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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November 2017
Non-Academic Unit Continuous Improvement Assessment Session
Class Is Full. Class Date: Wednesday, November 01, 2017
Start Time: 1:00:00 PM
Location: BUTL 181B
This session will provide an overview of, and support in developing non-academic unit assessments now required by the Middle State Commission on Higher Education. The session will focus on developing and/or documenting each unit''s:

1) Mission
2) SMART Support Outcomes (Goals)
3) Assessment Pla
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Non-Academic Unit Continuous Improvement Assessment Session
Class Is Full. Class Date: Thursday, November 02, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BUTL 181B
This session will provide an overview of, and support in developing non-academic unit assessments now required by the Middle State Commission on Higher Education. The session will focus on developing and/or documenting each unit''s:

1) Mission
2) SMART Support Outcomes (Goals)
3) Assessment Pla
Full Class Details...
Drupal Website Training
Class Date: Thursday, November 02, 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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Blackboard Learn 9.1: Assessments
Class Date: Thursday, November 02, 2017
Start Time: 1:00:00 PM
Location: BULG 122
This workshop focuses on the available assessment tools in the latest version of Blackboard Learn. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to create, configure, and deploy individual and group assignments to collect student submissions to manage grades and feedback. The use of assignm
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Managing Student Workers Part 1: Supervising as a Coach
Class Date: Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BUTL 181B
Student workers can be vital to the success, operations, and productivity of many departments, but at times their skills and perspectives are underutilized. Supervising student workers using strengths-based coaching strategies provides opportunities for students to develop career competencies and ca
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Creating Interactive Content for Your Course
Class Date: Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Start Time: 12:30:00 PM
Location: BULG 120
This workshop will provide several approaches for developing online content for your course. We will discuss a variety of tools that can be used to create engaging, interactive content in the online environment.


This workshop is part of the Advanced Online Course Development Specialization seri
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Authentic Assessment
Class Date: Thursday, November 09, 2017
Start Time: 12:30:00 PM
Location: BULG 120
What are authentic assessments and how can they help students to develop real world skills? In this workshop, we will discuss the characteristics and benefits of authentic assessments, explore examples of authentic assessments, and share an authentic assessment checklist that can be used to guide th
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Blackboard Learn 9.1: Grade Center
Class Date: Thursday, November 09, 2017
Start Time: 1:00:00 PM
Location: BULG 122
The Grade Center in Blackboard Learn is more than just a way to record students'''' grades. It is a dynamic and interactive tool, allowing you to collect student submissions, record data, calculate grades automatically, and monitor student progress. You can also drop the lowest grade, display percen
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Universal Design for Learning
Class Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Start Time: 12:30:00 PM
Location: BULG 120
Universal Design for Learning, or UDL, is a framework that can help instructors proactively create inclusive learning environments that meet the diverse needs of all learners. This workshop will discuss why designing with UDL can improve learning for all students, as well as guidelines and strategie
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Facilitating Change for a Department, Committee, Program, Process, or Initiative
Class Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BUTL 181B
Colleges and universities throughout the country are experiencing rapid changes in student demographics, enrollment trends, compliance mandates, and academic offerings. These shifts in the higher education landscape inevitably require campus constituents to change processes, organizational structure
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Polarity Management: Overcoming Paradoxical Challenges at Work and in Life
Class Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Start Time: 12:15:00 PM
Location: BUTL 181B
What if the problem you are trying to solve is really a polarity? Polarities are dilemmas or paradoxes that have two or more right answers, which are interdependent. For example, if you were told a campus program needs to be structured and flexible, rather than employing traditional problem solving
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Introduction to ArcGIS Pro
Class Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Start Time: 12:30:00 PM
Location: CLAS A207
ArcGIS Pro is ESRI’s latest GIS desktop program that will eventually replace ArcMap desktop. With ArcGIS Pro, you can visualize, edit, and analyze your geographic data in both 2D and 3D and share your work with others. This workshop will provide you with an introduction to the interface and f
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Drupal Website Training
Class Date: Thursday, November 16, 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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Open SUNY COTE Quality Review (OSCQR) Rubric
Class Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Start Time: 12:30:00 PM
Location: BULG 120
Whether you are designing a new online course or refreshing an existing online course, the Open SUNY COTE Quality Review (OSCQR) Rubric can guide your process. This rubric can be used a guide if you are developing a course, or as a tool for reviewing existing courses to create an action plan for rev
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Blackboard Learn 9.1: Collaboration Tools
Class Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Start Time: 1:00:00 PM
Location: BULG 122
To build a successful community, students need the tools to interact and have conversations. Blackboard Learn offers five communication tools for self-reflection, collaboration, and communication. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to utilize the discussion board, blogs, journals
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Retooling Customer Service Practices
Class Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BUTL 181B
Do you ever wonder what customer service practices you currently use that are effective, could be improved, created, or reinvented? During this session, participants will work together to evaluate the effectiveness of their current customer service strategies and create new practices that they can u
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Non-Academic Unit Continuous Improvement Assessment Session
Class Date: Thursday, November 30, 2017
Start Time: 9:00:00 AM
Location: BUTL 181B
This session will provide an overview of, and support in developing non-academic unit assessments now required by the Middle State Commission on Higher Education. The session will focus on developing and/or documenting each unit''s:

1) Mission
2) SMART Support Outcomes (Goals)
3) Assessment Pla
Full Class Details...