’t allowed to use the internet to find the answer. In this version, players have to use it. The questions will be more tricky than the average Google question, leading players on fact-finding missions to see who can solve the questions the quickest. Can your team be the trivia champs?