Supporting the success of UMass students is everyone’s business. By working together within a shared framework of the learning and development processes, we aim to advance the academic, interpersonal and co-curricular skill development of our students as they progress through the student lifecycle. The Success@UMass Development Series is for everyone and anyone working in the realm of student success!
Engage with Success@UMass through the following professional development opportunities:
Success@UMass Development Sessions
Join us on Friday’s from 12 – 1pm in 416 Goodell to discuss a variety of topics related to student success. Hear from colleagues across campus about trends, issues, best practices and resources available to students at UMass. Lunch will be provided at each session thus an RSVP is required. Please RSVP by the end of business on Monday for that week’s session if you plan to attend. Each session description will indicate the target audience and knowledge level. RSVP for a Fall 2018 Session.
Success@UMass Technology Tuesday
Held monthly on Tuesdays from 11am – 12pm, these sessions will take a deep dive into utilizing SSC Campus to promote student success and best practices. Explore with colleagues’ options to create efficiency in student appointment scheduling, internal office workflows, and utilizing searches for proactive advising strategies. Each session description will indicate the target audience and knowledge level. RSVP for a Fall 2018 Session.
Success@UMass Journal Club
What’s happening in the work of higher education? Join the Success@UMass Journal Club for a monthly discuss of current articles and new headlines related to higher education. Held monthly in Goodell. Discussions will focus on interesting outcomes, key takeaways and opportunities for UMass. Coffee and light breakfast refreshments will be provided during each Journal Club meeting. Join the Success@UMass Journal Club
Spring 2019 Success@UMass Series
More details coming soon, but save the date. The first session of spring 2019 will be on Friday, February 8. All sessions this semester will be from 12:00 - 1:30pm. The Journal Club is moving to Monday's! Specific dates/times coming soon as well as for the Technology Tuesday series.
Interested in presenting a session? Email email@example.com with the title, 2 - 3 sentence description and possible session dates!