Classes & Registration

Organizational Development

Workshop/Course Name Target Audience No. of Offerings Date(s)
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Time Instructor(s) Additional Information
  Stewards of Children         These sessions are open to any University employee that works with children, but is also open to anyone who wishes to learn more about this topic.

At-A-Glance Program Brochure
7 5/2/12 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Janice Tigani, Deputy Attorney General, Department of Justice  
5/16/12 1:00 to 4:00 pm Nikki Mowbray, Program Director  
5/31/12 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Kim Carpenter and Kathy Mercer Patricipants may bring their lunches
6/7/12 1:00 to 4:00 pm Rosie Morales and Jessica Begley  
6/27/12 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Nikki Mowbray Patricipants may bring their lunches
7/12/12 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Rosie Morales and Jessica Begley  
8/15/12 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Janice Tigani  
Work Smarter Not Harder: Process Improvement Skills for the Workplace All employees 1 1/12/12 and 1/26/12 8:30 am to 12:00 pm Steve Horah Two 3.5 hour sessions. When registering, you are signing up for both sessions.
Stress Management All Employees 1 2/23/12 10:30 am to 12:00 pm Priscilla Murphy HMS, Inc  
Pump Them Up!
Creating Team Synergy
Managers and supervisors 1 2/23/12 1:30 to 3:30 pm Nancy Shriner HMS, Inc  
Time Management All Employees 1 3/1/12 1:30 to 3:00 pm Priscilla Murphy HMS, Inc  
Communication Derailed - What's My Communication Style? Managers and supervisors 1 5/8/12 1:30 to 3:30 pm Judy Grant HMC, Inc  
Blue & Gold Administrative Essentials All employees, including supervisors, managers, and administrators 1 3/15/12 to 4/19/12 All sessions are: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Steve Horah, Peggy Smith and Barbara Roche Eight 3-hour sessions. When registering, you are signing up for all 8 sessions.
Mastering the Change Curve ‚Äď Working Through Organizational Change¬† Managers and supervisors 1 3/21/12 1:30 to 3:30 pm Debbie Clifton HMS, Inc  
Work Smarter, Not Harder ‚Äď Time Management for Success¬† Managers and supervisors 1 3/28/12 10:30 am to 12:30 pm Matt Verdecchia HMS, Inc  
Avoiding & Coping with Burnout All Employees   4/11/12 1:30 to 3:00 pm Priscilla Murphy HMS, Inc  
Understanding Emotional Intelligence All employees 1 4/18/12 10:30am to 12:00pm Priscilla Murphy HMS, Inc  


Leadership/Management Development

Workshop/Course Name Target Audience No. of Offerings Date(s)
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Time Instructor(s) Additional Information
Blue & Gold Leadership Program Senior UD academic and administrative leaders 1 Spring 2012¬†   Dr. Jack Baroudi
Jerry Cutler
Participants are nominated by their vice presidents or deans.
Blue & Gold Management Essentials Managers and supervisors 1 4/5/12 to 5/8/12 All sessions are:
9:00 am to 12:00 pm

except 4/19:
1:00pm to 4:00 pm
Dr. John Osoinach
Barbara Roche
Eight 3-hour sessions over a 2-month period. When registering, you are signing up for all 8 sessions.
Hot Topics Management Workshop:
Basic Labor & Employee Relations
Managers and supervisors 1 1/24/12 10:30 am to 12:00 pm Tom LaPenta  
Coaching - Enhancing Individual Performance Managers and supervisors 4 2/14/12 1:30 to 3:30 pm Matt Verdecchia HMS, Inc  
2/16/12 1:30 to 3:30 pm Matt Verdecchia HMS, Inc  
3/13/12 1:30 to 3:30 pm Matt Verdecchia HMS, Inc  
4/19/12 1:30 to 3:30 pm Matt Verdecchia HMS, Inc  
Dimensions of Effective Leadership for Managers Managers and supervisors 1 2/21/12 10:30 am to 12:30 pm Matt Verdecchia HMS, Inc  
Hot Topics Management Workshop:
Leadership Matters
Managers and supervisors 1 2/21/12 10:30 am to 12:30 pm Jennifer (J.J.) Davis  
Situational Leadership for Managers- What's my Leadership Style? Managers and supervisors 1 2/28/12 1:30 to 3:30 pm Matt Verdecchia HMS, Inc  
Dealing with Difficult People for Managers¬† Managers and supervisors 1 5/16/12 10:30 am to 12:30 pm Debbie Clifton HMC, Inc  


Career Development

Workshop/Course Name Target Audience No. of Offerings Date(s)
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Time Instructor(s) Additional Information
Resume and Cover Letter Development All employees 1 3/6/12 1:30 to 3:00 pm Cindy Holland  
Blue & Gold Administrative Essentials All employees, including supervisors, managers, and administrators 1 3/15/12 to 4/19/12 All sessions are:
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Steve Horah, Peggy Smith and Barbara Roche Eight 3-hour sessions. When registering, you are signing up for all 8 sessions.
Business Etiquette All employees 1 3/15/12 10:30am to 12:00pm Priscilla Murphy HMS, Inc  
Interview Prep All employees 1 3/22/12 10:00 to 11:30 am Cindy Holland  
Networking for Success All employees 1 4/3/12 1:30 to 3:00 pm Cindy Holland  
Speak with Confidence All employees 1 5/15/12 9:00 am to 3:00 pm Barbara Roche  


Human Resources

Workshop/Course Name Target Audience No. of Offerings Date(s)
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Time Instructor(s) Additional Information
Labor Allocation Module (LAM) Procedural Training Employees who currently use the LAM or wish to learn to use it. 4 2/28/12 1:00 to 4:00 pm Records Management  
2/29/12 8:30 to 11:30 am Records Management
3/7/12 1:00 to 4:00 pm Records Management
3/8/12 8:30 to 11:30 am Records Management
Performance Appraisal System Training (Newark) All employees 3 2/8/12 2:00 to 4:00 pm Records Management and HR-IT¬†  
2/15/12 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Records Management and HR-IT 
3/2/12 1:30 to 3:30 pm Records Management and HR-IT 
Performance Appraisal System Training (Newark and Lewes) All employees 1 2/17/12 2:00 to 4:00 pm Records Management and HR-IT  Training is by video-conference in Lewes at 203 Cannon Lab
Performance Appraisal Training All employees n/a Online seminar n/a Amanda Snuffer and Elizabeth Kollra You must enter your UD ID and password to view this training
State Employees' Pension Plan All employees in the state pension plan n/a Online presentation n/a Kim Benson,
State Pension Office
 
Fidelity Investments
Retirement Planning 
All benefited employees n/a Online seminars n/a Fidelity Investments  
TIAA-CREF
Retirement Planning 
All benefited employees n/a Online seminar n/a TIAA-CREF Use the TIAA-CREF "Guestbook" sign-in screen to access the seminar


Financial Expertise

Workshop/Course Name Target Audience No. of Offerings Date(s)
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Time Instructor(s) Additional Information
Basic UD Financial Training All employees with financial responsibilities n/a podcast n/a Ellen Lepine Prior to viewing, request manual by from Ellen at ellell@udel.edu
Basic Accounting - Getting Ready for RBB All employees with financial responsibilities n/a podcast n/a Ellen Lepine  
Procurement Services
   - UD Credit Card
  -  Works
  - Reimbursements
All employees issued a UD Credit Card
Employees who are card administrators
Employees who submit reimbursement requests
n/a Online tutorials n/a Ellen Lepine  


Equity and Inclusion

Workshop/Course Name Target Audience No. of Offerings Date(s)
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Time Instructor(s) Additional Information
The Plus of Us All Employees 1 2/21/12 2:00 to 3:30 pm Becki Fogerty
Paul Hengesteg
 
LGBT Allies Training Program All Employees 1 3/20 and 3/22, 2012 2:00 to 4:00 pm Becki Fogerty
Paul Hengesteg
Must attend both sessions
Taking the Adversity Out of Diversity All Employees 2 4/5/12 9:00 to 11:30 am Dr. Maura Cullen  
4/5/12 1:30 to 4:00 pm Dr. Maura Cullen
Sexual Harassment Compliance for Managers Managers and supervisors 1 4/24/12 1:00 to 3:00 pm Becki Fogerty
Paul Hengesteg
 
Workplace Bystanders and Bullies: Stand Up To Make A Difference All Employees 1 4/26/12 2:00 to 4:00 pm Becki Fogerty
Paul Hengesteg
 
Search Committee Training Search committee chairs n/a n/a n/a A member of either Office of Equity & Inclusion or HR-Recruitment staff Session is made by appointment.
Email Becki Fogerty, Director of OEI (bfogerty@udel.edu)


Work/Life

Workshop/Course Name Target Audience No. of Offerings Date(s)
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Time Instructor(s) Additional Information
Explore Your Future: Planning for Post-Retirement All employees 1 2/15/12 and 2/22/12 12:05 to 12:55pm Marianne Green Two 1-hour sessions.
When registering, you are signing up for all 2 sessions.
New Ways to Reduce Stress through Breath, Meditation and Mindfulness ( Part I) All employees 1 2/20/12 12:00 to 1:00 pm Kim Bronson, Ph.D.
These sessions can be taken in sequence or are valuable as stand-alone workshops. 
New Ways to Reduce Stress through Breath, Meditation and Mindfulness ( Part II) All employees 1 2/27/12 12:00 to 1:00 pm Sharon Cooper, LCSW 
Stress Management All Employees 1 2/23/12 10:30 am to 12:00 pm Priscilla Murphy HMS, Inc  
Time Management All Employees 1 3/1/12 1:30 to 3:00 pm Priscilla Murphy HMS, Inc  
Strategies for Parenting Your Teen All employees 1 3/7/12, 3/14/12 and 3/21/12 12:00 to 1:00 pm Yvonne Nass
Three 1-hour sessions When registering, you are signing up for all 3 sessions.
Caring for an Ill/Elderly Loved One ( Part 2) All employees 1 3/9/12, 3/16/12 and 3/30/12 12:00 to 1:00 pm Kathleen Cuff
This workshop is the second part of the workshop provided in the Fall of 2011.

Three 1-hour sessions When registering, you are signing up for all 3 sessions.
Take Control of Your Credit (Part I) All Employees  1 3/19/12 12:00 to 1:00 pm Maria Pippidis
These sessions can be taken in sequence or are valuable as stand alone workshops. 
Take Control of Your Credit (Part II) All Employees  1 3/26/12 12:00 to 1:00 pm Maria Pippidis
Avoiding & Coping with Burnout All Employees 1 4/11/12 1:30 to 3:00 pm Priscilla Murphy HMS, Inc  


Wellness

Workshop/Course Name Target Audience No. of Offerings Date(s)
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Time Instructor(s) Additional Information
YOU - The Most Important Member of Your Healthcare Team Open to all employees, retirees and employee spouses 1 2/23/12 12:05 to 12:55pm Kathleen W. McNicholas, M.D Logging through CAS will take you to the HealthyU registration system
Get Rolling- Tips for Bicycle Commuting to UD Open to all employees, retirees and employee spouses 1 3/22/12 12:05 to 12:55pm Mark Deshon
Anne Marie McKeever
Tom Harvey
Logging through CAS will take you to the HealthyU registration system
Managing Stress and Overeating All Employees 1 4/5/12 1:30 to 3:00 pm Debbie Clifton
HMS, Inc
 


eLearning

Workshop/Course Name Target Audience No. of Offerings Date(s)
(Click date to register)
Time Instructor(s) Additional Information
UD Financial Training All employees with financial responsibilities n/a podcast n/a Ellen Lepine Prior to viewing, request manual by from Ellen at ellell@udel.edu
Basic Accounting - Getting Ready for RBB All employees with financial responsibilities n/a podcast n/a Ellen Lepine  
Procurement Services
   - UD Credit Card
  -  Works
  - Reimbursements
All employees issued a UD Credit Card
Employees who are card administrators
Employees who submit reimbursement requests
n/a Online tutorials n/a Ellen Lepine  
Procurement Services
   - Travel
All employees who:
- travel on UD business
- arrange travel for others  
n/a Online resources n/a Ellen Lepine  
Know Your Numbers
Blood Sugar 101
All Employees n/a Online seminar n/a HealthyU Employee Wellness staff  
Know Your Numbers
Body Compensation
All Employees n/a Online seminar n/a HealthyU Employee Wellness staff  
Performance Appraisal Training All employees n/a Online seminar n/a Amanda Snuffer and Elizabeth Kollra You must enter your UD ID and password to view this training


Retirement/Financial Planning - Online presentations and podcasts

Workshop/Course Name Target Audience No. of Offerings Date(s)
(Click date to register)
Time Instructor(s) Additional Information
State Employees' Pension Plan All employees in the state pension plan n/a Online presentation n/a Kim Benson,
State Pension Office
 
Fidelity Investments
Retirement Planning 
All benefited employees n/a Online seminars n/a Fidelity Investments  
TIAA-CREF
Retirement Planning 
All benefited employees n/a Online seminar n/a TIAA-CREF Use the TIAA-CREF "Guestbook" sign-in screen to access the seminar
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