• Staff Development Day

    Thursday, March 23, 2017
    University Center, 63 Fifth Avenue

    We are excited to announce that the fourth annual New School Staff Development Day will be held on Thursday, March 23, 2017. This day of events for all university staff will include workshops, giveaways, games, and more. Breakfast, lunch, and snacks will be served.  

    Workshops covering social justice, professional development and management, personal growth, health and wellness, technology, and more will be led by your peers and local organizations.


    Online registration for Staff Development Day has now closed, but it’s not too late to join us. If you haven’t registered, walk-in registrations are encouraged! Even if you can’t attend for the entire day, feel free to take just one workshop, and be sure to join us for lunch, the staff recognition ceremony, and happy hour.

    If you'd like to make changes to your existing registration, follow these steps:

    1. Log in to eventbrite.com.
    2. Click Tickets in the drop-down list under your name found on the top right.
    3. Click on Fourth Annual Staff Development Day. 
    4. Click Edit.
    5. Make your changes.
    6. Click Save.

    Please note that if you give up your spot in one workshop, it might not be available later.

    After March 20, you can register or make changes in person at the event on Thursday, March 23, from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m. in the Starr Foundation Hall on the lower level of the University Center.  

    Get Involved

    Staff volunteers will be needed to assist with check-in, usher participants throughout the day, and answer questions. If you would like to help, email staffdevelopment@newschool.edu to let us know.

    This event is inspired by the University Service Initiative and sponsored by Human Resources with support and participation from staff throughout the university. For more information, contact co-chairs Sharon Reid (212.229.5400 x1213) or Vanessa Reich (212.229.5615 x1102).


    All events take place in the University Center, 63 Fifth Avenue.

    8:30 a.m. — Registration and Breakfast

    9:30 a.m. — Welcome and Presentation 

    10:30 a.m. — Workshop Session A

    11:45 a.m. — Workshop Session B

    12:45 p.m. — Lunch

    2:00 p.m. — Workshop Session C

    3:00 p.m. — Staff Recognition Ceremony

    3:30 p.m. — "Minute to Win It" with Craig Tiede

    4:30 p.m. — Raffle and Closing (Raffle tickets will be collected beginning at 2:45 p.m. on the Tishman Auditorium stage.)

    4:45 p.m. — Happy Hour

    Note: Complimentary portraits will be taken in the Event Café on the lower level from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.