Workforce Webinars

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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.

Displaying 41 - 50 of 80 webinars
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Friday, November 14, 2014 | 52 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, Dallas Rhodes (Humbolt State University) leads a town-hall style discussion about current threats to geoscience programs and successful approaches to dealing with these threats.
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Friday, October 24, 2014 | 42 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
This webinar looks at successful programs which bring students from 2-year colleges into 4-year college geoscience programs.
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Friday, September 26, 2014 | 57 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, Allison Beauregard (Northwest Florida State College) and Joshua Villalobos (El Paso Community College) lead the discussion about strategies and models for building collaborations between 2-year and 4-year university geoscience programs.
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Friday, April 18, 2014 | 1 hour 16 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, Dave Mogk (Montana State University) and Steven Whitmeyer (James Madison University) lead the discussion about current and future trends in geoscience field camps and how burgeoning enrollments and new technology are impacting this core geoscience course.
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Friday, March 21, 2014 | 56 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, Dr. Sharon Moser from the Jackson School of Geosciences at the University of Texas at Austin reviews the outcomes from the NSF-Sponsored Summit on the Future of Geoscience Undergraduate Education.
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Friday, February 21, 2014 | 39 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, our panelists discuss some strategies used by two Research-1 University Geoscience Programs to recruit quality graduate students.
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Friday, November 15, 2013 | 53 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, Geoff Feiss, president of the Geological Society of America Foundation, and prior Provost and Professor of Geology at the College of William & Mary, provides an administrator's view on ways to improve the visibility of geoscience programs on campus.
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Friday, October 18, 2013 | 55 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, our panelists discuss the findings by the intersociety committee on accreditation and classification of geoscience programs. This webinar reviews the three major avenues: program accreditation, program classification, or a competency-based model approach.
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Friday, September 20, 2013 | 49 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, Christopher Keane from AGI's Workforce Program leads the discussion regarding strategies for dealing with burgeoning enrollments in geoscience programs.
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Friday, June 21, 2013 | 45 mins
Series: AGU/AGI Heads and Chairs Webinar
In this webinar, our panelists discuss successful programs and strategies for increasing diversity in student recruitment to geoscience programs in the United States.

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