Personal & Professional Development Classes
All classes are free to UT students. Scholarships are available on a limited basis. Call 419.530.8570 for more information or to register. Registration is required as space is limited. Full payment is expected on or before the first day of class. Check in for all classes at Tucker Hall, Room 0168.
Women’s Success Series
Mondays, Sept. 26- Nov. 7 | 5:30- 8 p.m. | Fee: None
Women Only. | No class on Oct. 31, Halloween
Join us for six weekly workshops covering topics to help you be your most successful you! Participants will explore goal setting, practicing and broadening skills, and identifying tools to meet new levels of success.
Topics include, but are not limited to:
- LinkedIn and Social Media Presence
- Business Etiquette Basics
- Strategies for Time Management
- Managing Life Transitions and Life Balance
- Dress for Success: Personal Style for the Workplace
- Financial Planning
- Conflict Management and Coping Skills
- Public Speaking and Networking
Special Session: Women's Professional Branding Workshop
Monday, nOv. 14 | 5:30- 8 P.M. | fEE: nONE
This workshop is available to women who have completed the Women’s Success Series.
This workshop focuses on building and sharpening participants’ professional brand through hands-on activities, including cover letter writing and resume review. UT staff will be available to answer questions regarding job search techniques and interview tips. After the completion of this workshop, participants will be empowered and ready to take on their next professional adventures!
Self-Defense For Women
Tuesdays, Nov. 1-22 | 5:30- 8:30 p.m. | Women only
Facilitated by retired UT Police officer and certified R.A.D. instructor Jill Goldberg, R.A.D. is an internationally- recognized, hands-on self-defense class designed for women, utilizing specialized simulation techniques. Participants practice techniques to defend against an attacker.
Wear comfortable athletic clothing and shoes. Participants are required to sign an informed risk waiver.
Wednesdays, Sept. 28, Oct. 5-19 | 5:30- 8:30 p.m. | Fee: $20
Learn how to help yourself and others in times of an emergency! By the end of this four-week series you will have:
- First Aide
- Family Disaster Preparedness
- ALICE Training
Commitment to this four week program is required. A fee of $20 will be collected at enrollment and returned at the last class to participants who complete all four classes. Participants will also receive certificates for each session.