BARC COMMons

Workshops

  • Reduce Your Speech Anxiety
    • Tara Leyden Raue will help you discover tools to understand and reduce speech apprehension.
    • 4 p.m. Wed., Dec. 14
    • Davison Hall, Room 210
  • Building Self-Confidence
    • Mark Allen, former producer of shows like “The Bachelor” will share his journey working in a field full of uncertainty.
    • 4 p.m., Wed., Jan. 11
    • Zoom
  • How to Conduct Better Research
    • Dr. Laura Carper will provide tips and tricks on conducting research and finding good sources.
    • 4 p.m., Thur., Jan. 12
    • Zoom
  • Communicating Across Cultures
    • Dr. Christopher Deal will explain how to develop sensitivity and skills in this interactive workshop.
    • 4 p.m., Thur., Jan. 19
    • Davison Hall, Room 210
  • Conflict Resolution Strategies: Differences with peers or authority
    • Amy Lionberger will discuss strategies to approach conflict more successfully.
    • 4 p.m., Wed., Feb. 8
    • Zoom

Past workshops

  • Presenting Over Zoom – Making the most of speaking to a digital audience
  • Taking the Ew Out of Group Projects – Communication tools and resources for faculty and students to make group projects more effective and fun
  • How to Make Any Class More Interactive – Warm-ups, group work, and more
  • Zoom Fatigue – Are you tired? Uncomfortable on a video call? You might have Zoom fatigue.How to Have Civil Discourse – The Art of Friendly Disagreement
  • How to Pitch Your Ideas – Need to Really Sell Something? This is How!
  • How to Make Any Class More Interactive – Warm Ups, Group Work, and More
  • Tips for Productive Meetings – Make Your Voice Heard
  • How to Come Up with Good Ideas for Your Projects
  • Phone Etiquette – You Don’t Have Them at Hello
  • Making friends and connections on campus
  • Learn how to talk to yourself
  • The art and science of persuasion
  • How to make any class more interactive: Warmups, Group Work and More
  • Reduce your speech anxiety