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​​​​​Student ​Employment Professional Development Series

The Student Employment Professional Development Series offers a quarterly program exclusively for student employees. These programs are an opportunity to elevate yourself as an employee, & participate in learning, activities, and networking with your fellow campus employees.

Fall Forum: Unlocking Your Potential

Wednesday October 18, 2023, 5:00 - 6:30 pm, Lincoln Park Student Center 314AB

Join fellow student employees for an engaging workshop to tap into your own motivation, learn how to take initiative in the workplace, set goals for yourself to unlock your potential, and make the most out of your campus job experience this year. Get ideas and tips from Student Employment staff, have a guided discussion with your peers, and get motivated for a great year! Heavy apps and refreshments will be provided. The workshop will run 5:00 – 6:30; staff will be there until 7:00 for Q&A, as well as on-the-spot resume reviews and career advice!  

Register on Handshake today!

Peer Tutor and Mentor Summit, hosted by The Writing Center

Friday March 1, 2024, 9:30 - 3:00, Lincoln Park Student Center 314AB

The Peer Tutor & Mentor Summit is a professional development and community-building event for any student who serves in a peer support role such as tutors, mentors, advisors, coaches, leaders, and others across DePaul University. The Summit is a collaborative event that focuses on the current needs of our communities and best practices. This is a dedicated space where peer educators can “Network. Collaborate. Learn." through a variety of Round Robin sessions (interactive mini-workshops), as well as through reflective activities and other fun networking opportunities.

Register for the Summit Here! 

Sign up to lead a Round Robin Here!

Learn more about Round Robins here.

Save the Date

National Student Employment Week:

Tuesday 4/9: Professional Development Day

Choose Your Own (Professional) Adventure: Complete professional adventure activities to enter a raffle!

  • Lincoln Park Student Center Room 220, 11:00 - 2:00
  • Loop DePaul Center 11th Floor Gallery Lounge, 11:00 - 2:00 
  • No registration required. Pick up your adventure map at each location!

"From Campus to Career" Workshop: Engage in activities to identify and leverage your transferable skills from your campus experiences to your career goals. Especially beneficial for seniors! 

Check out the rest of the National Student Employment Week activities here! 


Manager Support Network Series

The Manager Support Network Series offers a quarterly program exclusively for student employee managers. These programs are an opportunity to elevate yourself as a manager and connect with a manager support network. ​

Manager Panel: Sharing Advice for Managing Students

Wednesday December 6th, 2:00 - 3:00 pm, Zoom

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Manager Panel

Manager Masterclass: A Workshop for Student Employee Managers

Emotionally Intelligent Leadership

Wednesday March 27, 2024, 2:00 - 3:00, Zoom

Emotional intelligence skills are critical for building relationships and teams, resolving conflict, solving problems, leading effectively, and building resilience - all things you navigate every day as a manager of student employees. We want you to feel holistically equipped to navigate your role as a manager at DePaul. Join us this spring break to learn about the 15 emotional intelligence competencies, based on the EQ-i 2.0 assessment, and explore strategies for tuning into your own competencies to support your leadership. 

Register for the workshop here!

More to Come!