Workshops

We offer workshops to faculty and staff, including graduate-student employees, year-round for free. Some workshops are open to the public. Participation is voluntary but encouraged. Learn how to register. WLD also offers customized workshops for your department or team either as single workshop or in a certificate series. 

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Open Workshops

Title Start For
Presenting Practice Open 12/2/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Presentation Skills
Understanding Generations Open 12/5/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Creating a Bully-Free Environment Open 12/10/14 UMass managers and supervisors
Travel Payment Processing Open 12/10/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
BuyWays Requisitioning Open 12/22/14 UMass faculty and staff
Understanding Union Contracts Open 1/8/15 UMass managers and supervisors
BuyWays Requisitioning Open 1/13/15 UMass faculty and staff
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Faculty & Staff) Open 1/14/15 UMass faculty and staff
Travel Payment Processing Open 1/14/15 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Stopping Workplace Bullying - What's My Role? Open 1/15/15 UMass faculty and staff

Wait-Listed Workshops

Title Start For
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Staff & Faculty) Wait-List 11/14/14 UMass faculty and staff
Basic Excel Tools Wait-List 10/28/14 UMass faculty and staff
Basics of Positive Psychology Wait-List 10/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Budget Overview/ Basic Finance Wait-List 10/29/14 UMass faculty and staff
Effective/ Active Listening Wait-List 10/8/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Introduction to Excel 2013 Wait-List 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Micro-aggressions in Everyday Life and Work Wait-List 10/9/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
More Excel Tools Wait-List 11/4/14 UMass faculty and staff
Post-Award Roundtable Dialogue Wait-List 10/16/14 UMass faculty and staff
Presenting Prezi Wait-List 11/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Putting Practice to Use Wait-List 10/27/14 UMass faculty and staff
Speaking with Ease Wait-List 11/18/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Supervising Student Workers Wait-List 9/30/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) Wait-List 10/23/14 UMass managers and supervisors
Travel Payment Processing Wait-List 10/8/14 UMass faculty and staff
Diversity in the Workplace - CANCELED Canceled 11/3/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Generations at Work - CANCELED Canceled 11/24/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Interaction with EMS in the Workplace Canceled 9/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Supervision Refresher/Preparing for the PMP Canceled 10/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Workplace Bullying at UMass Amherst: Now What? - Canceled Canceled 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff

Closed Workshops

Title Start For
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 9/18/14 UMass faculty and staff
Orientation of Student Workers Closed 9/23/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Supervising Student Workers: Certificate Series
Interaction with EMS in the Workplace Canceled- Closed 9/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Email and Phone Etiquette Closed 9/26/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Learning Mac: An Overview Closed 9/29/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Supervising Student Workers Wait-List- Closed 9/30/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Supervising Student Workers: Certificate Series
Relax and Relieve Workday Stress Closed 10/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Supervision Refresher/Preparing for the PMP Canceled- Closed 10/1/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
New Supervisor Orientation Closed 10/2/14 UMass managers and supervisors
Privilege and It's Role in Creating the "Other" Closed 10/2/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public When YOU Are The Diversity: Workshop Series
Budget Basics Closed 10/8/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Effective/ Active Listening Wait-List- Closed 10/8/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Preventing Sexual Harassment Closed 10/8/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Travel Payment Processing Wait-List- Closed 10/8/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Micro-aggressions in Everyday Life and Work Wait-List- Closed 10/9/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public When YOU Are The Diversity: Workshop Series
Difficult Student Worker Issues - Postponed to 10/14 Closed 10/14/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Supervising Student Workers: Certificate Series
Fundamentals of Investing Closed 10/15/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Responding to Complaints Closed 10/15/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Making Change from the Margins Closed 10/16/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public When YOU Are The Diversity: Workshop Series
Post-Award Roundtable Dialogue Wait-List- Closed 10/16/14 UMass faculty and staff
Basics of Positive Psychology Wait-List- Closed 10/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Positive Psychology at Work
BuyWays Requisitioning Closed 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Facebook in Higher Education Closed 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Introduction to Excel 2013 Wait-List- Closed 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Closed 10/22/14 UMass faculty and staff Diversity Matters: Certificate Series
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 10/22/14 UMass faculty and staff
Retirement Decisions Closed 10/22/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Financial Planning for Retirement: Workshop Series
Creating PDFs on Website Closed 10/23/14 UMass faculty and staff
Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) Wait-List- Closed 10/23/14 UMass managers and supervisors Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP): Certificate Program
Putting Practice to Use Wait-List- Closed 10/27/14 UMass faculty and staff Positive Psychology at Work
Basic Excel Tools Wait-List- Closed 10/28/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Workplace Bullying at UMass Amherst: Now What? Closed 10/28/14 UMass faculty and staff
Budget Overview/ Basic Finance Wait-List- Closed 10/29/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 10/30/14 UMass faculty and staff
State Employees' Retirement System (SERS) Closed 10/30/14 UMass faculty and staff
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 10/31/14 UMass faculty and staff
Diversity in the Workplace - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 11/3/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
More Excel Tools Wait-List- Closed 11/4/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Excel 2013: Certificate Series
Relax and Relieve Workday Stress Closed 11/5/14 UMass faculty and staff
Conflict Basics Closed 11/6/14 UMass faculty and staff Conflict Communication
Introduction To Word 2013 Closed 11/6/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Word 2013: Certificate Series
Campus Budget and Accounting Practice Closed 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Travel Payment Processing Closed 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff Travel Payment Processing: Certificate Workshop
Workplace Bullying at UMass Amherst: Now What? - Canceled Canceled- Closed 11/12/14 UMass faculty and staff
Basic Word Tools Closed 11/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Word 2013: Certificate Series
Disbursements and Receipts Closed 11/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Financial Transactions: Certificate Series
Understanding Crucial Conversations Closed 11/13/14 UMass faculty and staff Conflict Communication
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Staff & Faculty) Wait-List- Closed 11/14/14 UMass faculty and staff
Playing Nice with Copyrights Closed 11/14/14 UMass faculty and staff
Using your iPad Closed 11/17/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
BuyWays Requisitioning Closed 11/18/14 UMass faculty and staff
Intro to Anti-Bullying (For New Staff & Faculty) Closed 11/18/14 UMass faculty and staff
Speaking with Ease Wait-List- Closed 11/18/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Presentation Skills
Hands-On Manage Your Budget Closed 11/19/14 UMass faculty and staff University Budgeting: Certificate Series
Harassment Prevention (For New Faculty and Staff) Closed 11/20/14 UMass faculty and staff
More Word Tools Closed 11/20/14 UMass faculty and staff Using Microsoft Word 2013: Certificate Series
Procurement Closed 11/20/14 UMass faculty and staff Financial Transactions: Certificate Series
State Employees' Retirement System (SERS) Closed 11/20/14 UMass faculty and staff
Generations at Work - CANCELED Canceled- Closed 11/24/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Brown Bag Discussions
Presenting Prezi Wait-List- Closed 11/25/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public Presentation Skills