|HOW TO....EXPLAIN YOUR RESEARCH TO NON-EXPERTS|
OCTOBER 21ST, 12PM- 1:30PM, CUE 518
| This workshop will focus on how to use clear, jargon-free language to convey the significance of your research to reviewers who are often from outside your immediate discipline. |
Speaker: Allison Coffin, PhD
• What’s jargon, and how do we avoid it?
• Hone in on your core message
• The elevator pitch: explain your message in 60 seconds
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|NEW FACULTY SEED GRANT HIGHLIGHT|
| The central purpose of the New Faculty Seed Grant Program is to encourage new junior level faculty to develop research, scholarly, or creative programs that provide the potential for sustained professional development and extramural support. This program will offer experience in identifying and submitting applications to potential funding sources, will provide preliminary data to support applications for external funding, and will enhance scholarly and creative activities in WSU Colleges and Departments. Researchers, scholars, and artists who have been appointed as new junior level faculty no earlier than May 16, 2012 are considered new faculty and are encouraged to apply. This Highlight will feature more in-depth information on this program and the application process. |
Please register in the approprate campus. example: WSU- Spokane or Vancouver or etc.
Polycom is available upon request for extension sites. Please contact Kellie at email@example.com
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|HOW TO.... DEFINE A CORPORATE STRUCTURE FOR START-UPS |
NOVEMBER 5TH, 12PM- 1PM, LIGHTY 405
| A well-defined corporate and organizational structure is key to attracting investors. This session will provide an overview of the different types of business structures and the process of launching a start-up company. The associated legal and tax implications will also be discussed. |
Speaker: Gary Myles, JD, Lowe Graham Jones
Lunch will be provided.
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|HOW TO.... DEVELOP AND CUSTOMIZE A BUSINESS PLAN|
DECEMBER 3RD, 12PM- 1PM, LIGHTY 405
| This workshop will introduce participants to the process and benefits of business planning. The key components of a well-researched and successful business plan will be discussed. Resources available through the Washington Small Business Development Center will also be highlighted.|
Speaker: Aziz Makhani, Business Advisor, Washington Small Business Development Center
Lunch will be provided.
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|2015 OGRD DATABASE WORKSHOPS |
PLEASE SIGN-UP FOR THE DATE OF YOUR CHOICE
| OGRD Database Workshop 2015|
OGRD would like to provide regularly scheduled training on the myresearch database for any faculty, A/P, and classified staff employees that would like a bit more in-depth training. The workshop will include, but not be limited to, searches, proposal reports, award reports, status look-ups, acronym clarification, on-line reviewer options, electronic distribution, etc. These sessions are intended to provide training and feedback to users and potential users and will be relatively open-ended.
AMS is available upon request and you will need to have a lap top computer available for your off site training, contact Pam Kelley at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please state your campus location when registering: example: WSU-Spokane
LOCATION: ETC, Neill Hall, 416
Wednesday, August 12th 2:00-3:30pm
Wednesday, December 9th 2:00 – 3:30pm
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