Professional Development Calendar

Please (CLICK HERE) to register for any Organizational Excellence activity, events or workshop.


Week At-A-Glance

March 20 - March 24

Navigating Fresno State

Go Google: Working with Gmail and Calendar

Monday, March 27, 2:00 - 4:00 pm, PB 194
Tuesday, March 28, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, PB 194
Wednesday, March 29, 1:30 - 3:30 pm, USU 311
Wednesday, March 29, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Library 2134
Thursday, March 30, 9:30 - 11:30 am, ED140
Thursday, March 30, 1:30 - 3:30 pm, Library 2127


The campus community is now Live with Google! If you have not yet attended a Google training, please register for a session above that fits your schedule.


Go Google: Apps for Administrative Assistants


Library Tours for Campus Staff

Thursday, March 30, 10:00 - 11:00 am, Library Lobby
We all know that the Henry Madden Library is an excellent resource for our students and faculty, but have you ever wondered what it has to offer Fresno State staff?  The Library invites all campus staff to join us on a tour where you'll learn about our Popular Reading Collection, quick and easy interlibrary loan services, children's books and materials, movies, music and much more.  Find out how to get that bestselling novel, check out a book for your high schooler's research project, or find an award-winning film to watch this weekend.  Learn about the many resources and services that the Library has to offer you! 



Enhancing Your Technical Skills

Airdrop/ Airplay/ Handoff

Monday, March 27, 2:00 - 3:00 pm, DISCOVERe Hub
With the new AirDrop and Handoff, Apple is creating an ecosystem to tie together users who own both an iOS and OS X device. Learn how to easily share files by using AirDrop between a Mac and an iOS device like an iPhone.


Syncing Settings (Apple)

Thursday, March 30, 1:00 - 2:00 pm, DISCOVERe Hub
If you have an Apple device, you have an Apple account. With the Apple account, you are able to receive messages, FaceTime, and even phone calls on all of your Apple devices. You can sync your settings so that if you down load a app on your iPad, it will also download on your iPhone.


Develop a Healthy U

Mid-Week Motion (Last Class!)

Wednesdays, Fresno State Student Rec Center, 5:30 - 6:15 pm
Join Dr. Mark Baldis and his Kinesiology students every Wednesday for an 8 week series of fitness learning opportunities and activities. Learn how to include physical activity - NOT exercise - into your work schedule, BEFORE you head home for the evening. Come ready to learn, be active, and have a lot of FUN!  There will be incentives for attendance, including a FREE month membership at the Student Rec Center, Bod Pod assessment, and more! Don’t go home feeling tired, get ENERGIZED.  Register below for one or all of the classes below.  We look forward to seeing you there and getting FIT!

*Come dressed to work out*


Winning With A Healthy Lifestyle

Fridays, Family Food Science 105, 12:00 - 12:50 pm
Winning With a Healthy Lifestyle is an eleven-week program designed to assist you with figuring out your basic nutrition, fitness and health needs.  You are invited to attend weekly fifty minute sessions where nutrition and dietetic students, under the supervision of a Registered Dietitian, will help you track your daily food intake and exercise while assisting you with setting  realistic and attainable goals. Weekly topics will include: Eating While Dining Out, How Much Should I Weigh, What are My Short and  Long Term Goals and How to Eat Mindfully. Remember, each step you take for yourself leads you closer to health.


Activity Classes

Circuit Training




The Organizational Excellence Calendar represents professional development opportunities from across campus. This calendar and its workshops are supported by: Human Resources, Center for Faculty Excellence, Healthy U, Student Affairs and many more.