Professional Development Calendar

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Month of August

Navigating Fresno State 

Controlling for Implicit Bias in Hiring and Managing Student Support Staff and Students to Create More Inclusive Environments (webinar)
Learn how implicit bias manifests in our daily work, and how to work with students and student support staff in an inclusive way that addresses potential bias.

Get Started and Save For the Future
This session will assist you in understanding the benefits of enrolling in the CSU Tax Sheltered Annuity Program - 403(b), a voluntary pre-tax savings plan. Find out how to reduce your taxable income while investing for your future retirement. Plan ways to supplement your CalPERS retirement by exploring how much to save by accessing the tools and calculator on the Fidelity Investments website.

Travel Policy Refresher & Concur Training
This is a refresher course to review the current travel policies and procedures and to review the online Concur Travel & Expense Management system. The first half of this course will be a review of the travel policies. We will concentrate on the Concur system during the remainder of the course time. Bring your questions and we’ll provide computers for those who need hands-on assistance.


Enhancing Your Technical Skills

Intro to Google Keep
Learn how to use Google Keep to set time-based reminders and keep track of all of your lists, notes and to-dos.

Google Tips & Tricks
Learn tips and tricks for making your Gmail and Calendaring experiences even better!

Getting to Know Google Drive
Explore the basics of drives and how to navigate through Docs, Slides, Sheets, and Forms. You will quickly learn the power of collaboration in drive through the “share” settings and how to comment on documents as well as other Google apps.

Open Lab at Center for Faculty Excellence
Thurs. Aug 172 - 4 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence Lounge
Instructional Designers and Resource Center Student Assistants will be available to assist you with Blackboard, Pathbrite, and iClicker REEF.





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.