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Below are U2 workshops for Feb. 15-28. Visit our web site for more.
Data Protection and Privacy: Feb. 15, 10 a.m. to noon
This workshop will introduce secure practices for handling and storing sensitive University and personal data. Topics will include:
•Practices and configurations for securing your operating system, web browser, email, and other software applications.
•Protecting your personal information online.
•Must have security software for your computer.
•Encrypting sensitive data.
Presenter: Brad Miller, IT security officer.
Diversity Management: Past, Present, and Future: Feb. 15, 2 to 3 p.m., 305 Twamley Hall.
Drawing from his most recent book, "Building on the Promise of Diversity," Dr. Thomas will detail the evolution of diversity in the United States with particular focus on how it has evolved, is evolving, and is likely to evolve in the future. In addition, he will explore the reasons why the evolution has slowed, emphasizing the traditional view that diversity is an extension of the Civil Rights Movement’s agenda as a principal reason for the current stagnation. Join us for this stimulating presentation about the challenges and opportunities surrounding the issue of diversity.
Performance Management and Progressive Discipline: Feb. 20, 9 to 11 a.m., 305 Twamley Hall.
Supervisors will learn the fundamentals of conducting honest, fair, and consistent evaluations and receive guidelines for using a progressive discipline system. Presenters: Joy Johnson and Desi Sporbert.
Asset Management and Insurance: Feb. 21, 9 to 10:30 a.m., River Valley Room, Memorial Union.
Instructions and discussion on how to perform annual inventories using PeopleSoft. This session will also cover basic information that departments should know about asset management and insurance issues.
Presenters: Corrinne Kjelstrom and Hazel Lehman.
Payment Processing: Feb. 21, 1 to 3 p.m., River Valley Room, Memorial Union.
Learn the process for purchase orders, blanket purchase orders and vouchers. Presenter: Allison Peyton.
Facilities Discoverer Reports Training: Feb. 26, 2 to 3 p.m., 361 Upson II.
The billing charges from Facilities will be posted to PeopleSoft in a summarized format. To access the detailed information, each department will need to have access to Discoverer reports and be trained on how to access the detail and summary information for their departments. These reports will break down the charges by individual work orders and/or projects.
Presenter: Laura Thoreson
Please reserve your seat by registering with U2 by: Phone, 777-2128, E-mail U2@mail.und.nodak.edu, or online www.conted.und.edu/U2/. Please Include: (1) Workshop Title/Date, (2) Name, (3) Department, (4) Position, (5) Box Number, (6) Phone Number, (7) E-mail, and (8) How you first learned about this workshop. Thank you for registering in advance; it helps us plan for materials and number of seats.
-- Mark Wilkerson, U2 Coordinator, University within the University, firstname.lastname@example.org, 777-4266