Professional Development Mini-Workshops
The University of Evansville presents the following Professional Development online workshops series for 2020.
Inspiring Your Team in a Virtual Environment
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Bethany Huebner, PT, DPT
Curiosity is a driver for innovation and solving problems. If you can spark curiosity in your employees and/or students, you can engage them to be motivated to learn and create. This curiosity rich environment is the basis of innovation and can be a key to long-term happiness in the workplace. This workshop will outline the ways to inspire your team using curiosity to fuel innovation.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Johnna Denning-Smith, MS, ABD
Design thinking is a powerful approach to solve wicked problems that begins with understanding unmet user needs. Design thinking encompasses concept development, applied creativity, prototyping, and experimentation. When design thinking approaches are applied, the success rate for innovation has been seen to improve substantially. The introduction to design thinking uses a hands-on method to introduce the key concepts of design thinking that will be used throughout the workshop.