Events Calendar

20 May
campus
Event Type

Trainings & Workshops, Virtual

Target Audience

Staff, Faculty

Website

http://www2.hr.pitt.edu/FSDP/

University Unit
Office of Human Resources
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Strategies for Success in Professional Correspondence: Virtual FSDP Workshop

Do you want to make sure the recipients of your professional correspondence understand--and efficiently act on--requests or instructions within an email, letter, or memo?" This workshop is designed to provide faculty and staff with strategies for writing effective emails, letters, and memos. The session will cover email etiquette, how best to address correspondence to various audiences, and how to most effectively include information and instructions within correspondence. Participants will leave this session with a list of useful references and other handouts to use towards best outcomes when corresponding with faculty, students, supervisors, applicants, customers, and colleagues.

Presenter: Beth Bateman Newborg, Outreach Director
   The Writing Center

Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Time: 9–11:30 a.m.
Location: Virtual – This workshop will be presented remotely using an online meeting platform. Specific login information will be sent to registrants via email two days before the above date - please use the registration link below.

Who Should Attend: Staff and faculty who do considerable writing—such as emails and electronic or hard-copy letters, memos, requests, and notifications.

Register for this session.

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Faculty and Staff Development Program (FSDP) will be modified to ensure the health and safety of the entire Pitt community. All in-person workshops will be suspended with some adapted to be presented virtually.

Dial-In Information

This workshop will be presented remotely using Microsoft Teams. Specific login information will be sent to registrants via email two days before the above date. Please register at www2.hr.pitt.edu/FSDP.

Wednesday, May 20 at 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Virtual Event

Strategies for Success in Professional Correspondence: Virtual FSDP Workshop

Do you want to make sure the recipients of your professional correspondence understand--and efficiently act on--requests or instructions within an email, letter, or memo?" This workshop is designed to provide faculty and staff with strategies for writing effective emails, letters, and memos. The session will cover email etiquette, how best to address correspondence to various audiences, and how to most effectively include information and instructions within correspondence. Participants will leave this session with a list of useful references and other handouts to use towards best outcomes when corresponding with faculty, students, supervisors, applicants, customers, and colleagues.

Presenter: Beth Bateman Newborg, Outreach Director
   The Writing Center

Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Time: 9–11:30 a.m.
Location: Virtual – This workshop will be presented remotely using an online meeting platform. Specific login information will be sent to registrants via email two days before the above date - please use the registration link below.

Who Should Attend: Staff and faculty who do considerable writing—such as emails and electronic or hard-copy letters, memos, requests, and notifications.

Register for this session.

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Faculty and Staff Development Program (FSDP) will be modified to ensure the health and safety of the entire Pitt community. All in-person workshops will be suspended with some adapted to be presented virtually.

Dial-In Information

This workshop will be presented remotely using Microsoft Teams. Specific login information will be sent to registrants via email two days before the above date. Please register at www2.hr.pitt.edu/FSDP.

Wednesday, May 20 at 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Virtual Event

Target Audience

Staff, Faculty

University Unit
Office of Human Resources