EIF Program Schedule

2019-20 Schedule By Date

Date Activity
November 21 & 22, 2019 Initiation Event
January 10 - 12, 2020 Professional Impact Training -- Pillar 1: Self-Awareness Module 1 -- Empathy and Understanding of Alternative Value Systems
March 6 - 8, 2020 Professional Impact Training -- Pillar 1: Self-Awareness Module 2 -- Discovering and strengthening your leadership skills
May 15 - 17, 2020 Professional Impact Training -- Pillar 2: Strategic Planning for Careers
August 21 - 23,  2020 Professional Impact Training -- Pillar 3: Science Communications
October 2020 Professional Impact Training -- Pillar 4: Engagement and Implementation
  Additional activities will be added as they are finalized

2019-20 Schedule By Activity

Professional Impact Training

Additional details will be posted when available.

 

January 10 - 12, 2020

Self-Awareness -- Empathy and Understanding of Alternative Value Systems

Led by David Monsma

Location TBD

Friday January 10, 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. – opening session, dinner, break-out groups

Saturday January 11, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. with dinner to follow

Sunday January 12, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. with dinner to follow

 

March 6 - 8, 2020

Self-Awareness  -- Discovering and Strengthening Your Leadership Skills

Led by Barefoot Consulting

Location TBD

Friday March 6, 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. – opening session, dinner, break-out groups

Saturday March 7, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. with dinner to follow

Sunday March 8, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. with dinner to follow

 

May 15 - 17, 2020

Pillar 2: Strategic Planning for Careers

Rachel Coleman, Graduate Student Career Services

Location TBD

Friday May 15, 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. – opening session, dinner, break-out groups

Saturday May 16, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. with dinner to follow

Sunday May 17, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. with dinner to follow

 

August 21 - 23, 2020

Science Communications

Led by Jory Weintraub

Location TBD

Friday August 21 (or 28), 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. – opening session, dinner, break-out groups

Saturday August 22 (or 29) 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. with dinner to follow

Sunday August 23 (or 30), 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. with dinner to follow

 

October 2020

Pillar 4: Engagement and Implementation

Led by Duke's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions

Location: Durham, NC

Specific dates TBD

 

Environmental Professionals Seminar Series

Career panels with non-academic environmental professionals (PhD). Additional details TBA.

 

Career Talks

Details forthcoming.

 

End of Year Bridging Event

December 2020 or Early January 2021. An event to close out the year and engage the new class of Fellows.