Events

Thursday, September 24

 National Postdoc Appreciation Week - Research Spotlights

Postdoctoral research will be highlighted throughout the day in spotlight articles posted on the Postdoc News page.

Develop Yourself: Coaching & Feedback

You don't need to be a people leader to practice coaching and feedback techniques that develop growth-centered relationships with those you interact with at work. Register for this recurring webinar, Develop Yourself: Coaching & Feedback, and learn strategies for initiating, having, and following up on coaching conversations to establish support, accountability, and empowerment with your colleagues. Register in advance for this webinar! After registering, you will receive a confirmation...

12pm
Virtual Event
Study Abroad Info Session: Scholarships

During this session, you will learn more about which type of program may be best for you along with tips and tricks on making study abroad financially viable for yourself. Internal and external scholarships and stipends will be discussed.

1pm
Virtual Event
Braving our Blind Spots: Using a Virtual Book Discussion Group to Continue Conversations on Implicit Bias in Libraries

Kelsa Bartley, Librarian Assistant Professor, Calder Library Reflecting on a book discussion group that evolved from a training held at the 2018 Medical Library Association Annual Conference, this presentation will share insights gained from planning and facilitating a virtual gathering of over 50 medical librarians on the topic of implicit bias, using Mahzarin Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald’s Blindspot: The Hidden Biases of Good People. Discover how the group created safe spaces to learn,...

2pm
Virtual Event
Develop Yourself: Lead Effective Meetings

We’ve all been stuck in a bad meeting. You arrive on time only to have the meeting start late. There is no agenda. Nothing is really decided and the meeting wraps up, as you think to yourself, there has to be a better way to make meetings more effective. Register for this recurring webinar, Develop Yourself: Lead Effective Meetings, and learn how to plan, lead, and participate effectively in meetings in our digitally driven era, making them more productive and successful for youe...

2pm
Virtual Event
ASME Hangout Sessions

Join if you would like to play some party games or just chat. The link works any day of the week, so if you would like some help on your homework or just chill you're also welcome. The official date is every Friday at 6:00 pm. We would love to see you there! Hosted by: American Society of Mechanical Engineers Online Location: https://miami.zoom.us/j/93451342589 Additional Information can be found at: https://miami.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6366354

Engineering Alumni Virtual Champions Happy Hour

Join your classmates and fellow alumni from the 80's, 90's, 00's and today to share memories about UM championships and prepare for the Rivalry Week game against Florida State! Register via Zoom for a conversation moderated by Dennis B. Parces, P.E., Esq. BSCE '94.

6pm
Virtual Event
The Parent Chronicles

A discussion on how cultural upbringings shape who we are today. Hosted by: Asian American Students Association Additional Information can be found at: https://miami.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6465472

Coffee House

Coffee House (on our outdoor stage) opens with a headliner and then anyone can perform (music, poetry or any other talent that you would like to showcase) during the open mic time! Hosted by: United Wesley of UM Additional Information can be found at: https://miami.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6172487

General Body Meeting

Ranging from fun craft nights to educational sessions, our general meetings are a great way to get involved with the organization! They are open to everyone! Hosted by: SpectrUM Online Location: https://miami.zoom.us/j/97992842477?pwd=RVFkWUxGZWpRV3czTU5hWmUydDRVZz09 Additional Information can be found at: https://miami.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6184631

Marketing Week - Siemens Speaker

*** All meetings are on Tuesdays at 8:00 PM on Zoom, email umama.communication@gmail.com with your UMiami email and which event you are planning to attend for the Zoom link. Come hear about this professionals job working at Siemens in Germany! See what marketing is like for a B2B business in the tech industry! Hosted by: American Marketing Association Additional Information can be found at: https://miami.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6428167

Thursday, September 24