Family Fun Day
Bring your kids to USF for Young Minds at Work on June 17! RSVP »
Arts and Sciences MM
Staff from Arts & Sciences Enjoy a Meaningful Mile Walk
Human Resources - Room 339, Lone Mountain Main
Human Resources - Room 339, Lone Mountain Main
Staff Performance Appraisals Thursday,
April 30
Service & Merit Awards Ceremony
Tuesday, May 5

Professional Development Calendar

Spring 2015 Professional Development Opportunities

Consider attending a workshop or a special discussion-group series to sharpen your supervisory skills, discuss best practices and important issues with colleagues, enhance your technical ability or achieve better work-life balance. For more information about the session and facilitator, click on the registration links below. For questions about these programs or other professional development opportunities, please contact Michele Centrella or Ali Tabor


Getting Things Done (GTD) Wednesday, February 18 9:00am - 4:00pm  Lone Mountain 100  Facilitator: Mike Williams
Developing Your Emotional Intelligence (EI) Thursday, February 26 9:00am - 11:30am  Lone Mountain 100  Facilitator: Steve Leibman

Best Practices for Supervisors/Managers

3 Keys to Effective Supervision Friday, February 20 9:00am - 12:00pm  Lone Mountain 100  Facilitator: Rita Sever
OPE Performance Documentation Wednesday, February 25 1:00pm - 2:30pm  Lone Mountain 100  Facilitators: Diane Nelson and David Philpott
Legal Issues of Supervision Tuesday, March 10 9:30am - 11:30am Lone Mountain 100 Facilitator: Attorney Jane Kow

Jesuit Mission/Spirituality

God of Surprises* Tuesdays, February 10 - April 21 12:00pm - 1:00pm University Center 503  Facilitator: Donal Godfrey, S.J.
Spirituality: Being More Fully Present to Ourselves and Others Wednesday, March 11 2:00pm - 3:30pm Lone Mountain 100 Facilitator: Frank Turner, S.J.
*University Ministry/Human Resources Book Discussion Series; RSVP required; drop-ins not allowed

General Skills Enhancement/Work-Life Balance

Unlocking Your Creativity through Improvisation Friday, March 6 12:30pm - 4:30pm  Lone Mountain 100  Facilitator: Chris Sams
Leading and Facilitating Effective Meetings Wednesday, March 11 9:30am - 11:30am  Lone Mountain 100  Facilitator: Howard Miller
Interaction Management Training - POSTPONED Thursday, March 12 12:00pm - 2:00pm Cowell Hall 212 Facilitator: James S. Cawood 
Intermediate Public Speaking Wednesday, April 22 10:00am - 12:00pm Lone Mountain 100  Facilitator: Helen Lie
Introducing Meditation Practices into Your Daily Life Thursday, February 19 12:00pm - 1:30pm Lone Mountain 100 Facilitator: Vincent Pizzuto
Follow-up Meditation Practices Session Tuesday, April 14  12:00pm - 1:30pm McLaren 251  Facilitator: Vincent Pizzuto 

Technology Skills Enhancement

Powerful PowerPoint Presentations Friday, February 27 10:30am - 12:00pm  CO G-25 (LCC Lab) Facilitator: Ken Yoshioka
The Practical iPad Wednesday, March 25 10:30am - 12:00pm CO G-25 (LCC Lab) Facilitator: Ken Yoshioka
Screen Capture Best Practices Wednesday, April 15  10:30am - 12:00pm CIT room 10 (Education Building) Facilitator: Ken Yoshioka


Earthquake Preparedness Thursday, February 12 11:00am - 12:00pm  Lone Mountain 100  Facilitator: Eric Giardini