Navigating Fresno State
New to campus or unsure of Fresno State's policies and procedures? Learn the ins and
out of Fresno State and what you need to efficiently get things done around campus.
Benefits & Open Enrollment WorkshopsTues., Oct 3, 11 - 12 p.m., Peters Building 192
Learn more about the health plans, new 2018 premium rates, dental and vision plans,
CSU tax shelter annuity plan, voluntary plans and flexible spending plans. The benefits
team will be available to assist you with Open Enrollment questions.
Disability Awareness: A Walk in Their Shoes
Wed., Oct 11, 10 - 11:30 a.m., USU 312-314
This workshop will provide insight on what people with disabilities experience. Participants
will engage in activities that focus on various types of hidden disabilities. Participants
will come back together to discuss actions on how we, as a campus community, can be
more inclusive of students with disabilities.
Travel Policy Refresher and Concur TrainingFri., Oct 13, 3 - 5 p.m., Science 176
This refresher course will review the current travel policies and procedures, as well
as the online Concur Travel & Expense Management system.
Project ManagementMon., Oct 16, 8 - 12 p.m., Library 2134 (Part I)Mon., Oct 23
, 8 - 12 p.m.
, Library 2134 (Part II)
This workshop is open to anyone who wishes to learn or brush up on their project management
skills, learn skills and concepts for using project management in the workplace and
gain a better understanding of project management principles. This is a two-part workshop
with attendance at both days highly recommended (registering for Part I will reserve
your spot for Part II). Continental breakfast will be served at both sessions.Mon., Oct 16, 10 - 11 a.m., Library 3212
Conference Proposal Workshop: How and where do I start?
An important part of the work completed in academia is sharing our scholarship and
achievements with others. This can take place when we present at conferences or applying
for awards. How do you prepare yourself? How do you share your story? What is the
reviewer looking for? Where do you apply? This workshop will answer all those questions
Communication Skills that Support a Respectful and Civil WorkplaceMon., Oct 16, 8:30 - 10 a.m., Vintage Room
Mon., Oct 16, 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., Vintage RoomMon., Oct 16, 1:30 - 3 p.m., Vintage Room
Learn communication skills used to create and uphold a respectful and civil place
Tues., Oct 24, 1 - 2 p.m., Library 2108
Join Jenny Toste, Social Media Coordinator, for a round table discussion about social
media best practices, tips for improving your social media sites, and an overview
of which sites attract what audiences.
FISH Philosophy in the WorkplaceWed., Oct 25, 9 - 10 a.m., Library 3212
FISH Philosophy is a model created by the Pike Place Fish Market to help make individuals
happy in the workplace. In this workshop learn how you can, "Play," "Make Their Day,"
"Be There," and "Choose Your Attitude," to help create a positive work environment.
Get Started and Save for the FutureThurs., Oct 26, 9 - 10 a.m., USU 309
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 ways
to supplement your CalPERS retirement by exploring how much to save by accessing the
tools and calculator on the Fidelity Investments website.
Click here for more information on each workshop.