CLAS Staff Roundtables

CLAS Staff Roundtables are an annual event  providing an opportunity for staff to share and exchange ideas on a variety of topics that are relevant and of interest to staff.

At this event, there are  roundtables on the following topics with one or more facilitator at each table. You are invited to attend one or both sessions, based on your availability. Please sign up for a roundtable topic for the first session and a different one for the second session.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The Pere Marquette Room (2204 KC)

11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. CLAS Staff Roundtables (Session I)

11:45 a.m. - 12:15 a.m. Buffet Lunch

12:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. CLAS Staff Roundtables (Session II)

*Whoever attends the full two-hour session can receive non-technical PSS development credit.*

Questions can be directed to Roxanne Mol,

Sign up for your preferred tables here.

Topics for Staff Roundtables 2018

Roundtable 1



Roundtable 2



Roundtable 3


Roundtable 4


Staff Roundtables, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, 2014-2017





Roundtable 1: Tracking faculty professional development funds

Facilitators: Jennifer Glaab and Laurie Martinie

Roundtable 2: Developing a better system for motor vehicle rental

Facilitators: Connie Ingham and Janet Potgeter

Roundtable 3: Student whisperer: responding to students with concerns

Facilitators: Roxanne Mol and Michelle Duram

Roundtable 4: Tracking and monitoring department budgets

Facilitators: Deb Rotman and Reda DeYoung

2014 # 2

Roundtable: Developing a better system for motor vehicle rental

Facilitators: Connie Ingham and Janet Potgeter


Roundtable 1: Faculty Personnel Process (New Online System)

Facilitators: Heidi Nicholson and Becki Visser


Roundtable 2: Student Workers – Hiring

Facilitators: Doriana Gould and Autumn Gorsline-Davis

Roundtable 3: Challenge Table

Facilitator: Tracy McLenithan


Roundtable 1: Office Transitions: Mentoring and Procedure Manuals

Facilitators: Tracy McLenithan and Michelle Duram

Roundtable 2: Organizing Events on Campus

Facilitators: Reda DeYoung and Diane Miller

Roundtable 3: Helping and Referring Distressed Students

Facilitators: Roxanne Mol and Eric Klingensmith


Roundtable 1: Internal Grant Opportunities for Travel Abroad

Facilitators: Becca Hambleton (PIC), Lisa Surman-Haight, Cindy Laug

Roundtable 2: Microaggressions

Facilitator: Relando Thompkins-Jones, Division of Inclusion and Equity

Roundtable 3: Budget Management Tips and Tricks: Effectively Managing Departmental and Project Budgets

Facilitators: Michelle McCloud, Autumn Gorsline-Davis

Roundtable 4: Supporting Student Success

Facilitators: Ginny Klingenberg, Jason Rutter, Cindy Driesenga, Barbara Latham

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