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April 2021

If I Knew Then What I Know Now Panel: Tips and Tricks for New Faculty

April 6 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Zoom

This panel is designed for faculty in their first year or so at DU. Panel members in their second year and beyond will share practical strategies that new faculty members can implement immediately that have made the difference in their approach to research, teaching, or service, strategies that new faculty members can implement immediately. After a short panel discussion of tips and tricks for newer professors at DU, we’ll split into breakout rooms to practice each skill and or discuss…

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March 2021

Faculty Lifecycles: New(ish) Faculty Programming: If I Only Knew Then What I Know Now…

March 12 at 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Zoom

DUE TO THE FACULTY SENATE HOSTED CONVERSATION FROM 12-1, FRIDAY MARCH 12 WITH PROVOST MARY CLARK ABOUT FALL '21 OPENING PLANS, THIS PANEL IS POSTPONED TO SPRING QUARTER. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATED TIME AND ZOOM LINK.

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February 2021

Creating and Sustaining Your Mentoring Network

February 22 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom

In this interactive workshop, participants will develop an understanding of how mentoring can help advance their scholarly and/or professional goals and contribute to personal and professional flourishing. The workshop is focused on how to develop a mentoring network, including identifying one’s areas of mentoring needs, understanding the distinctions among advisors, mentors, and sponsors, identifying and approaching potential mentors, setting mentoring relationship expectations, and navigating challenges in mentoring relationships. Participants will leave the workshop with a map of their own ideal…

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Cultivating Personal and Professional Flourishing as an Academic

February 17 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom

In this interactive workshop, participants will identify their core values and learn how to use those values to set goals, and develop their academic mission and vision. Participants will identify practices and strategies for developing and sustaining work-life balance and holistic well-being while enhancing professional productivity and achievement. Attendees will learn about the common limiting beliefs and ruts that lead to burnout and overwhelm among academics and strategies for addressing those challenges. Workshop attendees will take away their personal plan…

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December 2020

Every Term Needs a Plan

December 17, 2020 at 3:00 am - 5:00 am
Zoom

Do you often start the term with high hopes for your writing projects, but end disappointed by your actual productivity? Do you desperately want (or need) to write a lot this term? Do you want to figure out how to be more productive AND enjoy your life this term? This workshop will help you identify your personal and professional goals, create a strategic plan to accomplish them, and identify the types of community, support, and accountability you need to create…

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