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Being an Ally vs. Being an Accomplice

This workshop is intended to introduce and provide a foundation in concepts of identity, allyship, and action.

Tue. Nov 30, 2021
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
MacVittie College Union, Room 322/323

Instructor(s):
robbie routenberg - Chief Diversity Officer

13/25 seats remaining

Prep for Finals: It’s Never Too Early!

Preparing earlier and putting together a study plan for reviewing, attending tutoring and SI sessions will help you feel more confident and be prepared when finals come around. Attend this workshop and get ahead of the game!

Tue. Nov 30, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Leah Houk - Office of Academic Planning & Advising

0/25 seats remaining

Cultivating Community

Cultivating Community is a series that draws on mindful dialogue and creative thinking as the tools through which we can learn, understand, connect and grow. The initiative affirms SUNY Geneseo’s value for inclusivity. Each dialogue provides participants with the opportunity to voice their experience on a specific topic, learn from others’ perspectives, share innovative ideas and explore new possibilities. This fall, the theme for the Cultivating Community series will focus on "Cultivating OurGeneseo: Where We Belong and Long to Be" As we lean into our revised mission and values, please join us in conversation about belonging’s transformative potential for each of us and for our community.

Wed. Dec 01, 2021
2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Dr. Meredith Marko Harrigan - Professor, Department of Communication
robbie routenberg - Chief Diversity Officer

0/25 seats remaining

Introduction to Interviewing

Required for Emerald Leadership in Career and Professional Development Certificate Required for School of Business Professional Development Certificate (School of Business)

In this introductory seminar, participants will examine the interview process from the perspective of hiring managers and learn how to successfully prepare for, and execute a strategic interview from start to finish. Participants will be asked to engage and practice answers in small groups.

Wed. Dec 01, 2021
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
MacVittie College Union, Room 135 Hunt Room

Instructor(s):
Mary Cannon, MS.Ed. - Certified Career Coach and Business Career Advisor, Career Design Center
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: REQUIRED WORKSHOP

Competencies:

NACE: Career Management NACE: Global/Intercultural Fluency NACE: Oral/Written Communications

-3/40 seats remaining

Advanced Interviewing

Required for School of Business Professional Development Certificate (School of Business)

Once the “Interviewing for Success” seminar is completed, join us for this game-changing practice session! In this advanced seminar, participants will apply their interview knowledge, acting both as an applicant and hiring manager. Participants will evaluate one another and receive peer feedback to become exceedingly more prepared and confident in navigating the interview process.

Thu. Dec 02, 2021
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
MacVittie College Union, Room 135 Hunt Room

Instructor(s):
Mary Cannon, MS.Ed. - Certified Career Coach and Business Career Advisor, Career Design Center
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: REQUIRED WORKSHOP

Competencies:

NACE: Career Management NACE: Global/Intercultural Fluency NACE: Leadership NACE: Oral/Written Communications

10/40 seats remaining

Leadership Concepts

Required for Bronze

Everyone has an opinion about leaders and what constitutes effective leadership. Everyone can be a leader and most of us will be called upon to lead at one time or another. Start or continue your leadership journey with this introductory session to the GOLD program and to the fascinating world of leadership concepts, myths, and possibilities. Within this highly interactive workshop, participants will engage in a variety of activities ranging from self-reflection on what leadership means to identifying with leadership philosophies of historical as well as contemporary leaders. The instructor will explain the nature and purpose of the GOLD program, the requirements for completion of the various certificates, and will guide participants through a foundational understanding of leadership.

Thu. Dec 02, 2021
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
MacVittie College Union, Room 135 Hunt Room

Instructor(s):
Nick Palumbo - Assistant Dean of Students for Leadership and Service
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: APPROVED ELECTIVE WORKSHOP

-1/25 seats remaining

Waste Management

This workshop advocates for the campus education on organic and inorganic waste as a part of Sustainable development goals and Geneseo's commitment to Sustainability as a campus value. In this workshop, we will review how waste management efforts can be improved in municipalities and college campuses across the different aspects of recycling, student-run initiatives, and mandates.

Thu. Dec 02, 2021
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
MacVittie College Union, GOLD Leadership Center, Room 114

Instructor(s):
Yaro Bautista-Martinez - Intern, Office of Sustainability
Jess Rivera - GOLD Leader Mentor & Sustainability Intern

22/25 seats remaining

The Meaning of Service - Humanities NY Reading and Discussion - Session 4

Supported through a grant from Humanities NY, this series of workshops will use poetry and other texts as a foundation for discussions about service to others. Conversations will center on questions like: Why and how do we choose to serve? What is the nature of the relationships between those who serve and those who are served? What sustains and renews us in this practice? We seek to engage in dialogues that highlight lived experiences in the service of understanding and a more just and equitable approach to community engagement.

Thu. Dec 02, 2021
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Garth Freeman - Director of Student Volunteerism and Community Engagement

11/15 seats remaining

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Extreme Energy Part 2

A look at what keeps the fossil fuel industry going.

Mon. Dec 06, 2021
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Dan DeZarn - Director of Sustainability
Dr. Meg Reitz - Associate Director of Residence Life for Educational Initiatives

22/25 seats remaining

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Leadership Styles

Required for Silver

Each individual has a leadership style that he/she prefers to use and to follow. It is valuable to recognize that different situations call for different leadership styles. In this interactive workshop you will learn about different leadership styles and you will review some of the effective uses of these leadership styles.

Mon. Dec 06, 2021
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
MacVittie College Union, Room 322/323

Instructor(s):
Nick Palumbo - Assistant Dean of Students for Leadership and Service

24/25 seats remaining

Advanced Resumes

Required for School of Business Professional Development Certificate (School of Business)

Once the “Introduction to Resumes” seminar is completed, we will focus on resume customization for particular industries/positions. Special attention will be given to crafting bullet statements to ensure a results oriented, well-tailored resume that gets the interview! *Please bring your laptop.

Mon. Dec 06, 2021
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
MacVittie College Union, Room 135 Hunt Room

Instructor(s):
Mary Cannon, MS.Ed. - Certified Career Coach and Business Career Advisor, Career Design Center
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: REQUIRED WORKSHOP

Competencies:

NACE: Critical Thinking/Problem Solving NACE: Global/Intercultural Fluency NACE: Oral/Written Communications

-6/40 seats remaining

Climate Justice is Racial Justice

Climate change is a real devastating macro issue that affects communities across the globe. While the links to natural resource extraction, carbon emissions, and environmental degradation affect many groups this is not an equal proportion on BIPoC communities. This workshop, as a part of the intersectional environmentalist series, hopes to provide spaces for critical reflection on how we leave these communities behind in The U.S. In the end, participants can identify an issue local to them and the possible processes of amending them to provide equity long overdue.

Tue. Dec 07, 2021
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
MacVittie College Union, Room 135 Hunt Room

Instructor(s):
Jess Rivera - GOLD Leader Mentor & Sustainability Intern

17/25 seats remaining

Final Exams? You Got This!

Come to this workshop to figure out your preparation plan for final exams. Learn some strategies to lower your stress, work through test anxiety and get the most out of your finals.

Wed. Dec 08, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Online Via Zoom

Instructor(s):
Leah Houk - Office of Academic Planning & Advising

2/25 seats remaining

Listening Skills

Required for Bronze Required for Onyx

How do "good listeners" help others feel heard and understood? What qualities contribute to effective listening? This workshop will teach basic listening techniques by providing participants with the opportunity both to learn and to practice new skills.

Wed. Dec 08, 2021
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
MacVittie College Union, Room 135 Hunt Room

Instructor(s):
Nick Palumbo - Assistant Dean of Students for Leadership and Service

6/10 seats remaining

Opportunities in Current Environmental Issues

Required for Jade

This workshop is intended to introduce students to the ten hour service requirement for the Jade certificate. Dan DeZarn, Director of the Office for Sustainability, will introduce attendees to local projects they can participate in and resources for personal sustainability projects. He will show students online resources for getting involved with the Office, and keeping up to date with the college's sustainability initiatives.

Thu. Dec 09, 2021
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Online Via Zoom

Instructor(s):
Dan DeZarn - Director of Sustainability

17/25 seats remaining

Running Effective Meetings

Required for Silver

Effective and efficient meetings will keep your organization on track and encourage your members to keep coming back. This program will provide tips on setting the agenda, meeting procedures, interacting with participants, and following up.

Thu. Dec 09, 2021
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
MacVittie College Union, Room 135 Hunt Room

Instructor(s):
Nick Palumbo - Assistant Dean of Students for Leadership and Service

22/25 seats remaining

Reflections in Current Environmental Issues

Required for Jade

This workshop is intended for those who have completed the ten hour service requirement for Jade. This workshop will discuss the completed service projects and how those projects can be continued. The workshop attendees will discuss what they enjoyed about their experiences and how the completed service aligns with their sustainability goals.

Mon. Dec 13, 2021
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online Via Zoom

Instructor(s):
Dan DeZarn - Director of Sustainability

18/25 seats remaining

Introduction to Resumes

Required for Emerald Leadership in Career and Professional Development Certificate Required for School of Business Professional Development Certificate (School of Business)

Tell a unique, compelling story through a well-written resume. Understand the components of a resume, effective guidelines, and contemporary recruitment strategies to create a resume that gets results.

Tue. Jan 04, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Mary Cannon, MS.Ed. - Certified Career Coach and Business Career Advisor, Career Design Center
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: REQUIRED WORKSHOP

Competencies:

NACE: Critical Thinking/Problem Solving NACE: Global/Intercultural Fluency NACE: Oral/Written Communications

32/40 seats remaining

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LinkedIn, Creating a Professional Profile

Required for School of Business Professional Development Certificate (School of Business)

Harness the full potential of LinkedIn! Participants will learn how to maximize the platform to articulate their personal brand, build their network, and learn from industry experts. Best practices to create a profile that gets results and insider’s tips will be shared, ensuring even the most advanced users the opportunity to learn something new!

Wed. Jan 05, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Mary Cannon, MS.Ed. - Certified Career Coach and Business Career Advisor, Career Design Center
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: REQUIRED WORKSHOP

Competencies:

NACE: Career Management NACE: Critical Thinking/Problem Solving NACE: Global/Intercultural Fluency NACE: Oral/Written Communications NACE: Teamwork/Collaboration

29/40 seats remaining

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Networking 101

Required for Emerald Leadership in Career and Professional Development Certificate Required for School of Business Professional Development Certificate (School of Business)

Learn the value of networking during all stages of career development. Gather insight and strategies for networking in person and online. Practice introducing yourself to a contact or employer and discuss ways to differentiate your application and personal brand. Let’s grow your network!

Tue. Jan 11, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Mary Cannon, MS.Ed. - Certified Career Coach and Business Career Advisor, Career Design Center
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: REQUIRED WORKSHOP

Competencies:

NACE: Career Management NACE: Critical Thinking/Problem Solving NACE: Global/Intercultural Fluency NACE: Oral/Written Communications NACE: Teamwork/Collaboration

26/40 seats remaining

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Introduction to Interviewing

Required for Emerald Leadership in Career and Professional Development Certificate Required for School of Business Professional Development Certificate (School of Business)

In this introductory seminar, participants will examine the interview process from the perspective of hiring managers and learn how to successfully prepare for, and execute a strategic interview from start to finish. Participants will be asked to engage and practice answers in small groups.

Wed. Jan 12, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Mary Cannon, MS.Ed. - Certified Career Coach and Business Career Advisor, Career Design Center
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: REQUIRED WORKSHOP

Competencies:

NACE: Career Management NACE: Global/Intercultural Fluency NACE: Oral/Written Communications

31/40 seats remaining

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Career Exploration

Required for School of Business Professional Development Certificate (School of Business)

Participants will be introduced to a variety of valuable career planning resources to assist with self-exploration, educational exploration, and career exploration. Academic choices, career exploration, and even decision making becomes easier and more successful as one’s self-knowledge of their interests, values, skills, and abilities increases. The presenter will also introduce “intentional engagement” and share that career planning is a flexible, cyclical process and there are many paths to achieve success over time.

Thu. Jan 13, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Heather Morens, M.S. - Career Coach, Career Design Center
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: REQUIRED WORKSHOP

Competencies:

NACE: Digital Technology NACE: Global/Intercultural Fluency

32/40 seats remaining

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Job Search Strategies

Required for School of Business Professional Development Certificate (School of Business)

Participants will review and evaluate key strategies and resources that provide the highest return on investment to execute a successful job search. Special attention will be given to navigating the virtual application process. Let’s work smarter, not harder! *Please bring your laptop!

Tue. Jan 18, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Mary Cannon, MS.Ed. - Certified Career Coach and Business Career Advisor, Career Design Center
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: REQUIRED WORKSHOP

Competencies:

NACE: Career Management NACE: Digital Technology NACE: Global/Intercultural Fluency NACE: Oral/Written Communications

26/40 seats remaining

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Transitioning to the World of Work (*Business PD ELECTIVE*)

Successfully make the transition from college life to a professional internship, job, or graduate program. Learn effective habits, strategies, and employer expectations, for both remote and in-person experiences. Content is driven by multiple interviews with employers and alumni.

Wed. Jan 19, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Workshop: A link to this workshop will appear 15-minutes prior to the start of this workshop.

Instructor(s):
Mary Cannon, MS.Ed. - Certified Career Coach and Business Career Advisor, Career Design Center
Series: School of Business Professional Development Program: APPROVED ELECTIVE WORKSHOP

Competencies:

NACE: Digital Technology NACE: Global/Intercultural Fluency NACE: Professionalism/Work Ethic NACE: Teamwork/Collaboration

27/40 seats remaining

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