Professional Development

Learning Needn’t Be a Juggling Act Where You Drop Everything!

juggling-actTake more control of your own development with professional development learning in ULearn! Explore easy-to-access online courses, live events, certifications, books, and videos. You choose which skills to develop in a time and place convenient for you.

The simple and intuitive design of the learning material is engaging and focused, offering just the right amount of information necessary to help you achieve a specific, actionable objective. You will find learning modules that are highly interactive in nature and adjustable to your own busy schedule.

Recommended learning of the week: Navigating Change

  1. Visit: miami.edu/ulearn
  2. Log in
  3. Go on the “Featured Training” section
  4. Click on Navigating Change

Be sure to visit the professional development learning portal in ULearn and invest in your professional development today!

For more information on the expansion of professional development offerings, please contact Talent and Organizational Development at TOD@miami.edu or 305-243-3090.

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Learn to Earn: Professional Development Courses Now Earn Well ’Canes Points

Learn to EarnHere’s a another reason to take advantage of the enhanced ULearn introduced last fall to make content easily accessible and readily available at all times: You can now earn Well ’Canes points for taking advantage and engaging in development activities that meet your needs from the comfort of your PC, laptop or tablet.

Thousands of employees are already using the enhanced learner-friendly navigation and searching capabilities and the featured training section that highlights new, popular, and recommended courses. Along with these improvements, professional and leadership development offerings also include a library of online courses, live events, certifications, books, and videos developed by Skillsoft, an innovative leader in eLearning and professional development resources.

And now, in addition to these many benefits, you can earn up to 400 Well ’Canes Points for completing Skillsoft courses in ULearn. Learn and grow as a professional while increasing your personal wellness at the same time. What are you waiting for? The U is investing in you, so it’s time for you to invest in yourself!

To continue your personal development and “Learn It to Earn It”:

  • Visit ulearn.miami.edu
  • Once you’ve logged in, you may:
    • Use the main “Search” box (at top of the screen) or click “Browse Training by Subject”
    • Click the “Certifications” or “Books & Live Events” button
    • Scroll to the “Featured Training” section, and click on any of the recommended courses

For more information on the expansion of professional and leadership development offerings, please contact Talent and Organizational Development at TOD@miami.edu or visit us at www.miami.edu/learn.








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Register for Bachelor of General Studies Virtual Information Session on March 20

Register now to learn more about the University of Miami Bachelor of General Studies via a live webinar on Tuesday, March 20, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. This will be a great opportunity to chat with the admissions team, receive information about financial aid options, get insights from current students about their experiences, and learn more about the tuition remission benefit for UM employees.

Webinar participants will receive a discount code to reduce the application fee. Take the next step towards finishing your degree! Register now.


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Receive Tuition Remission for Intensive Spanish Program

¿Hablas español? Are you looking to communicate more effectively in Spanish? The University of Miami Intensive Spanish program is designed for those who want to achieve maximum Spanish-language proficiency in a short period of time. Sessions are held on three consecutive weekends, with full-day interactive classes on both Saturday and Sunday. The next classes start on Saturday, April 7. Eligible UM employees can use the tuition remission benefit for this program. For more information call 305-284-4000 to speak with an advisor or visit continue.miami.edu/Spanish.


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Department of Public Health Sciences Open House on February 27

Join the Miller School of Medicine Department of Public Health Sciences Open House for undergraduate students from 6 to 7:50 p.m. on Tuesday, February 27, at the Newman Alumni Center on the Coral Gables campus. Registration opens at 5:30 p.m.

You’ll have the opportunity to participate in a poster presentation and interactive alumni and student panel, learn more about research and career opportunities, interact with current students, hear from faculty members, and learn about the admission process for the accelerated one-year M.P.H., and the M.P.H., M.S.P.H., M.S. in Biostatistics, and dual-degree programs.

Whether you’re exploring graduate education or medical school, or you’re already planning to apply, this Open House is a great way to experience the Miller School of Medicine Graduate Program in Public Health.

Please RSVP to attend.


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