Upcoming Green Jacket Project Seminar Highlights Sustainability Efforts

Green Jacket ProjectThe Green Jacket Project is an interdisciplinary effort between the Cairns Lab and SMU’s Office of Information Technology’s Research and Data Science team, led by Dr. Eric Godat with support from Guillermo G. Vasquez and Research STAR Jaymie Ruddock. The Project involves an autonomous robot designed to spread information about sustainability and will be showcased in an upcoming Dedman College Interdisciplinary Institute (DCII) Virtual Event. Continue reading Upcoming Green Jacket Project Seminar Highlights Sustainability Efforts

Learn Ways to Get Your Stress Under Control with LinkedIn Learning

Stress—we all have it—and the pandemic has not done anything to help, but it’s what we do with it that will determine if it becomes fuel or foe. Did you know that April is National Stress Awareness Month? It is the perfect month for it, as spring has begun and nature is rejuvenating; there’s no better time to take a moment to check in with yourself.  By now, you are aware that LinkedIn Learning (LiL) has thousands of videos to help with your professional development. Well, they also have videos and courses to help with your personal development. In honor of National Stress Awareness month, let us raise your awareness of these options available. Continue reading Learn Ways to Get Your Stress Under Control with LinkedIn Learning

CTE Infographic Provides Tips To Reduce Student Anxiety

Many student leaders across the nation, including our own Student Advisory Board, have voiced concerns regarding how challenging these past and current semesters have been from a mental health perspective. Students are not alone, as both faculty, staff, and health professionals have discussed these same concerns during this pandemic. The Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) recently produced an infographic on ten pedagogical tips to reduce student anxiety. Continue reading CTE Infographic Provides Tips To Reduce Student Anxiety

LinkedIn Learning Web Events: April 2021

LinkedIn LearningThis month, LinkedIn Learning is offering several new webinars to help all of us to get more out of LinkedIn Learning and even assist our graduate students to find those dream jobs.


Staff Success with LinkedIn Learning
April 14, 2021, 11 a.m. CST

Find out what is LinkedIn Learning and how the platform can be used for developing new hard and soft skills, how you can leverage it to ace the performance review cycle, and build a professional brand.

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