The OD team enhances the long-term health, well-being and performance of MSU Extension while enriching the lives of our employees. Our objective is to improve the organization’s capacity to handle our internal and external operations and relationships.

OD Team Purpose

The purpose of your OD team is to enhance the long-term health, well being and performance of MSU Extension while enriching the lives of our employees. The OD team values diversity, scholarship, and a systems approach to organizational development. Our objective is to improve the organization’s capacity to handle our internal and external operations and relationships.

Below are events and training opportunities for MSU Extension Employees. For a listing of reoccurring training events and self-access courses, please also see the Professional Development Page

 

Events

  • Jan 8

    Mental Health First Aid USA Training

    January 8, 2019 - May 14, 2019

    Mental Health First Aid teaches participants a five-step action plan, ALGEE, to support someone developing signs and symptoms of a mental illness or in an emotional crisis. Various dates.

  • Jan 24

    Farm Stress Management Summit

    January 24, 2019 - January 25, 2019

    Michigan State University Extension is hosting the Farm Stress Management Summit that begins on Thursday, January 24, at 8:30 a.m. and concludes on Friday, January 25, at 5:30 p.m.

  • Mar 12

    March Facilitative Leadership

    March 12, 2019 - March 14, 2019

    This three-day class focuses on creating an inclusive culture of collaborative learning in teams, communities and organizations. It is for both new and experienced leaders, managers, facilitators and graduate students.

  • Apr 24

    Leadership in Dealing with Difficult Multicultural Discussions

    April 24, 2019 9:00AM - 4:00PM 2019 Hannah Community Center 819 Abbot Road East Lansing, MI 48823

    Have you found yourself wanting to speak up to address hurtful language and behaviors but you didn't know how to respond at work, at home or in the community? Come learn more...

  • Dec 30

    Evaluation Expedition (D2L)

    December 30, 2020 - December 31, 2020

    Self-access, online course for employees involved in program evaluation or who want to better understand how programs are evaluated should take this course.

  • Dec 30

    MSU Extension: Leading & Managing (D2L)

    December 30, 2020 - December 31, 2020

    This course, which is still under pilot, is recommended for anyone in a supervisory role. Contact Anne Baker at amb@msu.edu to be added.

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