Thursday, April 17, 2014 (Today)

9:00 AMBuilding Bridges to Cultural Competency

This workshop is designed to increase awareness of cultural differences and appreciation while highlighting ways in which we increase our professionalism in academia by being culturally proficient. The workshop features a short video presentation, several activities and in-depth discussions that make for a thought-provoking and engaging experience. This workshop is sponsored by the Multicultural Resource Center. To register contact the UCTD at 777-6362 or http://uctd.binghamton.edu.

Training/Workshops

9:00 AMConsulting

The University Center for Training and Development holds consulting hours from 9-11:30 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday morning, in LN-G112. Stop by with your questions about Banner, Blackboard, BU Business Systems, Google, Hyperion or MS Office. One of our staff members will be on-site to assist you or refer you for additional assistance.

Training/Workshops

10:00 AMUndergraduate Admissions Information Session and Tour

There’s no better way to get to know us than to explore and discover more in person by visiting our campus. This campus visit includes an information session followed by a student-guided walking tour to give you the “insider’s perspective” on Binghamton University. A typical Binghamton visit session includes a 30- to 40-minute information session followed by a 1.5-hour student-led tour of campus. Highlights include visiting a residential community and exploring our state-of-the-art learning facilities. See for yourself why Binghamton University is a great place to live, learn, play and launch your college future.

General Events

10:00 AMH R Transaction Forms

Human Resources will hold a workshop on HR forms transaction application for department end-users. To register, contact the UCTD at 777-6362 or http://uctd.binghamton.edu.

Training/Workshops

1:00 PMSoftball vs. Niagara

Bearcats Athletics

1:00 PMUndergraduate Admissions Information Session and Tour

There’s no better way to get to know us than to explore and discover more in person by visiting our campus. This campus visit includes an information session followed by a student-guided walking tour to give you the “insider’s perspective” on Binghamton University. A typical Binghamton visit session includes a 30- to 40-minute information session followed by a 1.5-hour student-led tour of campus. Highlights include visiting a residential community and exploring our state-of-the-art learning facilities. See for yourself why Binghamton University is a great place to live, learn, play and launch your college future.

General Events

Friday, April 18, 2014

9:00 AMWomen's tennis @ Stony Brook

Bearcats Athletics

9:00 AMMen's tennis @ Stony Brook

Bearcats Athletics

10:00 AMTrack @ Princeton Invite

Bearcats Athletics

10:00 AMUndergraduate Admissions Information Session and Tour

There’s no better way to get to know us than to explore and discover more in person by visiting our campus. This campus visit includes an information session followed by a student-guided walking tour to give you the “insider’s perspective” on Binghamton University. A typical Binghamton visit session includes a 30- to 40-minute information session followed by a 1.5-hour student-led tour of campus. Highlights include visiting a residential community and exploring our state-of-the-art learning facilities. See for yourself why Binghamton University is a great place to live, learn, play and launch your college future.

General Events

1:00 PMMen's tennis @ Hartford

Bearcats Athletics

1:00 PMUndergraduate Admissions Information Session and Tour

There’s no better way to get to know us than to explore and discover more in person by visiting our campus. This campus visit includes an information session followed by a student-guided walking tour to give you the “insider’s perspective” on Binghamton University. A typical Binghamton visit session includes a 30- to 40-minute information session followed by a 1.5-hour student-led tour of campus. Highlights include visiting a residential community and exploring our state-of-the-art learning facilities. See for yourself why Binghamton University is a great place to live, learn, play and launch your college future.

General Events

Saturday, April 19, 2014

10:00 AMTrack @ Buffalo Challenge

Bearcats Athletics

12:00 PMWomen's tennis @ Hartford

Bearcats Athletics

12:00 PMWomen's lacrosse @ Vermont

Bearcats Athletics

12:00 PMSoftball vs. Hartford

Bearcats Athletics

12:00 PMBaseball vs. Maine

Bearcats Athletics

1:00 PMMen's tennis vs. UPenn

Bearcats Athletics

1:00 PMMen's lacrosse vs. Stony Brook

Bearcats Athletics

Sunday, April 20, 2014

12:00 PMSoftball vs. Hartford

Bearcats Athletics

1:00 PMBaseball vs. Maine

Bearcats Athletics

Monday, April 21, 2014

All DayResidence halls open 2 p.m.

University Academic Calendar

10:00 AMUndergraduate Admissions Information Session and Tour

There’s no better way to get to know us than to explore and discover more in person by visiting our campus. This campus visit includes an information session followed by a student-guided walking tour to give you the “insider’s perspective” on Binghamton University. A typical Binghamton visit session includes a 30- to 40-minute information session followed by a 1.5-hour student-led tour of campus. Highlights include visiting a residential community and exploring our state-of-the-art learning facilities. See for yourself why Binghamton University is a great place to live, learn, play and launch your college future.

General Events

10:00 AMExcel Formulas

This workshop is designed to give you the basic skills and knowledge necessary to begin writing formulas. You will learn the processing order and precedence for calculations, how to enter formulas in cells and ways to create them, and the use of functions to easily carry out commonly used calculations. To register, contact the UCTD at 777-6362 or http://uctd.binghamton.edu.

Training/Workshops

1:00 PMUndergraduate Admissions Information Session and Tour

There’s no better way to get to know us than to explore and discover more in person by visiting our campus. This campus visit includes an information session followed by a student-guided walking tour to give you the “insider’s perspective” on Binghamton University. A typical Binghamton visit session includes a 30- to 40-minute information session followed by a 1.5-hour student-led tour of campus. Highlights include visiting a residential community and exploring our state-of-the-art learning facilities. See for yourself why Binghamton University is a great place to live, learn, play and launch your college future.

General Events

2:00 PMHyperion for End Users

This workshop is for new and current users who will be running pre-existing queries (canned queries). It will focus on understanding HTML mode. Attendees will also learn how to create charts and reports in Interactive Reporting Web Client mode. (This workshop is not recommended for people who will be designing queries.) To register contact the UCTD at 777-6362 or http://uctd.binghamton.edu.

Training/Workshops

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

All DayClasses resume

University Academic Calendar

9:00 AMConsulting

The University Center for Training and Development holds consulting hours from 9-11:30 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday morning, in LN-G112. Stop by with your questions about Banner, Blackboard, BU Business Systems, Google, Hyperion or MS Office. One of our staff members will be on-site to assist you or refer you for additional assistance.

Training/Workshops

1:00 PMBaseball @ Cornell

Bearcats Athletics

1:00 PMUndergraduate Admissions Tour

There’s no better way to get to know us than to explore and discover more in person by visiting our campus. This “TOUR-ONLY” visit does not include an information session, but only the campus tour. Highlights include visiting a residential community and exploring our state-of-the-art learning facilities. See for yourself why Binghamton University is a great place to live, learn, play and launch your college future.

General Events

1:00 PMBusiness Intelligence Report Training

An introduction to the Business Intelligence reporting tool including dashboards for finance, expenditure inquiry, etc. This session will also include general accounting-related items such as account numbers and sub-accounts. To register, contact the UCTD at 777-6362 or http://uctd.binghamton.edu.

Training/Workshops

1:30 PMItalian Coffee Hour

The Italian Coffee Hour will be held on Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m. in the John Arthur Café in the Fine Arts Building. All levels of proficiency welcome. For more information contact Associate Professor Dana Stewart at stewart@binghamton.edu.

General Events

5:00 PMHelp! I'm Graduating and I Need a Job!

If you're graduating next month and don't yet have a short- or long-term plan in place, don't despair! There are opportunities out there! Come learn about options and resources you may not have yet discovered. You can register in advance through your eRecruiting calendar. For more information, contact the CDC at cdc@binghamton.edu.

Career Events

5:30 PMLa Table Française

Join students and faculty every Tuesday from 5:30-7 p.m. Enjoy your meal while conversing in French. All levels of proficiency welcome. For more information, contact Visiting Associate Professor Dora Polachek at dpolachk@binghamton.edu or 777-6507.

General Events

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

All DayDenim Day

Wearing jeans on Denim Day has become a symbol of protest against erroneous and destructive attitudes about sexual assault. In this rape-prevention education campaign, we ask community members, elected officials, businesses and students to make a social statement with their fashion by wearing jeans on this day as a visible means of protest against the misconceptions that surround sexual assault. This year’s Denim Day will focus on educating the community at large on the legal definition of consent. Send pictures of you and your friends showing your support to IVP@binghamton.edu!

General Events

8:30 AMCoCo Seminar

Sam Heiserman, systems science, will speak on "Robustness of Complex Networks to Global Perturbations." With refreshments; followed by free discussion. For more information, contact Hiroki Sayama at sayama@binghamton.edu.

Speakers

9:00 AMConsulting

The University Center for Training and Development holds consulting hours from 9-11:30 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday morning, in LN-G112. Stop by with your questions about Banner, Blackboard, BU Business Systems, Google, Hyperion or MS Office. One of our staff members will be on-site to assist you or refer you for additional assistance.

Training/Workshops

12:00 PMLarge Lectures: Strategies for Success

Join Binghamton University faculty members Wayne Jones and Ann Merriwether, both very experienced with large classes, as they share ideas for encouraging genuine learning in this challenging environment. This session should be especially useful for those who are new to teaching large-enrollment classes, but all are welcome regardless of experience with such classes. Lunch will be provided. Register by e-mailing Beth Lee at elee@binghamton.edu.

Training/Workshops

12:00 PMStress Management

We all have stress in our lives; some days are worse than others. Stress can put us at risk for health problems and negatively affect our everyday lives. Managing it is what keeps us healthy. However, that isn’t always easy to do. In this workshop, we will discuss how to identify the sources of our stress and learn healthier ways to manage it. To register contact the UCTD at 777-6362 or http://uctd.binghamton.edu.

Training/Workshops

1:00 PMUndergraduate Admissions Tour

There’s no better way to get to know us than to explore and discover more in person by visiting our campus. This “TOUR-ONLY” visit does not include an information session, but only the campus tour. Highlights include visiting a residential community and exploring our state-of-the-art learning facilities. See for yourself why Binghamton University is a great place to live, learn, play and launch your college future.

General Events

1:00 PMIntroduction to BMail

Bmail is Google mail for Binghamton University. In this introduction, learn how to navigate around Bmail, how to organize and filter mail, how to customize mail settings, and how to add contacts, create contact groups and more. To register, contact the UCTD at 777-6362 or http://uctd.binghamton.edu.

Training/Workshops

3:00 PMBaseball vs. St. Bonaventure

Bearcats Athletics

3:00 PMSoftball vs. Colgate

Bearcats Athletics

Thursday, April 24, 2014

1:20 AMMid-Day Concert

A free mid-day concert will be held with Binghamton University faculty and student performers. For more information, call 607-777-2592, visit http://music.binghamton.edu or become a fan on Facebook.

On Stage

9:00 AMConsulting

The University Center for Training and Development holds consulting hours from 9-11:30 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday morning, in LN-G112. Stop by with your questions about Banner, Blackboard, BU Business Systems, Google, Hyperion or MS Office. One of our staff members will be on-site to assist you or refer you for additional assistance.

Training/Workshops

10:00 AMTrack @ Penn Relays

Bearcats Athletics

1:00 PMUndergraduate Admissions Tour

There’s no better way to get to know us than to explore and discover more in person by visiting our campus. This “TOUR-ONLY” visit does not include an information session, but only the campus tour. Highlights include visiting a residential community and exploring our state-of-the-art learning facilities. See for yourself why Binghamton University is a great place to live, learn, play and launch your college future.

General Events

1:00 PMBU Business Systems Purchase Requisitions

Using the BU Business System for the creation and approvals of requisitions, purchase orders and invoice approval. To register contact the UCTD at 777-6362 or http://uctd.binghamton.edu.

Training/Workshops

4:00 PMWorkshop: Creating A LinkedIn Profile

Ninety-three percent of employers use LinkedIn to find candidates, yet only 38 percent of students are using this tool! Join us to learn how you can create an effective LinkedIn profile, reach out to professionals, expand your network, and improve your chances of getting hired! Register in advance for this program through the eRecruiting Calendar. For more information, contact the CDC at cdc@binghamton.edu.

Career Events

6:00 PMConducting An Internship Search

Come find out what you need to do to conduct your internship search. Participants will be introduced to search strategies, online resources and how to utilize them. You can register in advance through your eRecruiting calendar. For more information, contact the CDC at cdc@binghamton.edu.

Career Events