AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinars

The American Geosciences Institute is collaborating with the American Geophysical Union's Heads and Chairs program to provide critical support for geoscience academic departments. One of the key activities of this collaboration is the monthly webinar series that is available for anyone to participation in, but which are specifically designed to address issues raised by geoscience department chairs.

Displaying 1 - 10 of 40 webinars
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Friday, November 17, 2017 1:00pm EST
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
A briefing from one of the teams involved in recent NSF-supported efforts to boost equity and inclusion in the geosciences.
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Friday, October 13, 2017 1:00pm EDT
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
Find out about the highlights of the latest data from the AGI Geoscience Student Exit Survey and what these trends mean.
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Friday, September 22, 2017 1:00pm EDT
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
The latest updates on community efforts to address issues of harassment and workplace climate issues.
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Friday, May 12, 2017 1:00pm EST | 49 mins
Series: Joint AGI/AGU webinar
AGU and AGI policy staff discuss the details of the new administration's budget and what it means for the geosciences.
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Friday, April 21, 2017 1:00 pm EDT | 52 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
Improve your ability to manage interpersonal stress and conflicts that inevitably arise in an academic department, especially when space and financial resources are under stress.
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Friday, March 17, 2017 1:00 pm EDT | 53 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
Learn the ins-and-outs of effective science communication so you are better positioned to be effective in discussing your program with leaders in your institution and funding organizations.
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Friday, February 3, 2017 1:00pm EST | 55 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
Explore how the university library is a critical partner in the success of modern geoscience departments, including support in education and in research.
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Friday, November 11, 2016 | 52 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
With the continued growth in online education and the rapid adoption of such programs by many traditional higher education institutions, we are seeing increasing online program enrollment in the geosciences. Many of these programs are either inside, or co-institutional, with traditional geoscience programs. This webinar is a panel discussion with representatives from Northwest Missouri State University and Concordia University (Portland) who have navigated the online - on-campus interface.
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Friday, October 14, 2016 | 57 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
Aaron Johnson, the new Executive Director of AIPG, will share his experiences at Northwest Missouri State University and their strategies in advising that greatly improved the employability of their graduates and helped grow the department.
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Friday, September 16, 2016 1:00pm EST | 59 mins
Series: AGU/AGU Heads and Chairs Webinar
This webinar looks at the final conclusions from the Summit on the Future of Undergraduate Geoscience Education.

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