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BUILDING A SENSE OF COMMUNITY: EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATIONS FOR CHAIRS AND DIRECTORS


30 seats available


When

Friday, November 8, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm

Where

SMT - Schmitt Interfaith Center (16),
Skalny - SMT 500

Event Contact

Anne Canale

Presenters

Tina Chapman DaCosta
Carmala Garzione

Event Registration

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Invitations will be emailed to department chairs and unit heads. If you have not received an invitation and are a department head and would like to attend, go to this link to register: Effective Communication for Department Heads

New department chairs and unit heads will participate in an interactive workshop on communication skills and strategies followed by a networking luncheon. Participants will engage in activities that identify conflict handling modes and interpersonal communication styles; examine opportunities and challenges facing department chairs and unit heads; participate in discussion groups to address the challenges presented; and engage in hands-on practice of techniques for fostering inclusive conversations around sensitive topics (e.g., handling conflicts, managing crisis, building sense of community, etc.).

AGENDA:

10-11:30 am - Workshop
11:30 - 12:30 pm - Luncheon

Invitations will be emailed to department chairs and unit heads. If you have not received an invitation and are a department head and would like to attend, go to this link: Effective Communication for Department Heads

 

To request interpreting services, go to: http://myAccess.rit.edu/

This workshop is brought to you by the Office of Faculty Affairs, Faculty Career Development, and the Division of Diversity & Inclusion’s Diversity Theater.



The deadline to register for this event is Friday, November 1, 2019 at 12:00pm.