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Upcoming webinars (what's in the pipeline?)
  Extension Delivery
  Building Support
  Office, Team, & Personal Development

Past Webinar Recordings
Just want Technical information? Visit the Strategic Initiatives (SI) Knowledge Bank

TYPES OF WEBINARS

WebANR -
Third Thursday WebANRs cover one of 3 tracks: Extension Delivery, Building Support, Office & Team Management; If you have a WebANR to offer  contact jlazulai@ucanr.edu; Support covered by L&D.

Strategic Initiative Spotlight Webinars
- Spotlight program outreach and impact in California communities. Want to offer a spotlight? If yes, contact your Strategic Initiative leader. See steps here. Support costs covered by the SI. (Previous Spotlight webinars)

Webinar plus - Cover both technical and skill topics.

NEED WEBINAR SUPPORT?

If you want a Zoom webinar account (versus meeting account) and/or other support:

The Program Support Unit (PSU) can help with promotion, on the day, survey development...Costs? Start free and then costs apply based on support wanted.

-PSU event coordination fees
-For support, fill out a Program Support Unit survey

For resources on developing and conducting webinars: How to create an engaging webinar

 

Upcoming webinars (what's in the pipeline?)

  Extension Delivery
  Building Support
  Office, Team, & Personal Development

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Extension Delivery

Past webinar recordings

Spotlight Webinar Series from ANR Healthy Family and Communities (HFC) Strategic Initiative
Positive Youth Development and the 4-H Thriving Model

Register for any of the three 90-minute webinars which are designed to introduce 4-H educators to the 4-H Thriving topics outlined below. Each is limited to 100 participants. 

Webinar #3: Thriving, Robust Equity and Positive Youth Development, Friday, February 25

For each webinar, a presentation by Dr. Mary Arnold will be from 9-10:30 AM followed by reflection and discussion session from 1-2 PM. 

Click to read descriptions and Dr. Arnold's biography.

Hard Times, Hard Questions: Communicating Science with Difficult People

Thursday, April 15, 2021
Noon - 12:30 pm

Learn tools that will 

  • Engage the science-skeptic members of your audience
  • Make you relatable to them
  • Have your message resonate

Some simple suggestions  

  • 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

With Peggy Lemaux, Professor Plant Pathology, UC Berkeley

Zoom access:
https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

Building Support

Past webinar recordings

Sponsorship - (If you are reading this, you should watch this webinar!)
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Learn to incorporate sponsorships into your events. This webinar will provide a basic overview of sponsorships for virtual and in-person events, and will review strategies for identifying who would make a good sponsor, how to establish sponsorship levels and the ANR policies that will guide you as you solicit and recognize your sponsors. You will also discover ways to work with Development Services to secure larger sponsorships in the future.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Learn about sponsorships and why we have them
  • Explore strategies for identifying sponsor prospects, developing sponsor levels and associated benefits
  • Understand the ANR policies for how you can recognize your sponsor

With Scott Brayton, Major Gifts Officer and Andrea Ambrose, Director of Advancement.

Zoom access:

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

Intro to Contracts & Grants and Grant Tracking System
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
9:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

This training is for academics and staff who are new, or just need a refresher, to submitting proposals for external funding. We will provide an introduction to the Office of Contracts and Grants including an overview of the proposal submission process and the Grant Tracking System. With Kimberly Lamar and Kendra Rose.

Zoom access:

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

Big Dig Day of Giving

Wednesday April 28, 2021
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Big Dig Day & Social Media: Strategies for Success

Join Emily Delk, Director of Annual Giving and Dora Garay, Social Media Strategist, as they share how to make the most of UC ANR’s Big Dig Day (June 4, 2021) giving day campaign to raise money for your program. You will learn how to plan your campaign, including themes, tools, and timelines. And together we will learn the in’s and out’s of using social media to promote your campaign—from the basics of each platform to more advanced strategies to expand your reach.

Zoom access:

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

Proposal Development and Proposal Process
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Learn about the steps involved in the proposal submissions process from developing your idea to submission. We’ll go over identifying funding opportunities, developing the project concept, building collaborative teams, drafting the proposal, submitting to OCG for review, and submission to the sponsor. With Vanity Campbell and Kendra Rose. Zoom access:

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

Endowments
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Description coming!
With Andrea Ambrose and Kelly Scott. Zoom access:

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

Basic Budget Calculator
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

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.

With Kendra Rose. Zoom access:

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

Engaging Volunteers in Fundraising
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Description coming! Zoom access:

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

Cost Sharing/Matching
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

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.

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428

Award Process
Wednesday July 28, 2021
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

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. With Kimberly Lamar and Heidi Von Geldern. Zoom access:

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428


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Office, Team, and Individual Management

Past webinar recordings

UC ANR Staff Mentorship Program - What's in it for you, Mentor and Mentee?
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Noon - 12:30 pm

Join us to learn what our past mentors and mentees have gotten out of the ANR Staff Mentorship Program. While all of our mentees are staff our mentors are both staff and academics. In debriefs and evaluations we learned that both mentee and mentors benefited from new learning and new tools for their personal development. Come with your questions!

https://ucanr.zoom.us/j/751701428?pwd=Q1ZrbUtoQVJwMXJVRkQydUlwNytJQT09
Password: 4Learning | +1 669 900 6833 | Webinar ID: 751 701 428