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GROW With Marquette

Opportunities for Personal and Professional Growth.

GROW registration will now be done through Eventbrite. Please follow this link to see all available classes and register for any classes that you would like to attend: http://growwithmu.eventbrite.com/. The event code to register for all classes is "GROW". If you need assistance, please email growwithmu@marquette.edu or call 414-288-7305.

All GROW classes are free to Marquette employees. Classes are designed and intended for job-related professional growth and development.

If you have a suggestion for a GROW with Marquette session or if you have a proposal for a class you would like to offer through the program, please contact us at: growwithmu@marquette.edu.


Featured Classes - Spring 2018

passport tour - Bee the Difference! Urban Bee Stewardship at Marquette

  • Tuesday, April 24, 2018 / 12 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Engineering Hall 2nd Floor
  • Wednesday, April 25, 2018 / 12 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Engineering Hall 2nd Floor
  • Friday, April 27, 2018 / 12 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Engineering Hall 2nd Floor

We will stroll onto the green roof where our local bee expert and bee-vangelist will introduce us to Marquette’s bee hive and its busy inhabitants. We will learn about the important role urban bees play in promoting ecosystem health and food security. Registration required; limited to 15 people each class.

Presented by: Charlie Koenen, BeeVangelists  

 

wellness center tour and yoga class

  • Wednesday, February 7, 2018 / 12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Marquette Wellness Space, Lower Level Coughlin Hall

Have you heard about our new dedicated wellness space on campus for employees? Join us for a quick guided tour to see how this space can support your personal wellbeing, and your department's wellbeing, during the workday. Participants are welcome to stay for a 30 min yoga class after the tour.

Presented by: Kristin Kipp, Director of Employee Wellness

Sessions by Category

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Marquette Topics

Passport programs

Benefits and Wellness

Technology - Media and Web

Technology Training - Office

Earth day mass

      • Thursday, April 26, 2018 / 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
        • St. Joan of Arc Chapel Garden

Though Earth Day was on April 22, we continue our celebration with an Earth Day Mass on April 26th. We invite employees, students, and others in the community to join us in developing personally and spiritually as we celebrate the earth, our common home.

Presented by: Campus Ministry and Marquette Sustainability

 

make the most of your work day: time management Tips and techniques

      • Tuesday, May 1, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
        • AMU 157

Well-managed time leads to increased productivity and efficiency, resulting in a feeling of pride and accomplishment. However, poor time management can cause mistakes, delays, frustration, and stress. Learn techniques on how to make the most of your work activities.

Presented by: Wendy Butler, Human Resources

 

habits of the heart: simple practices of wholehearted living

      • Monday, April 9, 16, 23 & 30, 2018 / 12 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
        • Faber Center

Drawing from St. Ignatius’s Spiritual Exercises, we’ll explore daily practices that help us live more faithfully and authentically.  Each session focuses on a unique "habit of the heart" involving learning, reflection and sharing. Lunch provided. Register by April 5th.

Presented by: Fr. John Schwantes and Monica Meagher, Faber Center

 

performance appraisals - strategies for working with your supervisor

    • Wednesday, March 14, 2018 / 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
      • Raynor Library Beaumier Suite C

Gain a better understanding of the performance appraisal process. Learn how you can take an active role in the process, which is vital in determining a fair and accurate appraisal. Learn strategies for working with your supervisor to ensure that you are making the most of your performance appraisal.

Presented by:Jennifer Burns and Liz Sides, Human Resources

 

performance appraisals - workshop for supervisors

    • Thursday, March 22, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
      • Raynor Library Beaumier Suite C

This session is designed for supervisors responsible for completing annual performance appraisals. Gain a better understanding of the process, tools for preparing for an effective performance evaluation meeting with your employees and learn how to effectively set performance objectives for your staff.

Presented by:Jennifer Burns and Liz Sides, Human Resources

 

change is inevitable

    • Friday, March 2, 2018 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
      • AMU Ballroom A

Change can be difficult. For instance, changing a work process in significant ways by introducing a new process or technology can be challenging for many people unless they know why it’s being done, how it will affect their work, and what they need to do. Change management is the process, tools, and techniques to manage the people-side of change to achieve desired results. This session will provide tips on how to do this.

Presented by: Wendy Butler, Human Resources

self defense

  • Monday, February 12, 2018 / 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    • AMU 157

MUPD’s self-defense program uniquely combines a hands-on approach to learning effective techniques with information about the latest national and local crime trends. Designed for female and male audiences, the class incorporates simple strategies for escaping potentially dangerous situations.

Presented by: Ruth Peterson, MUPD

 

what's your work style preference?

    • Wednesday, April 4, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
      • AMU Ballroom C

Do you have coworkers who you can easily relate to and work with? Do you have others who you just don’t understand or get the impression that they just don’t “get” you? Discover your preferred work style(s) and how it affects your approach to work and interaction with others. Understand your opposite style(s) to enhance interactions with those who think, structure, organize, and complete their work in a different way.

Presented by: Wendy Butler, Human Resources

 

creating bibliographies and organizing research

    • Tuesday, March 6, 2018 / 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
      • Raynor Library R245 (Second Floor)

Need to create references for journal articles, grant proposals, or CVs? Learn to create quick bibliographies in a variety of citation styles (APA, MLA, Chicago Manual of Style, etc.) using a citation manager. Several citation management tools such as RefWorks and Zotero will be demonstrated and discussed and their organization features will be highlighted.

Presented by: Brenda Fay and Rose Truipano, Raynor Memorial Libraries

 

providing constructive feedback: for supervisors

    • Monday, April 9, 2018 / 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
      • AMU 227

Are you a supervisor? Do you get anxious about giving constructive feedback to your direct reports? Do you often avoid difficult conversations? You will learn to approach feedback with confidence, use the tools provided to remove stress and fear from the situation, understand the importance of constructive feedback, realize the benefits of feedback, and the potential consequences of failing to address poor performance.

Presented by:Liz sides, Human Resources

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Passport Tour - Bee the Difference! Urban Bee Stewardship at Marquette

  • Tuesday, April 24, 2018 / 12 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Engineering Hall 2nd Floor
  • Wednesday, April 25, 2018 / 12 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Engineering Hall 2nd Floor
  • Friday, April 27, 2018 / 12 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Engineering Hall 2nd Floor

We will stroll onto the green roof where our local bee expert and bee-vangelist will introduce us to Marquette’s bee hive and its busy inhabitants. We will learn about the important role urban bees play in promoting ecosystem health and food security. Registration required; limited to 15 people each class.

Presented by: Charlie Koenen, BeeVangelists  

 

Passport tour – Tour of recycling center: earth week

  • Tuesday, April 24, 2018 / 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Meet outside Haggerty Museum of Art

Curious about what happens to the items you recycle? Have questions about recycling? We will walk (10 minutes) to our local Materials Recovery Facility to tour and learn about its mechanized recycling operation. Registration required; limited to 15 people.

Presented by: Brent Ribble, Campus Sustainability Coordinator

 

wellness center tour and yoga class

  • Wednesday, February 7, 2018 / 12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Marquette Wellness Space, Lower Level Coughlin Hall

Have you heard about our new dedicated wellness space on campus for employees? Join us for a quick guided tour to see how this space can support your personal wellbeing and your department's wellbeing during the workday. Participants are welcome to stay for a 30 min yoga class after the tour.

Presented by: Kristin Kipp, Director of Employee Wellness

 

 

 

 

 

is graduate school in your future?

  • Friday, February 2, 2018 / 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    • career Services Center (Holthusen Hall) Room 116K

    Considering using your Marquette tuition benefit on a graduate degree? Then this session is for you. Representatives from Human Resources and our graduate recruiters will review your benefits, the degrees we offer and the application process. It’s never too late to start a new degree!

    Presented by: Human Resources, the Graduate School and the Graduate School of Management

understanding pain

  • Wednesday, February 28, 2018 / 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Raynor Memorial Library, Suite C

Do you experience persistent or chronic pain? Learn more about all of the factors contributing to your pain experience. The more you understand pain, the more you can do to help yourself manage chronic pain more effectively.

Presented by: Marquette Physical Therapy Clinic Staff

 

yoga and breathwork for the work day

  • Monday, February 12, 2018 / Noon – 1 p.m.
    • Marquette Wellness Center, Lower Level Coughlin Hall

This class will focus on stress management, relaxation and releasing body tension through simple yoga stretches that can be done in your office chair throughout your day. Simple breathwork will be taught to aid in stressful situations and you will also learn how to retrain your thoughts to stay present and reduce stress/anxiety. These tools will help with time management, focus and motivation to get you through the work day.

 

spring into health

  • Thursday, March 8, 2018 / Noon – 1:00 p.m.
    • Raynor Memorial Library, Suite BC

    Springtime isn't as delightful when you suffer from seasonal allergies, joint pain, headaches, fatigue and other common problems of this time of year. Join Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Carrie Murphy for a fun, practical session on ways to use food, exercise, meditation, and rest to have a healthy, happy spring.  

    Presented by: Carrie Murphy

     

    dig in! Gardening

    • Thursday, April 12, 2018 / Noon – 1 p.m.
      • West Town Square Garden Beds

      The enthusiasm for gardening with coworkers can be contagious and helps employees achieve a semblance of work-life balance. It’s good to “get outside in the sunshine” and dig in the earth. This class is designed to give gardeners the tools to plan their garden spaces for optimal production and enjoyment.

intro to ipad

  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018 / 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Learn the essentials of your iPad, including general setup and usage, app settings, hardware features and optional accessories.

Presented by: John Mohammad, IT Services

 

intro to iphone

  • Wednesday, March 7, 2018 / 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Learn the essentials of your iPhone, including general setup and usage, app settings, hardware features and optional accessories.

Presented by: John Mohammad, IT Services

 

 

 

Qualtrics 101: Introduction to Qualtrics Online Survey Software

  • Tuesday, February 6, 2018 / 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
      • Cudahy Hall 208

Learn to create, edit, distribute and generate reports for online surveys and explore options and features to help you build a better survey. No previous knowledge of Qualtrics is necessary.

Presented by: Laura MacBride and Crystal Lendved, Institutional Research & Analysis

 

intro to samsung galaxy phone

  • Wednesday, April 25, 2018 / 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Learn the essentials of your Galaxy phone, including general setup and usage, app settings, hardware features and optional accessories.

Presented by: John Mohammad, IT Services

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cybersecurity awareness training

  • Online Training

IT Services has partnered with the SANS Institute to provide cybersecurity training for Marquette University faculty and staff. Topics include recognizing social engineering, browsing safely, enhancing mobile security, and creating strong passwords.

  • All active Marquette University faculty and staff can access the training via this URL: https://access.sans.org/go/marquette
  • After you log in with your Marquette username and password, click the “SANS” button to access your training.
  • Redeem your training completion certificate at the ITS Help Desk (Cudahy Hall 294) for a Marquette-themed security blanket.

 

Onedrive for business

  • Thursday, February 15, 2018 / 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Access and share documents via OneDrive for Business. Synchronize files from your computer to the cloud. Find files and make shortcuts to access them easily.

Presented by Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

onenote essentials                 

  • Tuesday, April 10, 2018 / 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Organize and search notes that you collect from various sources in one location, accessing them from anywhere. Share meeting notes and agenda, relevant documents and emails. Make checklists and tasks.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

What's new in office 365 pro plus

  • Tuesday, February 27, 2018 / 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Explore new features in Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint, including Tell me assistant, sharing files, restoring previous versions of a file, and real-time co-authoring.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

making accessible pdfs

  • Thursday, February 22, 2018 / 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208
  • Thursday, February 22, 2018 / 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Explore Acrobat DC tools for checking document accessibility, editing and fixing errors that are flagged

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services   

 

windows 10 Essentials

  • Thursday, January 25, 2018 / 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Navigate with the Windows 10 Start menu and use Metro view. Learn about using Edge, Microsoft’s latest browser. Search your computer and your documents using File Explorer. Find the Settings you need and learn some useful keyboard shortcuts.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Skype for business essentials

  • Thursday, April 5, 2018 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Make audio and video calls, transfer calls and access your voicemail. View the availability of others, chat with instant messages and turn an instant message into a call. Share your desktop remotely and set up an online conference in advance.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Making engaging and interactive powerpoints

  • Friday, April 20, 2018 / 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Present complex data in a simple and direct way. Use layout, font and color, photos, clip art and smart art to design infographics. Add animation to make the slideshow interactive.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

Excel Essentials

  • Tuesday, March 13, 2018 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

    Format cells, insert and move data and change layout, view and print options. Quick Analysis adds charts, averages, totals and more. Insert a table to sort and filter data. Use Autofill and Flash Fill to enter information quickly. Find and enter information using Forms.

    Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

sharepoint online for site owners

  • Thursday, March 1, 2018 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Design and manage a team site. Manage permissions and make a sub-site that only a select group of the users can access. Enhance site navigation and explore SharePoint Lists, document versioning, customized views and setting alerts for changes.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

what's new in sharepoint

  • Tuesday, January 30, 2018 / 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Explore the modern interface, upload, move, copy and share files and folders. Use Follow, Search and SmartFilters.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services       

 

making accessible word & powerpoint Documents

  • Friday, February 2, 2018 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, March 6, 2018 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Learn the techniques for making documents accessible to people with disabilities. Review a document with the Accessibility Checker and fix errors that are flagged.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services       

 

Excel: introduction to tables and pivot tables

  • Friday, March 23, 2018 / 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Use tables to sort and filter data and insert slicers. Make a Pivot table to explore, summarize, analyze, and present your data.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Microsoft Word Tips and Tricks

  • Tuesday, April 24, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Simultaneously edit, track changes and make comments. Copy and paste between documents and remove bothersome formatting and work efficiently with long documents. Use styles for headings that collapse and expand parts of the document. Insert hyperlinks, bookmarks and a table of contents.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

Office 365 groups and collaboration

  • Friday, March 9, 2018 / 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Cudahy Hall 208

Working with a team? Make your own Group with a mailing list, SharePoint site, document library, task planner and calendar. Manage permissions and customize your site.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

 

custom training for your department

Schedule small group training or department training on one of the topics above. Trainings can be hands-on or large-screen projection at a department meeting. Contact the IT Services Help Desk at (414) 288-7799.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thank You!

The following individuals have recently given of their time and talent to the Grow with Marquette program.

  • Brigid Alba, Mission and Ministry
  • Julie Bach, Faber Center
  • Jen Burns, Human Resources
  • Wendy Butler, Human Resources
  • Tim Cigelske, Office of Marketing and Communication
  • Kathy Coffey-Guenther, Mission and Ministry
  • Michael Dante, Faber Center
  • Diane Duwel, Human Resources
  • Brenda Fay, Raynor Memorial Libraries
  • Dan Herro, Haggerty Museum of Art
  • Kim Huettl, Graduate School of Management
  • Kristin Kipp, Marquette Employee Wellness
  • Mark Konewko, Digital Media and Performing Arts
  • Tom Krettek, S.J., Mission and Ministry
  • Anthony LeGree, Purchasing
  • Crystal Lendved, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis
  • Pam Lewis, IT Services
  • Laura MacBride, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis
  • Edward Mathie, S.J., Mission and Ministry
  • Steve McCauley, Human Resources
  • John Mohammad, IT Services
  • Mykl Novak, IT Services
  • Sasha Parsons, Office of Research and Innovation
  • Ruth Peterson, MUPD
  • Brent Ribble, Campus Sustainability
  • Alix Riley, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis
  • Lorena Sanchez, Office of the Comptroller
  • Lynne Shumow, Haggerty Museum of Art
  • Liz Sides, Human Resources
  • Terrance Slaughter, IT Services
  • Rose Trupiano, Libraries/Research and Instructional Services
  • Mary Wacker, Graduate School

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