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Events Calendar

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Events require registration using Career Pathway. Please follow these instructions to register:

  1. Log in to DrexelOne
  2. Select the Employees tab
  3. Select Career Pathway under the Development and Certifications header
  4. Use the Events Calendar under the Learning tab to find a session
  5. Select the Request button to register
  • Productive Conflict

    Tuesday, May 18, 2021

    9:00 AM-12:00 PM

    Webinar - see reminder email for link

    • Faculty
    • Staff

    This workshop explores the possibilities of a workplace where the productive power of conflict is harnessed and its destructive power is minimized. Participants will examine their own approaches and reactions to conflict and learn how to choose appropriate strategies for different conflict situations.

    This session is open to Drexel faculty and professional staff and counts as an elective for the Supervisory Certificate Program.

    Please register in Career Pathway via DrexelOne.

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  • Chair Yoga: Stretches for Office Workers (15 Wellness Points)*

    Tuesday, May 18, 2021

    12:30 PM-1:15 PM

    Please register in Career Pathway for this live Zoom event. The Zoom link will be sent with the confirmation email in Career Pathway.

    • Faculty
    • Staff

    This short, accessible workshop will be a hands-on movement class. Our Wellness Administrator Monica Fauble, Licensed Acupuncturist & Yoga Teacher, will lead you through a series of stretches that can be done in a chair, at your desk, in your office, or even at home! You will need a chair (without wheels preferred) and some water. Also be near a wall, as we may stretch against the wall.

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  • DRAGON DIALOGUE SERIES: Unplug & Connect: Tips for Digital Distractions (15 Wellness Points)*

    Wednesday, June 2, 2021

    12:00 PM-1:00 PM

    Zoom; registration is required in Career Pathway

    • Faculty
    • Staff

    Do you feel constantly distracted by technology? Do you reach for your phone without even thinking? Do you struggle to disconnect from work?

    In this webinar we will explore mindful strategies to deal with digital distractions, so that you can unplug and connect with the world around you.

    Jackie Murphy EdD, RN, CNE is an Assistant Clinical Professor and the Co-Chair for the Division of Graduate Nursing. She is also a Certified Meditation and Mindfulness Teacher and her research focuses on how to incorporate mindfulness into online learning.

    This talk is part of our Dragon Dialogue Series, a new series of wellbeing workshops for Drexel employees.

    2020 was an unprecedented year. We all faced many challenges, obstacles, isolation, and loss. In doing so, we also learned how essential community and social connection can be in weathering life’s storms.

    In response to these tumultuous times, Drexel is offering its employees The Dragon Dialogue Series. This new series will feature curated conversations and workshops throughout 2021.

    The Dragon Dialogue Series will cover a broad range of topics related to mental health and emotional wellbeing.

    These events will offer Drexel employees opportunities for conversation and guided exercises to enhance their wellbeing in this brand-new year.

    Together is better.

    *Participants in our Wellness Incentive Program are eligible to earn 15 points (a $15 credit) for attending this event. You must sign-in to receive credit.

    You must register for the Health Advocate Wellness Incentive Program AND complete your annual Personal Health Profile before you will be eligible to receive any payouts. Points for attending these events will be sent to Health Advocate on a monthly basis for the prior month’s activities. There will be a 6-week delay in these points and payouts being distributed. For information about our wellness incentive program, please visit: http://drexel.edu/hr/benefits/a-healthier-u/wellness-incentive-program/

    Please contact Wellness Coordinator Monica Fauble with questions: mfauble@drexel.edu

    Registration is required in Career Pathway.

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  • Afro-House Dance for Everyone (15 Wellness Points)*

    Tuesday, June 8, 2021

    12:00 PM-1:00 PM

    Afro-House For Everyone is a fusion class mixed with Traditional West African and House Dance movement vocabulary. This class is a mixed level class designed to increase cardio, strengthen abdominal muscles while moving your body to a funky beat. Sneakers/ tennis shoes must be worn in this class.

    The class is a mixed-level class & the class is a fusion of Traditional West African Dance & House Dance. The class is also a cardio class.

    Participants will need the following:
    - Workout Clothing that they can easily move
    - Lappa (fabric to wrap around pelvis)
    - Sneakers for outdoors or hardwood service
    - Hand Towel
    - Water

    Antoinette M. Coward-Gilmore is the Founder, CEO and Artistic Director of Danse4Nia, Philadelphia’s premiere arts organization that is the home to professional project-based dance company Phoenix Danse and youth dance company Nia-Next. A native Philadelphian, Coward-Gilmore began her dance training in 1985.

    *Participants in our Wellness Incentive Program are eligible to earn 15 points (a $15 credit) for attending this event. You must sign-in to receive credit.

    You must register for the Health Advocate Wellness Incentive Program AND complete your annual Personal Health Profile before you will be eligible to receive any payouts. Points for attending these events will be sent to Health Advocate on a monthly basis for the prior month’s activities. There will be a 6-week delay in these points and payouts being distributed. For information about our wellness incentive program, please visit: http://drexel.edu/hr/benefits/a-healthier-u/wellness-incentive-program/

    Please contact Wellness Coordinator Monica Fauble with questions: mfauble@drexel.edu

    Registration is required in Career Pathway.

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  • Eating the Anti-Inflammatory Way (15 Wellness Points)*

    Wednesday, June 9, 2021

    1:00 PM-2:00 PM

    Zoom; please register in Career Pathway to receive the Zoom link

    • Faculty
    • Staff

    Chronic inflammation creates stressors in the body that can cause ongoing health challenges. Discuss the science of anti-inflammatory foods, unpack some myths, and learn how to apply nutrient-dense home cooking for the entire family.

    Jonathan Deutsch, PhD. Professor in the Department of Food and Hospitality Management in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, and Rachel Sherman, pastry chef and Drexel Food Lab project manager, designed this presentation to help you feel more comfortable adapting your culinary skills and habits—or creating new ones.

    *Participants in our Wellness Incentive Program are eligible to earn 15 points (a $15 credit) for attending this event. You must sign-in to receive credit.

    You must register for the Health Advocate Wellness Incentive Program AND complete your annual Personal Health Profile before you will be eligible to receive any payouts. Points for attending these events will be sent to Health Advocate on a monthly basis for the prior month’s activities. There will be a 6-week delay in these points and payouts being distributed. For information about our wellness incentive program, please visit: http://drexel.edu/hr/benefits/a-healthier-u/wellness-incentive-program/

    Please contact Wellness Consultant Monica Fauble with questions: mfauble@drexel.edu

    Registration is required in Career Pathway.

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  • Complete Guide to IRAs (15 Wellness Points)*

    Tuesday, June 15, 2021

    1:00 PM-2:00 PM

    Zoom; please register in Career Pathway to receive the Zoom Link

    • Faculty
    • Staff

    This workshop is all about IRAs (Independent Retirement Accounts)! A Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union subject matter expert is on-site to answer all questions related to IRAs. This seminar is great for employees who are looking to save more for retirement.

    We will cover:
    • Roth vs Traditional IRA
    • Contributions and withdraws
    • Age and income requirement
    • Taxation benefits

    Please register in Career Pathway. The Zoom link will be sent via email from Career Pathway once you register.

    *Participants in our Wellness Incentive Program are eligible to earn 15 points (a $15 credit) for attending this event. Your name must appear in the participants box in Zoom (you must be signed in) in order to receive wellness credit. You will receive an email from Career Pathway confirming your attendance after attendance has been completed. Wellness points will appear in your Health Advocate profile in six weeks.
    You must register for the Health Advocate Wellness Incentive Program AND complete your annual Personal Health Profile before you will be eligible to receive any payouts. Points for attending these events will be sent to Health Advocate on a monthly basis for the prior month’s activities. There will be a 6-week delay in these points and payouts being distributed. For information about our wellness incentive program, please visit: http://drexel.edu/hr/benefits/a-healthier-u/wellness-incentive-program/

    Please contact Wellness Administrator Monica Fauble with questions: mfauble@drexel.edu

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  • Dragon Dialogue Series: Caring for the Caregiver (15 Wellness Points)*

    Wednesday, July 14, 2021

    12:00 PM-1:00 PM

    Zoom; register in Career Pathway to receive the Zoom link

    • Faculty
    • Staff

    Few people are prepared for the responsibilities and tasks involved in caring for the elderly, and many do not have a choice. The primary necessity of being a good caregiver is learning to take care of yourself. This workshop outlines strategies for caring for the caregiver. It will help participants understand the types of caregiver stress, review and prepare a checklist for the care-receiver and caregiver, and learn tips and coping strategies for the caregiver. The workshop reviews the grieving process, as well as the Caregiver’s Bill of Rights.

    This workshop is presented by Health Advocate.

    This talk is part of our Dragon Dialogue Series, a new series of wellbeing workshops for Drexel employees.

    2020 was an unprecedented year. We all faced many challenges, obstacles, isolation, and loss. In doing so, we also learned how essential community and social connection can be in weathering life’s storms.

    In response to these tumultuous times, Drexel is offering its employees The Dragon Dialogue Series. This new series will feature curated conversations and workshops throughout 2021.

    The Dragon Dialogue Series will cover a broad range of topics related to mental health and emotional wellbeing.

    These events will offer Drexel employees opportunities for conversation and guided exercises to enhance their wellbeing in this brand-new year.

    Together is better.

    Registration is required in Career Pathway.

    *Participants in our Wellness Incentive Program are eligible to earn 15 points (a $15 credit) for attending this event. You must sign-in to receive credit.

    You must register for the Health Advocate Wellness Incentive Program AND complete your annual Personal Health Profile before you will be eligible to receive any payouts. Points for attending these events will be sent to Health Advocate on a monthly basis for the prior month’s activities. There will be a 6-week delay in these points and payouts being distributed. For information about our wellness incentive program, please visit: http://drexel.edu/hr/benefits/a-healthier-u/wellness-incentive-program/

    Please contact Wellness Administrator Monica Fauble with questions: mfauble@drexel.edu

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  • Smashing the Stigma: Recognizing Signs of Depression & Finding Support (15 Wellness Points)*

    Wednesday, July 28, 2021

    12:00 PM-1:00 PM

    Zoom; Registration required in Career Pathway

    • Faculty
    • Staff

    Depression can be a scary and confusing word. What is the difference between depression and grief or sadness? Should I be concerned about a loved one who suffers from depression? Am I experiencing depression myself, and what do I do about it?

    This seminar will aim to answer these questions and more. We will demystify depression by exploring common signs and symptoms, how to recognize them in yourself or other people, and how to find support. The seminar will provide an overview of evidence-based treatments for depression, covering various psychotherapeutic and pharmacological approaches.

    Alison Hartman, M.S., is a rising fourth year Ph.D. student in the clinical psychology program at Drexel. Alison is passionate about breaking the stigma surrounding mental health through research and clinical work. Alison’s research focuses on mood, anxiety, and sleep disorders in relation to women’s reproductive milestones. As a CBT therapist, Alison has extensive experience working with patients suffering from depression, anxiety, and other psychiatric disorders.

    Jennifer Schwartz, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist, teaching professor, and the Director of the Psychological Services Center (PSC) in the Department of Psychology at Drexel. Drexel’s PSC is a training clinic that serves the Philadelphia community. There, Dr. Schwartz trains clinical psychology graduate students in state-of-the-art therapeutic approaches of patient assessment and treatment.

    *Participants in our Wellness Incentive Program are eligible to earn 15 points (a $15 credit) for attending this event. You must sign-in to receive credit.

    You must register for the Health Advocate Wellness Incentive Program AND complete your annual Personal Health Profile before you will be eligible to receive any payouts. Points for attending these events will be sent to Health Advocate on a monthly basis for the prior month’s activities. There will be a 6-week delay in these points and payouts being distributed. For information about our wellness incentive program, please visit: http://drexel.edu/hr/benefits/a-healthier-u/wellness-incentive-program/

    Please contact Wellness Coordinator Monica Fauble with questions: mfauble@drexel.edu

    Registration is required in Career Pathway.

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