AU Training Calendar

 
Important Dates

MAY 1, 2013

Wednesday
  • Candidates' reply date for Regular Decision freshmen
  • Financial aid application deadline for fall 2013 continuing undergraduate students
  • Spring final examinations
  • Undergraduate transfer fall 2013 semester admission application deadline for students living outside the United States
      • 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
      • Essentials of Leadership
      • The Gianni Lounge (Mary Graydon Conference Room 200)
      • VSPACER
      • The secret to being an effective leader is the ability~to establish positive work relationships, provide~constructive feedback, and inspire others to act. Learn~valuable tools to become a successful leader, including~accomplishing more in your work relationships and~interactions, motivating your team or committee, and~giving feedback that actually improves performance.~This workshop is the core ...more

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        Host: Human Resources

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      • 10:00 am – noon
      • Lotus Notes client - Advanced Level
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • VSPACER
      • The Lotus Notes Advanced Level course will build on the skills learned in the Introduction course. You will learn how to work with graphic objects, add tables to a mail object, creating reusable stationery, automating Notes tasks, use Notes as a time management tool, explore the collaborative features of Notes and create both image and HTML signature files.

        Type: Workshop
        Host: Office of Information Technology

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      • 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • VSPACER
      • The Introduction to Adobe Photoshop course provides an overview of this professional graphics and image-editing software application. You will learn the basic techniques of graphic manipulation including how to adjust the color of photographs, drawings, and other images, crop and recast the image, create web-ready graphics, use the painting and editing tools, add filters to images, and save ...more

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        Host: Office of Information Technology

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AFTER MAY 1

      • Thu 05/02/13
        9:00 am – 1:00 pm
      • Exploring Intercultural Communication
      • The Gianni Lounge (Mary Graydon Conference Room 200)
      • American University is a wonderfully diverse work~environment. This workshop explores the impact of~culture on our work lives and in our day-to-day~communications with one another. In this session,~participants will learn fundamental concepts related to~intercultural communication, discuss examples of how~these concepts demonstrate themselves in the workplace,~and identify barriers to ...more

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        Host: Human Resources

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      • Thu 05/02/13
        10:00 am – 11:30 am
      • Informer 101
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • (Prerequisite: A valid Informer account)
        Generating accurate, timely reports is an essential tool in today's workplace. Learn how the powerful Entrinsik Informer reporting tool provides you with access to real-time data from one or more databases through an intuitive web interface. Explore how to navigate through the tool, search for reports, and export results into multiple formats. Participants ...more

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        Host: Office of Information Technology

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      • Thu 05/02/13
        11:00 am – 1:00 pm
      • CF Portal Migration Preparation
      • OIT Suite - Conference Room 430 (4620 Wisconsin Ave.)
      • CF Portal Migration Preparation

        Type: Meeting
        Host: Office of Information Technology

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      • Thu 05/02/13
        1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
      • Weight Watchers at Work
      • Letts Lower Level Conference Room
      • People who attend meetings lose three times more weight than those who do it alone. Weight Watchers meetings provide you with the support you need to lose weight and keep it off. With their integrated approach, you'll learn how to make healthy eating a lifestyle without cutting out the foods you enjoy. Meetings are specifically for Faculty and Staff members only. Interested? Visit http://www....more

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      • Thu 05/02/13
        1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
      • Weight Watchers at Work Open House
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 247
      • Weight Watchers is hosting a FREE open house for all Faculty and Staff members. This is your opportunity to see what Weight Watchers is all about before purchasing your Monthly Pass. Visit https://www.american.edu/hr/ahealthyu/weight-watchers.cfm to learn about Weight Watchers at AU. People who attend meetings are 3 times more successful at losing weight than those who do it alone. What are you ...more

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