Commission on the Status of Women

ASU CSW/SC 2013 Professional Development Conference

West Campus: Thursday, October 3, 2013

The CSW/SC Professional Development Conference at the West Campus will take place in the UCB LaSala A. The conference luncheon will take place in UCB 240 Faculty/Staff Lounge

Workshops will run from 8:30AM-3:30PM, with check-in beginnning at 8:15AM.

Conference workshops and the networking luncheon is open to all ASU faculty, staff, and students -- and is completely free of charge.

Per SPP 601, supervisors and employees are encouraged to work together to identify reasonable work modifications to allow the employee to attend conference workshops, without negatively impacting service.

Due to limited seating, registration is required for each conference workshop/event that you would like to attend.

Listed below is the conference schedule, workshop descriptions, and registration links. For information on workshop presenters, visit the Presenters page.

If you have any questions, please email

Conference Schedule & Workshop Information

  West Campus Conference  
Schedule Workshop & Registration Link Workshop Description




Career Development: Getting Linked In to LinkedIn
Presenter: Lindsey Dippold
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LinkedIn - Virtual networking has never been easier!  If you are like most people, you have heard of LinkedIn. Perhaps you even created a profile and connected with some colleagues... now what?  This presentation will provide tips on how to make your profile stand out, and the many ways in which you can use this professional social network to build relationships that will in turn enhance your current role or help you find the next step in your professional career.  



Women’s Health: The Who, What, When, and Why to Good Preventative Health
Presenter: Dr. Jo Knatz
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In this important workshop session, Dr. Jo Knatz will discuss a variety of preventative health information for women, including health screenings, supplements, and heart disease. 


Fitness at Work
Presenter: Erin Morrison
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This workshop will provide strategies for staying fit while at work, including providing information about desk exercises and fitness resources/programs available on campus.


Conference Luncheon
UCB 240 Faculty/Staff Lounge
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Networking is an important part of career development, and with that in mind the CSW and the Staff Council invite you to join us for the conference lunch break.  This is a great opportunity to meet with fellow conference attendees, and enjoy a key note address by a special speaker.  A light lunch will be provided.  Seating for this event is limited and registration is required.



Working With & Supporting Your Student Worker
Presenter: Ulises Velasco
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In many units, student workers are an essential part of a unit’s organization and success.  This workshop will cover how to be a successful supervisor to your student worker and how to deal with common issues that arise with student workers, so that the experience is successful for everyone.



Workshop Topic to be Announced
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