Program for the 2019 PDI

Monday, January 14th

10:00 AM

Session Title:
Administrative Professional Council: Who we are and what are we doing?
Presenters:
Jessica Hunter,Barb Gustison
Category:
Outreach
Date:
Monday, January 14th 2019
Start Time:
10:00 AM
Session Length:
50 minutes
Room:
LSC 374
Description:
This session will cover the general overview of what the APC is and how we operate. We will also cover what our current goals and initiatives are, both as a whole council and the individual subcommittees.
Goals and Target Audience:
Goals are to have attendees be informed about the APC. Target audience is anyone interested in our council and the work we are doing.

11:00 AM

Session Title:
Life of a Student-Athlete
Presenters:
Shalini Shanker,Steve McDonnell
Category:
Outreach
Date:
Monday, January 14th 2019
Start Time:
11:00 AM
Session Length:
50 minutes
Room:
LSC 378
Description:
Student-athletes will provide a look into a day of their lives and the various activities they must participate in as a Division I student-athlete.
Goals and Target Audience:
All faculty and staff

Tuesday, January 15th

9:00 AM

Session Title:
Animal Research FAQs
Presenters:
Denise Ostmeyer,Lon Kendall
Category:
Outreach
Date:
Tuesday, January 15th 2019
Start Time:
9:00 AM
Session Length:
50 minutes
Room:
LSC 312
Description:
Did you know that CSU works with over 100,000 animals each year for research and teaching? What kind of animals, where do they live, and what is being done with them? We will address answers to these questions as well as many common questions about animal research in general, such as how is animal research regulated? And - what is a transgenic animal?
Goals and Target Audience:
Anyone who is curious about the animals that we work with at CSU, or interested in learning more about animal research in general.

Wednesday, January 16th

2:00 PM

Session Title:
The College Admissions Process For Your Prospective Student
Presenters:
Heather Daniels,Kelly Nolin
Category:
Outreach
Date:
Wednesday, January 16th 2019
Start Time:
2:00 PM
Session Length:
50 minutes
Room:
LSC 372
Description:
The Office of Admissions would like to host a PDI to help inform faculty and staff about the admissions process. Of course, we want to see more Future Rams go through the Colorado State admissions process, but this Professional Development Program is not just about the CSU admissions process. It will focus on College Admissions 101 - all things admissions. Do you have a college-going student in your home? Or have a friend or relative that is heading into the college admissions process? Hear from the experts in the Office of Admissions as we share the ins and outs of the college admissions process. From advice on high school coursework, how to start saving for college, when to begin researching colleges, how to apply for admissions and scholarships and other tips on demystifying the process. We look forward to welcoming you into our world of admissions!
Goals and Target Audience:
Colorado State University faculty and staff that have prospective college students in their lives. Could be children, family or friends that are entering the college admissions process.