Events for Monday, Sep 17, 2012

Human Resources Talk: Using a Dashboard

The Human Resource Society of Prince George's County invites students to the September Chapter Event, featuring a talk by Conrad Samuels, SPHR, on "Developing and Effectively Utilizing an HR Dashboard" and networking opportunities. Refreshments will be served.

Samuels brings more 15 years of leadership, operations and strategic management experience in the human resources field. He serves as manager of talent acquisition for Pepco Holdings Inc.

The event is free for HRSPGC members and $15 for non-members. The program is pending approval for 1.25 Business Strategy and Management recertification credits through HRCI.

After this talk, you will be able to

  • Identify the importance of measuring HR’s effectiveness
  • Define and understand the purpose of a human resources dashboard/scorecard
  • Identify the key performance indicators (KPIs) based on the audience
  • Leverage technology to create and build the dashboard
  • Communicate effectively to tell HR’s story

Free parking is available. Please use the Student Entrance, and be prepared to present a photo ID and sign in at the security desk. Get directions to the Academic Center at Largo.

Register today!

Free Lecture on Salsa Music and Dance

Join your fellow UMUC students, faculty, staff and friends for an informative lecture and video in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15–October 15, 2012.

Learn about the people who influenced the development of salsa music and dance at this free lecture titled Salsa: Its Roots and History. Guest speaker Eileen Torres is a salsa dance lecturer. 

Light refreshments will be provided.

RSVP to diversity-initiatives@umuc.edu. Respond early, as seating is limited.

Test-Drive Online Classes for One Week Beginning:

You’re invited to test-drive UMUC’s week long learning experience. If you’re curious about online learning but want to know more before investing in college, you’re not alone. That’s why we’ve created UMUC 411, a classroom experience that provides you with the 411 on UMUC. 

Gain the confidence to become a successful online student 

  • Experience the convenience of a classroom that is available 24-7
  • Learn how UMUC brings campus amenities to you through our online resources, including library services, career services and more
  • Discover how UMUC faculty engage students with Web-based tools that enhance collaboration and learning  

At the end of the Test Drive, you’ll have all the information you need to decide if UMUC is a match for your education goals. Our Test Drive is free, and there’s no obligation to apply.  

Once a month, a customized Military Test Drive is offered for servicemembers interested in UMUC. Members of the military are invited to sign up for either experience.  

Registration closes one week before the Test Drive. If you’ve missed the deadline for this session, don’t worry. You can pick a future session on the registration form.  

Sign up today!

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