Aug 26, 20192:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Strength Finder: Discover Your Talents

San Diego, CA
Being aware of your unique strengths is a critical component to personal empowerment and leadership development. In this interactive session, you will gain some self-awareness, learn about your particular talents and strengths, recognize the strengths of those around you, and begin to use your strengths towards targeting your personal or professional goals.
Aug 25, 20193:00 PM

Developing Graduate Student Leadership Skills in Laboratory Safety

Laboratory safety teams (LSTs) have emerged in research-intensive science departments across the country as an effective way to improve the culture of safety. In addition, these programs empower graduate students to develop chemical safety leadership skills that will prove useful for future employment. This three-hour workshop will be led by three safety program experts from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of South Dakota, and University of Connecticut.

Aug 25, 20191:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Personality Assessment Workshop

San Diego, CA
Self-assessment is a critical component to professional and personal development. In this workshop, you will take the popular Myers-Briggs personality assessment. You will learn about the full range of personality types in addition to your own. From this, you will use your understanding of your personality type to enhance career development opportunities, improve your communication skills with peers and co-workers, and learn a few tips on recognizing and managing stress.