• Upcoming Staff Development Programs

    Productivity: Tech, Talk & Tools

    Thursday, March 21, 2019
    12:15–5:30 p.m.
    University Center
    63 Fifth Avenue

    Human Resources is hosting Productivity: Tech, Talk & Tools, a half-day professional development event for all staff on Thursday, March 21, 2019. Below are an overview of the day and the schedule for the event.

    The day will begin with an inspirational keynote, "The Truth About Success: Strategies to Maximize Strengths." The keynote will be followed by concurrent deep-dive sessions that will expand on this theme by exploring tactical and technical ways staff can improve productivity at The New School. Workshops will be led by both internal and external experts. Registration is required.

    A detailed program for the day is available online.


    Events take place in the University Center, 63 Fifth Avenue. Please be sure to check the locations of the sessions that you register for.

    12:15–12:40 p.m. Registration and light refreshments

    12:45 p.m. Welcome and Keynote: The Truth About Success: Strategies to Maximize Strengths

    1:30 p.m. Staff Length of Service Recognition Ceremony 

    2:15 p.m. Breakout session

    3:30 Beyond Face Value: A New School Networking Event

    4:30–5:30 p.m. Reception


    Online registration for Productivity: Tech, Talk & Tools will open on Friday, March 8, 2019. Staff members are strongly encouraged to register online before registration closes on Tuesday, March 19, at noon. Changes to your registration can also be made online until that time. Registering early will help us confirm an accurate count for catering and preparation.

    If you'd like to register for this program (starting March 8), follow these steps:

    1. Review the program details and decide which workshop you would like to attend.
    2. Visit our Eventbrite site to complete your registration.

    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, on the top right.
    3. Click on Productivity: Tech, Talk & Tools.
    4. Click Edit.
    5. Make your changes.
    6. Click Save.

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

    After March 19, you can register or make changes in person at the event on Thursday, March 21, from 12:00 to 12:20 p.m. in the Starr Foundation Hall, on the lower level of the University Center. Walk-in registrations are encouraged on the day of the event!

    Spring ReNEWal: Mind, Body, and Financial Wellness

    Tuesday, June 11, 2019
    9:00 a.m.– 2:00 p.m.
    Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts
    65 West 11th Street

    This program focuses on employee benefits and incorporating wellness into our daily lives. It includes breakout sessions led by external experts that will provide you with a wealth of knowledge and resources. More details to come!