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Professional Development Initiative Growing Outstanding Academic and Leadership Skills

2017-2018 PDI Event Calendar

Presentation TopicPresenterEvent OrganizerDate(s)Time
Graduate Student Resources and the AWARE NetworkCase Manager for the Office of  the Dean of Students, Michell JaworskiPDI8/14/1711:15-11:25
Center for Civic Engagement Resources and Opportunities Center for Civic EngagementPDI8/14/179:35-10:00
Academic Integrity PresentationGraduate and Professional Writing CenterPDI8/14/171:00-1:30
Graduate Student Prestigious Fellowship Workshop Dr. Michael Kahn, Institute of Biological Chemistry, CAHNRSWSU Graduate School and Distinguished Scholars Program8/24/173:00-5:00
Working Together in TeamsDr. Laura Lavine, Department of Entomology PDI9/7/1711:30-1:30
Financial Literacy Series: FundamentalsOffice of the Dean of Students, SALTPDI9/12/1712:00-2:00
Graduate Student Prestigious Fellowship Workshop Dr. Michael Kahn, Institute of Biological Chemistry, CAHNRSWSU Graduate School and Distinguished Scholars Program9/13/172:00-4:00
Managing Academic RelationshipsRon Moser, MAOM, PCC, Jonah Clinical Assistant Professor and Warren Cook, Carson College of BusinessPDI9/14/1712:00-2:00
Writing Workshop Series: Goal Setting and Project ManagementGPWC and WSU LibrariesPDI9/20/171:30-3:30
Women in Film, Literature, and the Arts Discussion Series: Literature Discussion, Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to LeadDr. Noel Schulz, AFW FacultyPDI and Association of Faculty Women9/26/1712:00-1:00
The Cheeky Scientist Series: Resume and Transferable SkillsDr. Isaiah HankelPDI9/27/171:00-3:00
Writing Workshop Series: Submitting Your Thesis and Dissertation WSU Libraries and the Graduate SchoolPDI10/6/1712:00-3:00
Leadership Workshop Series: Courageous Conversations: Building Agency and Transforming Your Life- One Conversation at a TimeTidal LeadershipPDI10/11/1710:00-2:00
Writing Workshop Series: Critical Reading StrategiesGPWC and WSU LibrariesPDI10/13/171:30-3:30
Learning to thrive, not just survive: Developing resiliency in grad school- Vancouver Campus
Tidal Leadership, Dr. Denise YostPDI10/13/1710:30-12:00
Learning to thrive, not just survive: Developing resiliency in grad school- Spokane CampusTidal Leadership, Caitlin BletscherPDI10/13/171:00-3:00
Learning to thrive, not just survive: Developing resiliency in grad school- Tricities CampusTidal Leadership, Anna WhitehallPDI10/13/172:00-4:00
Financial Literacy Series: BudgetsOffice of the Dean of Students, SALTPDI10/16/1712:00-2:00
Women in Film, Literature, and the Arts Discussion Series: Arts Discussion, Contemporary Women Printmakers ExhibitAnna-Maria Shannon, Intern Director of the Museum of Art, AFW FacultyPDI and Association of Faculty Women10/17/1712:00-1:00
Building a Publishing PipelineDr. Erin Furtak from the Center for Faculty Development and DiversityPDI and ADVANCE10/27/179:00-4:00
The Academic Job ApplicationDr. Zach Heiden, Department of Chemistry PDI11/2/1712:00-2:00
Navigating Health Care for Graduate StudentsSara Wynne, WSU Health and WellnessPDI11/6/1710:00-12:00
Parts of a Paper Series: AbstractsGraduate and Professional Writing Center, Elitza KotzevaPDI11/7/1711:00-3:00 (two workshops back to back)
Women in Film, Literature, and the Arts Discussion Series: Film Discussion, Hidden FiguresElissa Schwartz and Lauralea Edwards, AFW FacultyPDI and Association of Faculty Women11/9/1712:00-1:00
Financial Literacy Series: Saving and InvestingOffice of the Dean of StudentsPDI11/14/1711:00-1:00
Stress Relief and Mindfulness WorkshopAnne Cox, Associate Professor, Kinesiology Program PDI11/16/172:00-4:00
Parts of a Paper Series: IntroductionsGraduate and Professional Writing Center, Elitza KotzevaPDI11/28/1711:00-3:00 (two workshops back to back)
Writing Lock InPDIPDI11/30/171:00-4:00
The Cheeky Scientist Series: Networking and Referrals Dr. Isaiah HankelPDI12/2/1710:00-12:00
Human Subject Research and Institutional Review Board WorkshopTBA, Institutional Review BoardPDI1/17/1810:00-12:00
Financial Literacy Series: TaxesOffice of the Dean of Students, SALTPDI1/22/1812:00-2:00
Women in Film, Literature, and the Arts Discussion Series: Literature Discussion, Dear Committee Members by Julie SchumacherRita Rud, former Clinical Assistant Professor of the Honors College and AG Rud, Distinguished Professor College of Education PDI and Association of Faculty Women1/23/1812:00-1:00
Parts of a Paper Series: Methods and ResultsGraduate and Professional Writing Center, Elitza KotzevaPDI1/30/1811:00-3:00
Communication and Presence: Finding your Natural Voice in a Professional EnvironmentMary Trotter, Clinical Assistant Professor in the College of Arts and SciencesPDI2/1/181:00-3:00
For the Other 98%, author Meet and Greet Author: Krystal BeachumPDI2/5/1810:00-11:45
Data Literacy: Busting Myths of Big DataDr. Nairanjana Dasgupta, Professor in Mathematics and StatisticsPDI2/6/181:00-5:00
Writing Workshop Series: Writer's Block and Writing StrategiesGPWC and WSU LibrariesPDI2/9/181:30-3:00
Women in Film, Literature, and the Arts Discussion Series: Film Discussion, WildDavi Kallman, AFW partnerPDI2/15/1812:00-1:00
Financial Literacy Series: Credit and DebtOffice of the Dean of Students, SALTPDI2/20/1812:00-2:00
Leadership Workshop Series: Understanding the Tides of TransitionTidal LeadershipPDI2/21/1810:00-2:00
Parts of a Paper Series: Discussion and ConclusionGraduate and Professional Writing Center, Elitza KotzevaPDI2/27/1811:00-3:00 (two workshops back to back)
The Cheeky Scientist Series: Linked In Presence Dr. Isaiah HankelPDI3/3/1810:00-12:00
Writing Workshop Series: Submitting Your Thesis and Dissertation WSU Libraries and the Graduate SchoolPDI3/7/1812:00-3:00
Women in Film, Literature, and the Arts Discussion Series: Literature Discussion, Playing Big: Practical Wisdom for Women who Want to Speak up, Create and Lead by Tara MohrLeeann Hunter, AFW FacultyPDI and Association of Faculty Women3/22/1812:00-1:00
Writing Workshop Series: Literature Reviews WSU LibrariesPDI3/23/181:30-3:30
Financial Literacy Series: Loan Repayment Office of the Dean of Students, SALTPDI3/29/1812:00-2:00
Perspectives in Transgender Healthcare Dr. Cheyenne Newsome, Dr. Debra Gore, Roberta Jackson, and Lucas LeekASWSU Spokane and ASEWU4/3/185:30-7:00 pm (Spokane Campus)
Social Media Data Scraping WorkshopCommGradCommunication Graduate Student Organization (CommGrad)4/8/1811:00-1:00
Writing Lock InPDIPDI4/10/181:00-4:00
Women in Film, Literature, and the Arts Discussion Series: Literature Discussion, Silent Sky (Play; 6 performances: Mar 30 &31, April 6 & 7)Mary Trotter, AFW FacultyPDI and Association of Faculty Women4/12/1812:00-1:00
The Cheeky Scientist Series: Interviewing and NegotiatingDr. Isaiah HankelPDI4/14/1810:00-12:00
Writing Workshop Series: Reference Management SoftwareGPWC and WSU LibrariesPDI4/20/181:30-3:30
"But I Liked Your Post?!": Shallow Political Engagement in the Era of Transitory Communication and a Dialogue about Democratic EngagementDr. Richard Pineda, Ben Calabretta (CCE Associate Director), and Kassi Rolin (Student Engagement Coordinator)PDI4/25/1812:00-2:30
Border Politics and the wallDr. Richard PinedaThe Foley Institute4/26/1812:00-1:00