STEP 2014-15 Events
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information on upcoming professional development opportunities for
Year - New You
Start 2015 off on the right foot with these sessions geared
towards making you feel good - inside and out! Space is limited.
RSVP to STEP@butler.edu is
required, indicating which session(s) you'd like to attend.
- Meditation session, Tuesday, January 6, 11-noon with lunch
immediately following, CFV Blue House
- Goal setting workshop, Wednesday, January 7, 11 a.m.-noon with
lunch immediately following, PB106
- Asset Based Thinking (ABT) workshop, Thursday, January 8,
9:30-noon with lunch immediately following, PB106
- HRC and Healthy Horizons info session, Friday, January 9,
10:30-noon with lunch immediately following, PB106
Professional Communication Workshop
Thursday, December 11, 2:30-4:00, JH306 Seminar
Led by Susan Sutherlin (English), this session will focus
primarily on email communication, including grammar and the ins and
outs of sending professional correspondence. Space is limited. RSVP
Excel Basics -
Building a Spreadsheet from Start to Finish
Wednesday, December 3
Friday, December 5
Monday, December 8
All sessions will take place from 1:30-3:00 in
In this 3-part workshop, led by Cheryl Jensen, attendees will gain
a solid foundation in Excel, starting with the basics and learning
and learning more complex features along the way. Attendees
should plan to attend all three sessions. Space is
limited. RSVP to STEP@butler.edu
Friday, November 14, lunch noon-12:30, presentation
Center for Faith and Vocation's Blue House
Opportunities for leadership exist for all staff positions at
Butler. Join us for a conversation led by Jane Gervasio (COPHS) on
intentionally focused awareness in leadership, concentrating on
being non-judgmental, and more fully and compassionately aware.
Space is limited. RSVP to STEP@butler.edu required.
"Who Are Our Students?" - Part of the Learn About Butler (LAB)
Friday, November 7, lunch noon-12:30, presentation 12:30-1:30,
Aimee Scheuermann, Director of Admission, will provide an overview
of the admission process, as well as demographic information on our
current student body. Lunch tickets to The Market Place will be
provided. Space is limited. RSVP to STEP@butler.edu required.
Fund Information Session - Part of the Learn About Butler (LAB)
Friday, October 24, lunch noon-12:30, presentation 12:30-1:30,
Jason Range, Executive Director of the Innovation Fund, will
provide an overview on the innovation fund, as well as tips on
applying for innovation fund grants. Lunch tickets to The Market
Place will be provided. Space is limited. RSVP to STEP@butler.edu required.
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Thursday, October 23, 3:00-4:30, FB110
Hands on training, led by Gautam Rao (JCA). RSVP to STEP@butler.edu required.
Outlook: Getting acquainted with Microsoft Office's Outlook
Thursday, September 25, 10-11:30 a.m.
This session will be led by staff from the Center for Academic
Technology. RSVP to STEP@butler.edu required.
What's new at
Irwin Libraries - Part of the Learn About Butler (LAB) series
Thursday, September 11, session begins at noon in
What's New at Irwin Library? Everything.
Staff and Faculty at Irwin Library have been busy the last summer
implementing many changes, all based in a new strategic vision
developed in 2013: Butler Libraries, Where Knowledge Inspires
Transformation. Join us for lunch and a brief presentation on
changes in the academic library landscape, before a tour of Irwin
Library spaces both innovative (Information Commons desk, a
consolidated single service point) and traditional (Special
Collections and Archives). RSVP to STEP@butler.edu required.
To request disability-related accommodations or inquire
about accessibility, please contact Rebecca DeGrazia at email@example.com or at
317-940-8558. Please allow two weeks advance notice in order to
allow adequate time to make arrangements. Although attempts will be
made to honor accommodation requests with less notice, it cannot be
guaranteed that without two weeks notice a reasonable accommodation
can be provided.
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events from 2013-14.