Quick, Easy, and Inexpensive Professional/Personal Development Resources

Limited financial resources do not have to stop you from continuing your professional development. Get an overview of some resources available on and off campus from Katherine Battee-Freeman (Career Development Professional) and share the resources you know about with other participants. Open to women and men from UIC and the greater Chicago community. RSVP required – Scroll down to the bottom of this page to RSVP.

Who are the sponsors: CCSW Minority Women Concerns subcommittee, CCSW Staff Advocacy subcommittee, UIC Career Services, and UIC Student Employment

What to bring: An open and curious mind. If you know of professional development resource please be prepared to share you knowledge and experiences.

When to show up: Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 3:30 – 5:00pm
If you can’t stay the entire time, that’s ok. To use your time most efficiently UIC employees are encourage to come at 3:30pm, UIC students and community members are encouraged to come at 4:00pm. See agenda below for details.

Where to participate: UIC Student Services Building, 1st floor, Conference Room C located at 1200 W. Harrison in Chicago, IL 60607 . Visit http://maps.uic.edu/ for assistance.

Why should you join us: To learn something new and share resources.

Tentative agenda
3:30 – 3:40 People Bingo Activity (10 minutes)
3:40 – 3:45 Speaker intro and program objectives (5 minutes)
3:45 – 4:00 UIC resources (15 minutes)
4:00 – 4:15 Community and online resources (15 minutes)
4:15 – 4:25 Participants sharing session (10 minutes)
4:25 – 4:45 Action steps (20 minutes)


  • This workshop was presented at the August 2016 UIC Student Affairs Professional Development Conference and few changes have occurred.
  • Open to everyone from UIC and the Chicago community.
  • CCSW events are designated as official Chancellor’s Status Committee meetings, and are thereby considered approved for employee participation.
  • If you need accommodations to participate, please contact Kathyy at 312-413-4141 before November 30th.

Please RSVP below

Thank you for your interest. However, registration is now closed.