Sarah Schmidt

Director PAFEC/Staff in Residence, Ctr of Excellence

Picknelly Adult/Family Edu Ctr 

413.552.2939 (Tel)

Center for Excellence

Holyoke Community College’s Center for Excellence supports a culture of inclusion, innovation, and collaboration through quality professional development, access to progressive technology tools, and opportunities for employees to share and develop best practices to meet the diverse needs of our students, and to foster student success through faculty and staff excellence.

Check out our Guidelines for detailed information about how to access professional development funds related to the Strategic Plan goals, and to read more about our center processes.

OUR GOALS

  • Provide professional development opportunities that are meaningful, and impact our work and the success of our students
  • Promote inclusivity, diversity, equity and allyship through professional development, workshops, and continued collaborative work
  • Facilitate the sharing of knowledge, best practices, and new ideas with our colleagues across campus
  • Provide access to professional development funding that supports the achievement of the HCC FY19-FY22 Strategic Plan
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Explore the calendar of Professional Development events on campus. Each event contains a link  to register:

Want to offer your own workshop or other event in the Center for Excellence? Click here!

If you'd like to add your planned training/workshop to the HCC Professional Development calendar, click here.

CONTACT US

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cfe@hcc.edu
413.552.2939

Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs, Idelia Smith
Staff in Residence, Sarah Schmidt
Faculty in Residence, TBD

Sarah Schmidt

Director PAFEC/Staff in Residence, Ctr of Excellence

Picknelly Adult/Family Edu Ctr 

413.552.2939 (Tel)