|U2 lists additional sessions|
U2 lists additional sessions:
Beyond Regulations: Supporting International Students during Cultural and Academic Adjustment
Nov. 14, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., International Centre. See the article above for more information.
PeopleSoft/Oracle Training (Grants Module)
Nov. 14, 2 to 3 p.m., School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Reed Keller Auditorium.
This training session focuses on how to navigate through the grants module within PeopleSoft. Some of the screens we will visit include the "Award Profile," "PI Report," and the "Project Budget." You will need access to the finance module of PeopleSoft in order to attend this training session. Presenter: Corey Graves.
Beyond the Shoebox — Financial Records Organization
Nov. 17, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Memorial Union, River Valley Room. See the article above for more information.
But I’m Just Too Busy!...
Nov. 17, 1:30 to 3 p.m., Wellness Center, Classrooms 120 and 121. See the article above for more information.
Facilities Discoverer Reports Training
Nov. 18 11 a.m. to noon, 361 Upson II
Learn how to access the detailed information your department needs to have access to Facilities Discoverer reports. This training includes information on how to access the detail and summary information that breaks down the facilities charges by individual work orders and/or projects. Presenter: Laura Thoreson.
Nov. 18, 1 to 3 p.m., 305 Twamley Hall
Learn how to become an effective manager through the use of encouragement, recognition, and motivation. Explore strategies to replace “command and control” with more effective communication. This session is required training for all finance and operations supervisors, (future supervisors are encouraged to register). Presenters: Desi Sporbert and Joy Johnson.
Wellness and You!
Nov. 19, 2 to 3 p.m., Wellness Center, Classrooms 120 and 121. See the article above for more information.
Asset Management and Insurance
Nov. 19, 9 to 10:30 a.m., Memorial Union, Badlands Room.
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: Hazel Lehman and Corrinne Kjelstrom.
Internet Safety for Kids: A Parent’s Guide
Nov. 19, 1 to 3:30 p.m., 361 Upson II
This session requires a working knowledge of Windows or having attended a Windows workshop. The Internet can help kids learn, communicate, and socialize, but it also exposes them to certain risks. This seminar will help parents learn how to protect their young kids and teens and keep them safe online. Some of the topics include: risks associated with popular Internet tools and social networking sites; how to filter objectionable Web content and use parental control software; cyberbullying, and how to prevent it; how to educate children about Internet predators; and web resources to help parents learn and educate their children. Presenter: Brad Miller.
Nov. 19, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 211 Skalicky Tech Incubator
This workshop is required by state fleet for all UND employees who drive state vehicles on a regular (monthly) basis, received a traffic violation, or had an accident while operating a state vehicle. Employees are encouraged to bring a family member (spouse and/or dependents). This workshop may also reduce your North Dakota insurance premiums and could possibly remove points from your driving record. Presenter: Tim Lee.
‘BaFa BaFa’ Cultural Simulation Exercise
Nov. 20, 1 to 3 p.m., Swanson Hall, Rooms 10-12 and 17. See the article above for more information.
Running, Reading, and Reconciling Key Finance Reports in PeopleSoft
Nov. 20, 8 to 9:30 a.m., Gamble Hall Lanterman Center, Room 9.
Prerequisite: Must have previously attended either a “Budgets Overview Inquiry” or “Budget vs. Cash Inquiry” U2 session and must have a PeopleSoft user ID and password for Finance Module. This training provides the tools necessary to navigate through PeopleSoft in order to run, read, and understand PeopleSoft financial reports. Important tips will be provided to help you recognize why, when, and how to reconcile revenue and expense transactions posted to your funds. Troubleshooting tips and tools to help you resolve budgeting errors will also be provided. This session includes hands-on practice activities. Presenter: Tom Swangler.
Non-Employee or Student Travel and Moving Expenses
Nov. 20, 9 to 10:30 a.m., Memorial Union, Badlands Room.
Review of travel procedures to follow for non-employees, students and nonresident aliens and also procedures for moving expenses. Presenters: Allison Peyton and Bonnie Nerby.
-- Denis MacLeod, U2 Coordinator, University Within the University, email@example.com, 701-777-0720