Staff Affairs June 2014 Newsletter

Events

Professional Development & Learning Offerings

Further Details Available on our PDL Calendar


National Seminars Training Webinars (all 11:00 – 12:00 PST in Admin 217). Seating limited, pre-registration required.

-The Essentials of Front Desk Safety & Security, Monday, June 9
-How to Conduct Effective Interviews, Tuesday, June 10
-Simple, Quick and Stress Free Organizational Strategies, Wednesday, June 11
-Confidence and Assertiveness Skills for Women, Tuesday, June 17
-Facebook Essentials, Thursday, June 19
-Mastering Microsoft Excel Macros, Monday, June 23


For locations outside of Moscow, please contact pdl@uidaho.edu for registration and webinar access information.

—Boise—

Gearing up for presence at Boise Saturday Market


—Coeur d'Alene—

Dign'IT Summer Camps

This year, University of Idaho Coeur d'Alene is excited to bring two Dig'nIT summer camps to the community!  Details for each are below.  Watch this video to learn all about the Dign'IT initiative!

Digital Innovation Summer Camp for Girls

This exciting new summer educational camp for middle-school girls will focus on exploring digital innovation and information technology. The camp will be held the week of June 23 and will focus on computer programming, app development, website development, computer coding, and graphic design.  Applicants must be girls who will be in grades 6-9 during the 2014-2015 academic year.  Applicants must be able to commit to attending all five days of camp, June 23-27 from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. The application process is competitive, based on an interest statement and a teacher recommendation.  Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. on June 1, 2014. Notification of acceptance will be mailed June 7, 2014.  Interested parties can contact Juli Anderson at 208-667-2588 for applications.

Dig'n IT JAVA Coding Camp

This intensive camp is for those students with an existing interest in programming, and want to progress their programming skills from a beginner to an intermediate proficiency level. No previous Java or programming experience is required. However, it is recommended that students have some basic elementary experience with computer programming such as Lego NXT Labview or similar. Applicants must be ages 12 and up and must be available to attend all five days of camp, July 28-August 1, from 9:00am-3:00pm. The application process is first-come-first-served. Registration forms are due by 5:00pm on July 7, 2014. Applicants will be notified of acceptance July 14, 2014, at which point payment will be due to secure participation. Interested parties can contact Juli Anderson at 208-667-2588 for applications.

GIZMO Camps

This year the University of Idaho and Gizmo-cda will be partnering in providing a summer full of Steam (science, technology, engineering, art and math) experiences for kids of all ages.  You can find the full line-up here:  http://www.gizmo-cda.org/store/c1/Featured_Products.html



—Idaho Falls—

May 8 | College of Education Commencement Luncheon

1:30-3:00 p.m.
University Place BSUB Multipurpose Room, Idaho Falls

May 8 | College of Engineering Commencement Luncheon

4:30-6:00 p.m.
University Place BSUB Multipurpose Room, Idaho Falls

May 8 | University of Idaho Commencement

7:30-9:00 p.m.
Colonial Theatre, 498 A Street, Idaho Falls

May 12 | Roger Scott Retirement

University Place BSUB Multipurpose Room, Idaho Falls
 

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