Division of Student Affairs

Professional Development

2017 Professional Development Conference - People, Purpose & Passion

The Annual Professional Development Fall Conference is Wed, Nov 15th, 8 - noon All students, staff and faculty are welcome. The day will begin with David Harris, Athletic Director, and closes with President Mark Nook with an assortment of speakers and topics in between.  Come and go as your schedule allows.

Register Online

Download the Conference Program  (PDF)


Affinity Groups

The Student Affairs Professional Development Committee is pleased to announce the formation of several Affinity Groups. An Affinity Group is a group formed around an shared interest or common goal to which individuals formally or informally belong. An affinity group can last as long as the group is still active or until a specific activity is done. Keep an eye out for new Affinity Groups that you may be interested in joining on our website. If you are interested in joining any of theses groups, please contact the person(s) listed for that group. If you are interested in forming an Affinity Group, please complete the following survey


Online Training for UNI Faculty, Staff and Students

UNI faculty, staff and students have access, through their CatID, to the Lynda.com Online Training Library which contains over 1,100 courses and 66,000 video tutorials for access anytime, anywhere with Internet access. Start using Lynda.com >


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Tuesday Registration


Committee Membership

The Professional Development Committee was developed to support and communicate the professional development opportunities for Student Affairs staff. Committee members include:

Co-Chairs: Carol Fletcher and Timothy Klatt
Amy Kliegl  Toni Babcock Coree Burton  
Steven Sajkich  Shelley O'Connell  Todd Thomas