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Webinars

To propel UC ANR into the future of Extension join us! Topics will rotate under 3 tracks: Extension Delivery, Building Support, Office & Team Management.

 

What's in the webinar pipeline?

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Our WebANR (3rd Thursdays) series
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The Spotlight series: Catch highlights from the Strategic Initiatives
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Technical and skill topics to share and learn

See table below for Zoom access.
For Technical topics - see the SI Knowledge Bank

Upcoming Webinars (also see Past Recordings)

Shooting videos with your iPhone
April 8, 2020
11:30-noon
Learn about basic composition, and lighting and best practices on how to use the iPhone as a video recording device.

Zoom access: https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656| Web ID: 751 701 428

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Extension Delivery

Ricardo Vela

Tech Crash Course – Zoom Basics (1st of the Tech Crash Course Series: more to come)
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
3:00-4:00pm
In this webinar, Russell Hill will help us learn about the zoom basics including – sign up as host, option features, scheduling, using the outlook plug-in to simplify scheduling, zoom on smart phones, and the importance of the MUTE function.

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 |1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

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Extension Delivery

Russell Hill

Big Dig Day: How To Get The Most Out Of Your Campaign
April 14, 2020
11:00-11:30 am
#DigDeep and learn how to use the campaign materials to create a successful 24 hour social media fundraising campaign to support your program!
Zoom access: https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656| Web ID: 751 701 428

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Building Support

Emily Delk

Budget Basics and Calculator
Thursday April 16, 2020
Noon - 12:30pm
Learn how to develop a proposal budget. Topics covered include: cost components that make up a budget, applicable cost principles, budgeting techniques and practices, calculating F&A costs, and budgeting tools and resources.
https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | +1 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

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Building Support

Kendra
Rose 

Finding Happiness
Monday, April 20, 2020
10:30-11:15am
Join Surendra Dara in how to find happiness inside and around us. Zoom access: https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656| Web ID: 751 701 428

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Office, Team, and Personal Management

Surendra Dara

Strengthening your SiteBuilder Skills
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
10:00-11:00am
Bruce Lidl will present on SiteBuilder assets, navigation, analytics, social media & videos, best practices. Zoom access: https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656| Web ID: 751 701 428

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Extension Delivery

 

Bruce Lidl

Trees for Tomorrow Spotlight
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
2-2:30pm
Janet Hartin will share impacts of the Trees for Tomorrow Research and Extension Program. Zoom access: https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656| Web ID: 751 701 428

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Extension Delivery


Janet Hartin

Cost Sharing
Wednesday April 29, 2020
9:30-10:30 am
Cost Sharing or Matching funds is the portion of project expenses provided by UC and not paid by the sponsoring agency. Tune in to learn more about when its acceptable to commit cost share on a proposal, required approvals, and tracking cost share after the award has been made. With Kathy Nolan, ANR Office of Contracts and Grants.  Zoom access: https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | +1 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

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Building Support

Kathy Nolan

Juntos – A College Preparation Program
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
1-2pm

In this webinar, Jose Campos will share the Juntos Program, a college preparation course being offered in multiple counties in California primarily to Latinx youth. Jose will provide an overview and host a discussion how other counties could possibly replicate this program.

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428

+1 669 900 6833 
 Webinar ID: 751 701 428

 

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Extension Delivery

Jose Campos

Disability Management
May 21, 2020
Noon-12:30 pm
Join David Ritz, Disability Management Director at UC ANR. Learn about your role as a supervisor and the policies you need to know. Zoom access: https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656| Web ID: 751 701 428

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Office, Team, and Personal Development

David Ritz

Award Process
Wednesday May 27, 2020
9:30-10:30 am
Once a sponsor elects to fund a proposal, the review, negotiation and award acceptance process begins. This webinar walks you through what is happening in the Office of Contracts and Grants, and what to do when the accepted agreement arrives in your office. https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | +1 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

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Building Support 

Kim Lamar, Heidi von Geldern

White Fragility Book Discussion - 3 Part Series
Second Mondays: June 8, July 13, August 10

In an effort to support cultural competency building, Fe Moncloa and Liliana Vega are hosting a book discussion on the book White Fragility, by Robin Diangelo. Discussions will help participants unpack, discuss and process what they read through facilitated discussion. To help process content, we will be breaking up the book discussion into three parts. To sign up and receive a participation link please register at: https://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=29911.
Webinar will not be recorded for participant privacy.

 

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Office, Team, and Personal Development

Extension Delivery

Fe Moncloa, Liliana Vega

To sign up and receive a participation link please register at:

https://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=29911

Citizen Science
June 18, 2020
Noon-12:30 pm

Join Greg Ira and Sarah Angulo to learn about how they utilize Citizen Science to strengthen the California Naturalist Program. 

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | +1 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

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Extension Delivery

Greg Ira, Sarah Angulo

Research Compliance
Wednesday June 24th
9:30-10:30 am
Research Compliance can be complicated, but its important for researchers to understand the regulations that govern their work. This webinar will provide an overview of Conflict of Interests, Environmental Health & Safety, Human Subjects and Animal Subjects requirements and procedures. With Kathy Nolan and Brian Oatman, ANR Office of Contracts and Grants. Zoom access: https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | +1 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

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Building Support 

Kathy Nolan, Brian Oatman

Communicating Science to Skeptics and the
Uninformed
-Some simple suggestions 
July 16, 2020
noon-12:30

  • Know your audience
  • Listen to their concerns and stay calm
  • Make it relevant
  • Keep it simple; use analogies and avoid jargon
  • Encourage questions; answer factually

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656| Web ID: 751 701 428

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Extension delivery

Peggy Lemaux

Academic Cost Recovery/Salary Savings
Wednesday July 29th
9:30-10:30 am
Learn more about why you should include full cost recovery on a proposal budget and set up a salary savings account.  Salary savings can be used as a PI’s discretionary account to cover expenses on other programmatic activities beyond the funded project. https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | +1 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

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Building Support

Kathy Nolan, BOC Director

Post Award Process
Wednesday August 26th
9:30-10:30 am
Fiscal management of grants, contracts, and other funding agreements is the responsibility of the Principal Investigator and the Administering Unit. Learn more about how to successfully manage your project finances, adhere to University policies, adhere to the Sponsor’s terms and condition, and how to monitor your subawardees. Zoom access:  https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | +1 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

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Building Support


Contracts and Grants Accounting

Field Trials, Material Transfer Agreements, and Non-Disclosure Agreements
Wednesday September 30th
9:30-10:30 am
Receiving or sending data, tangible items, or confidential information from another entity? Conducting a field trial paid for by a sponsor? Tune in to learn more about field trial, material transfer, and non-disclosure contracts. Zoom access:  https://uchttps://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428 | +1 669 900 6833 or +1 646 558 8656 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

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Building Support

Kathy Nolan,
Kim Lamar

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Past Webinar Video Recordings & Resources

Extension & Delivery

Communicating Your Story (CYS)
General Resources: Communicating Your Story Tip (PDF), Communicating Your Story Bibliography (PDF), Telling ANR'sStory (PDF) - Creating a Communications Plan (PDF) 
December 06, 2018 | Communicating Your Story - For Blogs and More (video) - Rose Hayden-Smith - Resources: Content Guidelines (PDF), Blogging Notes (PDF), Slide Deck (PDF)
December 13, 2018 | Communicating Your Story - Twitter Basics (video) - Rose Hayden-Smith - Resources: Social Media Slide Deck (PDF), Twitter Slide Deck (PDF)
January 3, 2019 | Communicating Your Story - LinkedIn (video) Rose Hayden-Smith - Resources: LinkedIn Basics Slide Deck (PDF), Communicating Your Story in LinkedIn Slide Deck, Surendra Dara -
January 10, 2019 | Communicating Your Story - Blogging Basics (video) Rose Hayden-Smith
January 24, 2019 | Communicating Your Story - Instagram (video) - CYS With Instragram Slide Deck (PDF) ; A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words Slide Deck (PDF) Rose Hayden-Smith, Dan Macon-
January 31, 2019 | Communicating Your Story - Facebook Essentials (video) -  Slide Deck (PDF) - Rose Hayden-Smith - Facebook Tools Tools (video)
February 4-8, 2019 |  Developing Your Communication Strategy (no recording) - Slide Deck (PDF) - Communications Plan Template (PDF) - Tip Sheet (PDF) - 
October 9, 2019 | Communicating Your Story - LInkedIn (video) - Rose Hayden-Smith -

Condition Changes
August 15, 2019 | Improve Your Understanding of ANR's Condition Changes and Use of Relevant Indicators (video) - Wendy Powers, Kathierne Webb-Martinez -

Outreach
July 19, 2018 | Communicating Science, Creating Trust (video) - Kat Kerlin - Resources: | Compass Message Box Workbook | |
August 16, 2018 | Condition Changes - Making them work for me - Wendy Powers, Mark Bell, Katherine Webb-Martinez, Kit Alviz - Resources: Fact Sheet
March 11, 2019 | Best Practices for Outreach and Engagement to Latino Audiences Using Community -Based Programs- (video) Liliana Vega -
July 29, 2019 | Intercultural Competence Development (video) - Slide Deck (PDF)  Fe Moncola - Dorina Espinoza -
September 20, 2019 | UC Davis Climate Communications (video) - Kat Kerlin -
November 21, 2019 | UC Delivers - New Blog Format! (video) - Nilofar Gardezi -
November 25, 2019 | Writing for Readability (video) - - Rose Hayden-Smith -

January 2020 | The Science of What Makes People Care (video) - National 2020 4-H Grows Summit
February 20, 2020  Building Relationships with Reporters (video) - Slide Deck (PDF) Pam Kan Rice -

Presentations
March 21, 2019 |How to Create Your Next TED Talk Worthy Slide Presentation: Creating a Visual Story (video) - Quick Tip (PDF) - Adam Napolitan -
June 20, 2019 | Storytelling for Presentations and Public Speaking (video) - Adam Napolitan -

Teaching
January 17, 2019 | Please Step Away From the Podium: Strategies for Supporting Adult Learning (video)-  Lynn Brock
December 16, 2019 | Experiential Learning and Reflective Practice (video) - Webinar  1- Resources - Slide Deck, - Experiential Learning (PDF)- Lilliana Vega - Martin Smith
January 30, 2020 | Experiential Learning and Reflective Practice (video) - Webinar 2 - Quick Tip, Liliana Vega -
February 20, 2020 | Experiential Learning and Reflective Practice (video) Webinar 3 - Liliana Vega -

Video recording
November 15, 2018 | Video Recordings - Best Shot (video) - Video Equipment Shopping List (PDF) - Steve Elliot-
March 2, 2020 | Adding Video to Your Extension Toolbox Webinar (video)| David Lewis, Jolynn Miller, Linda Forbes, Petr Kosina, Dustin Blakey, David Lile

Website basics
April 18, 2019 | SiteBuilder Basics (video) - Bruce Lidl -
July18, 2019 |  Make it Accessisble - SiteBuilder for Everyone (video) - Bruce Lidl
April 6, 2020 | SiteBuilder: Functionality, Navigation, and Basic Web Design (video) - Ricky Satomi

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Building Support

Advocacy, Public Relations
June 21, 2018 | Public Value Statements - Making them work for me (video) - Nancy Franz, Wendy Powers, Mark Bell, Katherine Webb-Martinez - Resources: Fact Sheet, Slide Deck
October 18, 2018 | Engaging Elected Officials (video) - Fact Sheet (PDF) - Anne Megaro -
January 30, 2019 | Measuring and Communicating Impacts: Master Gardener Program: Statewide Outcome Evaluation Year 1 Findings (video) - Slide Deck (PDF)  Kit Alviz, Missy Gable,Tamekia Wilkins, Katherine Webb-Martinez-
February 20, 2020  Building Relationships with Reporters (video) - Slide Deck (PDF) Pam Kan Rice -

Development Services/Funding

September 20, 2018 | Development Services - Call us First! (video)- Scott Brayton -
January 16, 2020 | Partnering for Fund Raising Success - (video) Mary Ciricillo, Scott Brayton, Jolynn Miller, Maggie Rieter

Contracts & Grants
November 6, 2019 | Export Control: What is Export and How does it affect me? - Kathy Nolan
December 4, 2019 | Foreign Influence: What is foreign influence and how can I comply? (video) - Kathy Nolan -
January 29, 2020 | Intro to Contracts & Grants and the Grant Tracking System (video) - Kimberly Lamar, Kendra Rose
February 26, 2020 | Proposal Development (video) - Side Deck (PDF) - Vanity Campbell, Kendra Rose

Office, Team, and Personal Development

Research Resources
August 8, 2019 | Accessing UC Library Resources and Services from Your Location (video) - Quick Tip (PDF) - Leyla R Cabugos, -

Team building
February 21, 2019 | Five Functions of a Successful Team (video) - Dana Hinojosa -
May 16, 2019  |  Focused Conversations (video) - Slide Deck (PDF) Lauren Snowden

Travel
March 19, 2020 ANR Business Travel - Keeping it within policy (video) - slide deck (PDF) - Sally Harmsworth

Wellness support
October 17, 2019 | Wellness in the Workplace (video) - Mindfulness Resources - Satinder Gill
April 7, 2020 | Navigating Parenting, Home Schooling/Academic Support, Working and All the Rest of It. 4-H Webinar - Gemma Miner

Spotlight Webinars

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January 16, 2019 | Applied bed bug research and extension programs: How UC ANR Academics are Leading the West (video)- Andrew Sutherland -
February 27, 2019 | Food Policy Councils in CA: Who they are, what they do and how UCCE can collaborate to promote healthy food systems (video)- Clare Gupta -
May 13, 2019 | Backyard chickens? Should you eat the eggs? (video)- Maurice Pitesky
April 24, 2019 | School Drinking Water - What we should know and do (video) -Christina Hecht
June 19, 2019 | The Policy Process: Situating Your Work and Articulating its Value (video) - Clare Gupta -
September 17, 2019 | Bringing Back fire into the private lands toolbox (video) - Lenya Quinn-Davidson, Jeff Stackhouse -
October 15, 2019 | Helping Water Rights Owners Comply with CA Water Diversion Reporting Requirements (video) - Information sheet - Khaled Bali -Larry Forero -
December 5, 2019 | Educating California's Urban Farmers (video) - Slide Deck (PDF) Cheryl Wilen, Rachel Surls -  Slides  -
February 25, 2020 | Cultivating Youth Scientists with Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR) (video), Slide Deck (PDF) Dorina Espinoza, Car Mun Kok, Steven Worker -

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Identified steps to develop the Spotlight webinars
 
  1. Identification of speaker(s), topics and possible dates and time (SI leader)
       (see possible topic list below)
  2. Confirm with Jodi A availability of desired date and time slot (SI leader)
  3. Provide Jodi A Title, learning objective and presenter(s) names (SI leader)
  4. Coach presenters on Spotlight template and main goal for the spotlight style of webinar. (SI leader)
  5. Promote webinar to the body at large (Jodi A)
  6. Arrangement of the zoom details (Jodi A)
  7. Practice for zoom session (SI leader with Jodi A)
  8. Open and run webinar: manage time and questions (webinars automatically record) (SI leader)
  9. Capture and upload (Jodi A
  (Note: Need further thought about webinar capture and discover-ability)

 

Keep coming back to check out upcoming webinars and new archived recordings!

 

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