Professional Development Calendar

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Month of  June

Navigating Fresno State

OU Campus Training
Tues., June 19, 9 - 11:30 a.m., DISCOVERe Hub

Learn how to navigate OUCampus and post text, photos, graphics, and tables to your campus websites.

Developing A Healthy U

Cultural Intelligence (CSU's Got Talent webcast)
Tues., June 19, 1 - 2 p.m., Library 4115

Join Dr. Sandra Upton, Vice President of Educational Initiatives, and learn how to improve cross-cultural effectiveness on your campus with a research based framework.

*If you prefer to participate in this webinar at your desk, you can join for free at  Please note, you must also register via PeopleSoft for this to count towards your professional development.

Men of Color & Their Unique Needs: Strategies for Support, Engagement & Completion
Wed., June 27, 11 - 12:30 p.m., Library 3212

Countless men of color are perpetually battling against perceived educational inferiority, racial bias/profiling both on and off campus, social media attacks and pervasive negative racial stereotyping. As college campuses become more diverse, the more inclusive and equitable your campus is, the better your men of color recruitment, retention and engagement will be.

Fitness Classes


Tues. & Thurs., 12:10 - 12:25 p.m., ED 360
Mindfulness includes many different types of meditation, relaxation, and other ways to de-stress and enjoy the present moment. Sessions vary from mindfulness scripts read aloud, body scan narratives, and easy desk stretching. You do not need a change of clothes; we will be working the mind, not the body. Bringing a yoga mat is encouraged for comfortable seating, but is not required.

Circuit Training

Tues. & Thurs., 3:45 - 4:45 p.m., South Gym 134
Combine interval training, full body weight exercises, and core workouts to strengthen and tone your whole body.


Aquatic Classes begin July 2nd

AQUA BOOTCAMP: The "water gym" is the place to be! This moderate to high intensity class is designed to improve cardio conditioning through alternating strength, balance and core training segments.

WATER AEROBICS: Build muscle and reduce body fat in this fun, high energy, low impact class!

AQUA TABATA: Aqua Tabata will utilize short bursts of high intense exercises with rest periods to increase your heart rate and burn fat. All fitness levels are welcome! (This class will not meet July 4th.)

SWIM FOR FITNESS: (Starting July 12th, M-TH, 5:00 - 6:00 PM)
Improve your sprint and endurance levels with a progressive workout tailored to your skill level. All levels welcome. 


The Organizational Excellence Calendar represents professional development opportunities from across campus. This calendar and its workshops are supported by: Human Resources, Center for Faculty Excellence, Healthy U, Student Affairs and many more.