Employees: Last chance to register for Colleague Development Days

All Detroit Mercy employees are encouraged to participate in the 10th Fall Colleague Development Days, scheduled virtually for Tuesday, Aug. 18 and Wednesday, Aug. 19. Colleague Development Day programming includes plenary and concurrent sessions designed to contribute to your personal and professional growth. Register today before Thursday, Aug. 13. Plenary sessions include:

How to Create a More Beautiful World

Presented by Julian Newman, founder and CEO of Culture Creative

Newman is a nationally recognized diversity and inclusion thought leader. Newman, sharing personal anecdotes and experiences, presents a framework for his recommendations to increase inclusivity and respect in the workplace and educational environment.

Protocols, Policies and Pointers – 10 Things Titans Together Need to Know

Presented by Titans Together representatives

The session will provide details and updates about the return to campus and highlight key information all Detroit Mercy employees should know from our Titans Together communication plan. Following short presentations, participants will have an opportunity for a Q&A.

Concurrent Colleague Development Day sessions include presentations on demographic changes impacting higher education, suicide prevention, fundraising, imposter phenomenon, journaling, decolonizing courses and personal development strategies. For more information, contact colleaguedevelopmentdays@udmercy.edu.

View the schedule and session descriptions online.