Professional Development

The professional development plan for the Division of Student Affairs serves to help the members of the division further expand their knowledge, skills, and abilities in flourishing areas, while being efficient with financial and human resources.


Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes are based on the CAS Competencies.

CAS General Knowledge

  • Has developed, can articulate, and acts consistently with a sound educational philosophy (and student development focus) with the institution's mission

CAS General Skills

  • Manages and influences campus environments that promote student success

CAS Interactive Competencies with Students and Colleagues

  • Contributes and influences campus environments that promote student success
  • Understands own identity and culture; seeks involvement with people different from themself; articulates the advantages and impact of a diverse society

CAS Interactive Competencies with Institute

  • Contributes to campus life and supports activities that promote campus community

CAS Self-Mastery

  • Encourages student and colleague learning through successful experiences as well as failures
  • Intentionally employs self-reflection to improve practice and gain insight


Upcoming Sessions

Healthy Osprey Wellness Workshops

In accordance with our Healthy Osprey Initiative, the UNF Department of Health Promotion is offering a series of informational workshops on relevant health and wellness topics. Our wellness experts will lead you through an engaging 45 minute presentation and follow up with 15 minutes of Q&A’s. The Healthy Osprey Wellness curriculum was designed by UNF student affairs colleagues for the purpose of professional development and training in health and wellness. Registration will be available through CPDT website beginning August 29th.





 Discover the Health Benefits of Produce


12 – 1:15 p.m.   Student Union West- 3805
Office Ergonomics: It really is about you!


12 – 1:00 p.m.  Student Union West- 3805
Office Ergonomics: It really is about you!


12 – 1:00 p.m. Student Union West- 3805

Break Room Nightmares




12 – 1:15 p.m. 

Student Union West- 3804

 Steps to Prevent Holiday Weight Gain


12 – 1:15 p.m.  Student Union West- 3804 

Cultural Competency Pursuit Workshops

 Registration for the Fall 2016 workshops will be available through the CPDT website beginning August 29th. Space is limited to 20 seats in each workshop. Don’t delay!

Just a friendly reminder – the Cultural Competency 101 workshop is the pre-requisite for the other workshop offerings. Please contact Lindsay DiAngelo at 620-5272 or with any questions regarding the CCP curriculum.





Cultural Competency Pursuit 101  Friday,
September 9, 2016 
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.  Student Affairs Conference Room 58E/2100
Cultural Competency Pursuit 101   Thursday,
September 29, 2016 
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.  Hicks Hall 
Worldview Identity   Friday, 
September 30, 2016 
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.  58W/3805
Race & Ethnicity Identity   Friday,
October 7, 2016 
9:00 - 11:30 a.m.   Student Affairs Conference Room 58E/2100
 Military Veteran Identity  Thursday,
October 20, 2016 
9:30 – 11:30 a.m. 58W/3805

   Safe Space: Cultural Competency 

in LGBTQ Identities      


 October 28, 2016 

 9:00- 12:30 p.m.

Student Affairs Conference Room 58E/2100

 Gender Inclusion 
November 4, 2016 
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.  Student Affairs Conference Room 58E/2100 
 Disability Identity  Wednesday,
November 9, 2016
 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.   58W/3805 

Safe Space: Cultural Competency 

in LGBTQ Identities

December 2, 2016
9:00- 12:30 p.m. 58W/3805 
Capstone in Equity, Diversity
and Inclusion
December 7, 2016
 9:30- 12:00 p.m.    58W/3805 


Accommodation Notice: * If you require reasonable accommodations in order to participate please contact Tarah Trueblood at or (904) 620-5715.


Please register for these workshops through CPDT.


Register through CPDT



Contact a Professional Development Committee member with any questions you may have:  


                           1. Andrea Adams-Manning                                   5. Sheila Spivey

                           2. Lindsay DiAngelo                                               6. Alison Noonan

                           3. Ashley Ballard                                                     7. Justin Sipes

                           4. Dr. Lucy Croft                                                       8. Tarah Trueblood