April 2022 employee trainings from Human Resources, Diversity & Inclusion

The Office of Human Resources, Diversity & Inclusion will offer the following trainings and workshops in the coming weeks.

Each of these sessions is designed primarily to support the development needs and interests of faculty and staff, but they are open to all members of the campus community unless otherwise noted.

More information and resources are available at https://www.newpaltz.edu/hr/training/.


Phased Retirement for UUP and M/C Employees (Non-teaching)

Wednesday, April 6, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.


Full-time MC and UUP-represented employees who have at least 10 years of full-time consecutive SUNY service and who are retirement-eligible may now participate in the Phased Retirement program. This information session will review the eligibility requirements, program details, and the process to participate in the program.

Register here: https://newpaltz.pl.powerschool.com/ia/empari/learning2/registration/presentRegistrationDetails/10372


Excel Tips, Tricks and Shortcuts (Intermediate)

Thursday, April 7, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.


This session will provide you with shortcuts and tips to make your use of Excel faster and easier. We’ll cover keyboard shortcuts, text functions, formatting, filters, auto-fill, etc. We will also include some tips that work in Word and PowerPoint.

This training is intended for employees who are comfortable using Excel and are interested in learning some ways to make it easier to use.

Register here: https://newpaltz.pl.powerschool.com/ia/empari/learning2/registration/presentRegistrationDetails/10371


Using Mail Merge in Word

Tuesday, April 19, 2 – 3 p.m.


In this hands-on session, we’ll look at using Mail Merge to create documents that are personalized with information specific to each recipient.

Register here: https://newpaltz.pl.powerschool.com/ia/empari/learning2/registration/presentRegistrationDetails/10374