Events

We organize professional development events to directly support the polar early career community.  Events include online workshops and panel presentations as well as informal online meetings that allow for small-group discussions with professionals in the field. 

 

Use the search tool to find events by category or go directly to pages describing some of our events with the buttons below. Check out our recorded professional development events on the PSECCO YouTube playlist or by clicking on a past event (recordings are available for only some events). 

 

 

2024 Leadership Series Workshop 1 - Foundations in Leadership: Getting Back to the Basics
Conferences/Workshops PSECCO event/opportunity Professional Development
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A leader is best when people barely know they exist. When their work is done, their aim fulfilled, the people will say: we did it ourselves. –Lau Tzu 

2024 Leadership Series Workshop 2 - The Leadership Toolbox: Team-building and Navigating Conflict
Conferences/Workshops PSECCO event/opportunity Professional Development
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Leaders do not avoid, repress, or deny conflict, but rather see it as an opportunity. -Warren G. Bennis

2024 Leadership Series Workshop 3 - Leadership from Above and Below: Building Safe and Constructive Work Atmospheres
Conferences/Workshops PSECCO event/opportunity Professional Development
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“A leader is anyone who takes responsibility for finding the potential in people and processes, and who has the courage to develop that potential.” Brené Brown

Are you wanting to develop concrete leadership skills that can be helpful for managing up and down? Do you hope to prepare yourself to mentor future students or employees, or find ways to effectively lead fieldwork teams or lab groups?