Feb 272017
 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WEBINARS
February 28, 2017.

On transfer students: 

  • Orientation & Beyond: Engage, Retain and Graduation This Important Population.
  • 9:00-10:30 A.M. at Student Services Center, W-201.
  • The webinar looks at how to create flexible programs to meet the unique needs of transfer students as well as proven strategies for transitioning transfer students.

On training student workers:

  • Dealing with Difficult & Disruptive Customers.
  • 10:00-11:00 AM at Student Services Center, E-214.
  • The training is designed to help student workers deal with difficult people/customers in ways that allow them to de-escalate conflict and respond professionally.

For anyone unable to attend, recordings will be available approximately one week after the live webinar (link to be announced).

Sponsors

The webinars are sponsored by the UH Hilo Professional Development Committee and the Office of the Chancellor.

Contact

Gail Makuakāne-Lundin.

Update: More online

Feb 272017
 

Workshops will help faculty, staff and students apply principles from their own culture to explore leadership models congruent with their culture.


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EVENT: Two free workshops on culture based leadership.
SPEAKER: Mary Therese Perez Hattori, EdD, Outreach Director at the Center for Pacific Islands Studies at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.
FOR FACULTY AND STAFF: March 17, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., University Classroom Building, room 127, UH Hilo.
FOR STUDENTS: March 18, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., UCB 127, UH Hilo.

Summary

Mary Therese Perez Hattori

Workshops will help faculty, staff and students apply principles from their own culture to explore leadership models congruent with their culture. Also learn ways to mobilize their own cultural identity to achieve success and inspire others to do the same.

Guided activities will help promote connection between the participants’ leadership experiences and their current leadership roles. This will allow new thinking and different actions in how to lead, manage, and execute daily responsibilities and work.

There will be time for reflection and discover of strategies and resources for the participants’ professional lives through their personal culture.

Bio

Mary Therese Perez Hattori has extensive experience in working with the community, developing professional education for a number of organizations including local high schools, colleges, and universities, private sector, and not-for-profit groups. Her teaching, community service, and leadership experience, focused on Indigenous leadership models and culture-based leadership, spans nearly two decades and seeks an authentic approach grounded in på‘å taotaotano‘ (Chamoru ways).

Sponsors

UH Hilo College of Continuing Education and Community Service with support from SEED Ideas, and the UH Hilo Chancellor’s Professional Development Fund.

Registration

Contact College of Continuing Education and Community Service or register online.

Feb 132017
 

The main purpose is to inform students, faculty, and staff of what can be done differently, what laws and policies protect them, as well as resources they can turn to for help.

Destiny Rodriguez

The Office of Equal Opportunity at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo invites you to attend the Escalation Workshop on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2:00–3:30 p.m., Campus Center, room 306. The workshop will be facilitated by Destiny Rodriguez, Title IX/Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) educator.

This 90-minute presentation begins with a short film, to help establish the foundation of the training, and transitions into an interactive presentation. Dating violence is the central topic of the training, but other types of abuse will also be discussed. Statistics, common terminology, and how to recognize warning signs will also be part of the workshop.

The main purpose is to inform students, faculty, and staff of what can be done differently, what laws and policies protect them, as well as resources they can turn to for help.

Feb 102017
 

The second of a three-part webinar, “Improving Student Retention: Data Planning Interventions and Assessment,” will take place Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, 10:00-11:30 a.m., Student Services Center, room W-201.

The topic is “Developing a Comprehensive Approach: Organizing and Resourcing For Success.”

For anyone unable to attend, a recording will be available approximately one week after the live webinar.

For more information contact Gail Makuakāne-Lundin or visit the Innovative Educators website.

The webinar is sponsored by the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo Professional Development Committee and the Office of the Chancellor.

Feb 062017
 

The first of a three-part webinar, “Improving Student Retention: Data Planning Interventions and Assessment,” will take place Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, 10:00-11:30 a.m., Student Services Center, room W-201.

For anyone unable to attend, a recording will be available approximately one week after the live webinar.

For more information contact Gail Makuakāne-Lundin or visit the Innovative Educators website.

The webinar is sponsored by the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo Professional Development Committee and the Office of the Chancellor.

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