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

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

Wait-Listed Workshops

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Supervisory Leadership Development Program (SLDP) Wait-List 10/23/14 UMass managers and supervisors
Introduction to Excel 2013 Wait-List 10/21/14 UMass faculty and staff
Basic Excel Tools Wait-List 10/28/14 UMass faculty and staff
Effective/ Active Listening Wait-List 10/8/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Basics of Positive Psychology Wait-List 10/20/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public
Difficult Student Worker Issues Wait-List 10/7/14 UMass faculty, staff and the public

Closed Workshops