Workforce Webinars

The Workforce Program hosts webinars on a variety of topics related to the geosciences, ranging from career development topics and economics of geoscience to topics of interest to support the success of geoscience academic departments.

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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 | 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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Wednesday, April 12, 2017 1:00pm EDT | 1 hour
Series: AGI/AIPG Geoscience Online Learning Webinar
This webinar will highlight the best practice followed in mineral resource assessment by many mining companies in order to get the best predictable resource estimation of a mineral deposit. The topics include data-collection, storage and ownership, geological modeling, drill hole data analyses (compositing, capping / high grade data analyses), application of geostatistics, grade estimation, resource classification and reporting. With some real but anonymous examples the topics will be explained.
CEUs: 0.10
Webinar Fees:
Regular Registration plus CEU: $90.00, Student Registration plus CEU: $20.00
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Tuesday, March 28, 2017 1:00pm EDT | 1 hour
Series: AGI/AIPG Geoscience Online Learning Webinar
Everyone is in favor of good moral and professional ethical behavior but few have thought about them rigorously. What constitutes common morality and professional ethics? This webinar will explore the basic concepts and definitions of and the differences between common morality and professional ethics. This includes the distinction between moral rules and moral ideals. What steps are used to determine the legitimate basis for an allowable violation of a moral or ethical rule? What is the relationship between ethical behavior and integrity? Case histories will illustrate the concepts presented and the methodology of ethical analysis.
CEUs: 0.10
Webinar Fees:
Regular Registration plus CEU: $65.00, Student Registration plus CEU: $20.00
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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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