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GroupWise 7.0: Intermediate
April 28, 1-4 p.m., Upson II, Room 361
Students will work with advanced message options; set mail properties; customize message headers; use Web Access interface; create and use rules to automate e-mail responses; set access rights; and work in depth with the Junk Mail folder and archive feature. Presenter: Heidi Strande.
Pre-Retirement Seminar - Social Security and Medicare Programs
April 28, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Swanson Hall, Room 10-12
This workshop will provide you information regarding the many questions you may have about Social Security and Medicare at retirement. Presenter: Howard Kossover, Public Affairs Specialist for ND and Western Minn, Social Security Administration
Building a Veteran-Friendly Campus-Web Conference Presentation
April 29, 12-1 p.m., Clinical Education Center (CEC) Auditorium-725 Hamline St.
More than 46,000 veterans have returned from the recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and are eligible for GI educational benefits. Many of them will start or return to college. In addition to probable emotional needs, veterans will also need special help navigating the campus system and their benefits. This web conference will highlight the unique and varied needs of veterans and explore how your campus can deploy a support network to meet these needs. Administrators in student services, counseling services, disability services, admissions, and financial aid are invited to attend to learn how the Minnesota system has structured their support efforts and hear tips on making their own campus more veteran-friendly. Topics covered include: A call to serve: veteran population deployment: From citizen to solider to warrior: Helping veterans with their rebuilding phase: Veteran-friendly campuses: Laws and policies: What have we learned? What can campuses do? An Academic Impressions web conference sponsored by the campus Veterans Advisory Group and Enrollment Management.
New ADA and FMLA Updates
April 30, 9-10:30 a.m., Twamley Hall, Room 305
Learn new policies and procedures for the American with Disabilities and Family Medical Leave Act. Presenters: Desi Sporbert, Joy Johnson
ABC's of Fire Extinguisher Use
April 30, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Auxiliary Services, Conference Room
This class will describe the different types of fire extinguishers, what the rating system used on extinguishers means, when to consider using a fire extinguisher, and class participants will be given the opportunity to use an extinguisher in a controlled setting. Information gained in this class will be applicable to the work place, home and motor vehicles. Presenter: Eric Pearson