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Register online for upcoming U2 courses

In the next few weeks, U2 and sponsors will offer courses related to the workplace. These sessions are great for anyone who supervises staff or just wants to learn more about appropriate workplace behavior. Tom Olson, from St. Alexius Employee Assistance Program will be on campus offering the following three courses: Creating a Positive Work [...]

U2 offers professional development sessions

The mission of the University Within the University is to coordinate the planning and delivery of campus professional development and training activities for UND employees through an integrated approach to planning, marketing and program delivery. Some of the upcoming sessions are: Progressive Discipline Accounting Services “New” Web Page Running, Reading and Reconciling Key Finance Reports [...]

U2 courses available through October

The mission of the University Within the University program is to coordinate the planning and delivery of campus professional development and training activities for UND employees through an integrated approach to planning, marketing and program delivery. Some of the upcoming sessions for October are: Dealing With Difficult People Budget Overview Inquiry Defensive Driving Ready or [...]

U2 lists fall classes

Please check out the U2 fall sessions at  http://u2.und.edu/sessions/ .  If you prefer, you can print a copy of the newsletter at http://u2.und.edu/docs/u2-newsletter.pdf .  You can register for a session at http://u2.und.edu/ or via email at UND.U2@email.UND.edu. Please contact the U2 Program at 777-4316 before the session if you have special needs or accommodations.  Thank [...]

U2 offers employee training

The mission of the University Within the University is to coordinate the planning and delivery of campus professional development and training activities for UND employees through an integrated approach to planning, marketing and program delivery. Some of the upcoming sessions for September are: Intellecutual Property Basics Employee Retention & Recognition Budget Overview Inquiry Defensive Driving [...]

U2 lists summer classes

Please check out the U2 summer sessions at http://u2.und.edu/sessions/. If you prefer, you can print a copy of the newsletter at http://u2.und.edu/docs/u2-newsletter.pdf. You can register for a session at http://u2.und.edu/ or via e-mail at UND.U2@email.UND.edu. Please contact the U2 Program at 777-4316 before the session if you have special needs or accommodations. Thank you for [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Defensive Driving May 15, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Skalicky Tech Incubator, room 211 This session is required by State Fleet for all UND employees who drive State Fleet vehicles on a regular (monthly) basis, have received a traffic violation, or have had an accident while operating a State Fleet vehicle. Employees are encouraged to [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Purchasing Policies and Procedures May 1, 9 to 10:30 a.m., Memorial Union Badlands Room Discuss current and new purchasing policies and procedures. Presenters: Scott Schreiner and Vicki Von Harz TIAAF-CREF Income Options May 1, 1 to 3 p.m., Swanson Hall, room 16-18 For those near retirement, find answers to questions about your TIAA-CREF retirement. TIAA-CREF [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

New: Aerospace Airport Tour April 27. 11 a.m. to noon, Airport Are you interested in learning more about the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences? Join Staff Senate on a tour of the world-renowned center for aerospace learning. UND Aerospace is nationally acclaimed for its achievements in collegiate aviation education, atmospheric research, space studies, [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Running, Reading, and Reconciling Key Finance Reports in PeopleSoft April 24, 9 to 10:30 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 [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Safe Online Practices – Protecting Your Identity and Securing Your Computer April 17, 1 to 3:30 p.m. The Internet can provide a wealth of information and give access to valuable financial, business, educational, and entertainment services. However, when connected to the Internet, you and your computer become vulnerable to scammers, identity thieves, viruses, spyware and [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

New: Breaking Bad Communication Habits April 10, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Skalicky Tech Incubator, room 211 Don’t let bad habits stand in the way of your success. Identify the common communication blunders you may be making right now. As a professional, there are few things you can do that will hurt your career more [...]

U2 upcoming sessions listed

Budgets Overview Inquiry April 3, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Gamble Hall, Lanterman Center, room 9 Prerequisite: PeopleSoft user ID and password for Finance Module, a local fund number, and/or an appropriated fund number. This training provides the tools necessary to navigate through PeopleSoft to find your department’s budget and cash balance; utilizes PeopleSoft to track [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Budgets Overview Inquiry April 3, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Gamble Hall, Lanterman Center, room 9 Prerequisite: PeopleSoft user ID and password for Finance Module, a local fund number, and/or an appropriated fund number. This training provides the tools necessary to navigate through PeopleSoft to find your department’s budget and cash balance; utilizes PeopleSoft to track [...]

Upcoming U2 session listed

Microsoft Outlook 2010: Level 2 (Intermediate) – March 29, 9 a.m to noon Carnegie Hall, ITSS/Telecom Training Lab, lower level, room 7 Prerequisite: Outlook Beginning: Must have a BPOS e-mail account on the NDUS e-mail system; basic understanding of computers; mouse and file saving/retrieving skills. Upon successful completion of this session, you will be able to [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Running, Reading, and Reconciling Key Finance Reports in PeopleSoft March 20, 9 to 10:30 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 [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Budgets Overview Inquiry March 13, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Gamble Hall, Lanterman Center, room 9 Prerequisite: PeopleSoft user ID and password for Finance Module, a local fund number, and/or an appropriated fund number. This training provides the tools necessary to navigate through PeopleSoft to find your department’s budget and cash balance; utilizes PeopleSoft to track [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

New: Employment Options for International Students March 6, 10 a.m. to noon, International Centre, SRA Cultural Room From assisting with Social Security applications to recommending off campus employment, academic advisors, supervisors and office staff often encounter questions regarding the employment of international students. This session will address the various options and processes for students holding [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

New: Employment Options for International Students March 6, 10 to noon, International Centre, SRA cultural room From assisting with Social Security applications to recommending off campus employment, academic advisors, supervisors and office staff often encounter questions regarding the employment of international students. This session will address the various options and processes for students holding F-1 [...]

Upcoming U2 education sessions listed

Substance Abuse in the Workplace March 1, 10 a.m. to noon, 305 Twamley Hall Learn how to identify the signs and symptoms of substance abuse in the workplace and how to navigate through these events. Presenters: Rick Sandwick and Joy Johnson Employee Self-Service March 1, 3 to 4 p.m., Carnegie Hall, ITSS/Telecom Training Lab, lower level, [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Substance Abuse in the Workplace March 1, 10 a.m. to noon, 305 Twamley Hall Learn how to identify the signs and symptoms of substance abuse in the workplace and how to navigate through these events. Presenters: Rick Sandwick and Joy Johnson Employee Self-Service March 1, 3 to 4 p.m., Carnegie Hall, ITSS/Telecom Training Lab, lower level, [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Employee Travel Policies and Procedures Feb. 22, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Memorial Union Badlands Room Brush up on the procedures to follow for employee ticket authorizations, direct billing of airline tickets, and employee travel expense vouchers. Presenter: Bonnie Nerby Microsoft Outlook 2010: Level 2 (Intermediate) Feb. 22, 1 to 4 p.m., Carnegie Hall, ITSS/Telecom Training Lab, [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Employee Travel Policies and Procedures Feb. 22, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Memorial Union Badlands Room Brush up on the procedures to follow for employee ticket authorizations, direct billing of airline tickets, and employee travel expense vouchers. Presenter: Bonnie Nerby Microsoft Outlook 2010: Level 2 (Intermediate) Feb. 22, 1 to 4 p.m., Carnegie Hall, ITSS/Telecom Training Lab, [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

New: The Survey Says…2011 National Survey of Student Engagement Feb. 15, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Swanson Hall, room 17 During the spring of 2011, students at UND were invited to complete the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), which measures levels of student involvement on campus, both inside and outside the classroom. The survey [...]

Upcoming U2 sessions listed

Payroll Basics Feb. 13, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Carnegie Hall, ITSS/Telecom Training Lab, Lower Level, room 7 This session provides the information you will need to complete employee payroll forms. Learn how to hire, terminate, make changes to forms, assign funding, and much more. Presenter: Joanne Barstad New: Basics for Navigating International Student Regulations Feb. [...]