Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

Thursday
October 28, 2021

Join us the last Thursday of every month from 5 – 5:40 p.m. PDT Our mission is to provide a safe and inviting space where NU students come together to provide encouragement, motivation, and support for one another. We all have different struggles, but we have a common goal to better ourselves in all aspects …

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5:00 PM - 5:40 PM PDT / 8:00 PM - 8:40 PM EDT

Join us on the fourth Thursday of every other month at 5:30PM via Zoom. We welcome all students, faculty, staff, and alumni of National University in the Central California region. We invite all who wish to help us plan events, network, and create fun and engaging professional opportunities for our NU community.

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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM PDT / 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT

Preston Yarborough, Ph.D.
Senior Faculty at Center for Creative Leadership

When we collaborate across boundaries, why do many of these efforts seem to start well, but then fall apart? In today’s session we are going to explore how to build an effective foundation to help you and your teams span boundaries more effectively. Boundary Spanning begins with learning how to manage boundaries. We will explore …

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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT / 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
Wednesday
November 3, 2021

Join us on the first Wednesday of every month from 5:30-6:30 p.m. PDT PRIDE @ NU seeks to promote diversity at National by celebrating our LGBTQ+ community and showcasing the ways in which they enrich our student body with an invaluable perspective. We welcome all members of the NU community. We sponsor events and activities …

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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM PDT / 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
Tuesday
November 9, 2021

Learn about the Center for Student Engagement and Activities, including our Effective Leadership Certificate of Completion, joining a student organization, our resources, win prizes and more!

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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST / 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
Wednesday
November 10, 2021

Our goal is to create a diverse and inclusive community of support for all those in the educational field and those they serve through professional collaboration, mentorship, teacher preparation, self-care resources, and equity-focused and anti-racist educational practices. Join us on the second Wednesday of every month for Teacher Talk. We will discuss various topics about …

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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST / 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST

The Mission of the Student Veteran Organization at National University is to empower veteran and military families through their education with community, resources, and personal development. We invite you to reach out and get involved! We look forward to connecting you with resources, as well as opportunities for service, connection, personal development, and challenge. SVO …

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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM PST / 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
Wednesday
November 17, 2021

Join us on the third Wednesday every other month at 6:00PM via Zoom. We welcome all students, faculty, staff, and alumni of National University in the Northern California region. We invite all who wish to help us plan events, network, and create fun and engaging professional opportunities for our NU community.

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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST / 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
Thursday
November 18, 2021

Join us on the third Thursday every month at 6:00PM via Zoom. We welcome all students, faculty, staff, and alumni of National University in the Southern California region and those who are located outside of California. We invite all who wish to help us plan events, network, and create fun and engaging professional opportunities for …

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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST / 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
Wednesday
December 8, 2021

Our goal is to create a diverse and inclusive community of support for all those in the educational field and those they serve through professional collaboration, mentorship, teacher preparation, self-care resources, and equity-focused and anti-racist educational practices. Join us on the second Wednesday of every month for Teacher Talk. We will discuss various topics about …

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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST / 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
Thursday
December 9, 2021

The Mission of the Student Veteran Organization at National University is to empower veteran and military families through their education with community, resources, and personal development. We invite you to reach out and get involved! We look forward to connecting you with resources, as well as opportunities for service, connection, personal development, and challenge. SVO …

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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM PST / 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
Tuesday
December 14, 2021

Learn about the Center for Student Engagement and Activities, including our Effective Leadership Certificate of Completion, joining a student organization, our resources, win prizes and more!

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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST / 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST

Past Webinars

Friday
April 24, 2020

Session I – The Top Five Most Important Strategies to Be an Effective Virtual Teacher

Panel discussion presented by: Dr. Steve Halfaker, Retired Superintendent and Online Professor; Dr. Nancy Rohland, Executive VP, National University; Dr. Colin Marlaire, Vice Provost, Northcentral University; Dr. Andrew Shean CAO, National Education Partners; and Dr. Shannon McCarty, VP Teaching and Learning, National University

Our panel of experts will kick off the “High Five” with a discussion of best practices you can implement in the initial transition from traditional classroom instruction to the online learning space. Each of these experienced educators will share specific ideas and answer questions that will give you a strong foundation and a taste of what the series holds in the weeks to come.

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Friday
May 1, 2020

Session II – Creating Digital Presence in the Virtual Classroom

Presented by: Dr. Andrew Shean, CAO, National Education Partners

Join Dr. Andy Shean – online leader and former PUSD district Teacher of the Year – to learn best practices and tools for manifesting yourself in the digital space as a real human. Dr. Shean will share advice for building a sense of connection with students while fostering curiosity and reflection. Together, you’ll tackle important questions, such as: “How does one inspire a student to be a curious, critical thinker, and a self-directed learner with a reflective lens?”

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Friday
May 8, 2020

Session III – Teaching through Engagement in the Virtual Classroom

Presented by: Dr. Colin Marlaire, Vice Provost, Northcentral University

Dr. Colin Marlaire holds more than 15 years’ experience in high school and higher education as a teacher and an academic administrator. Learn the best practices for student engagement and online instructional feedback and assessment Dr. Marlaire has developed throughout his career. You’ll gain insight to the most effective tools and strategies for helping students stay engaged with their studies and with you as the instructor.

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Friday
May 15, 2020

Session IV – Practical Application for Teaching STEAM in a Virtual Classroom

Presented by: Dr. Shannon McCarty, VP, Teaching and Learning, National University

With an expansive career in physical science education and academic affairs, Dr. Shannon McCarty will lead our webinar about teaching STEAM, STEM, and disciplines that rely on a lab learning environment. You’ll learn new approaches to these particularly challenging subjects to teach in the virtual classroom. Dr. McCarty will address key questions, including “What are some resources, ideas and go-to strategies that save the day for STEAM teachers?”

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Friday
May 22, 2020

Session V – The Future of Virtual Education: What’s Next?

Presented by: Dr. Michael Kolodziej, VP of Operations, ELM Learning

This is just the beginning of the virtual learning evolution. Join Dr. Michael Kolodziej for a discussion on new models for situated and applied learning, and opportunities this brings for the online learning space. You’ll be looking ahead to the ways education will likely change, and what you can do to adapt and thrive as an educator in exciting, albeit challenging, times.

Wednesday
November 18, 2020

NU Speaker Series

COVID-19: Current Trends and What's Next

Presented by: Tyler Smith, PhD

As we approach the year mark for the suspected first case of COVID-19, Dr. Tyler Smith will unveil current COVID-19 trends, provide insight of those working in the trenches to combat the virus, and an overview of what’s next to come.

Wednesday
December 9, 2020

How to Survive Financially During These Uncertain Times

Description: Brent M. Wilsey provides financial advice and discusses how people can pivot in response to these changing times during COVID-19 and post COVID-19.

Thursday
January 21, 2021

How to Pay for College

Ready to earn your degree but not sure how to finance it? National University is offering a free webinar, “How to Pay for College,” designed to help you find the resources you need to continue your education.

Tuesday
January 26, 2021

NU Speaker Series

2021 Career Trends

Presented by: Peter and Scott Sibley

Peter and Scott Sibley will spur your curiosity about the rise of “Agents of Innovation” who will be essential for industries to survive and flourish post-COVID-19.

Thursday
February 11, 2021

NU Speaker Series

Everyone is a Member of the Cybersecurity Team

Presented by: Chris Simpson

In this non-technical presentation, Chris Simpson and Bill Reid will discuss some of the recent cyber attacks and how they happened. They will discuss how people and systems are targeted by cyber attackers and how everyone in an organization can help prevent and detect cyber attacks.

How to Pay for College

Ready to earn your degree but not sure how to finance it? National University is offering a free webinar, “How to Pay for College,” designed to help you find the resources you need to continue your education.

During this webinar, you’ll learn more about:

  • Financial aid options, such as Cal Grant,* scholarships, and loans
  • NU’s Fast Track Scholarship, a merit-based award that offers students a free class for every three classes completed within six months**
  • Military benefits for active-duty servicemembers, spouses, dependents, and veterans
  • Employee tuition discounts through Workforce Partnerships
  • Applying for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®)

Attendance is limited, so we encourage you to register today and log on to the webinar early to secure your spot. We look forward to seeing you there!
* Cal Grant for CA students only
**Eligibility requirements apply. See website for details.

Thursday
February 18, 2021

Black History Commemoration

The Black History Celebration will take place on Thursday, February 18, at 2p.m. PT. Ms. LaCrisia Gilbert, NU’s Ombudsman, will lead a discussion forum before the main event, followed by our speaker, Dr. Saul Lankster. The purpose is to highlight the historical and present challenges of African American families and to describe the value of family bonds as a source of comfort, strength, and survival.

Honored speakers: Dr. Andrews, Dr. Singh, Dr. Crosby-Cooper, Dr. McNeal, Dr. Lankster, Dr. Cicero, and Dr. Hoey
Entertainment: Dr. Lockford (Le Don) Jones and Mr. David Houle
Master of Ceremonies: Mr. Miles T. Leader
RSVP: Dr. Starley Dullien (sdullien@nu.edu)

1:00-1:45 p.m. – Discussion Forum facilitated by Ms. LaCrisia Gilbert, National University Ombudsman
1:45-1:55 p.m. – National University Library recommended publications, a slide presentation by David Feare, Lead Librarian
1:55-2 p.m. – Enjoy prominent speakers and entertainers
2:00-3:15 p.m. – Black History Month 2021: The Black Family, highlighting the historical and present challenges of African American families and the value of family bonds as a source of comfort, strength, and survival
3:15-3:25 p.m. – National University Library recommended publications (2nd viewing)

Thursday
July 15, 2021

JFK School of Psychology Webinar

Description
Can you please add this to the NU events calendar?

Thursday, July 15th

JFK School of Psychology Webinar

Join us on July 15 and learn more about the JFK School of Psychology and its offerings. The JFK School of Psychology at National University offers a range of degree programs in clinical psychology, counseling psychology, sport psychology, consciousness and transformative studies and trauma studies. All of the psychology programs in the school provide the foundational concepts and guiding principles of psychology, preparing students to seek licensure or certification as applied mental health professionals.

You’ll meet faculty leaders from each of the JFK School of Psychology programs and have an opportunity to learn more and ask questions about the programs that interest you, including:

We look forward to seeing you there!

Please note, attendance for this event is limited.

Tuesday
August 10, 2021

NU Engage — Second Tuesday of Every Month

Learn about the Center for Student Engagement and Activities, including our Effective Leadership Certificate of Completion, joining a student organization, our resources, win prizes and more!

Wednesday
August 11, 2021

Educators United

Our goal is to create a diverse and inclusive community of support for all those in the educational field and those they serve through professional collaboration, mentorship, teacher preparation, self-care resources, and equity-focused and anti-racist educational practices.

Join us on the second Wednesday of every month for Teacher Talk. We will discuss various topics about all things education-related. Whether it is state testing, coursework, or what to expect in your first year of teaching, and everything in between. We Also have a Podcast! Start your teaching journey with a tribe of like-minded individuals.

Thursday
August 19, 2021

InterClub Council Meeting

Representatives from all CSEA student organizations are welcome to join our ICC for multiple club collaboration and to plan events for the NU student body.

Meetings are the 3rd Thursday of every month at 5:15 p.m.-6

Southern California Regional Alumni Chapter Board Meeting

Join us on the third Thursday every month at 6:00PM via Zoom.

We welcome all students, faculty, staff, and alumni of National University in the Southern California region and those who are located outside of California. We invite all who wish to help us plan events, network, and create fun and engaging professional opportunities for our NU community.

Thursday
August 26, 2021

Mind and Body Wellness

Join us the last Thursday of every month from 5 – 5:40 p.m. PDT

Our mission is to provide a safe and inviting space where NU students come together to provide encouragement, motivation, and support for one another. We all have different struggles, but we have a common goal to better ourselves in all aspects of life. We are getting this done together. We do virtual workouts three mornings a week. Come to one of our meetings to learn more!

Meeting ID: 884 6305 4505
Passcode: wellness

Central California Regional Alumni Chapter Board Meeting

Join us on the fourth Thursday of every other month at 5:30PM via Zoom.

We welcome all students, faculty, staff, and alumni of National University in the Central California region. We invite all who wish to help us plan events, network, and create fun and engaging professional opportunities for our NU community.

Monday
August 30, 2021

Breaking into STEM

A virtual student panel discussing women and non-binary experiences in science, technology, engineering, and math.
Join OmegaNU and Educators United on Monday, August 30 at 5:30 p.m. PDT

Wednesday
September 8, 2021

SafeZones Asynchronous Training by Pride@NU

Register for the synchronous portion of your SafeZones Certificate of Completion. Finish the asynchronous portion first (found on our website). This is a 1-hour training. Certificates of completion will be emailed within 48 hours. 2nd Wednesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. PDT.

Educators United

Our goal is to create a diverse and inclusive community of support for all those in the educational field and those they serve through professional collaboration, mentorship, teacher preparation, self-care resources, and equity-focused and anti-racist educational practices.

Join us on the second Wednesday of every month for Teacher Talk. We will discuss various topics about all things education-related. Whether it is state testing, coursework, or what to expect in your first year of teaching, and everything in between. We Also have a Podcast! Start your teaching journey with a tribe of like-minded individuals.

Pride@NU

Join us on the first Wednesday of every month from 5:30-6:30 p.m. PDT

PRIDE @ NU seeks to promote diversity at National by celebrating our LGBTQ+ community and showcasing the ways in which they enrich our student body with an invaluable perspective. We welcome all members of the NU community. We sponsor events and activities that promote connection and build networks of support through leadership development, community service, and institutional engagement.

Thursday
September 9, 2021

SVO, Student Veteran Organization

The Mission of the Student Veteran Organization at National University is to empower veteran and military families through their education with community, resources, and personal development. We invite you to reach out and get involved! We look forward to connecting you with resources, as well as opportunities for service, connection, personal development, and challenge. SVO is open to all military-affiliated students at NU.

Monthly Zoom meetings are 2nd Thursday of the month from 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Tuesday
September 14, 2021

NU Engage — Second Tuesday of Every Month

Learn about the Center for Student Engagement and Activities, including our Effective Leadership Certificate of Completion, joining a student organization, our resources, win prizes and more!

Wednesday
September 15, 2021

Northern California Regional Alumni Chapter Board Meeting

Join us on the third Wednesday every other month at 6:00PM via Zoom.

We welcome all students, faculty, staff, and alumni of National University in the Northern California region. We invite all who wish to help us plan events, network, and create fun and engaging professional opportunities for our NU community.

Thursday
September 16, 2021

InterClub Council Meeting

Representatives from all CSEA student organizations are welcome to join our ICC for multiple club collaboration and to plan events for the NU student body.

Meetings are the 3rd Thursday of every month at 5:15 p.m.-6

Southern California Regional Alumni Chapter Board Meeting

Join us on the third Thursday every month at 6:00PM via Zoom.

We welcome all students, faculty, staff, and alumni of National University in the Southern California region and those who are located outside of California. We invite all who wish to help us plan events, network, and create fun and engaging professional opportunities for our NU community.

Wednesday
September 29, 2021

Leading From the Chair You’re In presented by Dr. Candace Singh

Dr. Candace Singh

Leadership is not about rank, position, or authority. Regardless of your role, leadership is a learnable set of skills available to everyone.

Thursday
September 30, 2021

Mind and Body Wellness

Join us the last Thursday of every month from 5 – 5:40 p.m. PDT

Our mission is to provide a safe and inviting space where NU students come together to provide encouragement, motivation, and support for one another. We all have different struggles, but we have a common goal to better ourselves in all aspects of life. We are getting this done together. We do virtual workouts three mornings a week. Come to one of our meetings to learn more!

Meeting ID: 884 6305 4505
Passcode: wellness

Wednesday
October 6, 2021

Pride@NU

Join us on the first Wednesday of every month from 5:30-6:30 p.m. PDT

PRIDE @ NU seeks to promote diversity at National by celebrating our LGBTQ+ community and showcasing the ways in which they enrich our student body with an invaluable perspective. We welcome all members of the NU community. We sponsor events and activities that promote connection and build networks of support through leadership development, community service, and institutional engagement.

Tuesday
October 12, 2021

NU Engage — Second Tuesday of Every Month

Learn about the Center for Student Engagement and Activities, including our Effective Leadership Certificate of Completion, joining a student organization, our resources, win prizes and more!

Wednesday
October 13, 2021

Educators United

Our goal is to create a diverse and inclusive community of support for all those in the educational field and those they serve through professional collaboration, mentorship, teacher preparation, self-care resources, and equity-focused and anti-racist educational practices.

Join us on the second Wednesday of every month for Teacher Talk. We will discuss various topics about all things education-related. Whether it is state testing, coursework, or what to expect in your first year of teaching, and everything in between. We Also have a Podcast! Start your teaching journey with a tribe of like-minded individuals.

Thursday
October 14, 2021

SVO, Student Veteran Organization

The Mission of the Student Veteran Organization at National University is to empower veteran and military families through their education with community, resources, and personal development. We invite you to reach out and get involved! We look forward to connecting you with resources, as well as opportunities for service, connection, personal development, and challenge. SVO is open to all military-affiliated students at NU.

Monthly Zoom meetings are 2nd Thursday of the month from 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Thursday
October 21, 2021

InterClub Council Meeting

Representatives from all CSEA student organizations are welcome to join our ICC for multiple club collaboration and to plan events for the NU student body.

Meetings are the 3rd Thursday of every month at 5:15 p.m.-6

Southern California Regional Alumni Chapter Board Meeting

Join us on the third Thursday every month at 6:00PM via Zoom.

We welcome all students, faculty, staff, and alumni of National University in the Southern California region and those who are located outside of California. We invite all who wish to help us plan events, network, and create fun and engaging professional opportunities for our NU community.