Welcome to the Workshop Registration System

This system allows faculty, staff, and students to register for workshops and classes offered at Buffalo State College. You can log in to the system using the links in the upper right hand corner of your screen and your Buffalo State username and password.

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October 2017
Quick Tips for Wellness at Work
Class Date: Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Start Time: 12:15:00 PM
Location: BUTL 181B
Wellness at work benefits you, your employer, your family, and your community. In this session you will learn tips, resources, and tools for improving wellness at work with just a little planning and a few minutes throughout your work day. The goal of this session is to provide nutrition, relaxation
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RITE TeamDynamix Project Manager Training Workshop
Class Date: Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Start Time: 1:00:00 PM
Location: BUTL 208
TeamDynamix is a tool designed specifically for higher education to help institutions manage their projects, services, assets, and more.
This training is for RITE team leads, people with a TeamDynamix project manager license, or anyone interested in how TeamDynamix can be used to manage your team&#
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RITE TeamDynamix Project Team Member Training Workshop
Class Date: Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: CLEV 418
TeamDynamix is a tool designed specifically for higher education to help institutions manage their projects, services, assets, and more.
This training is for any user of TeamDynamix who will not be participating in the Project Manager Training Workshop. Please bring your laptop, tablet, etc. with
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Bengal Success Portal (Starfish) - Flags, Kudos, and Referrals
Class Date: Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Start Time: 10:00:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
This hands-on session will introduce the tracking items used in the Bengal Success Portal: flags, kudos, and referrals.


Flags can be used to communicate specific concerns with students. Referrals are used to refer students to support services on campus. Kudos are used to acknowledge student eff
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RITE TeamDynamix Project Team Member Training Workshop
Class Date: Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Start Time: 11:00:00 AM
Location: CLEV 418
TeamDynamix is a tool designed specifically for higher education to help institutions manage their projects, services, assets, and more.
This training is for any user of TeamDynamix who will not be participating in the Project Manager Training Workshop. Please bring your laptop, tablet, etc. with
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Blackboard Learn 9.1: Student Performance and Retention Center
Class Date: Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Start Time: 11:30:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
Knowing how your students are performing helps you understand what your students are ready for and capable of. As you monitor student performance in your course, you can ensure all have an opportunity for success.

By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to use the following Blackbo
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Making Accessible Content - Word & PDF
Class Date: Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Start Time: 1:00:00 PM
Location: BULG 122
Buffalo State is engaging in an effort to promote accessibility of materials on the web and within our courses including face-to-face, online and hybrid. This hands-on session will focus on how to use Microsoft Office Word effectively to create accessible Word files that can be converted to accessib
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Go at Your Own Pace: Buffalo State College Running and Walking Group
Class Date: Thursday, October 05, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: HGYM 1
All staff, faculty, and administrators are invited to destress and stay active with colleagues by participating in a running and walking group held twice a week (Thursday at 9 a.m. and Friday at noon). We encourage employees at any fitness level to join us as multiple running/walking groups will be
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Blackboard Learn 9.1: Student Performance and Retention Center
Class Date: Thursday, October 05, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
Knowing how your students are performing helps you understand what your students are ready for and capable of. As you monitor student performance in your course, you can ensure all have an opportunity for success.

By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to use the following Blackbo
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Drupal Website Training
Class Date: Thursday, October 05, 2017
Start Time: 12:30:00 PM
Location: BUTL 318
Learn how to update and manage your Buffalo State website. 
The college’s new content management system, Drupal, makes it easy for any user level. Through this brief training, you will learn the fundamentals of how to create, edit, and maintain your department or office site. 
This
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Bengal Success Portal (Starfish) - Calendar, Appointments, and Attendance
Class Date: Thursday, October 05, 2017
Start Time: 2:30:00 PM
Location: BULG 122
This hands-on session will help you:


Sync the Bengal Success Portal with your Outlook calendar
Set up office hours or advising hours
Schedule appointments with students
Take attendance for your course(s)


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Go at Your Own Pace: Buffalo State College Running and Walking Group
Class Date: Friday, October 06, 2017
Start Time: 12:00:00 PM
Location: HGYM 1
All staff, faculty, and administrators are invited to destress and stay active with colleagues by participating in a running and walking group held twice a week (Thursday at 9 a.m. and Friday at noon). We encourage employees at any fitness level to join us as multiple running/walking groups will be
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Blackboard Learn 9.1: Achievement Badges
Class Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
Motivate and engage students by incorporating digital badges into your course. Badges allow students to earn recognition for their achievements. Badges can be awarded for completing a project, mastery of a skill, or accomplishing any other learning milestone. You define the criteria. Students can pu
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Bengal Success Portal (Starfish) - Calendar, Appointments, and Attendance
Class Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Start Time: 2:30:00 PM
Location: BULG 122
This hands-on session will help you:


Sync the Bengal Success Portal with your Outlook calendar
Set up office hours or advising hours
Schedule appointments with students
Take attendance for your course(s)


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Managing a Multi-Generational Workforce
Class Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BUTL 181B
Employees from three generations are working together within organizations and are challenged with how to effectively collaborate, communicate, and accomplish tasks. Baby Boomer, Generation X, and Millennial employees each have a unique and important set of skills that can be utilized to create high
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Blackboard Learn 9.1: Achievement Badges
Class Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
Motivate and engage students by incorporating digital badges into your course. Badges allow students to earn recognition for their achievements. Badges can be awarded for completing a project, mastery of a skill, or accomplishing any other learning milestone. You define the criteria. Students can pu
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Bengal Success Portal (Starfish) - Open Lab
Class Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017
Start Time: 11:00:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
This open lab is designed to provide faculty, staff, and students the opportunity to drop-in for assistance with the Bengal Success Portal. You may stop in at any time during the lab to get your questions answered.


Registration is not required to attend the open lab.
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Bengal Success Portal (Starfish) - Flags, Kudos, and Referrals
Class Date: Monday, October 16, 2017
Start Time: 10:30:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
This hands-on session will introduce the tracking items used in the Bengal Success Portal: flags, kudos, and referrals.


Flags can be used to communicate specific concerns with students. Referrals are used to refer students to support services on campus. Kudos are used to acknowledge student eff
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Drupal Website Training
Class Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Start Time: 12:30:00 PM
Location: BUTL 318
Learn how to update and manage your Buffalo State website. 
The college’s new content management system, Drupal, makes it easy for any user level. Through this brief training, you will learn the fundamentals of how to create, edit, and maintain your department or office site. 
This
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Bengal Success Portal (Starfish) - Getting Started
Class Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Start Time: 9:30:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
The Bengal Success Portal, powered by Starfish, allows for efficient communication among students, faculty, advisers, support staff, and administrators to support student success and retention.


This hands-on session will get you started using the Bengal Success Portal. In this session, you will
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Blackboard Collaborate Ultra
Class Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
Blackboard Collaborate Ultra is the campus supported real-time web conferencing tool. Learn how Collaborate Ultra lets you share files, applications and even your desktop, and use a virtual whiteboard to interact with participants.  Communicate during the Collaborate sessions wit
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Blackboard Collaborate Ultra
Class Date: Friday, October 20, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
Blackboard Collaborate Ultra is the campus supported real-time web conferencing tool. Learn how Collaborate Ultra lets you share files, applications and even your desktop, and use a virtual whiteboard to interact with participants.  Communicate during the Collaborate sessions wit
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Facilitating and Structuring Effective Meetings
Class Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BUTL 181B
Meetings can sometimes feel unproductive, inefficient, boring, and unorganized. However, meeting leaders can use effective facilitation skills, an actionable agenda, role clarity, and structured content to make meetings fun, productive, and meaningful. This workshop will help participants to develop
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Bengal Success Portal (Starfish) - Flags, Kudos, and Referrals
Class Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Start Time: 2:00:00 PM
Location: BULG 122
This hands-on session will introduce the tracking items used in the Bengal Success Portal: flags, kudos, and referrals.


Flags can be used to communicate specific concerns with students. Referrals are used to refer students to support services on campus. Kudos are used to acknowledge student eff
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The Times are Changing: Strategies to Personally Manage Transitions at Work
Class Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017
Start Time: 12:15:00 PM
Location: BUTL 181B
Organizational change can be coupled with feelings of excitement, fear of the unknown, resistance, ambivalence, anxiety, and many other emotions. However, as an individual identifies his/her style for dealing with change, what changes he/she can and cannot control, and his/her purpose within a chang
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Blackboard Learn 9.1: Introduction
Class Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017
Start Time: 1:00:00 PM
Location: BULG 122
This workshop is designed for instructors new to Blackboard Learn 9.1 or anyone who would like a refresher course. We will address the basics of navigation, course tools, and procedures necessary to create new course content. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to navigate the LMS
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Bengal Success Portal (Starfish) - Calendar, Appointments, and Attendance
Class Date: Friday, October 27, 2017
Start Time: 10:00:00 AM
Location: BULG 122
This hands-on session will help you:


Sync the Bengal Success Portal with your Outlook calendar
Set up office hours or advising hours
Schedule appointments with students
Take attendance for your course(s)


Full Class Details...