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Women Resources Center Coffee Hour

Learn more about the WSU Women Resources Center, their goal, and services. Representatives from the Women Resources Center will present to raise awareness about the Rosario’s place and its service of offering food pantry, lactation, and children’s clothes.

Writing Workshop Series: Reference Management Software

Reference management software enables users to collect, organize, manage, and cite sources in a methodical and sustainable process. This workshop will focus on the free, open source Zotero reference management tool, but will briefly discuss alternatives such as EndNote and Mendeley.

Please bring your laptop to this event and register no later than December 7.

Industry Job Series: The Modern Job Search and Networking with Dr. Isaiah Hankel

Using online profiles to maximize the effectiveness of the job seeking/transition process.Hiring managers use LinkedIn to determine whether they will bring in a candidate for an interview, this topic will cover all the key elements of the LinkedIn profile and how each section should be used to strategically maximize its impact. In addition, we will show candidates how to use LinkedIn algorithms to support their job search, and sell themselves to perspective employers.

Please bring a laptop to this event and register no later than November 28.

Understanding Diversity in the Workplace and in Academia: Title IX and ADA

An introduction to various federal civil rights regulations that impact faculty, staff, and students at universities. This will include information about accessibility, discrimination, Title IX, and affirmative action, and specifically, the Americans with Disabilities Act, Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act, Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments of 2008, Civil Rights Act of 1964, Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, and Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. The training will be comprised of two parts: Part 1 will focus on accessibility regulation and will include a practical discussion on how regulations and compliance impact instructors and students; Part 2 will focus on anti-discrimination regulations and will also include a practical discussion on the impact of Title IX, discrimination complaint procedures, and diversity recruitment efforts.

Please bring a loptop to this event and register no later than November 7.

Industry Job Series: Creating a Career Strategy

Creating a Career Strategy with Dr. Isaiah Hankel (The Cheeky Scientist) workshop will cover the entire transition workflow and how it should be approached. It will also cover the psychology of a person in transition and how to overcome imposter syndrome. Lastly, taking into consideration personality, lifestyle considerations and individual career goals will also help a job seeker transition into a role that is more fulfilling.

Please bring a laptop to this event and register no later than October 22.